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144: Own Your Future – Digital Assets, with Flippa CEO Blake Hutchison
May 22 • 99 min
In this episode, Blake will share his experience with buying and selling domains including other digital assets. Find out how to successfully invest in this space and what you need to know before buying a new website. Listen to the end to learn about new…
143: Luxury Real Estate, with Ryan Serhant
May 6 • 55 min
In this episode, Ryan Serhant will share an inside look into selling a billion-dollar per year of luxury real estate. Get insight into how high-end private deals are created including buyer and seller fee structures. In the end, you’ll hear about the ways…
142: Q1 Investment Updates – The 2020 Downturn
Apr 21 • 66 min
Sam Marks and Johnny FD are self-made entrepreneurs who invest their own money and use modern technology to invest like a boss. During this episode, Sam and Johnny FD provide their perspectives on managing investments at different wealth levels as the…
141: Online Businesses – The State of the Industry, with Empire Flipper’s Joe Magnotti
Apr 10 • 82 min
In this episode, we will discuss the 2020 trends for buying and selling online businesses. Expect to hear predictions of where this industry is headed including ways to navigate businesses during the COVID-19 crises. Whether you are buying a business and…
140: John McAfee – COVID-19, and the Best Chapter of Life
Mar 31 • 50 min
John McAfee is a US computer programmer, businessman and fugitive millionaire, who is well known for his antivirus software company McAfee. John McAfee is wanted in the US for various crimes and he is in hiding. In this episode, Sam and Johnny, talk with…
139: How to Buy Stocks and Index Funds for Newbies: Investing 101
Mar 24 • 73 min
In this episode, Sam and Johnny, who are long term investors, discuss the current situation with the market. They explain why this might be the best time to look into investing. They explain the basics of investing for beginners, give advice on what…
138: How Global Finance is Making Us All Poorer – Nicholas Shaxson
Mar 18 • 70 min
On this episode, Nick talks about his take on the issues in the economy based on his experiences. He shares his insights about the schemes in the business industry which poses a great danger to the economy and democracy. During the discussion, he delves…
137: Best Visas & Citizenships by Investment, with Andrew Henderson
Mar 4 • 66 min
In this episode, you will learn how to go offshore, keep more of your wealth, and enjoy an unprecedented level of global freedom. Find out what you need to consider when renouncing your US citizenship including insight into the best passport to obtain as…
136: KingMakers - the shift to investing in offline businesses
Feb 18 • 60 min
On this episode, Kylon talks about investing in small businesses that would potentially grow to a million-dollar business, with the help of his company, the KingMakers. He explains some key points in strategically building industry by starting with…
135: Innovation at AT&T, Investing in 5G and IoT with Chris Penrose
Feb 7 • 54 min
During the episode, Chris reveals how AT&T conceptualize and plan out their innovations, especially on coming up with the best ideas for technological developments. He explains the advancements in the new 5G and IoT technology; and how they will be…
134: 2020 New Year’s Investment Updates, with Johnny FD & Sam Marks
Jan 10 • 79 min
In this episode, Sam and Johnny share their investment strategies, one of which is generating passive income. They reveal a ton of insights on how to handle your finances by sharing their own investment choices. They also provide advice to cope with the…
133: 2019 Year in Review, Sam Marks & Johnny FD
Dec 16, 2019 • 69 min
During the episode, Sam and Johnny share their amazing travels for the year, including the Trans-Siberian Trip, which has been on Sam’s bucket list for quite some time. They share their experiences while on their adventures and their realizations…
132: Buying a Business vs. Starting a New One, with Ace Chapman
Nov 12, 2019 • 83 min
On this episode, Ace weighs the difference between buying a business and building a business. As an investor himself, he explains his approach to business that may help other investors generate the best returns. This is also an inspiring episode where he…
131: Equity Crowdfunding in 2020, with StartEngine CEO Howard Marks
Oct 28, 2019 • 55 min
On this episode, Howard explains the impact of Equity Crowdfunding on the economy. He believes that this investment platform is the future of finance, especially for small businesses. He shares his journey in building StartEngine and the vision that led…
130: Family Offices – Lifestyle Strategies of the Super Rich with Richard Wilson
Oct 14, 2019 • 68 min
During the episode, Richard brings us into the world of the super rich with over $100M net worth. After working for them for several years, he has learned several strategies on how they accumulate their wealth. He explains how the ultra-wealthy manage…
129: Q4 Investment Updates & Portfolio Review - Sam & Johnny
Oct 2, 2019 • 71 min
During this episode, Sam and Johnny share their investment strategies which helped them maximize investment returns. They also share their travel experiences which include finding an amazing recording studio, living a new home, and flying on a private…
128: 5G Has Arrived – How to Invest, And What To Expect with Matthew Cochrane
Sep 13, 2019 • 62 min
During this episode, Matthew will share how investors can profit off the 5G wireless revolution. Learn what 5G is, why it’s so important and what the risks are when investing in 5G. Listen for specific stocks that may beat the market over the next several…
127: SaaS Businesses – Valuing, Investing, and Exiting with Dustin Struckman
Aug 28, 2019 • 61 min
During this episode, Dustin will share how to value, exit, and invest successfully in a SaaS business. Learn about the typical deal structures and digital acquisitions including Sam and Johnny FD’s experience selling their business. Listen to the end to…
