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The Prosperity Podcast

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Take control of your money. 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 to make your money work as hard as you do. The Prosperity Podcast is the personal finance show for independent thinkers, investors, and business owners, who want off of Wall Street and out of the big banks. We teach listeners how to take control of their money and start living the life they choose NOW rather than waiting for retirement at some future date. There are 7 principles that when followed, lead to increased wealth and prosperity. We share the 7 principles and show you how they can help to create lasting results in your life. Learn how you can use tools such as life insurance, entrepreneurship, and out-of-the-box thinking to build true, sustainable wealth. For more information and to get in touch, visit https://prosperitythinkers.com

Take control of your money. 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 to make your money work as hard as you do. The Prosperity Podcast is the personal finance show for independent thinkers, investors, and business owners, who want off of Wall Street and out of the big banks. We teach listeners how to take control of their money and start living the life they choose NOW rather than waiting for retirement at some future date. There are 7 principles that when followed, lead to increased wealth and prosperity. We share the 7 principles and show you how they can help to create lasting results in your life. Learn how you can use tools such as life insurance, entrepreneurship, and out-of-the-box thinking to build true, sustainable wealth. For more information and to get in touch, visit https://prosperitythinkers.com

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Take control of your money. 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 to make your money work as hard as you do. The Prosperity Podcast is the personal finance show for independent thinkers, investors, and business owners, who want off of Wall Street and out of the big banks. We teach listeners how to take control of their money and start living the life they choose NOW rather than waiting for retirement at some future date. There are 7 principles that when followed, lead to increased wealth and prosperity. We share the 7 principles and show you how they can help to create lasting results in your life. Learn how you can use tools such as life insurance, entrepreneurship, and out-of-the-box thinking to build true, sustainable wealth. For more information and to get in touch, visit https://prosperitythinkers.com

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English


Episodes

11 Money Rules for Kids - Episode 491

11/29/2022
Should children learn the value of money as early as they can? How can you teach kids to prioritize their needs over their wants, like picking the needs for new clothes rather than wanting a new toy? For this episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler discuss the importance of teaching delayed gratification and saving money to kids. They talk about the benefits of having an abundant mindset when it comes to money at a young age. Spencer and Kim also reiterate the importance of investing and how...

Duration:00:12:04

The Art of Delegating and Focusing on Strengths - Episode 490

11/22/2022
Delegation can be an effective way to free up time and energy for people to focus on what they are good at. It should be done properly, with clear expectations and responsibilities, and it can also be done within a community, in a business, and within the family. Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler explain how delegation can be an act of love and in order to delegate effectively, you need to find the best person for the job. They also discuss the concept of delegation in the community and how...

Duration:00:13:00

What Is Happening to the Dollar? - Episode 489

11/15/2022
What will happen once the dollar crashes? As a lot of people are scared of inflation and its impact, is there a way to minimize its effect? For today’s episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler talk about how you should focus on what you can control and not worry about the things that you can’t control in terms of inflation. They discuss the current state of the economy and the stock market and how you should start focusing on things that will maintain their value in the long term, like real...

Duration:00:13:53

Bonus Episode 488: Creating Perpetual Wealth with Kim Butler and Steve Gordon

11/10/2022
Achieving wealth is about more than just money - it is about putting in place strategies that will enable perpetual wealth in a family. In order to create wealth, it is important to have the right mindset and to be clear about one's values. Success starts in the mind, and Prosperity Thinkers help people to achieve this success. In this special, bonus episode, Kim Butler speaks with Steve Gordon, the host of The Unstoppable CEO Podcast. Kim talks about how families can achieve perpetual...

Duration:00:28:33

Plan B for Main Street Finance - Episode 488

11/8/2022
In order to have prosperity, it is important to be grateful for what is there and to be conscious of pulling the good out of whatever the occurrences are. It is also important to be prepared for what one is afraid of and to take action to solve those fears. In this episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler talk about having a Plan B to protect yourself and your family, in case something goes wrong. Kim believes that humans have the ability to find the good in any situation, no matter how...

Duration:00:08:58

Giving and Discretionary Spending - Episode 487

11/1/2022
Giving back is an important part of living a prosperous life, and there are many ways to do it. One way is to save up for an emergency fund or an opportunity fund. This money can be used to help others in need or to invest in something that will improve someone's life. In today’s episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler discuss the importance of taking vacations and spending time doing things that you enjoy, rather than working all the time. They talk about how retirement is a social construct...

Duration:00:08:41

The Cure For Lazy Assets - Episode 486

10/25/2022
Lazy assets are those that do not generate income or require much effort to maintain. They are typically seen as a drag on finances, and can even be dangerous if they are not properly managed. While lazy assets may seem like a cure-all for those looking to make money with very little effort, there are some downsides to consider — which is what Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler discuss for today’s episode. Spencer and Kim differentiate lazy assets from working assets, as well as the different...

Duration:00:15:31

Why Being Cash Heavy Is Prosperous Right Now - Episode 485

10/18/2022
If you're like most people, you probably have a few hundred dollars in your savings account that you consider your "emergency fund." But what if I told you that you could have a cash reserve that was 10 times that size? For today’s episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler talk about how you can start your own emergency slash opportunity fund and start taking advantage of the opportunities from your cash on hand. Kim also shares what her best practices are when it comes to recalibrating her...

