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MBIT: Venture Capital | Entrepreneurship | Technology

MBIT: Venture Capital | Entrepreneurship | Technology

By Shamus Madan
Welcome to the MBIT (Markets Business Investing and Tech) Podcast, hosted by Shamus Madan.

On the podcast, a wide variety of guests will discuss topics including entrepreneurship, tech, startups, investing, and venture capital.

The pod is designed to provide you with new insights and unpack the stories of entrepreneurs.

Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings, or securities. The podcast is not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
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How PropTech Will Revolutionize Real Estate & Building A Startup to $780 Million w/ Zain Jaffer (GP at Blue Field Capital)
Zain is a lifelong entrepreneur who started his first venture when he was just a teenager. Throughout his career, he built many startups, with the most successful one being Vungle. Have you ever seen those ads in games asking you to play a video to continue? Yep, Zain and his team were the creators of that.  Years later, Blackstone acquired Vungle in 2019 for $780M. Shortly afterward, he started Zain Ventures, boasting a diverse portfolio of real estate investments and Prop Tech startups.  Zain’s success as both a founder and investor has made him a leading authority in the realm of startups and venture capital.  Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @zainjaffer
34:59
May 09, 2022
The Next Generation Social Finance App For GenZ w/ Katrin Kaurov & Aleksandra Medina (Co-Founders)
Hey everyone, thank you for tuning into the MBIT Podcast. In today’s episode, we have two guests joining us to talk about their startup, Frich, a social finance app for GenZ. Katrin Kaurov and Aleksandra Medina. Both Katrin and Aleksandra are Co-Founders of the company. Through traveling the world, Katrin and Aleksandra noticed their unhealthy spending habits and decided to take matters into their own hands. With 60% of millennials not able to cover just a $1,000 emergency expense, there has been an increasing number of consumers spending lavishly and above their means. The solution -- Frich (stands for F-ing Rich) is unlike any other finance app on the market in that it brings in the social aspect allowing you and your friend group to build healthy financial habits together. Learn More About Frich Here: https://getfrich.com/ Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast
18:26
May 05, 2022
Building The Largest Startup Acquisition Marketplace w/ Andrew Gazdecki (CEO)
Welcome everyone to the MBIT Podcast, where we discuss tech entrepreneurship and venture capital. Today Andrew Gazdecki, the CEO of MicroAcquire, joins us to discuss his company making it easier for other people to buy companies through their platform. Formerly Andrew founded Bizness Apps, a do-it-yourself mobile app builder allowing any small business to create, edit, and manage mobile apps online without any programming knowledge needed. It was featured in Inc 3 times as one of the fastest-growing companies in the US and later sold to a PE Firm. Through selling that business, Andrew took note of the friction in the process with founders struggling to find buyers, high fees, and inefficient transactions. Back to the drawing board, Andrew worked on a solution to solve this, and that solution was MicroAcquire. Learn More About MicroAcquire Here: https://microacquire.com/ Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @agazdecki
26:22
May 02, 2022
MBIT: Venture Capital | Entrepreneurship | Technology Trailer
Welcome to the MBIT (Markets Business Investing and Tech) Podcast, hosted by Shamus Madan. On the podcast, a wide variety of guests will discuss topics including entrepreneurship, tech, startups, investing, and venture capital. The pod is designed to provide you with new insights and unpack the stories of entrepreneurs. Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings, or securities. The podcast is not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
01:10
May 01, 2022
"Why Does The Stock Market Go Up?" & Long-Term Investing w/ Brian Feroldi of The Motley Fool
Thank you, everyone, for joining us on the MBIT Podcast. In today’s episode, we have an extraordinary guest, Brian Feroldi from The Motley Fool, and author of the book, “Why Does The Stock Market Go Up?” an Amazon bestseller in investing.  Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @BrianFeroldi Learn More About Brian's Book Here: amzn.to/3JVr9Q0
28:13
April 27, 2022
How This Startup Plans to Replace Financial Planners Using Online Tools w/ Josh Pigford (Founder)
Welcome everyone to another episode of the MBIT Podcast which discusses tech and entrepreneurship. In today’s episode, Josh Pigford joins the pod to discuss his startup Maybe which is a SaaS tool to help others reach financial freedom easier. Learn More About Maybe Here: https://maybe.co Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @Shpigford
13:08
April 25, 2022
The Next-Generation Social Network Where Founders Connect with VCs Faster Than Ever w/ Zayd Ali (CEO)
