The Prosperity Podcast

Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw

Take control of your own money with alternative investments that get your money off of Wall Street and into reliable, profitable substitutes. Join Kim D. H. Butler, best-selling financial author and Spencer Shaw, as they use their prosperity mindset to utilize wealth-building tactics. Learn about the 7 Principles of Prosperity and how make your money work as hard as you do.

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Look at your calendar: What does your week or your month look like? Is it swamped with too many meetings and appointments? But do you have a free day to spend for yourself or your family? If you don’t have it, now is the time to start adding a day (or two) of your me day. Kim and Spencer talk about the value of having your own free days and free time. They share their journey of finding what works for them and what the concept of having a free day or free time really is. Believe us, having a day off is important. Having a free day to just slack off, exercise, eat out or just relax, can give you a release after another week of stress. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/  Show Notes Why is the topic a fun thing to share? - 0:17 Understanding the benefits and priorities of a day off will help bring more meaning into your life. - 0:55 Learning the concept of a free day. - 2:55 Have a day of your own. - 5:35 Why did it take time for her to learn what she wanted to do? - 7:11 Other types of constraints led to her prosperity. - 10:47 One exercise that helps Spencer. - 14:30 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Nov 30

15 min 43 sec

When taking a new opportunity, once you see it, do you pounce immediately? Kim and Spencer talk about the differences between chasing the deals and opportunities versus prospering deals and opportunities. They talk about the role of a magnet as well as the value of being ready and prepared. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/ Live Your Life Insurance Show Notes Are you a magnet? - 0:14 Things that can enable you to become a magnet for deals and opportunities. - 1:33 The value of getting ready and being prepared with extra liquidity. - 3:35 Going great with the gaze versus stare story. - 6:40 The term “dry powder” or having capital is important. - 7:53 Learning more from the book Live Your Life Insurance. - 10:37 Instead of chasing deals and opportunities, you need to be prospering deals and opportunities. - 10:56 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Nov 23

12 min 11 sec

Is your location a factor in reaching prosperity? If it is, where do you think you should be situated to reach the success that you’re aiming for? Kim and Spencer tackle the important question of the day: Does location matter for your prosperity? Spencer shares the reasons why he chose this interesting topic while Kim talks about her family members who were able to do something they love, by standing up and making an important decision because it’s important to them. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information on this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/  Show Notes Does location matter for your prosperity? - 0:13 How Spencer came up with the topic today and why he thinks it’s an interesting conversation. - 2:04 Storytime: How Kim’s family members were able to do something they love by saving up and making an important decision. - 5:00 Just because the country’s government is unbearable doesn’t mean you can’t be prosperous. It just takes more effort and strategy. - 8:34 What should you change? - 10:27 You are more in control of it than you think. - 10:51 Being a thinker in most cases as someone in a rural town. - 11:58 Some would say your location is a hindrance, I’m choosing to see it as probably the greatest blessing out there. - 13:08 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Nov 16

15 min 23 sec

Do you wait to get what you want? If there’s a delay for an immediate reward, do you still wait to get more rewards at a later time? In connection with instant and delayed gratifications, Spencer and Kim talk about the reason why Spencer chose this topic for today. They also discuss whether you can get instant gratification from delayed gratification. Spencer also took the time to point out the different things that people can’t easily notice about gratifications in general. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/  Show Notes We want a quick fix and technology has supported the quick fix, along with other things that are speeding up. - 1:44 The research that Spencer made brought the topic to talk about. - 2:47 Taking delayed gratification and getting instant gratification from it. - 4:27 What other people might not notice. - 11:12 Realization: The North Star that we have as individuals is the one that will dictate us, versus the one that the society is being. - 16:25 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Nov 9

18 min 16 sec

Do you talk about money with your family? How about the financial mistakes you created? Communication in a family where financial matters are discussed ensures that each and every family member are on the same page. However, it may not be an easy topic to start talking about. Spencer and Kim discuss the importance of holding a family board or council with money as the main topic. They talk about the importance of holding one, even if it’s a sensitive thing to talk about. Together, Spencer and Kim also go on a deep dive about the book, Perpetual Wealth, and the workbook that comes with it. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/ Perpetual Wealth Show Notes A simple example of including family. - 1:09 Not everyone has the same thoughts, feelings, and opinions. - 2:43 The Perpetual Wealth Book and the Work Book: How can it help families? - 3:56 Don’t be afraid to share your mistakes with your family. - 8:30 When you have your family board or council, you’ll gonna learn from other people’s mistakes. - 9:17 Why the answer “I don’t care” is not helpful. - 13:08 It’s so fun to be able to just learn and listen and make mistakes and sometimes, a couple of steps backward and forward again. - 14:35 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Nov 2

