American Monetary Association

The 2020s could well define the future of liberty for American citizens forever. Robert Barnes, founder of Barnes Law and attorney for George Gammon as they FOIA the Fed in an effort to ensure they haven't overstepped their bounds continually since their inception.

Jason Hartman and Robert discuss the case, why it's important, and why this is just the beginning.

Key Takeaways:

[3:23] Why the courts decided FOIA applies to the Fed

[8:51] The case against the Fed is, hopefully, going to show other people how to expose governmental entities that need to be brought to light

[10:58] What ramifications could this case against the Fed have?

[16:06] One of the FOIA requests is going to center on what the Fed has said about creating a digital governmental currency

[19:35] Why hasn't something like this been done before?

[23:45] Why the 2020s will be a defining decade for liberties


Direct download: AMA_410_Barnes.mp3
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Real estate investing has worked throughout history. It works incredibly well in the markets Jason Hartman recommends. But there's one thing that could derail it (and everything else for that matter), and it's a worldwide phenomenon.

Jason explains what's going on with the population of the world, and why it's a trend worth worrying about.

Key Takeaways:

[1:34] A declining population puts markets at risk

[6:11] For the first time in a long time, the life expectancy for Americans decreased

[8:21] We are thinning out our population deliberately for the first time in human history

[14:42] How our society is destroying families

[19:14] China is now suffering due to population timebomb

[24:26] Watching old movies and TV shows will show you the shift in society

[31:44] Japan's biggest problem isn't what economists tend to focus on

[37:29] What this all means for real estate investors


Direct download: AMA_409_Collapse.mp3
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Jason Hartman discusses our current inflation situation, how we might get out of it, and gives a real life example of how Inflation Induced Debt Destruction helped tens of millions of people get deals that were better than they could ever have imagined when they signed their mortgages. He also gives an in-depth look into the new Hartman Comparison Index.

Key Takeaways:

[3:25] What will this recent government irresponsibility lead to?

[7:59] Jason's solutions for our current monetary situation

[11:30] To understand inflation you have to distinguish between nominal and real

[16:10] A real life example of the power of income properties

[19:53] The best way to value properties

[22:40] How to tell if you're in a linear market

[25:35] Reviewing the HCI

[31:58] Mortgage payments today are cheaper


Direct download: AMA_408_Avengers.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT

Matt and Jason Hartman join forces again on the Epic Real Estate Investing podcast, but this time to discuss debt, inflation, and housing supply.


Direct download: AMA_407_Theriault.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT

The political response to Covid-19 cased a massive economic event that led to a self-fulfilling prophecy.

The monetary response of the government has led to inflation concerns that won't be going anyway anytime soon. Jason Hartman is joined by John Tamny, author of the new book When Politicians Panicked
The New Coronavirus, Expert Opinion, and a Tragic Lapse of Reason, to discuss our current economic climate and whether it's time to replace the US currency with something from the free market.

Key Takeaways:

[1:32] Politicians chose economic despair in March 2020

[5:20] Declaring a crisis leads to a self-fulfilling prophecy

[9:17] You need people doing every kind of response to things like Covid so you can gather more information

[13:04] John's views on inflation

[16:28] Housing always shows the devaluation of the dollar

[21:09] There are many efforts going on to get away from floating exchange rates

[25:47] John believes markets can produce a better currency than the US Treasury


When Politicians Panicked: The New Coronavirus, Expert Opinion, and a Tragic Lapse of Reason

Direct download: AMA_406_Tamny.mp3
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