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How Tyler Sheff Profitably Turns D-Class Properties into Safe, Clean Affordable Housing

Full show notes at D-Class properties can appear to be an unattractive asset class to many investors. But while they can often seem risky, the requirement for low-income housing continues to rise in America, and with the right property management strategy they can be highly proffitable investments. Listen to today's show to hear how Tyler Sheff has successfully invested in D-Class multi-family properties. He explains how to find these D-Class property...


How Rod Khleif Built a $50 Million Net Worth After Losing It All In The 2008 Crash

Full show notes at You can organize your schedule how you want. Rod uses a paper planner that contains pictures that have been in there for 19 years. Some are pictures of material items (like cars) that he wanted and ended up purchasing because of the success he gained. Some are pictures of the people he is grateful for, like his children. That paper planner focuses Rod on what he wants, not what he doesn’t want. If you don’t want conflict, focus on how you can...


3 Lessons Joe Fairless Learned to Control $265 Million in Real Estate Assets

Full show notes at Justin Cooke used to build online businesses himself. But after selling some in an effort to scale up profits in his line of work, he stumbled into a new field: creating and managing a marketplace for buying and selling the type of businesses he had been making. Through his Empire Flippers marketplace, Justin connects sellers of online businesses with buyers. It’s a business that is still in its infancy as the market for the trading of...


Looking for You Next Great Investment? Here’s Why It’s Time To Consider Buying An Online Business [Best of Capital Gains]

Justin Cooke used to build online businesses himself. But after selling some in an effort to scale up profits in his line of work, he stumbled into a new field: creating and managing a marketplace for buying and selling the type of businesses he had been making. Through his Empire Flippers marketplace, Justin connects sellers of online businesses with buyers. It’s a business that is still in its infancy as the market for the trading of online businesses - sources of passive cash flow for...


Automation Will Change Investing Forever, Says Finance Expert Charles Hugh Smith [Best of Capital Gains]

Charles Hugh Smith wonders if we will have enough paid work in the future, and what will happen if we won’t. Automation is becoming more and more widespread, but does it offer a sustainable economic model for the future? Today’s episode of Capital Gains offers a glimpse of Charles’ provocative alternative system, as well as his thoughts on what the smartest investing approach is to an economy attacked by massive deflation. As an investor, you have to ask yourself what’s tradable and...


How A First Time Investor Can Get Started Making Money in Real Estate [ Best of Capital Gains ]

Investing in real estate for the first time can be daunting. But with expert advice, there’s no need to go in blind. On today’s episode of Capital Gains, we are joined by Joe Fairless, real estate investor and host of the world’s longest-running daily real estate podcast “The best real estate investing advice ever”. Joe will be sharing his advice for taking the leap into multi-family investment properties, and how to choose the right investment options for you. Key takeaways: Connect...


The Investor’s Playbook: Real Estate Deals You Don’t Have To Worry About In A Bad Economy

Real estate investment is in an awkward time at the moment. There have been great returns for the past eight years, but there is now a lot more volatility. With many investors predicting an impending correction or recession, is now really a good time to be putting money into real estate? On this episode of Capital Gains, we’re joined by the managing principal and co-founder of Alpha Investing, Ross Reagan. He explains how his company helps clients find real estate investments that stay...


How to Get Started in Passive Real Estate Investing

First-time investments can be daunting, especially for the risk adverse. But understanding the real estate market and the types of investments available will help you make the best choice. On today’s podcast Capital Gains host, Jonathan Twombly, is interviewed by Okeoma Moronu for The Happy Lawyer Project podcast. Jonathan shares his insight into the real estate market and how you can make a safe, sound investment that, given a little time, can offer a great return on investment. Key...


How You Can Control Your Investments for Financial Freedom w/ Jake Stenziano and Gino Barbaro

Full show notes at When Jake and Gino met in 2010, Jake was working in pharmaceutical sales and Gino was running a restaurant. They both knew they could do more. After discussing their mutual interest in real estate investment, they came together to make a partnership. In this episode of Capital Gains, Jake and Gino discuss why multifamily apartments are the best investment option if you want...


Avoid Short-Term Risk for Huge Long-Term Gains with Flexible Exchange Traded Funds

There are plenty of traditional long-term investment opportunities out there, but where do you look for something different? Is it possible to invest without paying the fees for an active manager? Global X Funds has a solution which allows you to personally track your investments using Exchange Traded Funds (ETF). It is the latest technology within asset management. In this episode of Capital Gains, we talk to Jay Jacobs, Global X Funds’ Director of Research. He tells us how picking an...