16 min 16 sec

Which do you prefer: Email or snail mail? Of course, when it comes to speed and productivity, email is the best option. However, it’s fun and exciting to get something sent via snail mail, right? Excited and grateful, Kim and Spencer talk about something special they received via snail mail: The Tuttle Times Monthly Magazine. Together, they give a glimpse of what's inside the magazine. Spencer also describes how the world has changed while Kim shares what is the most gracious gift that you can give not only to yourself but also to your loved ones. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/ https://myfirstsale.com/ https://tuttletwins.com/magazine/ https://fee.org/  Show Notes Who are the Tuttle Twins? - 0:15 What’s inside the magazine? - 1:51 A possible reason why the cryptocurrency is included in the magazine. - 3:09 How the world has changed. - 5:52 The most gracious gift that you can give yourself and the person that you’re sharing it with. - 9:57 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Oct 26

12 min 39 sec

Is it possible to start a business with little to no money? In today’s show, Spencer and Kim talked about OPMs. They shared what are the different deals on how OPM works. Spencer and Kim also discussed the different sources of capital and where you can get the funding to start your own business. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/  Show Notes What is OPM? - 0:31 Why Spencer thought about OPM. - 2:10 Different deals on how OPM works. 4:22 Depending on who your OPM is, they care about the mind more about the money. - 5:09 Another aspect of money. - 9:09 Different OPMs and where can source capital. - 10:14 One of the most unique ideas recently. - 12:45 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Oct 19

16 min 29 sec

How can we improve the supply chain issues in the country as people and how can we apply prosperity thinking to it? Spencer and Kim surround their conversation for today with these two questions. They share their thoughts and ideas on how you can level up your thinking to a prosperity mindset. Spencer and Kim also talk about how you can apply the prosperity supply vision to your life. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/  Show Notes The idea of unleveling your thoughts around the area of supply. - 0:50 Level up your thinking away from the physicality of the item that may or may not be connected to the supply. - 1:24 There’s always an alternative. - 3:17 Thinking in a prosperity mindset: Who can we have a relationship with that will be able to supply us with great quality meat and can take out the middleman? - 4:41 Sometimes we apply prosperity thinking with a decision to say no. - 5:41 There are three sides to a coin: You have the heads, you have the tails, and you have the edge. Everything out there has three sides. - 9:29 How can you apply the prosperity supply vision to your life? - 10:34 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Oct 12

11 min 53 sec

Do you often ask yourself, “Why am I not good enough?” or “Did I do enough today?” Spencer and Kim discuss the important question “How much is enough?” A lot of times, people focus on the challenges and forget to focus on small wins that when put together, can create a grand success. Spencer and Kim also talked about how people, even teenagers, can solve the problem of thinking “How much is enough?” or “Do I have enough?” And how you can give forward, instead of giving back. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/  Show Notes The question of the day: How much is enough? - 0:08 How does Kim answer this question? - 0:37 Maybe it’s the wrong question to be asking. - 2:16 We were put on this earth to serve. When we don’t serve, we are wasting our life. - 3:05 Even teenagers could solve the problem of thinking “How much is enough?” or “Do I have enough?”. - 6:30 You don’t give back, you give forward. - 8:19 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Oct 5

10 min 27 sec

What lessons should you impart to your kids? One of the most important lessons that you can teach your children is handling finances. Teach them young: As they grow older and start building their career and their own family, they’ll thank you for it. Spencer and Kim discuss the importance of using Quickbooks, doing proper accounting, and focusing on what’s going in and out of your family’s finances. They also talk about teaching kids the importance of handling family finances at an early age. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/  Show Notes The importance of having Quickbooks and keeping records separate. - 1:22 Educate your children in the family business called your personal finances until they rise to their capability. - 2:41 Are affluent clients doing the proper accounting? - 4:20 Paying attention to your finances: Making sure to look at what’s going in and what’s going out on a monthly basis. - 5:12 Should families who will not enter their information in Quickbooks be hiring bookkeepers? - 6:27 Other pieces about the family business that you should teach your kids. - 9:39 I’m a firm believer that when kids get out of college, even if there’s a family business, they should experience life and work outside the family business. - 10:19 Today is your opportunity: Whatever their interest is, start there. - 12:14 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Sep 28

