Ep #176: Dr. David Phelps – Building Your Portfolio

Take a seat at the Freedom Founders mastermind, with the first of a four-part Summer series where you get to listen in on some of the great advice and insight usually reserved just for members. In this episode, Dr. David Phelps will be talking about the different ways you can build your portfolio in sustainable ways that make sense for your lifestyle. From being on the ownership side to taking the lender position, he will be delivering a ton of information that will help you understand the different areas and find out where you fit in best.

Dr. Phelps emphasizes the importance of great partnerships and why you cannot and should not be trying to do this on your own. He also discusses where he started and how he would do things differently today. At the end, you can listen in to a great Q&A session that may clear up some questions or doubts you may have.

 Minute Markers:

  • 0:50 – Passive income vs. recurring revenue and annuitized income
  • 5:50 – The importance of partnerships and NOT doing it by yourself.
  • 9:00 – What David would do differently today.
  • 10:20 – Explaining the benefits and downsides to different kinds of ownership.
  • 15:18 – How to be on the lender side.
  • 25:20 – How to get the capital to be a lender.
  • 32:10 – Explaining money buckets.
  • 36:32 – The benefits and drawbacks of buying in tax-pay money.
  • 40:38: – Using margin on a stock portfolio – instead of getting a mortgage.
  • 42:50 – The call option and longer term deals.
  • 46:32 – Thoughts on Dodd Frank and its effect on the marketplace.
  • 48:57 – Investments recommended to people just starting out.

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