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The Rational Buck Podcast

The Rational Buck Podcast

By David
We talk about finance, real estate, investing, sports, tech, and whatever else we find interesting!
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Jack of All Trades, Master of None
In this episode David discusses why it is important to master a couple skills instead of trying to be a jack of all trades.
August 04, 2022
3 Reasons It Won’t Sell
In this episode David reviews the main three reasons your item or service isn’t selling and how to fix them.
July 25, 2022
ENS Domains: Crypto Wild West
Have you heard of ENS domains? In this episode David discusses what they are and how you can try to cash in.
July 06, 2022
Crypto Crash: What, Why, and What Next?
In this episode David details why crypto is crashing and how he plans to move forward towards recovery.
June 20, 2022
5 Life Lessons from Walt Disney
In this episode David shares five quotes from Walt Disney that just might change your life.
October 01, 2021
6 Lessons from the Fellowship of the Ring
In this episode David discusses six lessons he learned while reading the Lord of the Rings: the Fellowship of the Ring.
September 15, 2021
5 Areas to Increase Your Flipping Speed
In this episode David shares five ways to speed up your flipping business.
August 19, 2021
17 Tips to Improve Your Marketing
In this episode David discusses a new marketing resource and 17 tips to improve your selling ability.
August 11, 2021
Business Stratety: Wants vs Needs
In this episode David discusses how to determine wants versus needs when it comes to pursuing a business strategy.
July 12, 2021
4 Steps To Fix Broken Shipments
In this episode David describes what you can do if one of your shipments breaks before reaching the recipient. This episode is mainly directed at eBay resellers.
June 22, 2021
Supercharge Your Sales With Community
In this episode, David discusses how a community of like-minded flippers helped boost his flipping game.
June 14, 2021
Mental Maps: Personal Responsibility
In this episode David discusses the importance of embracing personal responsibility.
May 15, 2021
The 48 Laws of Power: Rules 1-4
In this episode David begins his review of the 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene by discussing the first four laws.
May 07, 2021
Safemoon: A Bumpy Ride
David discusses the latest with the Safemoon crypto token project. *Not financial advice, entertainment only.*
May 05, 2021
Crypto Defi Projects on PancakeSwap
In this episode David discusses some alternate uses for PancakeSwap to branch into defi.
April 27, 2021
Vending Machines: Where to Start
In this episode, David discusses the advantages of only using soda machines, and when to consider a full route.
April 24, 2021
Safemoon: To the Moon?
In this episode David talks about Safemoon- what it is, and how to learn more.
April 19, 2021
Base Hits vs Home Runs
David reviews his strategy of taking base hits over home runs and how that plays into investments, business, and more.
April 16, 2021
How I Beat An eBay Scammer
In this episode David tells a story about dealing with an eBay scammer and how you can help protect yourself from similar scams.
April 12, 2021
3 Ways to Make More Money With Vending Machines
In this episode, David shares his top three categories that will help you earn more with your vending machine business.
April 12, 2021
7 Ways to Get More eBay Sales
In this episode of the Rational Buck Podcast, David reviews 7 ways you can boost your eBay sales. 
March 30, 2021
3 Things to Consider- Vending Machine Business Tips
David discusses three topics vending machine owners should consider- waste management, quality control, and trying new products.
March 19, 2021
3 Steps to Get Your First Vending Machine
In this episode, David describes how to get your first vending machine and what to look out for.
March 12, 2021
The Power of Language
In this episode David describes the importance and impact of words and how you can convey your message with purpose.
January 06, 2021
Becoming a Real Estate Referral Specialist
David describes how to become a real estate referral specialist step by step and how that makes income.
December 24, 2020
3 Tips for Setting Effective Goals
In this episode David goes over how to set effective and achievable goals.
December 16, 2020
Selling Used Books Online for Big Profit
In this episode, David discusses how you can make money selling used books online.
December 04, 2020
15 Master Reseller Tips for Flipping
In this episode David reviews his top 15 tips for flippers and resellers.
November 27, 2020
Knowing Your Numbers
In this episode David reviews three key categories in which any business owner should know their numbers.
