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Invest Like a Boss covers all aspects of investing in the modern age in a fun, entertaining way. The show hosts interview the world's best investors, financial Insiders, entrepreneurs and CEOs to find out what they are investing in and strategies to gain outsized returns. In this modern age of investing, new investment instruments are popping up each day, from P-2-P (peer to peer) lending, to robo-advisors, equity crowdfunding to REITs. Investors today need to combine centuries of investment wisdom with an modern outlook and approach. Entrepreneurs Sam Marks, Johnny FD & Derek Spartz each took a different path to success as they now focus on learning how to invest alongside the listeners in order to put their hard earned money to work.
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Now displaying: November, 2020
Nov 20, 2020

Carter grew up in a farming family and has a lifelong passion for investing and agriculture. Prior to AcreTrader, he was part of an equity investment firm for 5 years. Before joining in 2013, Carter was a Managing Director with Stephens Inc., a large private investment bank, where he was an equity research analyst focused on the Internet, Data & Analytics and Real Estate Processing sectors. Prior to Stephens, he owned small businesses focused on internet marketing and sustainable fuel technologies. He graduated from the University of Arkansas with a bachelor’s degree in Physics and has previously held Series 7, 63, 86 and 87 licenses with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

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Discussed:

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  • ArtofFX – Start with just a $10,000 account (reduced from $25,000)
  • Fundrise – Start with only $1,000 into their REIT funds (non-accredited investors OK)
  • Betterment – Get up to 1 year managed free
  • Wealthfront – Get your first $15,000 managed free
  • PeerStreet – Get a 1% yield bump on your first loan

*Johnny and Sam use all of the above services personally.

Time Stamps:

  • 07:50 – How did you get into farmland and agriculture?
  • 08:30 – Before AcreTrader, how was farmland purchased?
  • 10:22 – What is the usual size of these farms?
  • 12:02 – Why farmland and not commercial or residential real estate?
  • 15:15 – How does farmland outperform other asset classes?
  • 18:25 – How long do you hold onto the land for?
  • 18:39 – Are you concerned about the land depreciating because of bad farming  practices?
  • 20:26 – How long do farmers usually rent the land?
  • 21:09 – How does it work for investors?
  • 23:06 – How often does the investor get paid?
  • 25:45 – Does the rental change depending on the farm?
  • 27:03 – Do you normally list farms weekly?
  • 28:09 – What is your investment range?
  • 30:06 – What crops are the most profitable?
  • 34:30 – How long are the investments?
  • 37:48 – How are the taxes treated?
  • 36:55 – Who can invest?
  • 39:48 – Johnny & Derek Recap

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Nov 13, 2020

Tom Gearing is CEO and co-founder of Cult Wines Ltd, the world’s leading fine wine investment company with assets under management of £130 million. Founded in 2007 and headquartered in London, the company has offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore and New York (late 2020). Cult Wines provides physical fine wine portfolio management services to private individuals and clients of family offices, wealth managers and private banks globally. Tom has overseen the growth of the business receiving a number of awards including appearing on the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 in 2015 and 2017, as well as receiving a Queens Award for International Trade. Tom regularly features as a market commentator appearing on media outlets such as Bloomberg, CNBC Europe, CITYAM and more. Tom is a former runner-up on the BBC’s Apprentice in 2012.

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Discussed:

Like these investments? Try them with these special ILAB links:

  • ArtofFX – Start with just a $10,000 account (reduced from $25,000)
  • Fundrise – Start with only $1,000 into their REIT funds (non-accredited investors OK)
  • Betterment – Get up to 1 year managed free
  • Wealthfront – Get your first $15,000 managed free
  • PeerStreet – Get a 1% yield bump on your first loan

*Johnny and Sam use all of the above services personally.

 

Time Stamps:

  • 07:40 – How did you get started in Wines?
  • 12:09 – What is a “fraud” wine?
  • 15:44 – Is there a lot of money in owning and operating a vineyard?
  • 19:28 – Which country sells the most wine by volume  ?
  • 22:00 – What is driving the price of wine?
  • 25:56 – What happens when the bottle “goes bad”?
  • 30:30 – Do wines differ with food pairing and ageing?
  • 34:24 – How does Cult Wines Ltd engage with different investors?
  • 42:16 – What are the range of portfolios with your investors?
  • 44:04 – Are all your investors financial investors?
  • 46:30 – Where do you have operational centers throughout the world?
  • 47:27 – Are there any restrictions on who can invest?
  • 48:15 – Could you see yourself doing anything different?
  • 51:29 – Sam & Johnny Recap

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Nov 6, 2020

Karl Pierre is a Real Estate Investor, serial entrepreneur and educator. He earns over 1,000,000 every month, manages more than 400 workers, and he owns and controls over 15,000,000 in real estate assets. He started In Healthcare Staffing in his family business at age 14. Doing everything from hiring, payroll, billing, and staffing, later went on to flipping salvage automobiles. In 2006 he participated in his first real estate transaction and has been growing his portfolio as an investor ever since.

Listen to ILAB 160 on iTunes here or subscribe on your favorite podcast app.

 

Where we are:

 

Sponsor:

  • Indeed 
    ILAB listeners receive a $75 credit to boost their job post and help find more quality candidates faster
  • Support Invest Like a Boss: Join our Patreon

Discussed:

Like these investments? Try them with these special ILAB links:

  • ArtofFX – Start with just a $10,000 account (reduced from $25,000)
  • Fundrise – Start with only $1,000 into their REIT funds (non-accredited investors OK)
  • Betterment – Get up to 1 year managed free
  • Wealthfront – Get your first $15,000 managed free
  • PeerStreet – Get a 1% yield bump on your first loan

*Johnny and Sam use all of the above services personally.

Time Stamps:

  •  06:49 – How did you get started in Real Estate?
  • 13:38 – What was the first international property you got involved in?
  • 22:36 – Why did you choose Sicily?
  • 23:18 – What is the “catch” of this investment?
  • 30:15 – What do you think your renovation cost will be?
  • 32:58 – How did you find a contractor?
  • 34:20 – How was the closing process ?
  • 40:41 – Are you looking at acquiring more properties?
  • 46:12 – Patreon Questions
  • 52:57 – Sam & Johnny Recap

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