IMU 008: How Colin, a US Immigrant Living in Colombia, Uses Dollar Arbitrage To Become Financially Free!

In today’s episode 8, I decided to interview an immigrant who is from United States.  How is that possible you ask?  Well, this particular immigrant is now living in Colombia.  So, why is it important for you to listen to him?

Well, Colin Andrews Egbert, who is originally from Ohio, now lives in Medellín, Colombia.  Colin is a serial entrepreneur and professional speaker who has started and/or has been a key member with multiple 6 and 7 figure businesses.

Starting out right after graduating college at The Ohio State University, Colin first threw himself in the real estate investing market in Columbus, Ohio. With horrible credit, maxed out credit cards and only 3 grand to his name, Colin took the plunge with his first real estate marketing campaign.

Within 60 days, as a total novice, Colin completed 4 real estate deals for over $33,000 in profit. From there, very quickly, Colin became one of the most active real estate investors in the area and closed dozens of deals.

With a passion for investing and also seeing the growth of Myspace and Facebook, Colin Co Founded the first online community for real estate investors, RealEstateInvestor.com.  The community grew to over 60 thousand members and later, Colin co authored Real Estate Web Riches, one of the first courses that taught real estate investors around the country how to use the Internet to make more money in their investing business.

Colin shared this knowledge all over North America at seminars and via webinars. He has shared the stage with real estate and business greats such as Ron LeGrand, Robert Kiyosaki, and Michael Gerber.

After the RealEstateInvestor.com venture, Colin set his sights South and traveled through South America for nearly a year, living the vagabond lifestyle and practing his Spanish and salsa skills.

He returned back to the States and soon joined one of his best friends to build IdeaBuyer.com, a new product and app development business.  IdeaBuyer.com was recently named one of INC Magazine’s Fast 5000 fastest growing businesses with revenue growth over 1800% over a 2 year period.

Growing from 3 to 26 full time team members during this 2 year time period, IdeaBuyer.com is quickly becoming a force in the industry.  Colin’s expertise is focused on setting up and growing highly successful sales teams and he currently enjoys living aboard in Medellin, Colombia. He loves the ability to work anywhere in the world and has been to over 20 countries.

In his free time, Colin loves to hit the gym, read a good book, or bust out some moves on the dance floor.

In this ‘international‘ podcast interview,  you’ll discover:

  • What it takes to be successful in a new country and the little strategies and tips Colin used to succeed in his new business out of Colombia that generates anywhere from $250,000 to $400,000 per month!
  • Why it’s important to experience the new culture, people and the new environment to succeed in life and business.
  • How to use “Dollar Arbitrage” strategy to create massive passive income and how you can use it yourself by investing in your old country.  Many immigrants completely ignore this strategy and yet, it’s very profitable.
  • 4 different online power tools Colin uses in his own business to manage 13 sales people who live right here in United States while he lives in Colombia.
  • plus much, much more including salsa dancing, spanish language and Ohio State Buccaneers. 🙂  Go Spartans! 🙂

Show Notes:

Recommended book by Colin:

The 50th Law” by 50 Cent (Author), Robert Greene

To Reach Colin:

Colin Andrews Facebook

IdeaBuyer.com

 

 

About The Author

Polish Peter

Polish Peter, Dad of 3 Rockstar kids, Founder of 1st EVER Immigrant Mastermind, Marketer & Podcaster. We're looking for another rockstar immigrant entrepreneur to join the IMU Mastermind. Interested? Apply at https://mastersunite.com/imu

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