See Through the Hype of Blockchain for Real Investment Opportunities in Cryptocurrency w/ WIlliam Mougayar

Blockchain is the technology behind cryptocurrencies and allows any two parties to send and receive money and value without the need for intermediaries. In this fast-growing market, how do you identify the true investment opportunities over all the hype? William Mougayar is an investor, researcher, and advisor who is an expert in blockchain and cryptocurrencies. In this episode of Capital Gains, he explains why you shouldn’t believe everything you read and discusses the two major...


How to Make Low-Risk Passive Real Estate Investments in Multi-Family w/ Michael Blank

Michael Blank believes in the law of the first deal. Once your first deal is done, the second and third come easily. On this episode of Capital Gains, he explains why multi-family properties are like an ATM machine. It doesn’t matter how much you earn or how much you have in the bank, the key to being financially free is to generate a large passive income. Michael talks about how to achieve this, and how he is coaching others to as well. When he was in his mid-30s and working in the...


How Authoritative Websites Can Create a Huge Passive Income

Ken Courtright is the founder of Income Store, the company which helps home or business owners to purchase assets outside of their business for a second stream of income. The team builds and buys websites which creates a passive revenue for the owner. Managed by Ken’s team, they help to generate a 50% return on the initial funding. After owning videos stores which declined in profitability, Ken vowed to never put his family through the stress of only having one stream of income again. He...


How to Find the Most Lucrative Commercial Real Estate Investments

If you haven’t yet invested in commercial real estate, there’s a huge cash flow which you could be missing out on. Real estate has been a cornerstone of wealth generation for a long time, which is what prompted Jilliene Helman to create It is now possible to make a generous passive investment without being an accredited investor thanks to the technology which Jilliene has developed. Realty Mogul came from a belief that more people should have access to commercial real...


How To Solve the Foreclosure Crisis and Make Massive Real Estate Gains

Entrepreneurs looking for lucrative and impactful investments have an opportunity to solve the mortgage crisis and make massive gains. Serial entrepreneurs Rick Allen and TJ Osterman are seizing that opportunity. They believe in this real estate investment strategy so much that they’ve built an online tool to help other investors get in the game. In this episode of the Capital Gains podcast, Rick and TJ show how it’s achievable by detailing their own success and explaining the process...


How to buy or sell an online lifestyle business with expert broker Mark Daoust

In 2006, a year after selling his first successful internet business, Mark Daoust was on the verge of going broke. No savings, no rainy day funds, nothing for retirement. Since successfully exiting his first venture, a content-based website called Site Reference, his next projects had not been working out and was hemorrhaging money. It was at this point, on the brink of pennilessness, that the sale of his friend’s web hosting business was closed - a deal he had brokered after the...


How to get started with angel investing and what to look for with Tristan Pollock of 500 Startups

We all hear stories of highly lucrative angel and venture capital investments. But without an existing portfolio and a Rolodex full of Silicon Valley contacts it can be hard to identify the right opportunities. So what are the telltale signs of a founder or company that is destined to succeed? Or the warning signals of one that isn’t? And how do you meet them in the first place? To find out we spoke to Tristan Pollock who, after successful exits from his two previous companies -- Social...


Why multifamily property is the perfect investment with Paul Moore of Wellings Capital

Today’s guest, Paul Moore, left a successful career at the Ford Motor Company to create financial independence through entrepreneurship. He successfully exited several businesses over the years and is now in the process of building a platform for investing in multifamily real estate. Paul is a co-founder of Wellings Capital and author of the book “The Perfect Investment: Create Enduring Wealth From Historic Shift In Multifamily Housing.” In this episode, Paul talks about how difficult it...


Take Control of Your Retirement Investments with Damion Lupo of Total Control Financial

There’s a lot of talk about a forthcoming economic downturn. People can’t seem to wait for the bubble to burst. I even told founder and CEO Ryan Moran on his podcast, Freedom Fast Lane, that investors should take caution in the current market because real estate prices are incredibly high. That’s why it made perfect sense to talk to someone who’s been through an economic meltdown holding a significant real estate portfolio, and have him share what got him through it. Damion...


How Will Automation Impact Investors in the Future? | Ep. 035 with Charles Hugh Smith

The world of the future isn't as far off as it may seem, which is why we pose the question -- how will automation impact investors in the future? To address this massive question, today’s episode features a deep discussion between myself and Charles Hugh Smith about what it will mean for investors when automation dramatically reduces the number of jobs for humans to do. Smith is the owner of the Of Two Minds blog where he writes about economic trends. The blog is ranked No. 7 by CNBC as...