13 min 45 sec

Saying no to a big decision… is that the right solution? It may not be! Spencer and Kim tackle this idea of Prosperity Decision Making. They share their insights about making big and important decisions by saying yes and no on different occasions. Spencer and Kim also discussed decision fatigue and the important aspects of decision making and following the principles of prosperity. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Thinkers thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@prosperitythinkers.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to https://prosperitythinkers.com/podcasts/  Show Notes “Decide” means to kill, in other words, to kill off your “no” decisions so that you can accept your “yes” decisions. - 0:25 What are things that you can do to feel less frustrated? - 1:56 If you’re not in the habit of digging the good out of the little things, it’s gonna be way harder. - 2:16 Whatever it is that you happen to see, it’s what you choose to do about, it’s what you decide to do about it. Not only in that moment, but in subsequent moments as well. - 5:03 What’s decision fatigue? - 7:08 Sometimes, the things we say no to are more important than the things we say yes to. Being okay saying no and being clear with what you want to say no about makes bigger decisions easier. - 11:15 What’s the most important aspect of decision-making? - 12:42 Where’s the best place for people to get the principles of prosperity? - 13:19 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Sep 21

15 min 8 sec

What’s the perfect retirement age? Do you really have to retire at the tender age of 65? These are just some of the topics revolving around retirement that Spencer and Kim discussed. They also cite down the Action Item List: What are the five things that a person nearing the retirement age can do alternatively, after quitting their business and their job? Find the answers to these questions in this exciting episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast https://seniorshelpingseniors.com/  Show Notes One of the greatest conspiracies alive is that people must retire when they are 65 yet our country is run by 70 and 80-year-olds. - 0:14 New adults of the new generation start to question “Why would you want to retire and not look for a job that you love?” - 2:36 Every decade, just have a good time away. Do a check-in of yourself and a shift in your business, in your career or work that you’re doing that will enable you to bring back in more of the work that you love or a new perspective on the work that you love or possibly, an entirely new career. - 4:08 The Action Item List: Five things that a person nearing the retirement age can do alternatively. - 6:29 To make your mind young, you have to be around someone that’s young. So find someone to mentor. - 7:27 Your community is your family. - 9:58 Mentoring allows you to get help in the areas you need help with. - 12:01 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Sep 14

14 min 18 sec

Do you believe that easy cash exists? You might see a lot of rags to riches stories on different websites and on social media, but believe it or not, they’re just showing you the end result, easy cash doesn’t exist. In today’s episode, Kim and Spencer talk about not seeking the easy way out: Instead, work smart AND work hard. If you seek the easier route, you’ll get easy results. But if you seek the hard, you’ll get hard results that you can enjoy longer. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast Mike Rowe of Dirty Jobs Show Notes Easy cash doesn’t exist. - 0:14 You were given two hands: One to serve yourself, one to serve others. - 1:12 Just seeing the end of the result makes people delusional. - 2:41 We can come back and go to work and not be seeking the easy way out all the time. - 4:31 There is nothing wrong with seeking passive income from lump sums of money to getting your basic expenses paid. But always ask yourself: “And then what?” - 6:39 When you seek easy, you’ll get easy results. When you seek hard, you’ll get hard results. 8:08 What’s the next area of growth? - 10:48 Ask yourself: “And then what?” - 12:09 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Sep 7

13 min 50 sec

There is nothing permanent except change: Especially in the world today. Spencer and Kim discuss using the prosperity lens in dealing with the changes. They also talked about how adults today can move knowledge to the next generation. Is progress impossible without change? Find out in this episode today. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast The Gap and The Gain by Dan Sullivan and Benjamin Hardy Show Notes What’s the prosperity lens? - 0:16 Things are changing quickly in the world. - 1:12 Be very, very careful about who you read, who you listen to, what you pay attention to, where you spend your time. - 4:40 How does Spencer find out about the change, after undergoing the news diet approach? - 5:51 What are the two ways to go and find information? - 6:09 The meaning behind the statement “More than I could allow.” - 9:45 Dealing with change through seeking the gain - 11:44 Using the prosperity lens through different situations. - 13:29 Moving knowledge to the next generation by thinking about and developing different questions to ask without just simply giving them the information. - 15:52 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Aug 31