Welcome everyone to the MBIT Podcast in which we discuss tech, entrepreneurship, and venture capital. Today Zayd Ali joins the pod to discuss his startup FISH and how the app makes it easy for young millennial & GenZ founders to connect with VCs.  Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @zaydsyedali Learn more about FISH here: https://thinkfish.app
25:42
April 21, 2022
Ageless Truths in Marketing, Brand Building, & The Marketing Impact of The Metaverse w/ Ryan Alford (CEO)
Welcome everyone, thanks for joining us on the MBIT Podcast discussing tech and entrepreneurship. Today Ryan Alford (the host of the Radcast) podcast joins to discuss how to build your personal brand, marketing, and the metaverse. The Radcast is a top 25 US marketing and business podcast featuring marketing tips, trends, industry stories, and a wide variety of guests. Best known for his work on brands like Verizon, Lexus, and the NFL Ryan has developed some of the most well-known creative campaigns of the last 15 years. Listen to the episode to hear how you can take advantage of these little-known tips to building your brand. Join The Mastermind: theradicalformula.com Follow @ryanalford
31:36
April 18, 2022
The 19-Year-Old Startup Founder Making Course Creation Easier w/ Campbell Baron
Hey everyone, welcome to the MBIT Podcast in which we discuss tech and entrepreneurship. Today the 19-year-old startup founder Campbell Baron joins us to discuss his company Montra and how it makes it easier to create video courses. Formerly, Campbell was the host of "The Ones Who Succeed" podcast interviewing guests like Chris Sacca, the founders of Dollar Shave Club, and more. After his podcast, Campbell decided to educate the next generation on business news using TikTok. Then Campbell discusses his journey in the media space and how it lead him to start a company. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @campbelljbaron Learn More About Montra Here: https://montra.co/
25:26
April 11, 2022
How This Company Uses AI To Strengthen Your Network w/ Thor Ernstsson (CEO of Strata.cc)
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT Podcast, thanks for tuning into the show today. First off if you are enjoying the pod, make sure to share these episodes with a friend. Today we have Thor Ernstsson the Founder & CEO of Strata.cc. Strata is using AI to strengthen your professional relationships. On the podcast Thor discusses the importance of investing in your relationships, how Strata makes it easier to do so, and how Thor's previous startups contributed to the creation of Strata.cc. Learn More About Strata Here: https://strata.cc Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @ThorErnstsson Check Out The Grind Sell Elevate Podcast Below: https://apple.co/37n2XqK
21:49
April 07, 2022
Here's How This Startup is Working To Reinvent The Ad Industry w/ CEO Andrew Yates
Running a successful marketplace is hard. Andrew Yates is the co-founder and CEO of Promoted, a tech startup that helps marketplaces maximize conversions through optimizing for better search results as well as real-time personalization for new and anonymous users. Promoted.ai was part of Y-Combinator's 2021 batch. Before starting Promoted.ai, Andrew worked at Pinterest and Facebook, where he led ads ranking, auction, and marketplace engineering and research teams. Learn More About Promoted Here: Promoted.ai Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast
27:20
April 04, 2022
Raising An $18 Million Series A to Create Carbon-Negative Diamonds From Thin Air w/ CEO Ryan Shearman
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss tech, venture capital, and entrepreneurship. Today is an extremely exciting episode in which the startup Aether Diamonda raised $18 Million to create diamonds from THIN AIR. Yes, you read that right. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @ryanshearmanNYC Learn More About Aether Here: https://aetherdiamonds.com/
26:13
March 26, 2022
This Startup is Working on Revolutionizing the Talent Acquisition Industry w/ Founder Daniel Jakaitis
Welcome everyone to the MBIT Podcast, I am your host Shamus Madan, and today Daniel Jakaitis joins the pod to discuss his business Chatkick and how it hopes to revolutionize the talent acquisition industry. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @DanJakaitis If you are a founder and want to learn more about how Chatkick can help your business become more efficient and effective in talent acquisition you can learn more about Chatkick here: https://chatkick.com/
16:56
March 21, 2022
The Couple That Laundered $4.92B in Crypto, Trudeau Trucking Incident, & more w/ Simon Grunfeld (VP of Crypto at SIMBA Chain)
Hey everyone, thanks for joining the MBIT podcast in which we discuss finance, tech, and entrepreneurship. In today’s episode, we will be discussing the Trudeau trucking incident and how that could cause a push for crypto. Second, we will be digging into the couple that laundered $3.6B in crypto. Simon Grunfeld makes his second appearance on the pod to talk more on these topics. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @simongrunfeld Disclaimer: The episode is not financial or investment advice. 
