Tue, 23 June 2020
Jason Hartman reminds listeners to refi ’till ya die! Jason takes some questions and comments from listeners pertaining to possible strategy changes in investing due to COVID-19. While the 1% has always been a good rule of thumb, right now you might be able to rule it out.
What is the “dollar milkshake theory”? Brent Johnson joins Jason Hartman to share his ideas and concepts on macroeconomics. Particularly, what’s the strength of the U.S. dollar, and how does it compare to gold and other currencies? Brent also shares his thoughts on modern monetary theory and the possibility of its presence in the future, and potential problems.
[2:15] Questions from listeners starting with questions about the 1% rental rate.
[6:00] Don’t forget, REFI till ya Die!
[9:30] Comment or criticism? Let’s find out.
[12:00] A few of the many reasons that suburbia is on the rise.
[15:30] The DTI for qualified mortgage standards.
[16:00] Dollar milkshake theory.
[18:00] Discussing MMT Modern Monetary Theory
[19:30] Until a new system is designed, there is no place to go, other than the U.S. dollar.
[23:10] Does MMT work, or is a pipe-dream?