126: Happy Money, Improving Your Relationship With Money - Ken Honda
Aug 12, 2019 • 41 min
During this episode, Ken will help you discover the tools you already possess to heal your own life and relationship with money. Learn how to treat money as a welcome guest, allowing it to come and go with respect and without resentment; understand and…
125: Vetting Real Estate Deals Terms, with Omar Khan
Jul 30, 2019 • 83 min
In this episode, Omar will discuss why every potential investor should read and understand the PPM. Find out ways to leverage property tax advantages that will bring down your tax bracket. Learn how real money is made in real estate private equity while…
124: Q3 2019 Updates: Sam & Johnny FD Review Investments, Lifestyle, and Quarterly Plans
Jul 18, 2019 • 73 min
Sam Marks and Johnny FD give an inside look into their financially independent lifestyle and share how their current investments are performing. Listen for unique travel stories like when Sam ran with the bulls, Johnny broke his nose, and their…
123: Inside an Accelerator, with Startup Wise Guys’ Jone Vaituleviciute
Jul 1, 2019 • 51 min
During this episode, Jone will reveal details on the 3 month-long on-site mentors driven program held in either Tallinn (Estonia), Riga (Latvia) or Vilnius (Lithuania). Learn how they help teams position themselves to raise the next funding round within 6…
122: Lifestyle Investing, Passive Income, and The Financial Dream
Jun 9, 2019 • 63 min
During this episode, Sam and Johnny FD will share how their investments generate a passive income that affords them to live an adventurous lifestyle while growing assets. Listen as they dissect their vastly diverse asset allocation so that you can…
121: Investing in Private Real Estate Funds, with MLG Capital’s Tim Wallen
May 20, 2019 • 65 min
During this episode, Tim will share how you can generate superior returns through the meticulous execution of real estate investment strategies. Learn how MLG aligns the funds & investors interest in fee structures including the tax advantages for the…
120: Real Estate Investing in Belize, with Will Mitchell
May 6, 2019 • 73 min
During this episode, Will share why you may want to invest in the Belizean real estate market. Learn how to how to buy real estate in Belize and what property taxes are like. Find out why Belize is the fastest growing country in the Caribbean from a…
119: Q1 2019 Review, Sam & Johnny’s New Investments and Update
Apr 17, 2019 • 56 min
Sam Marks and Johnny FD will discuss any updates to their finances, investments, and personal portfolios. During this episode, Sam and Johnny will share insight into last quarters earnings and losses in investments like Wealthfront, online and property…
118: Estate Planning 101 with Matthew Wiley
Mar 7, 2019 • 78 min
During this episode, you’ll be given the tools and techniques to create a financial and legal plan for your future regardless of your wealth level. Find out some of the most important documents you’ll need when preparing your estate plan. Learn the proper…
117: The Big Short? Danny Moses Now Calls The Big Long – Cannabis
Feb 21, 2019 • 63 min
During this episode, Danny will talk about investing in the emerging industry of cannabis which he now calls ‘The Big Long’. Learn how and why you should invest including what companies and categories to choose. You’ll also hear entertaining insight into…
116: Bob Sapp - MMA, Entertainment, and Financial Planning for Athletes
Feb 11, 2019 • 58 min
During this episode, Bob will share how his transition from a fighter to an entertainer has given him long term success. Expect to learn about his personal portfolio including his plans for retirement and future investments. Find out how Bob will add a…
115: 2019 Financial Resolutions, Life Plans and Updates
Jan 27, 2019 • 77 min
Sam Marks and Johnny FD are here to talk about their 2019 financial resolutions, life plans, and investment updates. During this episode, you’ll hear an update on Sam and Johnny’s investment accounts such including Vanguard, Wealthfront, PeerStreet,…
114: Opportunity Zones – Dissecting the Opportunity in O Zones, with Eddie Lorin
Jan 17, 2019 • 53 min
During this episode, Eddie will share how your investment in Opportunity Zones have the potential to pull millions of Americans out of poverty and generate both financial and social returns for investors. Find out what exactly O Zones are and ways to put…
113: Mortgage Servicing, How it Works, and AHP’s New $50m Fund - DeAnn Donovan
Dec 14, 2018 • 35 min
During this episode, DeAnn shares talk about what mortgage servicing is, how it works, and how you can make a passive income while getting monthly payouts. Learn how AHP is protecting investors, borrowers, and proprietary information. Find out if this…
112: FIRE – Financial Independence, Retire Early
Dec 4, 2018 • 85 min
During this episode, Sam and Johnny FD will share how they hit FIRE including how YOU can do the same. Find out how much money you actually need to retire and how to calculate it. Understand the 4% rule and learn to apply it to your life. Listen to the…
111: O’Shares ETFs Quality Weighted Approach with CEO Connor O’Brien
Nov 27, 2018 • 60 min
During this episode, Mr. O’Brein will share a series of ETFs designed to be core long-term investment holdings. He will talk about the rule-based approach that provides attractive performance and limited volatility with an emphasis on income. Expect to…
110: How Anyone Can Beat the Market with Mad Hedge Fund Trader John Thomas
Nov 15, 2018 • 43 min
During this episode, John will share some of the investing principals that he’s used to yielding him up to 35% returns. Learn about the trade alerts, his favorite platforms to use, and how traveling the world has only improved his success. Expect to hear…
109: Why Modern Portfolio Theory Fails Investors with Daniel Peris
Nov 11, 2018 • 72 min
During this episode, Daniel will talk about how you can bring some common sense back to your investing. He’ll speak on some old strategies that just don’t work anymore including why Modern Portfolio theory may not be the answer. Expect to learn how to…