29:31
March 14, 2022
Using Spare Change To Pay Off Debt and Save w/ Christian Zimmerman (CEO of Qoins)
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss personal finance, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today on the podcast Christian Zimmerman joins us to discuss his business Qoins and how it makes it easier for people to pay off debt. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Check Out Qoins Here: qoins.com
17:08
March 07, 2022
The Subscription-Based Blockchain Enabled Bank w/ Daniel Gouldman (CEO)
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss entrepreneurship, finance, and tech. Today we whipped up a riveting episode discussing how Unbanked is revolutionizing the banking industry by integrating DeFi protocol. To talk more on these topics we have a very special guest Daniel Gouldman.  Disclaimer: The podcast is not financial advice, is not investment advice, and is not a research report. Always make sure to do the due diligence before investing. Investing is risky. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @danielgouldman1 Find Unbanked Here: https://unbanked.com/
24:42
February 28, 2022
How Companies Achieve Rapid Growth & Blitzscale w/ Chris Yeh (VC & Founding Partner)
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss entrepreneurship and tech. Today we have a fascinating episode discussing blitzscaling, what it is, and how it can be used to expand your business. We have a very special guest Chris Yeh to talk more on these topics. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @chrisyeh Check Out More of Chris Yeh & His Book Below! http://twitter.com/chrisyeh | http://www.linkedin.com/in/chrisyeh | https://chrisyeh.com/ Get my book, “Blitzscaling: The Lighting-Fast Path to Building Massively-Valuable Companies”: https://www.blitzscaling.com/ Get help bringing the benefits of blitzscaling to your company: https://www.blitzscalingacademy.com/ Get my book, the New York Times, Amazon, and iBooks bestseller “The Alliance”: https://www.theallianceframework.com/
24:52
February 21, 2022
NFTs & How Brands Can Leverage Them w/ Avery Akkineni President of VaynerNFT
Hey everyone, I am your host, Shamus Madan; welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss finance, technology, and entrepreneurship. We have an exciting episode for you guys discussing NFT’s and how brands can leverage them. To do that we have an extraordinary guest Avery Akkineni the President of VaynerNFT. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @vaynernft & @avery_akkineni Disclaimer: The podcast is not financial or investment advice.
13:42
February 17, 2022
Meta's Stock Crash, Peloton's New CEO, & The NFT Scandal
Hello everyone, and welcome to MBIT, I am your host, Shamus Madan. Today we will be discussing the reason why Facebook has lost a quarter trillion dollars in market cap, and data collected by Chainalysis uncovering a little-known secret in the NFT industry. Disclaimer: The podcast is not financial advice, not a research report, and not a recommendation to buy or sell any NFTs or crypto. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast
09:50
February 11, 2022
Where are NFTs Stored? + The Basics of Blockchain and Crypto w/ Simon Grunfeld
In this episode, I had Simon Grunfeld (VP of Crypto at SIMBA Chain) on to discuss some basics revolving around blockchain, crypto, what gas fees are, and where the NFTs you buy are stored (hint: not on the blockchain).  Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @simongrunfeld Disclaimer: The podcast is NOT financial or investment advice. The podcast is also not a research report and should not be used for the basis of any investment decision. The podcast is NOT a recommendation to buy or sell crypto. 
24:46
January 31, 2022
Here's How This Company Uses AI in Investing w/ Founder Stephen Mathi-Davis
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss personal finance, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today Stephen Mathi-Davis joins the pod to discuss the business model behind the app, how the AI works, and more. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Disclaimer: The podcast is not financial or investment advice. The podcast is also not a research report and should not be used for the basis of any investment decision.
