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Directed IRA Podcast
The #1 podcast on self-directing your
IRAs and taking control of your retirement™
Directed IRA Podcast Overview
What is a Self-Directed IRA?
Getting Started (Episode 1:)
Mat Sorensen, bestselling author of “The Self Directed IRA Handbook” interviewed Jamison Manwaring, a former Goldman Sachs equity analyst turned real estate syndicator for multi-family real estate. He explained how he does investment analysis to determine when to buy, sell or hold.
Jamison has bought hundreds of units as Co-Founder and CEO of Neighborhood Ventures. He clarified why real estate multi-family can be a great hedge against
Mat and Jamison also talked about:
- Making investment decisions
- Comparing the stock market to real estate
- How to invest in what you know
- A rate of return formula for analyzing investments
- How to define a risk-reward profile
- Dividend yields
- Resell value
- Cashflow vs. capital appreciation
- Tax benefits
This episode is a must-listen for any parent!
- Total Student Loan Debt is $1.75 trillion.
- The average amount per borrower is $29,000.
- There are 2.4 million retirees who struggle to pay student loan debt aged 62 and older.
What is the best strategy for parents to pay for their kid’s college debt free?
Mat Sorensen and Mark J. Kohler talk about account types you can use and how to save in a tax-favored way. They explain the benefits of Coverdell ESAs, 529, and Roth IRAs and, which accounts to use first.
Mat and Mark also shared how they helped their kids graduate with zero debt and their own personal journey of what they did to pay for their own college education. They also explained what NOT to do with a retirement account.
If you only had $5,000, would you put it in a Roth IRA or a Health Savings Account (HSA) account?
Watch The Great Debate between tax attorneys and bestselling authors, Mat Sorensen & Mark J. Kohler on how to best grow your money tax-free.
Is there a deal you’re considering? Are you aware of the investment risks?
You need to ask yourself some hard questions to protect yourself. Here are the top 10 tips on how to minimize your risk with a simple, yet powerful list of questions that will show you how to negotiate like a serious investor and protect you from bad deals.
In this episode, Mat Sorensen and Mark J. Kohler not only talk in detail about how to analyze if a deal is a good fit for you, they give real-life examples to help you recognize if a deal has red flags!
By the end of this Directed IRA Podcast episode, you’ll have an understanding of • How to read subscription documents • The danger of no-risk sky-high returns • If the deal in front of you is good for you • If the partners involved have your best interests • The ability to take control of your self-directed IRA investments
Join Mat & Mark in this open forum as they answer your difficult Self-Directed retirement plan questions. Diving deep into all of your questions on Self Directing your Roth IRA, 401(k), Traditional IRA, Coverdale, HSA, and more.
In this webinar Mat Sorensen and Aaron Halderman covered 6 ways to protect your IRA or 401K in a recession.
Should you ever sell your assets
When to hold cash
Analyzing whether to sell stocks and mutual funds
Does a Roth Conversion make sense in 2022?
Assets that perform well during a recession
How alternative investments can help with portfolio diversification
Whether you’re trying to raise $50,000 or $50 million, there is $30 trillion in U.S. retirement accounts. IRAs can always self-direct. Therefore, you are allowed to invest in alternative assets like real estate with an IRA or Solo 401k.In this episode Mat Sorensen and Mark J Kohler show: 3 Steps to Unlock Money and, 3 Ways to Raise Capital from IRAs and 401ks. The 3 strategies Mat and Mark explain in detail are: Lender, Partner, Investor. Grab a pen and paper to take notes as Mat & Mark reveal many gems on how to successfully raise capital! To submit your questions, listen, search for prior episodes, or sign up for their Weekly Free Newsletter, visit https://directedira.com/podcast
Join Mat & Mark in this open forum as they answer your difficult Self-Directed retirement plan questions. Diving deep into all of your questions on Self Directing your Roth IRA, 401(k), Traditional IRA, Coverdale, HSA, and more. To submit your questions, listen, search for prior episodes, or sign up for their Weekly Free Newsletter, visit https://directedira.com/podcast