108: Money2020 Conference Takeaways with Paytient Founder Brian Whorley
Oct 31, 2018 • 74 min
Explore the future of money with Sam Marks and Brian Whorley, found of Paytient, an innovative startup that is improving access to affordable healthcare. The Money2020 Conference is where leaders, innovators, and disruptors unite to drive change and…
107: 2018 Q3 Updates – The Downturn
Oct 22, 2018 • 66 min
During the episode, co-hosts Sam & Johnny talk about the downturn of this quarter in the stock market and the implications it brings. They gave comments on each investment they ventured in that has been significantly affected by this fall. Also, they…
106: How to Build and Profit from a Self-Storage Facility with Kevin She
Oct 12, 2018 • 71 min
On this episode, Kevin reveals the step-by-step process of setting up a self-storage facility - from choosing the location to promoting the business. He explains the fundamentals of self-storage and why it is a perfect real estate investment scheme. This…
105: Cap Rates – Understanding Real Estate Yields and Valuations
Oct 3, 2018 • 81 min
On this episode, Omar provides a better understanding of what cap rates are for people who are not very familiar with the terminologies in the real estate industry. He explains how cap rates work and what external factors affect its value. He gives away…
104: AirBnB Rental Business, Listener Investing Questions Answered
Sep 27, 2018 • 60 min
This is a special episode where the guests answer the listeners’ questions from The Boss Lounge about short-term rentals. If you are a property owner or a traveler looking for a place to rent, this is a perfect episode to start your real estate journey.…
103: After the Big Exit - Investing Philosophy and Life Optimization with David Hauser
Sep 17, 2018 • 63 min
On this episode, David shares his journey after selling the company that he built and managed for over 12 years. He reveals the emotional struggle he went through after his big exit and what he did with his money after that. David gives his perspective on…
102: Understanding Credit Score and Comparing the Best Credit Cards
Aug 28, 2018 • 76 min
During the episode, Ted gives away the tricks and tips in choosing the perfect credit card that will suit your lifestyle. Since credit cards are used by most of the people, understanding its use is of great benefit. He explains how credit score works and…
101: ICOs 101, Inside an Initial Coin Offering with Marshall Taplits
Aug 14, 2018 • 83 min
On this episode, Marshall explains the fundamentals of ICOs and its impact on the present generation. Since we have reached the era of the internet, much digital advancement has been introduced. As an expert in ICOs, Marshall educates us on what an ICO is…
100: 100th Episode - Listener Questions and Answers!
Aug 3, 2018 • 81 min
On this special episode, Sam & Johnny answers questions from listeners based on their own knowledge and experience. This conversation reveals so many tips and strategies that would help you take control of your finances!
99: Q2 Investment and Performance Updates - Sam & Johnny
Jul 24, 2018 • 83 min
On the episode, Sam & Johnny reveal the performances of their investments during this quarter. They have been discussing various investment platforms in the past episodes and they will share which funds they invested in and how it turned out. If you are…
98: Mobile Home Park Investing with Jefferson Lilly
Jul 10, 2018 • 74 min
During the episode, Jefferson educates us on what a mobile home park is and what investment opportunities surround it. He corrects the misconception of most people when it comes to mobile home owners. He presents the ups and downs of owning and operating…
97: When Buying a Starter Home Goes Terribly Wrong - Chris Harrison
Jul 3, 2018 • 71 min
On this episode, Chris shares the appalling experience of buying their first home. He enumerates the flaws they discovered in the house including the electrical system, the plumbing, and the termite infestation. He sheds light on the idea of buying a…
96: 6 Keys to Protecting your Properties from Lawsuits with Scott Smith
Jun 22, 2018 • 63 min
During the episode, Scott explains the 6 keys that would help property owners protect their assets from devastating lawsuits. In the real estate world, getting sued is a common thing and a very expensive one. He explains the foundation of asset protection…
95: Finance Tips Your College Professors Didn’t Teach You - Michael Taylor
Jun 11, 2018 • 94 min
During the episode, Michael reveals several tips in growing wealth which you did not learn from school. He believes that venturing into investments at an early age promises a future of fortune. He explains how compound interest works, why we need to…
94: Why We Invest, Financial Freedom, and Selecting Base Locations
May 29, 2018 • 71 min
During the episode, Zach, Sam, and Johnny talk about investing not with money, but with time and knowledge. If we have achieved our financial goal, what then? They discuss what financial freedom really means and what the perfect lifestyle is for each one…
93: Ed Conard - The Upside of Inequality, Optimizing Prosperity
May 9, 2018 • 58 min
On this episode, Ed corrects the misconceptions about the middle-class wagers being squeezed by the top 1% as we are all made to believe. He gives a fresh perspective of the upsides of inequality relative to economic growth. He also shares his vision of…
92: Q1 Updates – Sam & Johnny on Investments, Business, and Travel
Apr 16, 2018 • 63 min
On this episode, Sam & Johnny share their investment updates including the significant investments they ventured in and the downturns of some of their investments during the 1st quarter. They also share their work progress in the past 3 months and how…
91: Behavioral Finance in P2P Lending with Laura Gonzalez
Apr 12, 2018 • 64 min
During the episode, Laura reveals the major biases of lenders in terms of approving loans apart from their credit information. She explains the theory of beauty premium which significantly influence the decision of lenders. She also explains how they…