18 min 39 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about something that is affecting everyone: Inflation! They are going to talk about what to do with it. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  http://www.shadowstats.com/ https://partners4prosperity.com/adjusted-for-inflation/  Show Notes The real inflation number - 2:23 There’s nothing that you can do about it - 2:46 Focus on working on something that you love - 3:00 What’s going to happen with inflation - 5:33 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Aug 24

7 min 1 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about how to change the way you feel about money. Check out their insights about it! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes Do everything with love - 3:02 Taking action daily - 3:49 Moving money everyday with love - 4:04 The word love when it comes to money - 4:51 Moving money is good - 6:08 Using your money with love - 10:30 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Aug 17

10 min 56 sec

Kim and Spencer will talk about a concept called freedom from vs. freedom to. A very interesting and poignant concept! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  https://partners4prosperity.com/what-is-death-day-7-steps-to-prepare-for-end-of-life/  Show Notes What freedom from means to Kim - 1:02 Examples about freedom from and freedom to - 2:05 It’s a mindset thing - 3:21 Shift your mind towards what you’re really wanting - 4:09 Replacing a habit - 5:33 Why controlling the banking function is so valuable - 9:40 Having a structure to talk about money - 11:34 Moving from to “to” - 12:34 Having finances in order - 14:04 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Aug 10

17 min 57 sec

This episode is everything you’ve ever wanted to know about annuities! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes When is a good time to have an annuity - 0:51 Deferred annuity - 1:37 An immediate annuity - 2:14 Learning more about the immediate annuity - 5:37 The use of actuarial science - 6:27 Converting an IRA into an annuity - 10:46 An immediate annuity is not an IRA - 12:17   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Aug 3

15 min 16 sec

Spencer and Kim will be covering three ways to save money vs. three ways to create money! They talk about savings vs. creating and how to approach these two words when it comes to money. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes Savings vs. creation - 1:55 Automate your savings - 2:25 The first way to create: be grateful - 3:52 Having a good financial base - 5:12 A way to save - 5:51 The challenges are good - 10:21 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Jul 27

11 min 48 sec

Kim and Spencer are diving into one of Spencer’s favorite subjects: business! They talk about why everyone needs a business. Listen in as they share their insights about this topic with us! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast https://e-leap.com/  Show Notes There’s a mental aspect of creating a business - 1:45 Having a strong mind - 4:00 Why every single person needs a business - 4:16 Reasons to have a business - 4:45 True free-market capitalism - 7:04 What’s an entrepreneurial thinker - 8:30 Starting a business with a mindset of providing value - 9:02 The e-leap book - 12:13 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Jul 20

14 min 1 sec

Spencer and Kim talk about tax free vs. tax deferred. Nobody likes to talk about taxes, but it’s necessary. Taxes are a good thing because they mean that you’re getting money, right? Kim will dive into this topic, so take notes and enjoy! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes What’s tax free - 1:12 Examples of what’s tax free - 4:01 Seven different things that can be tax beneficial - 6:29 Taxes are our biggest expense - 7:27 Business is something that anyone can do - 9:10 There’s a traditional and typical way of thinking - 10:02 What makes insurance even more efficient - 11:38 We only have control over the present - 12:38 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jul 13

14 min 32 sec

There’s a lot of noise about inflation, building costs, and everything going up, but there's a way that you can look at it differently. Listen in as Kim Butler shares her insights about this topic. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes What to do? - 1:49 Building costs in some areas - 3:04 External problems and internal problems - 5:45 What does matter? - 8:04 There will be lots of opportunities coming up - 10:03 Becoming an accredited investor - 10:51 Education has to happen before any investing - 11:18 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jul 6

14 min 40 sec

Kim and Spencer give a short and punchy message about the importance of constant education and consistent learning. Kim will tell us what she just learned over this past weekend. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to  http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes Attending a CPA conference - 0:24 Tax benefit is not tax deduction - 5:48 Three days of fabulous training - 6:14 Why we attend events - 6:28 Getting to the next level - 8:08 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jun 29

