Planet MicroCap Podcast | MicroCap Investing Strategies

Ep. 166 - Investing in Thrift Conversions 101 and Lessons Learned as a Jeopardy Contestant with Jim Royal, Ph.D., Author of “The Zen of Thrift Conversions”

March 24, 2021

For this episode of the Planet MicroCap Podcast, I spoke with Jim Royal. He is the Author of the new book, titled, "The Zen of Thrift Conversions: How to Turn Hidden Bank Stocks into Big Gains." Jim and his book were recommended by one of our listeners, thank you Gunnar, and I'm so stoked he was. I had never even heard of Thrift Conversions before this conversation, and that's saying a lot living the obscure MicroCap land that we do. That's why this episode is the 101 class version, and I think might be now be able to tell you what a Thrift Conversion is, let alone spell it. Jim does a great job detailing this asset class, and as an awesome bonus, he was a contestant on Jeopardy so we chat about his experience there as well. Come for Thrift Conversions, leave with a great story about Jeopardy.

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