90: HSAs 101, Health Savings Accounts with Evan Prokup of HSAedge
Apr 3, 2018 • 69 min
During the episode, Evan explains the fundamentals of Health Saving Accounts (HSA) including its aspects and benefits. He also explains the HSA triple tax advantage, eligibility, investment opportunities, and income requirements. This episode answers all…
89: AirBnB Income Stream, Investment Properties and 3rd Party Management with Frank Valencia
Mar 22, 2018 • 48 min
During the episode, Frank explains the services they provide at Bongo PM. As an expert in the business industry, he describes the benefits of having their company manage your properties for short-term rentals. Listen in and learn a lot about the…
88: Structuring Tax Free Income, Puerto Rico Act 22 - Jorie Roberts
Mar 15, 2018 • 58 min
During the episode, Jorie explains two tax laws, known as Act 20, the Export Services Act, and Act 22, the Individual Investors Act, which shields new residents of Puerto Rico from paying most federal income. And since these laws apply to the residents of…
87: Tax Reform: Investing in 2018’s New Economy with Jordan Goodman
Mar 6, 2018 • 50 min
On this episode, Jordan explains the impact of the 2018 tax reform both in corporate and individual level. He also explains its impact on the stock market and other investment ventures. He gives tips and strategies on what, where, and how to invest in…
86: Index Fund Allocation Modeling with Johnny & Sam
Feb 27, 2018 • 62 min
On this episode, Johnny and Sam explain the basics of index funds, stocks, and asset allocation. They discuss investment strategies which helps investors balance their portfolio while minimizing risks. They also talk about fundamental considerations when…
85: Crypto Asset Storage and Security, with Gregor Gregersen
Feb 21, 2018 • 62 min
On this episode, Greg reveals how the idea of physical crypto storage came about and what makes it the safest storage for cryptocurrency in the market. He explains the risks of keeping these assets digitally and how to alleviate these risks. This episode…
84: Note Investing 101, with Dave Van Horn
Feb 12, 2018 • 69 min
On this episode, Dave discusses the basic fundamentals of Note Investing including where and how to invest in it. He explains what a note is and how to profit from it. He shares his own venture from the real estate industry to the note business. You may…
83: Mutual Funds 101, the $17 Trillion Industry with Mark Renz
Jan 29, 2018 • 77 min
This episode explains the basics and fundamentals of mutual funds. Mark defines what a mutual fund is and other mutual funds that we might not be aware of. He teaches some strategies on how to beat the market, how to manage funds, and how to achieve…
82: Dual Momentum Investing with Gary Antonacci
Jan 16, 2018 • 37 min
On this episode, he explains the fundamentals of momentum investing, its history, and its market efficiency. He also explains the relationship between momentum investing and trend following, his stand on the efficient market hypothesis, and the best…
81: New Year’s Investing Updates, Plans, and Goals for 2018
Jan 8, 2018 • 64 min
On this episode, Sam and Johnny reveal the changes in both their assets from various investment platforms they ventured in. They also share their investment plans and goals for 2018 as well as the lessons they learned from the previous year. Sam and…
80: Mining for Bitcoin with MGTCI’s President Steve Schaeffer
Dec 27, 2017 • 57 min
On this episode, Steve explains MGTI’s mining operations and returns. He also explains why the company chose to mine Bitcoins over other cryptocurrencies. He shares MGTI’s strategies in choosing locations, securing bitcoins, and gaining profit. Listen in…
79: Cannabis – Profiting from the “Green Rush” with Michael Berger
Dec 19, 2017 • 51 min
Countries still have different opinions with regards to the legality of this plant medicine. But on the investment side of things, Michael explains the business opportunities for Cannabis and how investors could actually profit from this industry.
78: Bitcoin 101, How to Invest In Cryptocurrency
Dec 7, 2017 • 61 min
This episode helps you answer the question – Should you own Bitcoin? Johnny and Sam give their insights on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and why it is considered the future. They recount the growth of Bitcoin over the years. They give tips on where…
77: Turnkey Real Estate Investing vs. REITs
Nov 22, 2017 • 74 min
On this episode, he talks about the advantages of owning hard assets over investing on paper assets. He explains the process of buying properties, assessing income, and closing contracts. He also explains the management and maintenance set-up and how the…
76: Marc Faber – is 2018 Heading for Gloom, Boom, or Doom?
Nov 13, 2017 • 83 min
This episode visualizes the possibilities of the future in terms of Economy and Investments. As an expert in the field, Dr. Faber explains how the world has changed rapidly and what could be expected in the coming years. He also offers great insights on…
75: Impact Investing – Running the Vatican’s Accelerator with Steve Forte
Nov 2, 2017 • 70 min
On this episode, he explains what a VC is and what to expect when pursuing this endeavor. He shares his expertise in pitching a startup business to invest and minimize risk. He also shares how Vatican Accelerator started and how it has been progressing…
74: Q3 Investment Updates
Oct 16, 2017 • 79 min
Sam Marks and Johnny FD bring another update episode about their high-performing investments, net worth, income flow, and the 3-month digital journey. They’ll explain the different investment strategies that they’ve applied during the past quarter and…
73: Trend Following: How to Profit with Michael Covel
Oct 9, 2017 • 67 min
Michael Covel joins this episode to explain what trend following is for the “non-techy” people to understand. He discusses the ways to invest and access trend following to generate profits successfully. Listen to the end and learn from the boss on how and…
72: Card Counting: Investing in Math to Take Millions from Casinos