9 min 5 sec

Kim and Spencer will be covering a topic from one of Spencer’s favorite books, “How to Get Rich” by Felix Dennis. They cover the 8 ways to get rich and how to delegate. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast www.kolbe.com www.fiverr.com https://www.amazon.com/How-Get-Rich-Greatest-Entrepreneurs/dp/1591842719  Show Notes What enables delegation - 1:51 Appreciating opposites - 3:03 The Kolbe profile - 3:37 Getting a multiplier effect - 4:13 It’s critical to delegate - 7:03 There are all kinds of ways that delegation can happen - 8:03 Delegating to the right people - 10:40 How do you find the right people to delegate? - 10:54 What every delegation needs - 13:02 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS 

Jun 22

14 min 24 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about unbelievable thinking, from Perpetual Wealth. Kim is the author of this book and shares insider tips and insights. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes A PDF about unbelievable thinking - 0:25 Why the word unbelievable is “perfect” - 1:01 Nine different subtopics in a minute - 2:19 Increase income and cash flow by providing value - 4:06 What prosperity thinkers do - 4:21 Poverty thinkers vs. prosperity thinkers - 5:17 Getting into poverty thinking - 7:30 It’s important to set attainable goals - 8:32 Prosperity thinkers keep moving money - 11:07 The economy is moving - 12:49 The strategy that keeps money moving - 14:59 Finding a way to move forward - 18:11 Poverty thinkers complain - 19:20 Prosperity thinkers build internal confidence - 21:41 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jun 15

25 min 11 sec

Welcome to the show! Today’s episode will be a little bit different as we will have another person on the microphone: Kate Phillips. This will be an insightful and funny episode because you’ll hear the language that Kim uses and the reason is that Kate is the writer behind the books, blog posts, things that get us to say: WOW! They’ll talk about the four cornerstones of generational wealth. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Connect with Kate Phillips Total Wealth: Web: www.TotalWealthCoaching.com Facebook: www.Facebook.com/totalwealth  Show Notes The 4 cornerstones of generational wealth - 1:32 Losing wealth - 2:33 How to prepare your beneficiaries - 3:13 How important human capital is - 5:29 The wealth of families - 6:00 Explaining the cornerstones - 8:26 Borrowing money - 8:40 Money plus knowledge - 11:54 The whole idea with perpetual wealth - 12:43 You can leave your kids a better life - 16:11 Trying to create shortcuts - 21:54 The importance of diversification - 23:27 The principles for creating a legacy - 25:02 Building a legacy takes time - 29:50 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jun 8

30 min 24 sec

Goals: Do they actually help or hinder? Listen in as Spencer and Kim talk about goals and why they matter. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes Goals can be limiting and they can matter - 0:43 Don’t let the goal limit you - 2:00 What happens if you do not achieve a goal - 5:03 The vision stretches a goal - 6:20 Being a visionary - 7:14 The reason why people listen to this podcast - 9:30 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jun 1

10 min 41 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about lending money vs giving money to your children. This is a multi-faceted topic and Kim shares a lot of insights! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes A story to understand how to lend money - 0:57 Any habit that we want to install to our children, should begin since day 1 - 2:27 Starting to train your children - 4:28 A story from one of the Truth Trainings - 5:48 Teaching your kids to be resourceful individuals - 8:49 Lending money teaches lessons - 12:13   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

May 25

15 min 11 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about family retreats and what better time than now since we have the summer months coming up and families may be traveling. Kim has some great ideas on time with families! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com  and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes Conversation when families are together - 1:45 Having a deeper level of conversation - 2:12 Some exercises to make on a family retreat - 5:20 Having done several family retreats - 5:45 Some ideas on family retreats - 6:51 Going beyond surface-level - 8:26 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

May 18

9 min 49 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about wealth skipping a generation and how to keep wealth-generating within the family. Spencer shares a Chinese quote to explain a little bit more how wealth and generations are related. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes Financial education is not prevalent in high schools - 1:20 Managing money - 2:16 Not teaching children about money - 3:37 Truth Training - 4:37 Four people under the age of 21 in the last Truth Training - 6:32 The Perpetual Wealth book - 7:59 Money is something not natural to us - 8:53 Not having financial planning education - 11:33 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

