Animal Spirits Episode 57: Passive Income

On this week’s Animal Spirits with Michael & Ben we discuss:

  • Why monetizing content is so difficult.
  • Why passive income is a myth for most people.
  • Are we sellouts for taking on sponsors for the show?
  • Is it even possible to sell out in 2018?
  • Michael Douglas, Jake the Snake Roberts & Andre the Giant.
  • That cringe-worthy video.
  • The difference between an investment strategy & speculation.
  • Does private equity deserve more scrutiny from investors?
  • Is Amazon going to be the scapegoat for every failing company?
  • How often does cash outperform stocks & bonds?
  • Is a recession coming?
  • Using the debt snowball approach to pay down debt.
  • Structured products.
  • Buying shares in a painting.
  • Hedging currency risk as a foreigner investing in the U.S.
  • CDs vs. bond funds and much more.

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