Fri, 27 April 2012
Jason Hartman interviews returning guest, Bryan Calderon, Director of Business Development with Accuplan Benefits Services, for a timely discussion on breaking out of 401k jail and putting your retirement money to better use. Bryan explains the differences between the various retirement plans, such as IRAs and 401ks, and though a 401k is a great way to save money, there are some pitfalls as well. Some of those traps have been scams, employers stealing funds from employees and the concerns over business failures. Jason reminds listeners of why it’s so important to be in control of your money.
Direct download: cw-256-Entrust.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:10pm EDT
Tue, 24 April 2012
Jason Hartman discusses the return of construction jobs, new home development, the Indianapolis rental housing market, Wall Street/hedge funds getting into the landlord business, how investment and vacation home sales surged last year (National Association of Realtors NAR survey and Lawrence Yun commentary), developers selling homes in La Costa, California and a Memphis, Tennessee market profile.
Direct download: cw-255-Memphis.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:20pm EDT
Mon, 16 April 2012
CW 254: Economic Bubbles and Fiat Currencies with Harry Dent NY Times Bestselling Author of ‘The Great Depression Ahead'
Jason Hartman interviews returning guest and founder and CEO, Harry Dent, Jr., of HS Dent, an economic think tank and research company, about the next coming crash. Mr. Dent accurately predicted the boom of the 1990s, which was contrary to what many other forecasters predicted. He explains why America is on a path to the next Great Depression through its mounting debt to boost the economy.
Direct download: cw-254-HarryDent.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:05pm EDT
Wed, 11 April 2012
CW 253: Dubious Ethics and Deceptive Practices in the Financial Services Industry with Investor Watchdog Jack Waymire
Join Jason Hartman and Investor Watchdog, Jack Waymire, for a discussion concerning the ethics of the financial services industry. According to Jack, the frequent lack of integrity undermines the achievement of investors’ financial goals.
Direct download: cw-253-JackWaymire.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:02pm EDT
Fri, 6 April 2012
CW 252: Rapidly Rising Costs of Business in China with Shaun Rein Author of "The End of Cheap China"
Despite popular belief, China is no longer a cheap place to do business with labor costs and real estate costs soaring. Join Jason Hartman as he interviews Shaun Rein, author of The End of Cheap China and Managing Director of China Market Research Group in Shanghai, about debunking common myths, such as China is stealing U.S. jobs.
Direct download: cw-252-ShaunRein.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:06am EDT
Wed, 4 April 2012
Join Jason Hartman and consulting economist, John Williams, for a discussion about how government statistics don’t paint the whole picture of economic conditions. Many years ago, John realized that GNP (now GDP) numbers were faulty, causing his clients’ sales forecasting models to no longer work.
Direct download: cw-251-JohnWilliams.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:08am EDT