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Wealth & Affluence

June 7, 2016

 

Interview with Joan Indursky DiFuria, author of the book Affluence Intelligence: Earn More, Worry Less, and Live a Happy and Balanced Life

 

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Mike Carruthers:
What does it mean to be truly wealthy and fulfilled? It’s a fascinating question and some researchers did some digging.

 

Joan Indursky DiFuria:
As we spent more time with the truly affluent we learned that they have this certain something we call it affluence intelligence - which is a mindset that makes people not just wealthy but deeply fulfilled.
 


Joan Indursky DiFuria

Achieving Financial Independence

February 2, 2016

 

Interview with Dr. John De Martini, author of the book The Values Factor: The Secret to Creating an Inspired and Fulfilling Life

 

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Mike Carruthers:
When it comes to building wealth there’s a disconnect somewhere.

 

Dr. John De Martini:
When I ask people how many of you want to be financial independent and everybody puts their hand up but then when I look at the actual statistics it’s less than 1%.

 


Dr. John De Martini

How Wealthy People Become Wealthy

October 14, 2015

 

Interview with Deborah Owens, author of the book A Purse of Your Own: An Easy Guide to Financial Security

 

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Mike Carruthers:
When you look at how most wealthy people became wealthy you realize that they look at money differently than other people and they understand that…

 

Deborah Owens:
The average person is usually wrong and they understand that they have to act the opposite than everyone else and generally they’ll be OK.

 


Deborah Owens

What To Do With Your Money

April 8, 2015

 

Interview with Carl Richards, author of the book The One-Page Financial Plan: A Simple Way to Be Smart About Your Money

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Money is an emotional topic and its one reason why many of us don’t want to face our current financial situation. And doing that causes stress.

 

Carl Richards:
Financial stress is one of the worst, horrible stress it’s terrible. So take the time to get clear about how bad it really is. Pull out a piece of paper what do you own and what do you owe – your assets and your liabilities. It’s called a personal balance sheet.
 


Carl Richards

How You Handle Money

April 30, 2009
Interview with Remit Sethi, author of I Will Teach You To Be Rich

 

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Mike Carruthers:
The recession has everyone taking a hard look at how they spend their money but the basics of personal finance remain the same.

 

Link Between Money & Happiness

December 2, 2013

 

Interview with Donna Skeels Cygan, author of the book The Joy of Financial Security: The art and science of becoming happier, managing your money wisely, and creating a secure financial future.
www.joyoffinancialsecurity.com 

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Money may not buy happiness.

 

Donna Skeels Cygan:
But it most certainly impacts our happiness and I just wanted to come up with some strategies that people can use to help them with their finances as well as make them happier.
 


Donna Skeels Cygan

Accumulating Wealth

September 11, 2013

 

Interview with Brett Wilder, author of the book The Quiet Millionaire: Eliminate Financial Stress and Accumulate Wealth for a Lifetime of Security and Independence

 

www.quietmillionaire.com

 

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Mike Carruthers: 
Most millionaires, you've never heard of… 

 

Brett Wilder: 
They're people who accumulate money very quietly. You hear about Bill Gates and Warren Buffet and Donald Trump but you don't hear about the thousands of people who know what needs to be done to make themselves financially independent.
 


Brett Wilder

Strategies Of The Wealthy

June 13, 2013

 

Interview with Jason Vanclef, author of the book The Wealth Code 2.0: How the Rich Stay Rich in Good Times and Bad

 

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Mike Carruthers:
How do rich people get rich?

 

Jason Vanclef:
They don’t put all their eggs in one basket – we’ve heard it before.  They build financial tables with many different legs on them. Stocks and bonds are just one leg and they understand that legs will break but other ones will support the table.
 


Jason Vanclef

Your Money Decisions

February 26, 2013

 

Interview with Bruce Helmer, author of the book Real Wealth - How to make Smart Money Choices for what matters most to YOU

 

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Mike Carruthers:
When you think about your overall financial situation what is it that’s important to you?

 

Bruce Helmer:
People are so focused on the right investment. Should I buy this stock or that stock? Should I get out of stocks completely and buy bonds? And I think that’s the wrong way to begin.
 


Bruce Helmer

What To Do If You Want To Be Wealthy

July 4, 2012

 

Interview with W. Randall Jones, author of the book The Richest Man in Town: The Twelve Commandments of Wealth

 

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Mike Carruthers:
If you were to ask 100 of the wealthiest people in America how they achieved that wealth you would find that virtually all of them claim they have found their "perfect pitch."

 

W. Randal Jones:
They've found the thing that they were hard-wired to do and discovered a way to commercialize it.
 


W. Randall Jones

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