Sep 25, 2017 • 45 min
During the episode, Colin talks about the ability to count cards and beat the casinos for profits. He reveals what most gamblers fail to realize – Blackjack is a game that can be beaten. Find out why there is no gamble if you think differently, work…
71: Bitcoin vs. Ethereum, and the Future of the Internet - Ivan on Tech
Sep 18, 2017 • 75 min
On this episode, he explains the difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum. He also explains the foundations of Blockchain Technology, Decentralized Applications, and Cryptocurrencies. He shares his visions for the ICOs and the future of the Internet. If…
70: Sports Betting: Invest with Vegas’s Best in This New Fund
Sep 8, 2017 • 59 min
On this episode, Chris shows why sports betting is the next big thing and foresees it to become a trillion-dollar industry. He explains how sports betting works and why it should not be considered a gamble, but an investment instead. Listen to the end to…
69: FX Market – Profit From the 5 Trillion Dollar Daily Trading Volume
Aug 31, 2017 • 67 min
During the show, Brian and Teng will discuss how geo political events affect the FX market, what it takes to become a full-time trader, and the biggest mistakes to avoid. Listen to the end to hear how they manage multiple accounts and the earnings…
68: Municipal Bonds, How Insiders Scale Their Tax Free Income
Aug 24, 2017 • 62 min
Michael Foster from Contrarian Outlook joins us for another episode to explain how to use municipal bonds to scale your tax-free income. Find out how to buy municipal bonds, determine if you should buy an individual muni bond, and understand the risk…
67: Strike Oil, Invest in Oil & Gas Projects with EnergyFunders
Aug 17, 2017 • 74 min
During the show, Casey will explain the different types of oil investments that you can make including the potential returns. You’ll learn about the tax deductions you can receive and the key pros and cons of the oil business. Listen to the end for…
66: Meet the Drapers: Invest with Tim, Bill and Jesse Draper
Aug 10, 2017 • 54 min
Sarika Batra is the Producer and Director of ‘Meet the Drapers’, the first-ever startup crowdfunding show that features startups pitching 3 generations of Drapers. The twist is that the millions of viewers are the investors! Sarika will reveal how the…
65: Bitcoin vs. Stocks, Tesla vs. Ford
Aug 2, 2017 • 89 min
Mike Murgio will explain why Tesla or Ford may be your next investment including how to compare, value, and buy these individual stocks. Find out why Tesla is surpassing Ford in market share and Mike’s current view on the equity market and potential…
64: Trading Options Full Time: $0 - $100K Annually with Kirk Du Plessis
Jul 27, 2017 • 63 min
Kirk Du Plessis is the founder of Option Alpha, an online education and coaching platform for investors interested in learning more about the financial markets and derivative options. Kirk is responsible for everything from maintaining the business model
63: Talking CEFs for 9.9%+ Yield with ‘CEF Professor’ Michael Foster
Jul 19, 2017 • 57 min
Michael Foster is the Lead Research Analyst for Contrarian Outlook. He is the only analyst in the world who is 100% devoted to CEFs with market caps under $1 billion. Michaels reports are widely read by analysts and portfolio managers at some of the large
62: Q2 Investing Updates + Early Retirement
Jul 12, 2017 • 73 min
Sam Marks and Johnny FD share their investing update over the past three months. Listen as Sam explains why he exchanged a half million USD into RMB and how Johnny’s Forex account has developed. You’ll find out if early retirement is right for you includi
61: RealtyMogul CEO Jilliene Helman, Transforming Commercial Real Estate Investing
Jul 5, 2017 • 39 min
Jilliene Helman is the CEO of RealtyMogul, the largest online marketplace for investors to pool money and crowdfund pre-vetted real estate investments. Prior to RealtyMogul, Jilliene served as Vice President at Union Bank, where she spent time
60: M.C. Laubscher - Investing Lessons from the Cash Flow Ninja
Jun 30, 2017 • 76 min
M.C. Laubscher is the CEO of Valhalla Wealth Financial, a company that helps individuals, families, small business owners, professionals & entrepreneurs employ wealth acquisition & financial management strategies for growth. M.C. is also the host of the p
59: YieldStreet - The Future of Non-Correlated Asset Investing with CEO Milind Mehere
Jun 27, 2017 • 69 min
Milind Mehere is the founder and CEO of YieldStreet which is an online marketplace for investing in alternative asset-based loans. 8-20% target returns. 1-3 year terms. Milind has worked for industry-defining companies and personally built and scaled thre
58: Royalty Exchange - Acquire Jay-Z, Britney Spears, and Popular Music Royalties
Jun 15, 2017 • 61 min
Jeff Schneider is President & CFO of Royalty Exchange which is an online marketplace where artists can sell a portion of their royalty stream to private investors as a way of raising money. They offer unprecedented flexibility that allows qualified seller
57: MJ DeMarco – What the Unscripted & Millionaire Fastlane Author Himself Invests In
Jun 7, 2017 • 54 min
MJ DeMarco is the current founder of Viperion Publishing Corp., a media company focused on online and print content distribution. He also is admin/founder for The Fastlane Forum, the webs’ leading destination forum for start-up, finance, and entrepreneuri
56: James Altucher - $15 Million to Zero and Back, Investing, Passion, and Creativity
May 31, 2017 • 62 min
James Altucher is an American hedge fund manager, entrepreneur, bestselling author, venture capitalist, and podcaster. He has started and run more than 20 companies, some of which failed, several of which he sold for large exits. More important, James has
55: The LandGeek, 5000 Raw Land Flips Through Automation
May 24, 2017 • 53 min
Mark J. Podolsky (AKA The Land Geek) is widely considered the Country’s most trusted and foremost authority on buying and selling raw, undeveloped land within the United States. He has been actively investing in Real Estate and Raw Land since 2001 and h
