GOLD NUGGET ALERT!! Chad Corbett breaks down the opportunity in small business investments and how you can use business acquisitions to get free real estate and use real estate as a means to find small businesses to buy. Anton, Cristian, and Federico brainstorm how much money it takes to buy a business (hint: it can be free), what the best businesses to invest in right now are, and how to structure ownership agreements when transferring businesses. Federico and Chad brainstorm a deal where the seller keeps delaying close, and the buyer is getting impatient. Chad Corbett and James do some deal analysis and transaction engineering for a perfect buy-and-hold opportunity where a landlord isn’t willing to do owner finance. Chad Corbett offers several strategies for accessing funds through commercial, asset-based loans from community banks. Lastly, Corey and Chad discuss whether the tax benefits of a 1031 Exchange are worth it or not in the long run.