17:27
January 27, 2022
25 Year-Old Investor Matt Allen Turns $1.8k Into $36k, Investing Strategies, and Portfolio Building
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss personal finance, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today we whipped up a wonderful episode for you guys as a very special guest Matt Allen, joins us to discuss how turned $1.8k into $36k in two weeks, some little known secrets about Warren Buffet, and portfolio building.  Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @investmattallen Subscribe to Matt Allen's Newsletter Here: https://mattallen.substack.com/ Disclaimer: The podcast is not financial or investment advice. The podcast is also not a research report and should not be used for the basis of any investment decision. 
19:52
January 19, 2022
New Inflation Data, Where Markets are Headed? & Sen. Warren on Antitrust
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss personal finance, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today we whipped up a slightly different episode for the audience where we will analyze the new inflation data, how it affects the markets, and Senator Warren on enforcing antitrust for grocery stores. If you enjoyed this type of episode, hit me up on Twitter: @mbitpodcast Disclaimer: The podcast is not investment or financial advice
07:43
January 15, 2022
This App Allows You To Invest Your Change In Environmental Projects w/ CEO Will Wiseman
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss personal finance, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today we whipped up a wonderful episode for you guys as a very special guest William Wiseman, joins us to talk about his business Climatize which allows you to invest in environmentally projects with spare change. Find Climatize Here: climatize.earth Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Disclaimer: The podcast is not financial or investment advice
17:22
January 10, 2022
Here's How This Company Is Inspiring The Next Gen. of Entrepreneurs w/ Michael Sikand
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss personal finance, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today we whipped up a wonderful episode for you guys as a very special guest Michael Sikand, joins us to talk about his business Our Future which is a media company designed to educate GenZ on business. Find OurFuture's Content Here: https://www.tiktok.com/@ourfuturestories?lang=en Twitter of Guest: @michaelsikand Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast
22:52
January 03, 2022
This Company Is Changing The Game In Financial Information w/Ben Miller (CEO)
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss personal finance, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today we whipped up a wonderful episode for you guys as a very special guest Ben Miller, joins us to talk about his business ChroniFI, a company that gives you access to all of the financial information you could ask for in a glance. Sign Up for FREE at: ChroniFI.com Twitter of Guest: @chronifiben Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast
10:25
December 31, 2021
Hidden Lessons in Sales, Marketing, and Growing the #1 Business Ed. Podcast w/ Scott D. Clary
Welcome everyone to the MBIT (Markets Business Investing and Tech) podcast. Today Scott D. Clary joins us to share his lessons from years in the business industry, as an advisor to multiple companies, an entrepreneur, and host of the #1 Business Education Podcast. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @ScottDClary Drop a 5-star review below!
33:18
December 21, 2021
The New California Based Startup Making a Dent in Social Media w/ Tyler Maloney (CEO Faves)
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss investing, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today we will be discussing the the new California based startup Faves (backed by VCs and angel investors including Sahil Bloom), and how it is making a dent in the social media industry. Make sure to subscribe to the pod, so you don’t miss out on future episodes. To touch on these topics we have the Founder and CEO of Faves, Tyler Maloney.  Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @MaloneyTyler Download the Faves App Here! --> https://apps.apple.com/us/app/faves-best-of-social-media/id1490305477
08:56
December 10, 2021
Future of the VR/AR Industry, Metaverse, and more w/ Ryan Engle
Hey everybody, welcome to the MBIT podcast in which we discuss investing, tech, and entrepreneurship. Today we will be discussing the VR industry, the metaverse, and what it could mean for the future.  Make sure to subscribe to the pod, so you don’t miss out on future episodes. To touch on these topics we have the Founder and CEO of Golf+, Ryan Engle.  Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @rengle820
30:03
December 06, 2021
NFTs, The Future of The Industry, and Veefriends w/ Andy Krainak