54: How Anyone Can Retire in 10 Years or Less, with Todd Tresidder
May 17, 2017 • 59 min
Todd Tresidder is a retired hedge fund manager turned money coach and financial blogger at He became financially independent at age 35 through investing and is still an active investor who earns consistent investment returns in both u
53: Commercial Real Estate Investing with CrowdStreet CEO Tore Steen
May 10, 2017 • 61 min
Tore Steen is the CEO and Co-founder of CrowdStreet which is a crowdsourcing platform connecting investors with Main Street investment real estate opportunities. Tore is a business leader in the internet and software industries with deep expertise in stra
52: The # 1 Rule of Investing, with Phil Town
May 3, 2017 • 72 min
Phil Town is an investor, motivational speaker, hedge fund manager and 2x New York Times best-selling author. Through Rule #1 Investing, he teaches personal investing at a free 3-day workshop where he empowers people to invest money on their own and stop
51: Kitco Global Trade Director, Peter Hug’s Views on Markets and Metals
Apr 26, 2017 • 52 min
Peter Hug is the Director of Global Trade at Kitco Metals Inc, which has retail and online departments for trading metals as well as a news division called Kitco News. Peter is one of a handful of experts who have succeeded through multiple bull and bear
50: Wealthfront CEO Andy Rachleff, Investing the Robo Way
Apr 18, 2017 • 53 min
Andy Rachleff is not only a veteran in finance, he is also a pioneer in modern investing. Wealthfront is due more than their fair share of pioneering and innovating Rob-advisors, and helping millions of people start investing in the market in a smarter, m
49: How to Make $500K a Year Doing Door-2-Door Sales
Apr 12, 2017 • 80 min
Bryan Ravit is a tenacious, 32-year-old salesman who is mastering the art of the selling. For over a decade, Bryan has been doing sales the hard way, cold calling, and door-2-door. He has continuously developed and refined his skill and used it to bounce
48: Q1 Investment Updates: Invest Like a Boss
Apr 5, 2017 • 73 min
It’s the end of Q1 and Johnny and Sam catch up on all things including investment performance, winners and losers, what their Q2 plans are, and major takeaways from the last 3 months of Invest like a Boss episodes. They also reveal and disclose their pe
47: CPA to Self-Made, Bryce Leo’s Multi-Million Dollar Crush Empire
Mar 29, 2017 • 77 min
Bryce Leo is the 31-year-old owner of Crush Empire, which specializes in online prep courses for advanced education exams. Bryce has a classic hustler story grounded on investing in himself, and one that has evolved quickly over the last 5 years. What mak
46: Flags Theory, the 5 Flags of Diversification with Lief Simon
Mar 21, 2017 • 84 min
Lief Simon is the boss over at Offshore Living Letter, which produces publications and offers services to help people internationalize oneself and their financial interests. He has lived in several foreign countries himself and put his good word to practi
45: Behavioral Finance and How Betterment is Optimizing Around It
Mar 15, 2017 • 75 min
Dan Egan is the Director of Behavioral Finance and Investments at Betterment. He has spent his career using behavioral finance to help people make better financial and investment decisions. Dan is a published author of multiple publications related to beh
44: Building the Crash Proof Retirement System with Phil Cannella
Mar 7, 2017 • 143 min
Phil Cannella is the founder and creator of The Crash Proof Retirement System. The Crash Proof System was born in the ashes of the financial collapse of 2000 and developed to bring consumers a strategy that guarantees preservation of principle while still
43: Fundrise eREITs: How to Choose Your Investments with Kendall Davis
Mar 1, 2017 • 60 min
Kendall Davis is the All-Star Director of Investments at Fundrise and based in Washington D.C. Since Episode 13 with their CEO Ben Miller, we have made multiple new investments into the Fundrise eREITS. As with other modern investment products, new questi
42: What You Need to Know About Dividend Investing in 2017
Feb 22, 2017 • 61 min
Ky Trang Ho is the founder of Key Financial Media LLC which produces marketing content for financial service firms and is a regular contributor to the financial column including a recent article that peaked our interest called What You Need to Know About
41: Brew Johnson: The New Engine Driving PeerStreet and LA’s Hot Tech Scene
Feb 15, 2017 • 74 min
Brew Johnson is the Co-Founder and CEO of PeerStreet, a P-2-P lending platform that collateralizes borrowers property to secure the loans with the underlying real estate asset. PeerStreet has been turning on investors to a great asset class once only acce
40: Simplifying Startup Investing for Un-Accredited Investors
Feb 8, 2017 • 73 min is the official spinoff of AngelList and allows unaccredited investors with the ability to invest in pre-vetted startup companies. Equity crowdfunding presents a new sector of investing that has been a long time in the making, but only recent
39: Harry Dent: Demographics, Bubbles, and The Sale of a Lifetime
Feb 1, 2017 • 71 min
Harry Dent is the reigning expert on demographic trends, consumer fundamentals, and bubbles. He is known for his unique research into how demographic and consumer cycles in spending impact our economies around the world. Throughout his long career as an e
38: Chris Dunn: Bitcoin, Crypto-Currencies, and How to Profit
Jan 25, 2017 • 75 min
Chris Dunn is a world-renowned entrepreneur, investor, and educator. He has unique expertise in crypto-currencies that he developed off a background in day trading. He uses this powerful medium to profit off trades in Bitcoin and other crypto-currencies
37: Alternative Financial Medicine with Dr. Meadows
Jan 18, 2017 • 77 min
Dr. Kenyon Meadows is a practicing radiation oncologist and avid investment enthusiast. He is launching a new finance blog called Alternative Financial Medicine and has an upcoming book of the same. The blog focuses on what are called alternative assets.
