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356: Pension Plans Vs. Investing, Welfare for the Rich, Government Creep & The Human Cost of Welfare by Phil Harvey

American Monetary Association

Release Date: 09/04/2020

367: Former Senior VP of Community Lending at Fannie Mae & National Low Income Housing Coalition NLIHC Barry Zigas show art 367: Former Senior VP of Community Lending at Fannie Mae & National Low Income Housing Coalition NLIHC Barry Zigas

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Jason Hartman talks with Barry Zigas, Senior Fellow at Consumer Federation of America. Barry shares a brief, descriptive history lesson on how Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac came to be. Barry and Jason discuss the low and middle-income housing crisis and what factors contribute to homeownership rates.  Barry Zigas joins Jason Hartman to discuss student loans compared to home loans. Is this similar to a problem we’ve seen in the recent past? How does the shortage of affordable new homes drive inflation? Key Takeaways: [1:00] Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were both created by acts of...

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366: Market Crash Predictions, California Climate Policy, Crypto History, Bitcoin & Mark Moss show art 366: Market Crash Predictions, California Climate Policy, Crypto History, Bitcoin & Mark Moss

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Jason Hartman interviews Lynette Zang, Chief Market Analyst at ITM Trading, about everything monetary policy. Opening with one of Lynette’s favorite charts shared from the FRED, Federal Reserve Education Department, Lynette, and Jason guide us through a discussion to clear up nominal confusion. Zang shares recent developments with FedNow and how this will affect the individual.  Jason asks Lynette what she recommends we should do to protect ourselves? Lynette expresses her confidence in gold and why this is one of the three central pillars of dynastic wealth. As well, Jason and Lynette...

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364: Macro-Economic Trends, Debt to GDP, Inflation, Japan George Gammon show art 364: Macro-Economic Trends, Debt to GDP, Inflation, Japan George Gammon

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George Gammon joins Jason Hartman remotely from Saint Barthélemy. What's happening with Japan's debt to GDP ratio, and how can the US compare to this? George talks about the change in the savings rate due to Coronavirus and how it is manipulated.  George and Jason discuss some ideas that the Fed may not want the common man to understand. As well, is deflation good or bad? Where are interest rates headed, and how can you come up with a prediction for that? Key Takeaways: [1:00] Life in St. Barts, low crime rate, yachts, and more.  [7:45] Jason opens the discussion on Japanonomics....

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363: AMERICA, What Went Wrong? The Crisis Deepens, James B. Steele, Pulitzer Prize & George Polk Winner show art 363: AMERICA, What Went Wrong? The Crisis Deepens, James B. Steele, Pulitzer Prize & George Polk Winner

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He is one of the most famous economic investigative journalists of all time, Jason Hartman interviews James B. Steel. Jason ask James about the decimated middle class, how did we get here, and how can we get out? As well, James touches on health care and the American dream, and how to make the middle class viable again. Book:  The newest book, America What Went Wrong, the Crisis Deepens Key Takeaways: [0:45] The middle class has been decimated, without a real dollar raise in four decades. How can this be? [5:00] Discussing how the median income is behind pace. [9:30] The free market has...

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362: CARES Act, HEROS Act Stimulus with Julio Gonzalez show art 362: CARES Act, HEROS Act Stimulus with Julio Gonzalez

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Jason Hartman talks with Julio Gonzalez, founder of Engineered Tax Services, a licensed engineering firm that focuses on tax benefits at federal, state, and local levels. Julio’s expertise on tax credits gives us a different perspective on where the economy is headed. Today, Jason and Julio discuss property reuse for affordable housing and redistribution centers. Julio shares knowledge about tax credits from selling air rights to 5G infrastructure. Key Takeaways: Julio Gonzalez [3:00] Is there a chance to see property reuse like hotels shifting to affordable housing? [4:00] Many REITs are...

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361: The Coming Financial Crisis & Crisis by Design by John Truman Wolfe show art 361: The Coming Financial Crisis & Crisis by Design by John Truman Wolfe

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Former senior credit officer for two California banks, and editor and publisher of The Strategic Financial Intelligence monthly newsletter, John Truman Wolfe joins Jason Hartman today talking about the coming financial crisis. The question is, will the bubble pop, if so, what will happen? As well, John and Jason talk about banks worldwide, who to trust, how much to evaluate them, and what they’ve done wrong. Will banking eventually lead to a global digital currency? Books:  Key Takeaways: [3:30] Big news from the Federal Reserve. [9:30] How long will the Fed keep interest rates...

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360: Unfu*k Yourself, Get Out of Your Head and Into Your Life by Gary John Bishop show art 360: Unfu*k Yourself, Get Out of Your Head and Into Your Life by Gary John Bishop

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Jason Hartman interviews author of the book, , by Gary John Bishop. Bishop shares pieces of the philosophy that shaped his world. His joy for helping others gave momentum towards sharing his wisdom in book and audio form. His approach to life is designed around forgiveness, being honest with oneself, and that significant change is available to everyone. Gary John Bishop is also author to  and . Key Takeaways: [2:45] “Have you ever felt like a hamster on a wheel, furiously turning your way through life with somehow going nowhere” - Gary John Bishop [4:00] The best...

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359: National Right to Work Committee Mark Mix show art 359: National Right to Work Committee Mark Mix

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Jason Hartman answers a listener question about investing in real estate amid COVID-19. When is a good time to start, or to extend a portfolio? Also, a reminder about the greater fool theory related to WSJ’s mention of Apple’s latest valuation. Invest in something that makes sense the day you buy it. 

Phil Harvey is today’s guest, discussing his recent book and a few ways that tax dollars are distributed to some for questionable reasons. Phil shares everything from billionaires receiving million-dollar payouts for owning farmland to customers paying double the price of sugar in the local grocery store. 

Book:

Welfare for the Rich: How Your Tax Dollars End Up in Millionaires’ Pockets-And What You Can Do About It by Phil Harvey

LivestreamSunday Morning, Coffee Tok (Talk) 11 AM EDT 

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Key Takeaways:

[3:20] “Is now (COVID-19) a good time to start investing in real estate?” Listener, Scott

[8:45] Jason elaborates on pension plans versus real estate investing, a continuation of the question from a listener, Scott. 

[12:45] Apple just passed the 2 trillion dollar market cap: what did WSJ say about it?

[13:45] The greater fool theory

Phil Harvey

[19:40] How are taxpayers getting burned by welfare going to many of the wrong places?

[22:30] How are the well-to-do getting welfare? 

[24:30] Jason and Phil discuss the bonuses received by owners of farmland for no apparent reason. 

[29:30] Some coastal cities have zoned land in such a way that housing has become unaffordable. 

[34:30] Is the open spaces argument, “you’ve already got yours, so you’re not going to share?”

[36:15] Everyone pays twice as much as they should have to pay for sugar, to benefit which sugar baron?

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