(February 06, 2015) The Del Walmsley Radio Show: The More You Learn, The Funnier It Gets

Welcome to Del Walmsley’s tour de force when it comes to bashing speculative investment! You can almost hear the endless cursing and the helpless whining of a professional financial planner/radio show host in Del’s recollection, and as Del dances through further and further levels of ridiculousness spelled out in the disclaimers of the Barclay Hedge Fund, you don’t know whether to get up and applaud or fall down laughing. Welcome to the corner of stand up comedy and education, which is driven by Del’s repartee and pure laughable truth.

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(February 04, 2015) The Del Walmsley Radio Show: A Look At The Booming Texas Economy & Fresh Political Insights From Yours Truly

Many of you have come from far shores to invest in our doors here in the bread basket that is the Texas real estate market, and many of you are always keeping your eyes on the horizon for new deals in new places. For both groups, we have prepared something extra special for your listening experience on this show! Drawing on a recent article focused on the effect oil prices are having on Texas apartments, and his own research/experience, Del Walmsley serves up quite the cocktail of REI forecasting information on this podcast. As if that wasn’t enough, he also freshly analyzes the national political landscape and provides insightful housing data you won’t want to miss!

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The Del Walmsley Show – Discussing Automatic Enrollment into 401(k's) – Do You Pay Attention to Your Money?

“It’s just the situation that most people — 99 percent of the people—don’t pay attention to their money. They don’t care. And it’s so prevalent that they can write about you in national magazines telling people, “All right. Let’s take advantage of this laziness and this ignorance of the financial situation that they’re in and … read more

The Del Walmsley Radio Show – The Modern Version of "The Ant and the Grasshopper"

“The ant works hard in the withering heat and in the rain all summer long building his house and laying up supplies for the winter. The grasshopper thinks the ant is a fool and laughs and dances and plays the summer away. Come winter, the shivering grasshopper calls a press conference… … and demands to … read more

Why Social Security and Medicare Taxes are “Ignorance Taxes”

“..My friends, they created these ignorance taxes, which is a social safety net… for people to fall on when they get old and unable to work, and unable to obtain insurance. They call it Social Security and Medicare. Now why do they not tax real estate investors? Because they realize that if you’re smart enough … read more

How to Use Real Estate Depreciation When Cashing Out an IRA to Offset Taxes

A caller asked what he should do to offset the tax penalty if he withdrew his $100,000 IRA. Del described how to use depreciation to reduce the tax burden as much as possible “What I tell people to do is to pull your IRA money out early in the year… January, February, March… something like … read more

If I Throw You a Lifeline, Will you Take It?

Del tells a fable about a man who wouldn’t accept help as his house floated away in a flood. The man said that he wouldn’t accept help because God would save him. The point of the story is that people need to take personal responsibility for their lives. We have been broadcasting across Texas, with … read more

The Haves vs. The Have Nots – Speculating on Stocks vs. Investing in Real Estate

When you’re buying paper assets and you’re hoping they go up in value… you’re gambling. And I’ll tell you, the odds are not very good right now… because it’s very obvious from the unemployment, the layoffs, the business failures, that GDP is going down. The stock market is a derivative of GDP. It is the … read more

The End of the Era of Over-Financing

Del describes how the real estate market has changed in the new era where over-financing is a thing of the past.

23 February 2009