36: Dr. Daniel Crosby – 10 Commandments of Investing Success
Jan 11, 2017 • 79 min
Daniel Crosby is a PHD, and Psychologist, and behavioral finance expert who helps organizations understand the intersection of mind and markets. He joins us on this episode to discuss the 10 commandments of investing success he outlines in his New York Ti
35: Inflation, Wealth Management, and Scotch
Jan 4, 2017 • 92 min
Dave Siegel is a Financial Advisor from Northwestern Mutual who focuses on holistic Wealth Management and Financial Planning. He joins us together from his office in West Palm Beach, Florida to discuss 14 different asset classes and how inflation may affe
34: New Years Resolutions, Goals, Plans for 2017
Dec 28, 2016 • 64 min
Johnny and Sam recap an incredible year in 2016, having both traveled to 17 countries they share some of the key takeaways from their experiences. They also discuss their favorite books from 2016 and their resolutions and goals for themselves as well as p
33: Brett Owens, 3 Recession Proof REITs to Buy Now
Dec 21, 2016 • 66 min
Brett Owens is the Chief Investment Strategist of Contrarian Outlook and a regular contributor to Forbes investment column. In the flagship publication the Contrarian Income Report, their focus is secure yields of 6% or better with price upside. As the n
32: Startup Crowdfunding with Indiegogo Co-Founder, Slava Rubin
Dec 14, 2016 • 50 min
Slava Rubin is the co-founder and Chief Business Officer of Indiegogo. Along with his position on the Board, Slava is responsible for innovation and growth at Indiegogo. He also represented the crowdfunding industry at the White House during the signing o
31: The Landlord: How I Acquired 485 Properties in 12 months
Dec 7, 2016 • 74 min
This episode is going to make you stand up or sit down, whatever the opposite is of what you are currently doing. “The Landlord” is famous in Real Estate investing circles. He is the real life story of Rich Dad Poor Dad mixed with a twist of the hard
30: 10 Modern Investment Performances Reviewed with Johnny FD & Sam
Nov 30, 2016 • 74 min
A great recap of some of the key learnings of the podcast to date. We dive into 10 investments Johnny and Sam have made recently through the learnings of the podcast. Vanguard, PeerStreet, WealthFront, ArtofFX, Betterment, LendingClub, Drop Shipping store
29: Predicting, Trading and Profiting from Trump’s Victory
Nov 23, 2016 • 54 min
Hi guys, in this new episode 29 we were able to get Chris O’Donnell on the show to discuss how he predicted, traded, and profited from the recent Trump victory in the US election. Just how did he do it? You can listen to the full episode here. We publ
28: RealtyShares CEO: The Future Landscape of Real Estate Investing
Nov 15, 2016 • 60 min
Nav Athwal is the very impressive founder and CEO of RealtyShares, a leading online marketplace for Individual and Institutional Investors to securely invest as little as $5,000 into private real estate investment properties all across the USA. Investment
27: DoughRoller, Robo-Advisors and Tax Loss Harvesting
Nov 8, 2016 • 46 min
Rob Berger is the man behind We’ve appreciated his material over the last year and found his research and content on Robo-advisors particularly pertinent to our recent discussions. Jon Stein came on the show back in episode 22 to discus
26: Rob Kall Zero to One - 3 Exits for Over $100m
Nov 3, 2016 • 55 min
Rob Käll has achieved the real American Dream. He immigrated from Sweden in his early 20’s wanting to become a Rockstar in Miami. But this dream was short-lived and he quickly pivoted into start-ups as a technical talent. Over the course of 10 years, h
25: Paul Merriman: 12 Investment Decisions Guaranteed to Change Your Financial Future
Oct 26, 2016 • 94 min
Paul Merriman is an internationally recognized authority on mutual funds, index investing, asset allocation modelling and buy-and-hold strategies. He has over 50 years of investing and advising experience and we are stoked to be able to tap into his wealt
24: Financial Samurai, Sam Dogen Zero to One
Oct 10, 2016 • 71 min
Sam Dogen from Financial Samurai is one of the premier bloggers and names in self-made success. His blog provides actionable advice in living responsibly, making smart financial decision, and steps to accumulating wealth for an ea
23: From $0 to Self Made - How to 300X Your Investment
Sep 30, 2016 • 75 min
In this episode we do a much anticipated deep dive into co-host Johnny FD’s personal story on how he got started by investing in himself way before he ever bought REITs or ETFs. Most importantly how he made his first dollar even before what he’s already
22: Betterment CEO Jon Stein: A Decade of Pioneering Robo Advisory
Sep 23, 2016 • 58 min
Jon Stein is the very popular CEO of Betterment, a platform that is pioneering “Robo-Advisory” and a listener favorite. In fact, the term “Robo-Advisory” was one of the reasons we wanted to start the podcast. When we first heard about Betterment,
21: Silver Bullion CEO: Why and How to Buy Precious Metals
Sep 14, 2016 • 64 min
Gregor Gregerson is the Founder and CEO of Silver Bullion in Singapore. It’s a state of the art facility that is truly innovating the category through transparency, technology and cost efficiency. If you do nothing else with this episode, checkout the v
20: Glints Co-Founders: Mastering Early Stage Start-Up Investing
Sep 7, 2016 • 45 min
If you have ever wondered how a start-up goes from a concept to raising venture capital, than you’ll love this episode. Glints, one of Singapore’s hottest start-ups is fortunate to be driving down a the dream start-up path: from finding an early inves
19: Simon Black - Finding Outsized Returns Off the Beaten Path
Sep 2, 2016 • 65 min
Simon Black is the owner and figurehead of the popular publication Sovereign Man. We have been following Simon’s advice and putting it into practice for years, and had the opportunity to have a conversation with him geared toward investing. Appropriat