November 17, 2020
Tools of the Trade: PirateShip and eProfit
David discusses the benefits of using PirateShip and eProfit!
October 22, 2020
5 Ways to Save While Shopping Popular Stores
David discusses five ways to save or get cash back at popular sites and stores.
September 25, 2020
The Side Hustle Academy
David discusses his new free course- the Side Hustle Academy!
September 22, 2020
10 Lessons from The Richest Man in Babylon
David reviews 10 key lessons he learned from The Richest Man in Babylon.
September 11, 2020
8 Shipping Tips for Resellers
David reviews 8 shipping tips for eBay sellers.
August 25, 2020
5 Ways to Make Money on the Side
In this episode David covers five ways to make money on the side based on his experiences.
August 05, 2020
Vending: 5 Tips to Avoid Expiring Food
David addresses some common reasons food expires and how to avoid it.
July 25, 2020
4 Ways to Get Into Flipping for Profits
In this episode David describes four ways to get into flipping for profits!
July 17, 2020
How To Judge A Vending Machine
Thinking of buying your first vending machine? Check out this episode where we discuss how to find out if it’s a good deal.
July 11, 2020
4 Things to Change if Your Vending Business Isn't Successful
David covers four possible fixes to think about if your vending machine business is not making large enough profits.
July 07, 2020
3 Mistakes To Avoid When Starting a Vending Company
In this episode David reviews three major mistakes to avoid when starting a vending machine business.
June 30, 2020
Renovate or Sell Your Home?
In this episode of the Rational Buck Podcast, we discuss how to decide whether you should renovate your home or go ahead and sell it and buy a new one.
June 30, 2020
3 Reasons to Start a Vending Machine Business
In today's episode we discuss three major reasons to start a vending machine business.
June 25, 2020
What is Your Money-Making Purpose?
We discuss what your money-making purpose should and should not be (in my opinion) and how to maximize your happiness.
June 09, 2020
Get Comfortable Now Part 4: Lessons 10-13
In this episode we review the next four steps of the Get Comfortable Now Plan. We discuss things like learning a trade, looking introspectively, performing maintenance, and other such things!
June 05, 2020
Quick Bite: AMD v Intel
In this episode we cover the battle between AMD and Intel, and attempt to provide a quick summary describing AMD's ascent in terms of competition and market price.
June 05, 2020
15 Steps to Make Sure Your Workplace Sucks
A sarcastic take on how to ruin your workplace. Taken in the reverse, this podcasts reviews ways to keep your employees happy and morale high.
June 03, 2020
Get Comfortable Now Part 3: Lessons 7-9
We discuss the dangers of lump sum deposits to your account, growing with your income, and listening to financial advice from others.
May 26, 2020
Get Comfortable Now Part 2: Lessons 4-6
This episode covers lessons 4-6 of the Get Comfortable Now plan. Learn about the benefits of couponing, how easy it is to get investing, and hear some practical tips on buying things that appreciate in value.
May 19, 2020
Clean Your House- A Quick Fix For Your Finances, Your Health, and Your Well-being
Everyone knows a clean house just feels better, so why don’t we make it happen? In today’s episode we explore the financial, mental, and practical reasons you should clean your house. This isn’t about making it spotless, it’s about improving your well-being and becoming more productive, and making cash! Hope you enjoy today’s episode. Follow us on Twitter at @rationalbuckpod.
May 18, 2020
Get Comfortable Now Part 1: 3 Steps to Financial Freedom
The Get Comfortable Now plan is something I live by. I don’t promise to make you rich overnight, but I do promise these steps will help alleviate your financial burdens and set you on the path to financial freedom. In this episode we review the first three steps in the plan.
April 10, 2020
Top 6 Useful Finance Apps For Your Phone
In this episode David reviews some helpful phone apps related to finance, investing, and e-commerce.
April 06, 2020
5 Tips for Selling Your Home Easily and Making Money
This episode will give some quick tips and tricks to sell your home quickly and for the most profit! If you have any questions or thoughts, reach out! Disclaimer: these thoughts are educational and for entertainment. Consult your own real estate and tax professionals as needed.
March 18, 2020