May 11

14 min 40 sec

If you’re looking to hire good accountants, lawyers, or professionals to help you or your family… This is the episode to listen to! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast https://wealthability.com/  Show Notes Location no longer matters - 1:04 Setting up your bookkeeping - 1:51 Who you choose to work with - 2:39 The ability to solve problems and resourcefulness - 4:58 Where to find the answers - 6:31 Geolocation and progress - 9:28 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

May 4

13 min 23 sec

The secrets of paid up additions… are you familiar with that term? Listen in as Kim and Spencer unpack this term and explain it for you! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes What are paid up additions? - 1:10 What “paid up” means - 3:11 The death benefit of a policy - 3:37 The paid up additions minimum - 5:05 The maximum paid up additions and your financial planning - 7:08 Term insurance plays a role - 12:26 Premium equals cost - 15:06 Maximizing your paid up additions every year - 17:39 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Apr 27

18 min 50 sec

Real estate is one of the most talked-about topics in the financial world right now and the large institutions are getting in, especially in the residential markets. Check out more about real estate in this episode as Kim and Spencer dive deep into this topic. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes Buying a large home - 1:47 Where the money is coming from - 2:09 Permanent capital - 2:4 House prices rising - 3:54 Knowing what’s important for you - 10:15 Purchasing based on speculation - 10:53 Don’t speculate - 13:20 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Apr 20

14 min 27 sec

The time value of money isn’t a commonly discussed concept but by the end of this episode, you’re going to look at money differently and how your money is spent and invested. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com  and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  www.truthconcepts.com Kim's book Busting the Interest Rate Lies https://www.amazon.com/Busting-Real-Estate-Investing-Lies/dp/1544504233    Show Notes What’s the time value of money? - 0:51 Money in our lives exist in time - 2:03 The world of finance and the basic personal financial space - 2:49 Time value of money and the passing of time - 4:50 Inflation as an aspect of the time value of money - 5:52 How Spencer explains time value of money - 7:00 Most do not have the financial education about time value of money - 12:30 About compound interest - 13:52 Bitcoin and cryptocurrency - 16:00 Cash value life insurance - 17:16 One of the nice things about the Truth Concepts Calculator - 19:43 Find out about the personal finances arena with a Truth Concepts Calculator - 22:41 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Apr 13

25 min 32 sec

Getting a lump sum of money for your retirement or cash flow? Which one would you choose? Check out what Kim and Spencer have to say about this decision. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this EpisodeFor resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes A human resources decision - 0:34 Having a retirement pension decision - 2:00 What inflation does to money - 2:12 Why Kim does not like financial plans - 3:08 How you can beat inflation - 5:10 Not happy with a lump sum - 5:29 Helping the world by having cash flow - 7:45 It’s hard to create cash flow - 8:34 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Apr 6

9 min 53 sec

Do your kids know the value of money? How much should you pay your kids? Kim and Spencer talk about some ways to help your kids learn the value of money. Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes Helping kids understand how money works - 0:44 One of Kim’s lifetime goals - 2:38 What’s “NFT” - 6:42 Specialized skill - 8:13 Having time to spend - 9:11 Teaching kids the value of money - 9:59 Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Mar 30

12 min 13 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about a complaint-free world. Listen to their insights about this topic! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Show Notes A life complaint-free - 0:30 Remove complaints from your life - 1:30 A complaint-free world - 2:42 Trying to not play the victim card - 3:20 Complain only when it is appropriate - 5:08 Focus on what you can control - 6:00 Creating a recipe for a complaint- free world - 10:13   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead! Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Mar 23

12 min 59 sec

Spencer asks some questions to Kim that came from a Twitter thread that went viral! Kim gives the answers to those questions from the Twitter thread! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today! Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com  and we may answer it in an upcoming episode. Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes First question: Can you really control it? - 0:43 What are the things that we can control - 1:20 Second question: Did you start today with a victory? - 2:30 Third question: What are you optimizing for? - 2:50 Optimizing vs. Maximizing - 2:52 Fourth question: Are you being optimistic? - 4:06 Fifth question: Are you reacting or responding? - 5:14 Being in response mode - 6:00 Sixth question: Can you disagree politely? - 6:20 Seventh question: Are you thinking in decades or years? - 7:20 Eighth question: Are you earning trust? - 8:23 Do you understand the rules? - 9:06 Ninth question: Why don’t you get straight to the point? - 10:13 Tenth question: Why do you take things so personally? - 10:55 Are you seeking truth or just want to validate your beliefs? - 11:20 Are you learning fast or are you learning well? - 12:32 Are you building something authentic? - 12:55 What would you do for a living? - 13:28 Growth is your lifelong purpose, money affects everything - 14:17   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!   Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Mar 16

