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Rogue Retirement Lounge with Matt Franklin: Entrepreneur, Investor, Real Estate Enthusiast

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If you're self-employed and you want to learn about retirement planning and investing, this podcast is for you. **THIS IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE, BORING RETIREMENT PODCAST** The Rogue Retirement Lounge covers investing basics, real estate, self-directed IRAs, retiring abroad, and much more. We talk about how to find cash-flowing assets that can beat stock market returns with less risk. We also cover tax-reduction strategies, asset protection, macroeconomics and other financial goodness, along with other info you need to know as you approach retirement, including social security, medicare, travel, health, longevity and more. Learn more at https://rogueretirementlounge.com

If you're self-employed and you want to learn about retirement planning and investing, this podcast is for you. **THIS IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE, BORING RETIREMENT PODCAST** The Rogue Retirement Lounge covers investing basics, real estate, self-directed IRAs, retiring abroad, and much more. We talk about how to find cash-flowing assets that can beat stock market returns with less risk. We also cover tax-reduction strategies, asset protection, macroeconomics and other financial goodness, along with other info you need to know as you approach retirement, including social security, medicare, travel, health, longevity and more. Learn more at https://rogueretirementlounge.com

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If you're self-employed and you want to learn about retirement planning and investing, this podcast is for you. **THIS IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE, BORING RETIREMENT PODCAST** The Rogue Retirement Lounge covers investing basics, real estate, self-directed IRAs, retiring abroad, and much more. We talk about how to find cash-flowing assets that can beat stock market returns with less risk. We also cover tax-reduction strategies, asset protection, macroeconomics and other financial goodness, along with other info you need to know as you approach retirement, including social security, medicare, travel, health, longevity and more. Learn more at https://rogueretirementlounge.com

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English


Episodes

The US Reaches Zero Inflation: Thanks Joe!!! | Inflation Rant #14 and The Cantillon Effect Explained

8/11/2022
Is this your favorite retirement planning podcast? It sure is mine! Now, if you have a moment, please give me a five-star review. It'll help me get found by other smart folks and it'll make you feel good! So our president claimed zero inflation for July. Here's where you can see the clip: https://www.yahoo.com/now/biden-says-zero-inflation-july-160404223.html (https://www.yahoo.com/now/biden-says-zero-inflation-july-160404223.html) Here's the dumb Slate article defending the old man:...

Duration:00:15:10

Are We In Another Dotcom Boom? | Three Senators Lecture Fidelity About "Digital Assets"

8/8/2022
HEY HEY HEY! We're living in interesting times, am I right? Venture capital firms are investing BOAT-LOADS of dough into the crypto/Web 3 space. Are we having a repeat of the dotcom bubble? Maybe... Speaking of VC, here's a link to Andreeson Horowitz's "Team" page, as I mentioned in today's episode: https://a16z.com/about/team/ (https://a16z.com/about/team/) As promised, here's the EXCELLENT paper from Fidelity about Bitcoin:...

Duration:00:29:22

I'm BAAAAACK. What's New? | San Francisco in Person | Shinzo Abe in Memoriam

8/5/2022
Hey y'all. It's me! I'm back for the ATTACK, JACK! Today is just about catching up, a brief account of my San Francisco trip, some Bitcoin news and a little reading about the career of Shinzo Abe. Here's a link to the Guardian article about Abe: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/jul/08/shinzo-abe-obituary (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/jul/08/shinzo-abe-obituary) And remember: Bitcoin, in 2022, priced under $50K, is a GIFT FROM GOD. Remember, go to...

Duration:00:20:44

As Goes California, So Goes YOUR State | "Journalism" | and Your ACTUAL Retirement Spending...

6/18/2022
I'm BACK, for the ATTACK. If you weren't watching the California primary results, I've got a little update for you. And hey, who cares anyway, 'cause California POLICY is cummin' your way, LIKE IT OR NOT. Here's Michael Shellenberger on the Adam Corolla podcast. It's good: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/part-2-ca-gubernatorial-candidate-michael-shellenberger/ (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/part-2-ca-gubernatorial-candidate-michael-shellenberger/) Here's the New York Times...

Duration:00:18:51

Double-Check Your Beneficiaries, The Story Of The VFW "Buddy" Poppy...

