Event Detail

Create Recession Resistant Investing Through Strategic Lending

Date And Time

Sat, June 24, 2023

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Online Only


We’ve all heard about the importance of diversification and not relying too heavily on one type of investment to reduce risk. This is especially important to help weather economic downturns. During uncertain times, it can be really hard to know which is the right type of investment. How much diversification do you need? How do you know if something is a good investment? Should you purchase real estate directly or become a lender to others? And if you want to be a lender, how do you get started? If you were ever wondering about the answers to any of these questions, this is the class for you! Join Wendy and Bill as they share their experience with you to help you become recession resistant in your investing.


What You Will Learn in This Class:


·        What are the least risky ways to be invested in lending 

·        How to do your due diligence to protect your investment

·        How to hold individual notes or investing in funds that hold notes


Bill Fairman is a best-selling author, national speaker, and serial entrepreneur who's been in the mortgage banking industry for 30+ years. Bill has worked with hundreds of high-net-worth clients to grow their wealth over his 10+ years as a fund manager. He is a pilot and sportsman who enjoys traveling. Bill has been featured in numerous magazines and won several industry awards. He also sits on the Government Relations Committee for the American Association of Private Lenders. He has shared the stage with celebrities like Tim Tebo, Chuck Lidell, and Jeremy Piven. Bill's most passionate about educating his clients on how to create a legacy for future generations.


Wendy Sweet has been lending funds to investors since 2001 as both a conventional lender and a hard money lender.  In 2008, she opted to focus on growing her Hard Money company, offering funds to investors who were able to navigate the changing world of real estate.  She and her business partner/brother, Bill Fairman, have been successfully lending money in the southeast to landlords, rehabbers, builders, and commercial investors.  In addition to brokering loans for those with money to invest, Wendy and Bill now manage a real estate fund for accredited investors.  Wendy also operates a subsidiary for fixing and refinancing short-term rentals in addition to Self-Storage Facilities. 


Wendy has been a licensed real estate broker in both Carolinas since 1981.  As Owner and Co-Founder of Carolina Capital Management/Carolina Hard Money, she combines her selling knowledge with her long-time lending expertise to provide first-class service to her borrowers and investors.  Wendy’s goals for Carolina Capital Management and Carolina Hard Money are to guide like-minded individuals in building their wealth through a proven lending model, provide strong returns for real estate investors, and positively impact the lives of her clients and their families, friends, and communities.