Joshua J Sheats, MSFS, CFP, CLU, ChFC, CASL, CAP, RHU, REBC is a financial planner who teaches people how to live a rich life now while building a plan for financial freedom in 10 years or less. He mixes creative approaches to lifestyle design, deep-dive financial planning techniques, and hard-core business strategy to equip you with the knowledge and inspiration you need to build financial independence.
DELETED EPISODE - Mental Models to Deal with Controversial Topics
1:46:48I recorded this episode of the show to deal with a recent minor controversy from a passing comment I made. Then I decided it was too far out of the scope of what I want discussed on RPF, so I canned it, choosing not to release it. Well, the controversy continued, and after I shared this "deleted episode" with a few listeners privately who found it helpful, I decided to let you choose for yourself, rather than my censoring it. It's all explained in the intro! Joshua
Friday Q&A: Business, Student Loans, Bankruptcy, Babies, Annual Fees, Houses, etc.
1:23:53On today's Friday Q&A show: 1:30 Difficulties on 1031 exchanges 6:45 Should I start a business on the side or full-time? 11:45 Can I deduct my student loans as a business expense? 12:15 We are expecting a baby. How should I use my paternity leave? 22:30 How do I get rid of a credit card with an annual fee? 30:15 Should I maintain multiple bank accounts and multiple brokers? 39:30 Should I buy a house? 44:00 How can we help children develop entrepreneurship? 52:00 How do I communicate with my wife about a radical lifestyle? 1:06:30 My mom is headed deep into debt as a result of medical bills, possible into bankruptcy. How do we protect her?
Is Freedom in the USA Doomed Due to Forced V Mandates?
1:18:55In today's podcast, I share with you: Why I think the USA is a good place to be right now with regard to personal freedom, even with various rules and mandates. What I think will happen in coming months. How to prepare if the USA turns int a not-so-good place to be. Enjoy! Joshua https://radicalpersonalfinance.com/consult
My Recent Experiences Teaching My Children French
25:41I recently traveled with my family to France, with a primary goal of buying French books to read to my children! Today, I'll share a progress update on this project. Joshua
How to Protect Yourself from Civil Asset Forfeiture
1:13:23Recently, US government agents raided 800 safe-deposit boxes and stole $86,000,000 of cash plus other valuables from the box holders. The government is trying to keep the money under the Civil Asset Forfeiture rules in the USA. Today, I explain the details of the case to you as well as how to protect your money and stuff from similar thefts. Joshua BOOK A CONSULTING CALL WITH JOSHUA: www.radicalpersonalfinance.com/consult Yahoo News: "Federal authorities cash in on safety box seizures as owners fight back" LA Times: "FBI says fortune seized in Beverly Hills raid was criminals’ loot. Owners say: Where’s the proof?" LA Mag: "The FBI Is Trying to Keep More Cash Seized from a Beverly Hills Vault" YouTube: "Never Get Busted Again Volume 1 Official: Traffic Stops - Full Video by BARRY COOPER"
Major Tax Changes Coming...Just Like Always!
40:00Text of House Dems Proposal @CPAPlanner's tweetstorm on the proposal How Peter Thiel Saved $5 Billion Tax Free #PassportSheats