About Jason Hull, CFP®

Jason Hull, CFP®, is an entrepreneur and co-founder of Broadtree Partners, a private equity firm. Jason has contributed to Business Insider and other online publications. Connect with Jason on LinkedIn.

Can You Stop Investing When You Hit Your Retirement Number?

"The rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield." — Warren Buffett Remember those ING ads where people were carrying around big orange random numbers? Those numbers represented the amount that they needed to have in assets to have a safe and secure retirement. The ads were trying to create awareness that there's a magical, mystical "number" that supposedly guarantees that you won't have to eat cat food or dive in dumpsters when you stop working. I … [Read more...]

[Warning Landlords] Don’t Forget Depreciation Recapture

“Lay up your treasures in heaven where there is no depreciation.” --Unknown The very first time I bought a house, I had this grandiose idea of being a flipper. This was long before television channels like HGTV could convince you that you could be a real estate mogul. I had been suckered into purchased a course on real estate investing by Russ Whitney, and it was going to be easy peasy to make my riches off of real estate. I found a VA foreclosure in a good … [Read more...]