15 min 51 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about the different regulations and protections that you get state by state, how you're more protected or less protected about cash value life insurance and whether your state protects you in case of a lawsuit.    Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  https://assetprotectionsociety.org    Show Notes The protection percentage by state - 1:54 What happens if you move - 3:28 A story about protection and the state of Arizona - 6:56 Not liking the idea of retirement - 7:56 The Perpetual Wealth Book coming out - 8:47 “Think” as the first principle of prosperity - 11:15   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Mar 9

13 min 5 sec

This is a special episode because we’re going to go inside Kim’s world and understand the gifts and the presents she gives to new couples when they get married.     Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast  Kim’s books: https://www.amazon.com/Love-Languages-Secret-that-Lasts/dp/080241270X  https://www.amazon.com/Striving-Zones-People-when-Themselves-ebook/dp/B00X0UMBR2 https://www.amazon.com/Discover-Your-Strengths-Marcus-Buckingham/dp/0743201140  https://www.amazon.com/Treasure-Tree-Helping-Understand-Personality/dp/0849958490 https://www.amazon.com/First-300-Babies-Gladys-Hendrick/dp/0960040013    Show Notes Spending a lot of money for a one-day event - 0:56 Seeing their future prosperity - 1:43 Giving the couple two of the five books she always recommends - 3:19 Books are valuable for a couple - 4:12 Books that are the foundation of a strong marriage - 4:54 “The 5 Love Languages” book - 5:54 “Striving Zones” by Kathy Kolbe - 6:34 “Now, Discover Your Strengths” book -  7:35 A book about raising a child: “My First 300 Babies” - 8:29 Giving financial books as a wedding present - 10:40 Communication to solve problems - 13:45 Enjoy these five books and learn from them - 15:13   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Mar 2

16 min 25 sec

Kim and Spencer will talk about FOMO, which is the Fear Of Missing Out and it’s very important right now because of the manipulation of the stock market, cryptocurrencies, and so on. Look at things differently and add prosperity to your life.    Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes The missing out thing in our society - 1:21 Take action on the things that are important to you - 2:18 The position of the fear of missing out - 2:38 FOMO happens a lot in this environment - 5:23 Search in our blog the seven principles of prosperity - 6:43 Focus on the principles and keep on the right track - 9:00   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Feb 23

9 min 44 sec

Kim and Spencer talk about the principle of multiply, but what does that mean for you? It means to learn how to seek out deals!   Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes It’s so important to train our eyes and ears to look for the best deals - 0:55 Seeking deals that have a multiplier effect - 2:11 Knowing what interests you - 3:46 Some investments are not easy to find - 4:53 What about taxes - 6:03 Finding the types of deals that fit you - 7:34 The definition of an accredited investor - 8:08 Life insurance as an alternative to cash - 9:20 There are a lot of deals right now - 10:35 There are always opportunities - 11:10 Evidence of their transparency - 12:01   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Feb 16

13 min 13 sec

This question is about the current events that are happening: about inflation and the rumors that it’s going to go up… Kim and Spencer take a prosperity perspective on this.    Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes What would happen with inflation - 0:38 Inflation and mortgage payments - 1:12 Benefit your life insurance premium - 2:00 What does inflation do to cash? - 2:27 A fabulous alternative to cash - 3:47 Life insurance as the best place to store cash - 4:40 A fact that we have to acknowledge - 6:32 Using financial calculators - 7:36 Understanding the true numbers - 8:52 Keep an eye on your mindset - 9:31   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Feb 9

10 min 53 sec

Kim and Spencer will be addressing a listener’s question about technology. The question is: “How are you taking your personal financing statements, your whole life policy into account especially in platforms and different apps and programs?”...   Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes The liquid asset column - 1:18 Having a large statement - 2:49 Balance sheets and income statements - 4:01 What does not makes sense in today’s economic environment - 7:34 We need to be saving money - 8:59 Something to create cash flow for you in the future - 9:59 The interest rates in our economy - 11:01 Economic rates are part of our lives - 11:54 Assembling a portfolio of policies - 12:36 All human beings need habits - 14:38   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Feb 2

