Radical Personal Finance

The New York Times recently published a story on the analysis of President Trump's tax returns. 

Allegedly, Trump has not paid any income taxes in 10 out of the last 15 years.

In today's podcast I analyze the financial planning behind the details in the article and teach you how you can use the same techniques Trump uses to shelter his income from taxes.

Joshua

Direct download: 2020-09-28_NY_Times_Article_on_Trump_Tax_Returns.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:54pm MST

On today's Friday Q&A show:

  • 1:03 I have a low-paying job while in college. How can I get a better job?
  • 18:22 What name should I use for my online activities?
  • 32:06 How do I actually take income from an investment portfolio in retirement?
  • 49:23 I'm leaving California for Central America; where should I go?
  • 1:11:50 I'm moving to Florida; what kind of hurricane planning do I need to do?
  • 1:17:50 I'm worried about my exposure to USD. How can I hedge my bets?
  • 1:22:54 I'm moving from California to Texas. What should I consider in the process?
  • 1:35:27 I'm starting a new business that might fail; how can I protect my assets?
  • 1:51:21 Should I pay off my mortgage?

To join me next week, go to https://patreon.com/RadicalPersonalFinance 

Direct download: 2020-09-25_Friday_QA.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:39pm MST

Billionaire Churck Feeney has recently finished giving away his entire $8 billion fortune.

In today's show, we'll talk about whether you should copy him and how you could do it.

Joshua

Direct download: 2020-09-21_How_to_Die_Broke_Like_Billionaire_Chuck_Feeney_Will.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:18pm MST

It's Friday! Today we cover:

  • 00:48 How to get a raise at your job.

  • 11:55 Should I classify a 2nd house as an investment property or a second home?

  • 25:30 Do I get a better deal on my mortgage by classifying a house as a second home?

  • 31:15 How do I solve the tension between Saving money and Giving money?

Enjoy!

Joshua

Direct download: 2020-09-18_Friday_QA.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:03pm MST

Direct download: 2020-09-15_Install_a_Success_Operating_System_in_Your_Children.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:24pm MST

Friday Q&A show! Today we discuss:

  • 00:30 Contractor status or employee status?
  • 31:00 What happens with our money when interest rates go negative?
  • 43:21 Is it really a good idea to have lots of cash on hand?
  • 1:03:30 How should I set up an emergency escape vehicle to get out of California wildfires?
  • 1:17:31 I used a life insurance loan as a down payment for my house; what do I do now?
Direct download: 2020-09-11_Friday_QA.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:07pm MST

In March, things looked really bleak. But the stock market recovered in a spectacular 5 month period.

Did we get it wrong? Do we regret anything we did?

Joshua


All of the news these days on coronavirus is positive. Is this a glimmer of the beginning of the end?

Although we certainly expect many more people to get sick with COVID-19 and some to die, I think it is.

I'll tell you why.

Joshua

Direct download: Great-Coronavirus-News-All-Around.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:20pm MST

All of the news these days on coronavirus is positive. Is this a glimmer of the beginning of the end?

Although we certainly expect many more people to get sick with COVID-19 and some to die, I think it is.

I'll tell you why.

Joshua

Direct download: Great-Coronavirus-News-All-Around.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:20pm MST

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