In this episode, I had Andy Krainak (President of Veefriends) on to discuss NFTs, what they are, possible use cases for them, where Andy sees the industry 10-15 years out, and the significance of Gary Vee's Veefriends. Twitter of Host: @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @krainak
07:11
November 30, 2021
Tesla's $1T Market Cap, Hertz Orders 100k Teslas, Earnings, and more w/ Sawyer Merritt
In this episode, Sawyer Merritt, Tesla investor, and reporter joins us to discuss Tesla selling cars to Hertz, Tesla hitting the $1 Trillion market cap, a quick breakdown on earnings, and how important Elon Musk is for Tesla's success. Twitter of Host:  @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @SawyerMerritt Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
20:24
November 03, 2021
$DWAC, Shiba Inu, and Market Sentiment w/ Gav Blaxberg
In this episode, Gav Blaxberg, COO of Wolf Financial joins us to discuss some recent market sentiments, including Digital World Acquisition Corp, the popular meme coin Shiba Inu, and more! Twitter of Host:  @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @GavBlaxberg Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
13:37
November 02, 2021
Sales, Entrepreneurship, and Twitter with Josh (@The_SmartMoney)
In this episode, Josh from (@The_SmartMoney) on Twitter discusses his entrepreneurial journey and what inspired him to design his own business.  Twitter of Host:  @mbitpodcast Twitter of Guest: @The_SmartMoney Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
13:26
September 15, 2021
Meet the Person Who Started a 6-Figure Tech Startup in College
Welcome everyone to the MBIT (Markets Business Investing and Tech) podcast. In today's episode Jordan Gonzalez is a young entrepreneur who build a 6-figure tech startup from the ground up. Here is what he did to grow the company. Twitter: @mbitpodcast Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
18:24
September 10, 2021
Lumber:Gold Ratio, Crypto, Market Bubble, and more w/ Michael A. Gayed, CFA
In this episode, Michael A. Gayed joins us to discuss markets, the lumber to gold ratio, crypto, the market bubble and more! Twitter: @leadlagreport and @mbitpodcast Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision
26:00
September 07, 2021
Twitter Spaces on Building Wealth & Investing w/ @HeroDividend, @Dividend_Dollar, @TD_Investor, and @InvestingAustin
Joined by @HeroDividend, @Dividend_Dollar, @TD_Investor, and @InvestingAustin on a Twitter Spaces Live podcast to discuss investing, and ways to build your wealth in the long run. Dividend Dollar: https://twitter.com/Dividend_Dollar The Defensive Investor: https://twitter.com/TD_Investor Dividend Hero: https://twitter.com/HeroDividend Investing Austin: https://twitter.com/InvestingAustin
53:46
August 26, 2021
The App to Help You Save w/ Michael Silverman (CEO Flipp)
In this episode, Michael Silverman the CEO of Flipp joins us to discuss Flipp and its mission in a digital age Flipp: https://flipp.com/home Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision
16:14
August 18, 2021
Side Hustles and Investing w/ Adam Koehler
In this episode Adam Koehler from the Side Hustle City Podcast will be joining us to discuss: - Side Hustles - Should you start one? - How to have multiple streams of income? and more Side Hustle City Podcast: www.sidehustle.money Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision
23:45
August 04, 2021
Business Strategy and Growth w/ Brian Burke (Founder of SellYourMac)
Welcome everyone to the MBIT Podcast, I am your host Shamus Madan and today we have a special guest, Brian Burke, Founder or SellYourMac.com  SellYourMac.com (SYM) would love for you to sell your old Apple devices so you can get the cash and someone else can benefit from your used device. Use promo code “macman” for a bonus on your trade in! https://www.sellyourmac.com/?promo=macman If you need an affordable Apple device, checkout their sister site RenewedMacs.com If you use this link it will give you an automatic discount when purchasing: https://renewedmacs.com/discount/macman Website: mbitpod.com Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.   Twitter: @mbitpodcast   Instagram: @mbitpod
13:17
July 28, 2021
Top 10 Tips to Make Your First Million
How to Make your First Million Welcome everyone to the MBIT podcast. This week we will be discussing some strategies to build wealth efficiently and effectively, to hit the 1 Million Mark. Now, as you embark on your journey to make your first million it is important to keep in mind that it is a marathon, not a sprint. Along the way, there will be hills and mountains to challenge your ability, but remember that the best rewards are in the journey and to continue persisting. 1. Analyze 2. Save  3. Invest ... And for the most important one... Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision. Twitter: @mbitpodcast Instagram: @mbitpod mbitpod.com Background Music Credits: Not For Nothing - Otis McDonald
08:45
July 12, 2021
Tesla is NOT an Electric Car Company...So What Is It?
