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The podcast for independent investors seeking capital gains AND income. That’s Total Returns.

The podcast for independent investors seeking capital gains AND income. That’s Total Returns.
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United States

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The podcast for independent investors seeking capital gains AND income. That’s Total Returns.

Twitter:

@susanlyons

Language:

English

Contact:

7202804426


Episodes

The Coffee Can Portfolio to Survive Any Market – TR012

9/10/2019
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Investors who are in it for the long haul (like me) are just looking for our stock soulmates to stuff in a coffee can and hold for a long, long time. This Week’s Total Return: 28.2% 15.85% capital gains + 12.35% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: The 3 things you need to be a successful investor. (Not trader; investor)How to find your 'stock soulmates' to stick in a coffee can so they can grow and compound forever.The 4 indicators I use to figure out what the heck is actually going...

Duration:00:18:47

Passive Real Estate Investing vs Active Real Estate Investing – TR011

9/3/2019
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I’ve been an active real estate investor and a passive real estate investor and passive wins all day every day and twice on Sunday. In this Total Returns episode, I show you exactly how much more equity and income you can make by not lifting a finger. This Week’s Total Return: 27.97% 15.66% capital gains + 12.31% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: The difference between active real estate investing and passive real estate investing.What real estate investment trusts are and the 12...

Duration:00:18:28

How to Make Peer to Peer Loans for Income – TR010

8/28/2019
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Today I'm sharing a relatively new income investment strategy that’s simple, high-yielding, doesn’t require a stock brokerage account (because it’s not in the stock market) and has a super low minimum investment amount. It’s called Peer to Peer Lending or p2p for short. This Week’s Total Return: 29.79% 17.53% capital gains + 12.26% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: What is peer to peer (p2p) lending and how it works for investorsThe 3 platforms I’ve personally tested, the type of...

Duration:00:18:40

Selling Options for Instant Income – TR009

8/20/2019
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Everyone knows there are two ways to make money on stocks you own - capital gains when you sell for more than you bought and income from dividends. But did you know there's a third way that creates cash on demand? Yep, this one's all about selling options for instant income, y'all! This Week’s Total Return: 31.46% 19.25% capital gains + 12.21% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: How to trade stock options for income on demand - whether you own the stock or not!The top two option...

Duration:00:17:08

Angel Investing for Income – TR008

8/14/2019
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Want to be an angel investor like the folks on Shark Tank and get a guaranteed income stream while doing it? This episode is all about turning the VC model on its head by investing in debt instead of equity and being an... Income Angel. This Week’s Total Return: 30%. 18.86% capital gains + 12.14% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: What angel investing is and why it only has a 1% success rate when you do it the 'traditional' way.How Title III of the JOBS Act changed things forever...

Duration:00:20:12

Investing in Baby Bonds – TR007

8/6/2019
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What's safe like a bond but pays and trades like a high-yield stock? This episode is all about baby bonds aka exchange-traded debt securities. Our secret honey hole of income investing goodness. This Week’s Total Return: 30.36%. 18.38% capital gains + 11.98% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: What a baby bond is and how it differs from traditional bonds.Where baby bonds fall in the 'capital stack.'How and where to buy baby bonds and my tips for investing.Risks of investing in baby...

Duration:00:18:44

How to Avoid a Dividend Yield Trap – TR006

7/30/2019
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It's the biggest debate in income investing - high yield vs low yield. In this episode, I’ll share with you why you want to target high yields as long as they can afford those yields. You'll learn how to quickly determine if a company can afford to pay us... now and in the future. This Week’s Total Return: 32.78%. 20.73% capital gains + 12.05% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: What a high-yield is... and isn't.The weird, inverse relationship between share price and dividend...

Duration:00:18:22

How to Give Yourself a Raise When the Market Crashes – TR005

7/23/2019
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Income investing gives us a lot of options when the stock market gets rocky. In this episode, I'll share with you one of the best things about investing for income. That's the ability to give yourself a raise when markets crash. Yep, when other folks are crying at their dinner parties, we're giving ourselves a raise! This Week’s Total Return: 33.6%. 21.55% capital gains + 12.05% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: All about cost basis, dividend yield, and yield on cost.The weird,...

Duration:00:18:21

Dividends and Compounding – TR004

7/16/2019
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Income investing is driven by two powerful concepts - dividends and compounding. Listen in to this episode to hear what they are, how they drive your investment income, and ultimately generate wealth. This Week’s Total Return: 36%. 23.94% capital gains + 12.06% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: How, why, and when companies pay dividends to shareholders.How Costco gave me a big bonus (and saves us a lot on good vodka).The total income our Income Investors Academy Portfolio produces...

Duration:00:16:37

Milk Your Cows – TR003

7/10/2019
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Income investing requires a completely different mindset. Listen in to this episode to hear the big differences between what we do and what the mainstream financial 'experts' suggest. Because if you do it 'their' way, you're guaranteed to run out of money if you live too long. This Week’s Total Return: 36.42%. 24.35% capital gains + 12.07% income yield. In this episode, you’ll learn: An income investing metaphor - the Tale of Two Farmers.How to calculate yield on cost and give yourself a...

Duration:00:22:17

I12 Income Acceleration System – TR002

7/10/2019
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Learn all about the I12 Income Acceleration System of income investing. The simple investment strategy, developed by financial coach Susan Lassiter-Lyons, pays you instant income, gives you raises when markets crash, and beats the S&P 500 returns by more than 400%. Making money one way is... great. But making money three ways is AWESOME!Susan Lassiter-Lyons This Week's Total Return: 36.42%. 24.35% capital gains + 12.07% income yield. In this episode, you'll learn: The 80/15/5 bucket style of...

Duration:00:37:14

Total Returns Intro Episode – TR001

6/19/2019
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Learn all about Total Returns and our I12 Income Acceleration System. The simple investment strategy, developed by financial coach Susan Lassiter-Lyons, pays you instant income, gives you raises when markets crash, and beats the S&P 500 returns by more than 400% I like the money that my money makes. But I like the money that my money's money makes even more.Susan Lassiter-Lyons In this episode, you'll learn: The personal tragedy that led Susan to the big realization that income investing is...

Duration:00:14:02