5/29/2022
Quick Memorial Day episode for you... First up, a quick reminder to check and make sure you've got correct and up-to-date beneficiaries designated for all of your retirement accounts. It's the right thing to do on, say, Memorial Day, when the markets are closed. And the story of the VFW "Buddy" Poppy. Here's the poem: In Flanders Fields BY JOHN MCCRAE In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing,...

Duration:00:08:28

Rogue Book Club - Finished it: San Fransicko by Michael Shellenberger. A Quick Recap

5/28/2022
Did you read San Fransicko yet? If not, please buy it here: https://amzn.to/3lekzsE (https://amzn.to/3lekzsE) What kind of city do you want to retire in? Is your current town getting better or worse? Why do I harp on the homeless issue? Because it affects the livability (safety/walkability/etc.) of your town. Reading San Fransicko by Michael Shellenberger is a great way to improve your understanding of how policy drives reality. And policy drives homelessness, like it or not. Here's a link...

Duration:00:12:09

Keeping Your BRAIN Healthy: Interview w/Dr. Krystal L. Culler

5/26/2022
What can you proactively do to keep your brain healthy when you retire? What to eat? What not to eat? When you retire, will you be a vegetable or will you be sharp? Dr. Krystal L. Culler knows what she's talking about. Learn more about her work here: http://www.virtualbrainhealthcenter.com/ (www.virtualbrainhealthcenter.com) ***Wanna join me and learn how to program using Python? Here's a link where you can learn more about the class:...

Duration:00:28:15

Did ESG Investing Just Die? Childfree "Lifestyle"? And SLEEP For Your Brain Health In Retirement

5/22/2022
If you haven't heard, they took Tesla off the S&P ESG index. If you're unaware, Tesla makes ELECTRIC CARS. Oh, and if you want to learn more about ESG and what it means, check out the Rogue Retirement Lounge ESG special edition! https://rogueretirementlounge.com/30 (https://rogueretirementlounge.com/30) Here's that article about the "Childfree" lifestyle movement: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/childfree-retirement-planning-answers-questions-all-of-us-should-be-asking-11652875473...

Duration:00:18:00

Rogue Book Club: San Fransicko by Michael Shellenberger. Join Me, Won't You?

5/15/2022
The Rogue Retirement Lounge book club is back. This time we're reading "San Fransicko" by Michael Shellenberger. Find it on Amazon here: https://amzn.to/3lekzsE (https://amzn.to/3lekzsE) Remember, go to http://www.rogueretirementlounge.com/crypto (www.rogueretirementlounge.com/crypto) to sign up for your own Blockfi account. You'll get up to a $250 crypto bonus and you'll be on the best exchange out there. AND you'll be able to earn interest on your crypto. And, you'll be supporting this...

Duration:00:05:49

Listener Mail, Dave Ramsey Disagreements, Portland Circles The Bowl, Bitcoin Flounders...

5/8/2022
HEY YOU! Thanks for listening! Could I ask you a huge favor? If you would be willing to give this podcast a positive review on whatever site or player you listen to it on, it'll help more people find the show. And because I'll really appreciate it... Today I talk to listener "J," who just retired at 53. Congrats, J!!! A beard and a six pack and you just retired? AWESOME! Also, here's the Portland car theft article:...

Duration:00:22:11

Always Question Financial Advice From Mainstream Media Sources.

5/6/2022
Today I've got a quick episode discussing a couple interesting investing and retirement-related articles I found on CNN.com and the Washington Post. I don't really have a poignant takeaway; just always do your research, dig a little deeper, and find out what kind of motives the writer might have. Be sure to check out these previous episodes: Why I don’t trust financial advisors https://rogueretirementlounge.com/65 (https://rogueretirementlounge.com/65) How to buy gold (with minimum premium)...

Duration:00:15:14

WSJ Editorial: Some Fossil Fuel Food For Thought...

4/27/2022
Hey all -- today we're veering off the retirement planning path yet again, but it's important, because, in the name of saving the planet, legislators and activists are logjamming LNG pipelines, thereby cutting off supply, thereby causing the use of coal. What's worse for the climate? Natural gas or coal? Anyway, this is a little editorial in the Wall Street Journal I found this weekend and I thought you'd find it interesting... And here's where you can read it:...

Duration:00:14:31

Another Inflation Rant?!? The HALF-LIFE Of YOUR Money In Retirement And More...

