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Understanding Austrian vs. Keynesian Economics

A Layman’s Introduction to Economic Theory

P4P-017-UnderstandingAustrianandKeynesianEconomicsIn this episode, Kim D.H. Butler and Todd Strobel talk about the differences between Austrian and Keynesian Economics and how these economic theories relate to today’s economy. They also share the challenge of having our savings and investments beat inflation.

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Investing Outside of the Stock Market

“Some people don’t like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.”
– Elon Musk

One Targeted Ball Different Vs Same Change InnovationInvestors have short -term memories, which is why so many are optimistic about the stock market right now. But if you think the stock market is headed for a correction or even a crash, you’re in good company. And if you aren’t sure WHERE to invest OUTSIDE of the stock market, you’re not alone by a long-shot.

Even nervous investors still cling to the stock market because:

  1. They aren’t open-minded to try something new, even if they are unsatisfied with their current strategy.
  2. People mistakenly believe that the risk and roller coaster ride is required if they want to earn a good rate of return in the long run.
  3. Some investors just aren’t aware of other options. They lack the knowledge, confidence, and guidance to seek better alternatives.

Typical financial advice tends to give very limited options, fixating on “how much of your portfolio should be in stocks, and how much in bonds.” Continue reading

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An Introduction to Life Settlements

One of the Best Ways to Invest Outside of the Stock Market

P4P-016-LifeSettlementsandHowItAffectsYouIn this episode, Kim D.H. Butler and Todd Strobel talk about life settlements and the history and benefits of this underrated investment.

Life settlement investments produce predictable, healthy returns and follow the “zero risk tolerance” guideline discussed in episode 15. However, they are controversial and often misunderstood.

In this episode, Kim and Todd discuss the benefits, the history, and some of the ins and outs of life settlements. Learn if this investment with healthy returns and low, low risk is for you!

0:30 – Introducing today’s topic of life settlements

1:18 – Kim explaining life settlements in plain and simple terms

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Solutions for the 3 Biggest Problems Investors Face

Investment Solutions for Sluggish Saving, Risky Growth and Weak Cash Flow

P4P-015-ZeroRiskToleranceforLosingMoneyHow to Save Better, Grow Your Assets Faster and Create Substantial Cash Flow… Without Stock Market Risks!

This special episode of The Prosperity Podcasts features an interview Mark Cosman from Experts Showcase did with best-selling financial author, Kim D.H. Butler. Mark presses Kim to name the 3 biggest problems that investors face:

1. When saving, they don’t know where to store cash where it can keep pace with inflation.
2. When investing, they have a hard time creating growth in their assets without risking principal.
3. When desiring investment income, they don’t know how to use their assets to create efficient cash flow.

Fortunately, Mark also asks Kim for her proven investment solutions! Kim shares her favorite financial strategies and vehicles for saving money, growing assets, and creating cash flow.

They also discuss how to protect yourself from risk, why Kim has “zero risk tolerance,” and how risk tolerance questionnaires make investors think they have no choice but to subject their assets to the risks of the stock market to earn respectable gains! Fortunately, that is not true.

Mark reveals how listeners can get more details as part of the Prosperity Accelerator Pack. You certainly don’t want to miss this special episode!

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The Truth Behind Qualified Plans

Who Benefits from YOUR Retirement Account?

The Truth Behind Qualified PlansIn this episode, Kim D.H. Butler and NO BS Money Guy Todd Strobel tell the real story of the qualified retirement plan.

Who really benefits?

Which types of plans give you the most freedom towards your prosperity, and which should you AVOID?

One key thought in today’s conversation is, “When the government is benefiting, it typically means that we are not.”

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Freedom and Liberty

The Relationship Between Liberty, Prosperity, and Character

Freedom and LibertyIn this episode of the Prosperity Podcast, you’ll learn why you should be very careful with any government plans and strategies when it comes to your wealth!

Kim D.H. Butler and NO BS Money Guy Todd Strobel talk about freedom and liberty, and how they relate to prosperity. They share excerpts from the book ‘Are We Good Enough for Liberty?’ by Lawrence W. (aka Larry) Reed of FEE.org. FEE is the Foundation for Economic Education, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating future leaders about the economic, ethical and legal principles of a free society.

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