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 47: Retirement News For Friday October 8, 2021: Crypto Senator, Retire On $1,500 A Month, South Dakota Retirement, CHEAP Airfares, Energy Inflation

Today we have a BOUNTY of retirement news just for you!

I'm back from Arizona and I'm ready to rock.

Our PRO-Crypto Wyoming senator bought another Bitcoin...

Did you know there are cities in the US where you can retire and live comfortably for $1,500 a month? I didn't believe it myself, but check out this article to learn more:

Have you ever considered South Dakota as a retirement destination? Well, if you're on a budget, you might consider it. Here is a rundown of the best counties in SoDak to retire:

Do you like to travel? If so, you NEED to subscribe to Scott's Cheap Flights.

Click here to get on the Scott's Cheap Flights mailing list. Once you get that first bargain flight, you'll be GLAD you did.

Here's that WSJ article on energy price inflation. Scary, but important info:

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