16 min 22 sec

Kim and Spencer take a listener’s question about a topic that is making the headlines all around the world which is dealing with the changes in Congress. Also, they dive into life insurance solvency.   Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes The insurance solvency - 0:51 Inflation numbers - 3:21 Bank rates - 3:31 Life insurance company’s solvency - 3:45 Very large transactions of life insurance companies - 5:32 What insurance companies are doing with their money - 7:42   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jan 26

10 min 7 sec

You may have heard about the book, The Millionaire Next Door, but Kim and Spencer are going to go beyond that. They will be talking about the psychology of wealth.      Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes Having a prosperous mindset - 0:45 The mental side comes first - 1:51 Mental frameworks are easy to change - 2:55 Shift your psychology about money - 3:35 Treat money as the resource that it is - 6:08 Spending what you have - 6:59 How you can improve your psychology - 7:43 Kim’s book: Perpetual Wealth - 8:04 The Millionaire Next Door - 9:15 Money is a magnifier - 9:30   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jan 19

10 min 36 sec

“Thinking like'' is an experiment that Kim and Spencer did before hitting the record button for this episode! Thinking like other persons in a specific situation of how can you step in their shoes and more… Get into this adventure with them!    Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes Put yourself in another’s shoes - 1:01 Thinking like the other person - 2:02 Gaining a different perspective on a situation - 2:32 Having some senior statements - 3:23 Thinking like an owner or an entrepreneur - 5:15 “Thinking like” can be beneficial - 6:30 Valuable insights that Kim shares in a newsletter - 6:57 Thinking more prosperously - 8:08    Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jan 12

8 min 35 sec

Do you know there are 4 different types of money? Kim and Spencer talk about the 4 different types and how to invest and save more wisely.    Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes The foundation of the 4 types of money - 0:43 Money that you earn that you spent on yourself - 2:03 The kind of money that you earn that you spent on somebody else - 3:00 Working with money that was not earned but that you still need it to spend something for yourself - 4:49 Helping children to understand this process - 6:13 Understanding the sources of money - 7:45 One of the best ways to install consciousness - 11:48 Take a moment to think - 12:19   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Jan 5

13 min 8 sec

In today’s episode, Kim and Spencer talk about your not-to-do list. New Year is starting out and we have a to-do list and we have to also focus on what not to do. Take notes! Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes Being conscious on what not to do - 0:43 Not wanting to listen to people that are in victim mode - 1:02 Kim’s do not want to do list next year - 1:30 What you do not want to invest in - 1:51 Do not want to be around people that do not want to take responsibility - 2:48 The idea of time blocking - 4:05 Not necessarily setting goals - 5:50 A goal is limiting, Kim prefers to have vision - 6:18 Create your not to do list - 9:06   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Dec 2020

10 min 16 sec

Spencer and Kim have something special they want to share with you today! The holidays are a prosperous time, a stage of gratitude and to think about prosperity. How to get a mindset of prosperity for all 365 days?   Best-selling author Kim Butler and Spencer Shaw show you how to take more control of your finances. Tune in to The Prosperity Podcast to learn more about Prosperity Economics thinking and strategies today!Do you have a question you would like answered on the show? Please send it to us at hello@partners4prosperity.com and we may answer it in an upcoming episode.   Links and Resources from this Episode For resources and additional information of this episode go to http://partners4prosperity.com/category/podcast    Show Notes Giving gets celebrated - 1:45 We are always learning - 2:21 Giving first - 2:41 Transferring and transforming - 3:17 A time to disconnect and focus - 5:06 Getting good results - 9:19 Kim’s favorite books - 11:10 What do you want to do in 2021 - 11:30 Free days first - 12:20 The Prosperity Vaccine - 13:57 The best holiday season ever! - 18:00   Special Listener Gift Free eBook: Financial Planning Has Failed  Kim Butler's groundbreaking eBook/ audiobook explains why typical financial advice may be sabotaging your wealth... and what to do instead!    Review and Subscribe If you like what you hear please leave a review by clicking here   Subscribe on your favorite podcast player to get the latest episodes. iTunes Stitcher RSS

Dec 2020

18 min 38 sec