Rogue Retirement Lounge with Matt Franklin: Entrepreneur, Investor, Real Estate Enthusiast

If you're self-employed and you want to learn about retirement planning and investing, this podcast is for you. **THIS IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE, BORING RETIREMENT PODCAST** The Rogue Retirement Lounge covers investing basics, real estate, self-directed IRAs, retiring abroad, and much more. We talk about how to find cash-flowing assets that can beat stock market returns with less risk. We also cover tax-reduction strategies, asset protection, macroeconomics and other financial goodness, along with other info you need to know as you approach retirement, including social security, medicare, travel, health, longevity and more. Learn more at


episode 45: Retirement News For Friday September 24, 2021: Syndication Updates, Celebrity Tax Dodging, New Retirement Savings Legislation, All-You-Can-Eat Sushi

So today I just wanted to give you some updates on one of the cornerstones of my retirement plan: Real estate syndications. I had two excellent updates come in this week, and thought I'd share them with you.

You might have heard about 31-year-old waitress Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and her "Tax the rich" message on her dress at the Met Gala. But did you hear about her dress designer's unwillingness to pay her taxes? I've got the scoop right here!

And there's new legislation being proposed to help encourage retirement savings. Is it gonna be a good thing, or just more bureaucracy?

And I have some free advice for you: avoid 'all-you-can-eat' sushi at all costs...

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