Title: Tesla is NOT an Electric Car Company.... So What Is It? The Key Takeaway here is Tesla is NOT a car company, it is an electric company taking on not just motor vehicles, but also power companies, roofing, and anything to do with electricity. Think about it, decades from now, do you still see the country using coal? Topics: Tesla, Finance, Markets, Economy, Future, Cars, Electricity, Coal, Natural Gas, Clean Energy Alright everyone, thank you for tuning into MBIT, I am your host Shamus Madan, and I will see you on the next episode. Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision. Twitter: @mbitpodcast Instagram: @mbitpod mbitpod.com Background Music Credits: Not For Nothing - Otis McDonald
03:49
June 29, 2021
Meme Stocks Explained and Building Wealth
Welcome everyone to the MBIT podcast; I am your host, Shamus Madan. This week we will be discussing what meme stocks are, how they work, what’s the deal with the whole “to the moon” ideology, and finally some tips on how to make your money work for you, from many billionaires. Be sure to subscribe and take that like the button to the moon for the youtube algorithm. DISCLAIMER: Before we begin, it is essential to note that this is NOT investment advice, and all opinions expressed are my own. Topics: - Meme Stocks  - How Meme Stocks Work - Markets - Crypto bubble - Market bubble - Wealth Building Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings, or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision. Background Music: Not For Nothing - By Otis McDonald
05:36
June 22, 2021
What is Retail Trading and How Does it Affect Your Portfolio? w/Gav Blaxsberg
Topics: Effect of retail trading on the stock market Social sentiment affecting the market GME and Reddit, AMC, Meme Stocks Hello Everyone, I am your host Shamus Madan and welcome to the MBIT podcast in which finance and economic topics are broken down so that you can become a more educated investor. Today we have a special guest, Gav Blaxsberg, COO of Wolf Financial. How are you today, Gav?.... Would you mind introducing to the audience what you do and what Wolf Financial is? … Alright, so let’s transition to discussing how retail trading and social sentiment have been affecting the markets and your portfolio. First off, quick disclaimer the podcast is not financial advice and is for informational purposes only. Investing is risky. Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings, or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
13:26
June 14, 2021
You Need to Know This When Investing w/ Andrew Sather
Topics Discussed: Value of Diversification Effect of Government Spending on the Market Thoughts on Meme Stocks - Comparison to Dot Com Bubble Key Takeaway: No matter the amount you invest, the lessons and what you learn remain the same. The difference is what you end up losing. #riskmanagement Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
20:50
June 07, 2021
Business Mindset for Success w/ Jeff Wickersham
Hello Everyone, I am your host Shamus Madan and welcome to the MBIT podcast in which finance and economic topics are broken down so that you can become a more educated investor. Today we have a different type of episode discussing how the economy is affecting businesses and what they can do to push through. To talk on these topics, I would like to welcome Jeff Wickersham, founder of The Morning Fire Academy. Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision. If you want to contact Jeff to learn more the links are below! Website – www.themorningfire.com LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeff-wickersham/ IG - https://www.instagram.com/jeff_wickersham/ Email – Jeff@themorningfire.com
09:58
June 04, 2021
How Inflation Affects Your Portfolio and the Economy
Hello Everyone, and welcome to the MBIT podcast; I am your host, Shamus Madan. This week we will be discussing the impact of the recently released inflation data on the economy and your portfolio. Be sure to subscribe and inflate that like button for the YouTube algorithm. Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings, or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
04:36
May 14, 2021
Why Market Prices are Soaring and How to Take Advantage
Hello Everyone, and welcome to MBIT; I am your host, Shamus Madan. Today we will be discussing why markets are through the roof and how you can use this to make money. Sources: Tompor, Susan. “Why New Investors Bought Stock during the COVID-19 Pandemic.” Detroit Free Press, Detroit Free Press, 6 Feb. 2021, www.freep.com/story/money/personal-finance/susan-tompor/2021/02/05/how-invest-stock-market/4360276001/ Neugarten, Jesse. “Do Lower Interest Rates Increase Investment Spending?” Investopedia, Investopedia, 29 Aug. 2020, www.investopedia.com/ask/answers/101315/do-lower-interest-rates-increase-investment-spending.asp Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings, or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
