Tech Unicorns: The Scale of Value Destruction + Creation [Infographic]

Adam Neumann and the WeWork boys pulled off possibly the most sensational collapses of all the tech unicorns. Here we dig into the numbers to add some perspective around the scale of value destruction, and compare against the mainstay tech titans and their relative gains over the past year.

Do Airbnb Landlords Deserve a Bailout? [Infographic]

With much of the world on lockdown, Airbnb and its hosts have been decimated in the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. Here we look at the numbers on how much hosts are losing each month across top global cities, and just how many overextended hosts are facing a severe financial squeeze...

Best Places to Invest Right Now — 'The Wandering Investor'

We recently welcomed Maurice from 'The Wandering Investor' to chat about how the global downturn will impact investment prospects across a wide range of assets — international real estate, gold, uranium, oil, and more.

How to Invest in International Real Estate, Step by Step

Interested in investing in international real estate? Here we break down the steps you need to understand and navigate local markets, then pinpoint high growth deals and transform them into profitable properties...

Do Landlords Deserve Rent During an Economic Crisis?

Do landlords deserve rent payments in these times of crisis? As the economic shutdown crushes tenant incomes, should they have to pay? We'll dive into this complicated issue from the landlord's perspective and how it will create opportunities for individual real estate investors.

Do REITs Make Sense in a Downturn?

In this global crisis, does it make sense to invest in REITs? As the markets continue to seesaw through this economic shutdown, REITs have been one of the worst performing assets. Some of the largest players fell as much as 80 - 90% in March and April! Where are they headed next...

10 Best Apps to Make Money in 2020 — Dividend Investing

How can you make money straight from your phone? Here we break down the best apps to easily make dividend income, and the different types of investments you can do it with — stocks, bonds, REITS, real estate, robo investing, debit card investing, 401k, and more.

How To Avoid Capital Gains Tax On Real Estate — 1031 Exchange

With a 1031 Exchange, you can avoid paying capital gains taxes on the sale of an investment property if you reinvest the proceeds from that sale into another property of equal or greater value (and within a certain timeframe). Tax optimization tactics like a 1031 Exchange are what will enable you to preserve and growth your wealth faster!

How to Diversify Your Life — COVID-19 / Coronavirus

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads and everyone starts to feel the impact first-hand, we're reminded of why diversification is more important than ever. In these uncertain times, having well-diversified options isn't just about hedging against volatility — it's to position yourself for the new opportunities that will inevitably emerge as well.

4 Easy Ways to Build Dividend Income in 2020

Dividend investing can be one of the best ways to create passive income and grow your wealth over the long-term. In this post we'll break down a few ways to build your own dividend growth portfolio — Dividend Stocks, Index Funds, Real Estate, and High Yield Savings Accounts.

Top 25 Global Real Estate Markets in 2020

The 'Top 25 Global Real Estate Markets in 2020’ index is a guide to help kickstart your real estate investments by overcoming that first and most important step in the process — figuring out the best country to buy and invest in today.

7 Lifestyle Benefits to Owning International Real Estate

A global lifestyle, passive income, better banking & residency options, asset diversification and protection across multiple countries... These are some of the top lifestyle benefits of owning real estate overseas.

How to Pay ZERO Taxes on Real Estate

Do you own real estate and you want to grow your wealth? To make that happen, we need to limit the amount of taxes you pay. The more taxes you pay, the smaller your margins, and the slower you're able to create long-term wealth. Here we will breakdown some ideas and tips on how to structure your operation to ensure you're tax efficient on your real estate investments...

How to Purchase Your First International Real Estate Property

The next time your traveling on a business trip or vacation, why not use that as an opportunity to scout and find yourself the international investment property you've always dreamed of owning. Here we will breakdown some key steps and tips to help you buy and start developing your first piece of global real estate...

Don't Open a Belize Company

You may have heard a lot about setting up a Belize company -- it's quick, easy, no taxes, no reporting, etc. Don't be fooled!! Though it might be attractive on the surface, there are many perils and critical limitations to having a Belize company. We explore those factors and why most people should NOT open a Belize Company.

3 Reasons Why You Need a Second Passport

A second passport can help you diversify your travel and living options. Diversification helps reduce risk by allocating your bets across a range of opportunities that might react differently to the same set of events. If at some point down the line you need to move abroad, a second passport gives you the security to do so...

Do US Expats Have to Pay Taxes?

All American citizens are subject to tax on all of their income and required to file in the U.S., even if you are living overseas. However, as a remote entrepreneur you have a few options available that will help you legally reduce your tax burden...

5 Tax Gotchas for Startups

When it comes time to incorporating your startup, there are many moving pieces you need to work through. These are major decisions in how to structure the business that could have serious ramifications if not done properly. Here we'll look at a few to help you ensure you avoid any potential tax pitfalls or surprises down the line...

7 Reasons to Open a Business in Thailand

There are some massive advantages to running your business as a BOI company in Thailand. If you’re starting up a software business, need a lot of a lot of programmers, and face high upfront costs — it can be a phenomenal way to bootstrap!