Duration:00:13:07

0% Tax Bracket Is A Race To The Bottom - Episode 484

10/11/2022
The 0% tax bracket is a race to the bottom. It's a mentality that big stores such as Walmart support, where the goal is to pay as little in taxes as possible. This hurts everyone in the long run because it means less money for things like infrastructure and education. In today’s episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler talk about the importance of NOT focusing on 0% taxes. They argue as to why the race to the bottom mentality can actually hurt people in the long run, rather than helping them...

Duration:00:15:26

Why Now Is The Time To Start - Episode 483

10/4/2022
There's never been a better time to start than now. Why? Because you can't predict the future, and things could always get worse. So if you're thinking about starting something new, whether it's a business or a relationship or anything else, now is the time to take action. For today’s episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler talk about the best time to take action. Together, they discuss the big connection between starting a business and getting your own policy, and why the best time to start...

Duration:00:08:46

Why Overfund Whole Life Policies - Episode 482

9/27/2022
Whole life insurance has been around for a long time, and for good reason. It's a type of insurance that can provide you with coverage for your entire life, as long as you continue to pay the premiums. This can be a great option if you want to make sure your family is taken care of financially in the event of your death. For today’s episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler talk about the many advantages of overfunding your whole life insurance and treating it as your savings account. They share...

Duration:00:18:42

Asking Better Questions for Better Results - Episode 481

9/20/2022
We all know the saying, "There's no such thing as a stupid question." And yet, we often find ourselves holding back from asking questions, for fear of sounding foolish. But the truth is, asking questions is one of the most powerful things you can do. Good questions can help you learn more about someone or something, get to the heart of a problem, and build better relationships. For today’s episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler talk about how you can start asking really good questions when...

Duration:00:12:16

Creating New Family Traditions - Episode 480

9/13/2022
It's no secret that family traditions are important. They help us feel connected to our loved ones and give us a sense of belonging. But what happens when those traditions change? For today’s episode, Spencer and Kim talk about old and new traditions. They share why creating new traditions can help bridge the gap between the older and the newer generation. Spencer and Kim also describe how families can stay connected and continue to grow together by having positive family...

Duration:00:16:58

Intentional Learning - Episode 479

9/6/2022
Do you ever feel like you're stuck in a rut, just going through the motions day after day? If so, you're not alone. A lot of people feel that way at some point in their lives. But the good news is, it doesn't have to be this way. You can choose to break out of your routine and learn something new. For today’s episode, Spencer Shaw and Kim Butler talk about learning new skills that can help you feel more fulfilled and motivated. They also discuss why it is important to choose your own thing...

Duration:00:15:17

Car, Home and Liability Insurance - Episode 478

8/30/2022
As a parent, one of the things you worry about is your kids' safety. You want them to be safe when they're driving, and you want to make sure they have the right insurance in case something happens. Unfortunately, insurance rates for teenage drivers are rising. In some cases, they're doubling or even tripling. But before you start panicking about the cost, it's important to understand why this is happening. And more importantly, how you can use this as an opportunity to protect your...

Duration:00:15:45

Pet Life Value - Don't Forget Your Pets - Episode 477

8/23/2022
Pets are often considered to be part of the family, and as such, their well-being is important to pet owners. Pets can bring joy, companionship, and even health benefits to their humans. But they can also come with unexpected costs, like veterinary bills. Pet insurance can help cover these costs and give peace of mind to pet owners For today's show, Kim and Spencer sit down to discuss pet insurance. They talk about why it's important to get insurance for your furry friends, and how it can...

Duration:00:13:57

Simple Steps to Being a Prosperity Thinker - Episode 476

8/16/2022
When faced with a huge problem, can you still face it with a positive outlook even if you are full of emotions? Yes, you can! Everyone is entitled to abundance and prosperity, but it’s not just handed to you easily. In order to attract it and have a property mindset, you also have to change your thoughts and beliefs towards it. And that’s what Spencer and Kim talked about for today’s episode. For today’s show, Spencer and Kim share the simple steps to being a prosperity thinker. They...

Duration:00:18:04

Benefits of Inflation - Episode 475

8/9/2022
With more and more people worrying about inflation and its effects, when is inflation good for you? Are there benefits from inflation that you can benefit from? For today’s episode, Spencer and Kim talked about the good side of inflation: When and how people can benefit from it. They discussed how fixed policies like whole life can benefit from inflation. Spencer and Kim also describe the importance of getting your loan interests fixed and locked in, even if you’re paying a slightly higher...

Duration:00:17:47

Prosperous Frameworks for Families - Episode 474

8/2/2022
Should families be open to each other’s financial situations? What if you are embarrassed to share your current financial standing with the people around you? For today’s episode, Kim and Spencer take a deep dive into the importance of discussing your finances with the family. They describe the different ways of providing and getting help as well as how the different prosperous families get prosperous and stay prosperous. Additionally, Kim and Spencer share how the team helps the Prosperity...

Duration:00:10:48

The Prosperity Pledge - Episode 473

7/26/2022
Do you use apps to keep track of your finances? What kind of application works for you and which doesn’t? Apps can be a hit or miss: It might work for others, but it might not work for you. Thankfully, Kim and Spencer talk about a life-changing app that will not only help you in keeping track of your finances, but it can also be an eye opener on which categories you’re spending too much (or too little). For today’s episode, Kim and Spencer introduce the Prosperity Pledge and how it works....

Duration:00:15:31