06:11
May 02, 2021
Bitcoin Explained
Hello Everyone, and welcome to MBIT, I am your host Shamus Madan, and today we will be discussing what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and how they could impact the future of currency. When one hears the word cryptocurrency, the first thought of many is Bitcoin. And in today’s episode, we will be mainly discussing Bitcoin as not all cryptocurrencies work the same way. Sources: Frankenfield, Jake. “Bitcoin Exchange Definition.” Investopedia, Investopedia, 4 Mar. 2021, www.investopedia.com/terms/b/bitcoin-exchange.asp “Bitcoin USD (BTC-USD) Stock Price, News, Quote & History.” Yahoo! Finance, Yahoo!, 7 Apr. 2021, finance.yahoo.com/quote/BTC-USD/?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAGfsTBd1tMdxKOhndhKpj7x2rEhB_kCtJ6dwDYm5TPt6xUCLy-5SMF5Tj0iE8pZtZ15tvqm2n6qZB0cXrESum6XwRsHxc-Zct4yvnCJ0EPQNVIU1xKniAwM2as6el91An0WIUnJY7MxDD5R0rfQMEHc6e1aWochU_XSucGc6Tr_I “3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Has Doubled in Less than a Month - and Why Experts Think It Won't Repeat Its 2017 Crash.” Business Insider, Business Insider, markets.businessinsider.com/currencies/news/bitcoin-price-btc-performance-explanation-cryptocurrency-market-crash-token-investing-2021-1-1029945005#:~:text=The%20influx%20of%20fresh%20currency,gold%20and%20other%20hedge%20assets
06:18
April 24, 2021
How the GameStop Uproar Could Change Markets Forever
Hello Everyone and welcome to MBIT, I am your host Shamus Madan, and today we will be walking through what caused Gamestop’s stock to surge and how it could change the future of investing. Topic: The Significance Behind the Gamestop Craze Sources: Clement, J. “U.S. Computer and Video Game Sales - Digital vs. Physical 2017.” Statista, 29 Jan. 2021, www.statista.com/statistics/190225/digital-and-physical-game-sales-in-the-us-since-2009/ “GameStop Announces Multi-Year Strategic Partnership with Microsoft.” Gamestop Corp., news.gamestop.com/news-releases/news-release-details/gamestop-announces-multi-year-strategic-partnership-microsoft Inc., GameStop. “GameStop Announces Additional Board Refreshment to Accelerate Transformation.” GlobeNewswire News Room, "GlobeNewswire,” 11 Jan. 2021, www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2021/01/11/2156168/0/en/GameStop-Announces-Additional-Board-Refreshment-to-Accelerate-Transformation.html. Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
06:23
March 07, 2021
Stock Market Record Highs, The Future of the Movie Theater Industry
Story #1: The stock market is hitting record highs after the $900 billion stimulus package is signed. What could this show about the future of the nation and where investors think we are headed? Story #2: Despite the new vaccine, movie theaters’ future could still be troublesome down the road. And How could this change the movie theater industry? Disclaimer: The MBIT podcast is reflecting the opinion of only the host. The podcast is for informational purposes only. The podcast is not a research report and is not a recommendation to purchase or sell any stocks, holdings or securities. The podcast is also not meant to serve as the basis of any investment decision.
05:27
January 04, 2021
SolarWinds Hacked, Billionaire's Strategies to Make More Money
Story #1: The security company SolarWinds was hacked rumors are through a foreign agency. In this cyberattack multiple US agencies and businesses were infiltrated. What could this attack on SolarWinds foreshadow for the future of cybersecurity? Story #2: Warren Buffett has some strategies for teaching kids about money. And learn how you could make some better financial decisions.
05:32
December 28, 2020
AT&T's 5G Crisis, Nikola Disappoints Investors
Story #1: The US Government is auctioning off 3450MHz - 3550MHz satellites (which are used for 5G) to wireless companies like Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T to build up their 5G networks. This is great news for the future of 5G but why might this be a problem for AT&T? Story #2: Nikola disappoints investors yet again and cancels the electric garbage truck. And How could this affect the electric car industry?
05:27
December 27, 2020
Amazon's Hiring Spree, Pfizer's Controversial COVID Vaccine
Story #1: Amazon hires over 400,000 employees to keep up with increased demand and holiday sales. The question is will these workers be laid off after demand dies down or after the pandemic? Story #2: Pfizer’s 90% effective vaccine and what could this mean for the US economy and big tech giants like Amazon, Google, and Apple as they have received more demand during COVID as everyone is at home.
03:51
December 08, 2020
Apple Announces M1 Chip, Tesla Added to S&P 500
Apple announced a new M1 chip for their Macs ditching Intel CPU's forever. What could this mean for Intel's business? Tesla has been accepted into the S&P 500. What does that mean for Tesla in the short term and the long term?
04:24
December 08, 2020