4/26/2022
Hopefully this will be the last episode where I whine about inflation. But I think there are a couple points you need to keep in mind as you do your retirement planning. Your money might be losing value faster than you think and that's what today is all about. Oh, and idiocy delivered to your screen via Twitter from intellectual-giant-Karen Elizabeth Warren. Remember, go to http://www.rogueretirementlounge.com/crypto (www.rogueretirementlounge.com/crypto) to sign up for your own Blockfi...

Duration:00:16:21

Your Host Might Be An A-Hole. Listener Message About My Lack Of Compassion

4/17/2022
Hey hey hey!! I'm back with a quick reply to listener email regarding my lack of compassion for Portland's ever-growing population of homeless folks. FOR YOUR REVIEW - Here's a link to that Atlantic article about the crazy state of meth these days: https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2021/11/the-new-meth/620174/ (https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2021/11/the-new-meth/620174/) And I PROOOOOOOOMISE I'll be getting back to talking about the economy, about retirement planning...

Duration:00:14:51

Retire In Portland? Listener Email Answered. Librarians UNDER ASSAULT!!! Look out!

4/14/2022
Today's a quick episode just to answer an email from a listener. Will asks, should he move to Portland to be closer to family? My response: Well, if you want a quick, insider's look at the state of the city of Portland in 2022, LISTEN UP. Hint: It ain't pretty. Here's a link to the Willamette Week article describing how in Portland, EVEN OUR LIBRARIANS AREN'T SAVE ANYMORE!!...

Duration:00:13:42

Celebrity Interview! Toby Mathis: Tax Attorney, Author, Investor And All-Around Cool Guy.

4/10/2022
Okay folks, in this episode of the Rogue Retirement Lounge, I'm very proud to have Toby Mathis Joining me. Toby is a tax attorney, he’s one of the founding partners of Anderson Advisors, which is a nationwide tax and asset protection firm, and he’s the author of the best-selling book Infinity Investing: How The Rich Get Richer And How You Can Do The Same. Toby is also the host of the Tax Tuesday podcast, which I’ve been listening to for a couple years and I highly recommend. Today we talk...

Duration:01:04:54

More DUMB Advice from Dave Ramsey. REALLY Dumb. Credit Card Rewards, and More...

4/7/2022
Hey, your favorite retirement planning podcast is BAAAAAAAACK... Today I've got a little rant about some stupid Dave Ramsey advice I heard. Also, I mention two books by Saifedean Ammous that you really should read: Fiat Standard: https://www.amazon.com/Fiat-Standard-Slavery-Alternative-Civilization/dp/B09VVFCQ63/ref=sr_1_3?crid=1HR1LYB103PE7&keywords=saifedean+ammous&qid=1649353653&sprefix=saifade%2Caps%2C179&sr=8-3...

Duration:00:15:49

Digital Mattress Money: How To ANONYMOUSLY Buy Bitcoin...

3/20/2022
Yes, I realize this is a retirement planning podcast. But... Let's face it: You're being watched. You're being tracked. You're being followed. You have FAR LESS privacy than you might think. Buying Bitcoin is not anonymous. But can it be? I think it can. I may be wrong, but I think it can. It's not easy, but it can be done. In this episode I'll talk about how. NOTHING IN THIS PODCAST IS FINANCIAL ADVICE. Remember, go to https://my.captivate.fm/rogueretirementlounge.com/crypto...

Duration:00:15:30

Macroeconomic Darkness: A 14-Step Scenario. Dystopia Awaits... Or Does It?

3/16/2022
Today's episode isn't really about retirement planning, per se. It's more about what a currency crisis, coupled with mega-inflation and recession might look like, right here at home in the good ol' US of A. It's not pretty, but it's worth at least thinking about. Join me won't you? Let's sally forth, into THE DAAAARKNESS... This is a bit of a deep-dive into a Twitter post made recently by the great Robert Breedlove. Find him here: https://twitter.com/Breedlove22...

Duration:00:02:31

The Jeremy Keil Interview, Part II. How Prepared Are You For Retirement? Do You Need Help From An Expert?

3/12/2022
If you haven't listened to part one of my interview with Jeremy, check it out here: https://www.rogueretirementlounge.com/financial-advisors-i-like-and-trust-the-jeremy-keil-interview-part-i/ (https://www.rogueretirementlounge.com/financial-advisors-i-like-and-trust-the-jeremy-keil-interview-part-i/) Here's Jeremy's company website: https://keilfp.com/ (https://keilfp.com/) Here's where you can listen to his podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/retirement-revealed/id1488769337...

Duration:00:20:04