18: How to grow your IRA/401k to $100m tax free like Mitt Romney
Aug 25, 2016 • 89 min
Joshua Sharp of is one of the most highly touted experts in retirement planning and investing. He turns the topic of retirement planning into a very exciting episode by illuminating some modern approaches to investing and growing wealt
17: Top 12 Investment Tips: Learning from Episodes 1-16
Aug 17, 2016 • 45 min
With 16 amazing episodes under the belt of Invest Like a Boss, Sam and Johnny sit down and discuss the top 12 takeaways and how they have applied this learning to their own investment strategies and overall portfolios. Some major investment vehicles revi
16: William Bernstein: Lump Sum Investing vs. Dollar Cost Average
Aug 10, 2016 • 40 min
William Bernstein is a financial theorist, neurologist and Best Selling author of several books, including one of our favorites, The Intelligent Asset Allocator. He is a proponent of the equity or index allocation school of thought, believing that all equ
15: Meb Faber on Building The All Seasons Portfolio
Aug 2, 2016 • 64 min
Meb Faber is one of our hero’s in Finance. A high energy straight shooter that is highly explorative and analytical. He gave up his skis to catch the surf in Manhattan Beach while co-founding his company Cambria Investments Management. Many of our liste
14: Real Estate Investing Advice: 1-5 Properties
Jul 28, 2016 • 59 min
A deep dive into real estate investing with the host of the Australian Property Podcast, Jonathon Preston. At age 29, JP has already acquired 5 properties in Australia’s hot Real Estate market and is mastering the art of financial leveraging to continue
13: PeerStreet vs. Lending Club
Jul 19, 2016 • 62 min
Interview with PeerStreet’s co founder and COO, Brett Crosby which is the Peer-2-Peer lending platform that secures the loans against the borrower’s real estate. PeerStreet is unique in that to date they have never experienced a default, and have loan
12: Real Estate Investing with Fundrise CEO Ben Miller
Jul 14, 2016 • 55 min
Ben Miller is the Co-founder and CEO of one of the hottest new investment products available today – Fundrise. Their platform gives unaccredited investors the opportunity to invest directly in big property deals with as little as $1,000. By being a low
11: Advice for 17-24 Year Olds on Money, College, Credit and Finances
Jul 12, 2016 • 71 min
In this episode we provide key solutions from leveraging debt and how to use credit, owning stock, real estate, the purpose of college, the benefit of traveling and most importantly why you should start your very own business. We also discuss the importan
10: Empire Flipper’s CEO: Investing in profitable, cash flow websites
Jul 8, 2016 • 76 min
Joe Magnotti is the founder and CEO of Empire Flippers. Since they launching a few years ago they have successfully sold several thousand websites over their p-2-p market place. Empire Flippers only sells profitable, cash flowing websites that are typical
09: Sam and Johnny’s Investment Updates July 2016
Jul 4, 2016 • 55 min
Sam and Johnny Share their July 2016 portfolio including Wealthfront, Lending Club, Betterment, PeerStreet, REIT’s, Foreign Exchange, stocks and index funds. As Johnny travels through Europe he talks about why he cancelled his auto investment with Wealth
08: Peer to Peer Lending Strategies & Structuring Atypical Investments
Jun 27, 2016 • 77 min
Mario has been Sam’s personal CPA since 2013 and has him structured dozens of atypical investments. Having filed thousands of tax returns in his careers and created and reviewed countless financial models, Mario has unique insight to the investing world.
07: Building Hong Kong’s Biggest Self Storage Business
Jun 22, 2016 • 55 min
Kevin Shee went from jobless to building one of Asia’s largest private self storages business’s in 15 years. SC Storage now is the largest Self Storage company in Hong Kong and expanding rapidly into new markets. Kevin & Sam discuss the financial wizar
06: Invest in Yourself to Startup an Award Winning Brewery
Jun 21, 2016 • 66 min
Dan Norris, co founder of WP Curve, talks about how he and his team raised enough capital in order to sell his award winning craft beers in just two years. With the helping hand of finance from the first ever crowd-funded brewery campaign via Pozible, tog
05: Turn $50k into $3 Million with SEP-IRAs
Jun 13, 2016 • 64 min
David Steiner reaches out to Johnny FD about his recent $60k windfall after selling his dropshipping store last month. David as over 22 years of experience in a wide variety of business and information technology environments including over 17 years of SA
04: Stan’s Brutally Honest Factual Expertise About Annuities
Jun 13, 2016 • 45 min
Stan The Annuity Man, a.k.a. Stan Haithcock, is a nationally recognized expert on annuities known for his transparency, honesty, and endless research. He started out trading millions at the World Trade Center and now 100% of his portfolio is invested in h
03: Foreign Exchange Trading with Brian from Art of FX
Jun 13, 2016 • 75 min
Brian Jimerson, founder of Art of FX learned how to trade foreign exchange currency while homeless and living in his car. It was there while stealing Wi-Fi from Panera Bread he made his first million dollars with FX trading. In this episode we talk about
02: From $1k to Future Millionaire: Johnny FD’s Investments
Jun 13, 2016 • 65 min
Just three years ago Johnny FD had less than $1,000 in his bank account. Today his net worth is over $300,000. In this episode he breaks down exactly how he grew wealth and shares his private investment portfolio.
01: Sam Marks Personal Millions + Show Introduction
Jun 13, 2016 • 57 min
This episode is an overview of what the new Invest Like a Boss Podcast is all about, transparency, new modern day investments, peer to peer lending, firing your financial manager and using robo investing, mastering the investment game and to start it all