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.
Is it Cheaper to Live in Mexico or the USA?
Don’t Apply My Advice. First, Ask Yourself If It Actually Applies to Me Right Now.
DELETED EPISODE - Mental Models to Deal with Controversial Topics
I 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!
Friday Q&A: Business, Student Loans, Bankruptcy, Babies, Annual Fees, Houses, etc.
On 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?
In 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!
My Recent Experiences Teaching My Children French
I 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.
Stellar personal finance podcast
Currently my go to podcast for financial advice. Its Like having a personal life coach. Josh gives excellent holistic advice and keeps it real. I value his honesty and insight. In case youre reading this josh, i actually do miss your three hour shows :)
Thanks Joshua for the clarity of thought and solid financial advice. I also appreciate the creative approach to living a successful life in various circumstances - from surviving a catastrophe, levelling up your career, or being homeless and enjoying freedom living on the road. Keep up the good work!
Glad I found your podcast
I’m learning so much!