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Jun 18, 2018

Time to talk about houses! I answer your questions about rental property investing in this week's episode.

Our first question comes from James, age 25. He lives in Florida, where he bought a $130,000, 3-bedroom, 2-bath condominium in the Class B range as his primary residence. He'd like to buy a second home and rent out...


Jun 11, 2018

We often peek inside the world of business to look for lessons about how to simplify, optimize and innovate.

But what can we learn when we examine world-class people who are hacking the system in any field -- including sports, politics and music?

What can we learn when we're radically curious about everything? And how...


Jun 4, 2018

Andy from Michigan loved the episode with charity:water founder Scott Harrison. After the episode, he and his 6-year-old daughter started watching videos about charity:water, and now they're both inspired to give.

Andy's question is on the topic of giving. His is to reach financial independence within 5 to 10 years. He...


Jun 1, 2018

BONUS EPISODE!! On the first Friday of the month for the remainder of the year, I'm rolling out an additional bonus episode.

As you know, this podcast airs weekly on Mondays. I'm thinking about maybe -- MAYBE -- expanding the podcast to twice-a-week. Maybe.

But before I make such a big commitment, I figured I'd test...


May 28, 2018

Scott Rieckens and his wife Taylor enjoyed a classic Southern California lifestyle.

They lived near a gorgeous beach in sunny San Diego. They frequently dined at sushi restaurants. They drove a BMW.

But after the birth of their daughter, everything changed. Taylor, an intelligent, career-driven, independent woman,...