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Can Inflation Be Too Low?

Can Inflation Be Too Low?

According to a new Business Insider report, inflation is hovering around one percent. That’s a good thing, right? Not so fast. Mild inflation actually helps the economy – and, as Jason Hartman always says, it can be an investor’s friend. Most Americans believe that any inflation, however small,...

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Will Stagflation Derail the Recovery?

Will Stagflation Derail the Recovery?

It was an unpleasant word when it was coined back in the seventies, and that’s still true today. But some economists fear that stagflation _- that hybrid of stagnation and inflation that raised its ugly head decades ago -- may be returning to haunt the emerging economic recovery But while the return...

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Inflation + Income Property = Profit

Inflation + Income Property = Profit

“Inflation investing” or income property investing, as Jason Hartman refers to it, can be a tricky concept to understand. To the first responder seeking to create financial independence and accustomed to thinking of the idea that debt is bad, it’s critical to shift into a “real” vs “nominal”...

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Inflation: The Investor's Friend

Inflation: The Investor’s Friend

Inflation. That dreaded word, feared by consumers all over the country as a messenger of higher prices, less buying power, and a struggle to keep up with the usual standard of living, rears its head nearly every year. Statistics for the third quarter of 2012 indicate that the annual rate of inflation...

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Why You Should Look Forward to Inflation

Why You Should Look Forward to Inflation

It would be nice if inflation would just go away, but that doesn’t appear to be on the verge of happening any time soon. While the Fed and certain other economists like to wring their hands about the possibility of short-term deflation, that’s just a red herring. The broader trend has been greatly...

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HI 28 - Rich Man Poor Man with Bill Whittle

HI 28 – Rich Man Poor Man with Bill Whittle

Jason Hartman talks with Bill Whittle, host of Afterburner, regarding poverty levels in the United States and the strategies that undermine democracy and free markets.  Bill’s opinion is that America has the richest poor people in the world, versus countries like Africa, where millions of people live...

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HI 27 - High Occupancy Rates with Military Tenants

HI 27 – High Occupancy Rates with Military Tenants

Jason Hartman hosts a two-part show where we start with some reflections on the recent "Meet The Masters of Income Property Investing" event at The Hyatt Regency in Irvine, California. Investment Counselors, Ari and Sara join Jason as they discuss the following: 1)   Establish 5 year plan for where...

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Social Security Retirement is a Sucker's Bet

Social Security Retirement is a Sucker’s Bet

Throw the liberal versus conservative political argument out the window. The real crux of the issue is that present day workers choosing to peg the financial fortunes of their future retirement on Social Security might be the biggest suckers ever – sorry to phrase it so bluntly. The numbers simply...

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HI 26 - Issues and Conflicts Facing Our Nation's Border Patrol Agents with Andy Ramirez

HI 26 – Issues and Conflicts Facing Our Nation’s Border Patrol Agents with Andy Ramirez

Join Jason Hartman as he interviews Andy Ramirez, founder and president of the Law Enforcement Officers Advocates Council, regarding the legal struggles that border patrol law enforcement officers face with illegal immigration and drug smugglers. As insane as it sounds, border patrol has been told it’s...

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HI 25 - Pensions, 9/11, and Real Estate Investing

HI 25 – Pensions, 9/11, and Real Estate Investing

In this episode, Jason talks with a former police officer of 24 years.

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