SPI 226: Defeating the “Curse of Knowledge” and How Jason Brown Built His Successful Online Business

SPI 226: Defeating the “Curse of Knowledge” and How Jason Brown Built His Successful Online Business

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SPI 226: Defeating the “Curse of Knowledge” and How Jason Brown Built His Successful Online Business
In today's episode, it's my pleasure to introduce you to another Smart Passive Income success story. Meet Jason Brown of TheBrownReport.com, a site where Jason where teaches ordinary people how to start investing in the stock market.
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The Biggest Retirement Planning Mistakes

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The Biggest Retirement Planning Mistakes
Staying on top of the family finances is a huge responsibly, probably one that should not be handled alone without the help of your significant other, or even a family member or friend that you trust [...]
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From Unhappy CPA To Successful Real Estate Investor

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From Unhappy CPA To Successful Real Estate Investor
They say when one door closes on you, another door opens—as it did for today’s guest. Tom Cafarella found himself working at a job he hated. One that he studied for in college and was expected to [...]
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15 lessons on money and marriage from couples who have been married 10+ years

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15 lessons on money and marriage from couples who have been married 10+ years
We asked members of the IWT community who have been married at least 10 years (aka “forever” in Hollywood years) to share their #1 piece of financial advice for couples. Here’s what they said: [...]
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How to ask your boss for a promotion (with word-for-word scripts)

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How to ask your boss for a promotion (with word-for-word scripts)
Knowing how to ask for a promotion can make you rich Many of my students and friends who’ve used the techniques I’m going to share have successfully earned raises of $10,000 or more. But even if a [...]
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How Do You Find Time For The Land Business When Starting Out?

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How Do You Find Time For The Land Business When Starting Out?
In this week’s Round Table—CREATING TIME for this business. This week’s cast of Geeks joining Mark include: Aaron WilliamsMimi SchmidtErik PetersonTate LitchfieldScott Todd When [...]
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How to Reduce Monthly Money Wastes

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How to Reduce Monthly Money Wastes
Believe it or not, it can be harder to stay on top of your finances compared to losing weight, which is a popular resolution this time of year.  The problem is, you join the gym and try to make a [...]
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Boosting Your Credit Score Can Save You Money

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Boosting Your Credit Score Can Save You Money
Whether you know it or not, your first impression to a potential lender is your credit score, which can not only decide your approval fate, but also, if approved, what your rate and terms are.  F [...]
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April 2018 Net Worth Update

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April 2018 Net Worth Update
  This is my official April 2018 Net Worth Update. Below are my actual numbers for ALL my investments and liabilities as of 05/01/2018. Detailed explanations and a quick summary can be found belo [...]
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Peer-to-Peer Lending and a Savvy Investment Portfolio

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Peer-to-Peer Lending and a Savvy Investment Portfolio
Peer-to-peer lending is just one piece of the greater sharing economy that has boomed in the past ten to fifteen years. In a nutshell, it allows regular non-institutional investors with just a few hun [...]
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Honeymoon tour continued: My Rich Life travels in Africa

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Honeymoon tour continued: My Rich Life travels in Africa
I’ve been sharing my honeymoon stories and other aspects of my life on my Instagram stories. In the last installment of my Honeymoon Series, we explored Italy with our parents, and now we’ve move [...]
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Money Dials: Why you spend the way you do

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Money Dials: Why you spend the way you do
Do you ever wonder why people spend their money the way they do? Why take an expensive Uber when you can walk 20 minutes to get to the same place? Why pay for first-class tickets when we’re all goin [...]
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Money Mistakes You Should Avoid Going Forward

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Money Mistakes You Should Avoid Going Forward
You may think you are going about your finances the right way, month over month, year after year, making sure your bills are paid on time,and yes while that is important, there is actually much more t [...]
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Honeymoon BTS: What a Rich Life looks like for me

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Honeymoon BTS: What a Rich Life looks like for me
I always knew that I wanted our honeymoon to be unforgettable. My wife and I were thinking about doing a safari, and when we went out with a few married friends and told them, they said, “That sound [...]
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5 common tax myths could cost you thousands

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5 common tax myths could cost you thousands
Fact: Taxes are confusing — and it doesn’t help that there are so many myths that swirl around the subject. It makes sense though. There’s no class in high school on how to do taxes, and the su [...]
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Setting Your 2019 Land Investing Business Goals

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Setting Your 2019 Land Investing Business Goals
In today’s episode of The Art of Passive Income—Round Table edition, Mark is joined by: Mimi Schmidt Erik Peterson Mike Zaino Aaron Williams Tate Litchfield Scott Todd As we come to the end of [...]
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4 gift-giving tips to give the perfect present this holiday

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4 gift-giving tips to give the perfect present this holiday
Headlines like “Oprah’s favorite things!” or “Tech gifts for gadget geeks!” have been popping up in your Amazon sidebar for weeks, all of America’s malls are playing “Jingle Bell Rock” [...]
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How You Can Avoid Any Potential Family Money Disasters

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How You Can Avoid Any Potential Family Money Disasters
It’s long been said that a large part of the reason for divorce is because of money, so in order to really avoid any potential family money disaster, it’s been to get out in front of it early on b [...]
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5 ways to take control of your finances

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5 ways to take control of your finances
It’s a question I’ve been asked since starting I Will Teach You to Be Rich more than a decade ago: “How do I take control of my finances?” At first, it can be hard to answer &m [...]
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Reasons Why You’re Always Broke

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Reasons Why You’re Always Broke
As the weather starts to turn and winter seemed to be in full force already, though it’s already almost Thanksgiving somehow, I can already notice the furnace kicking on more than normal and can ant [...]
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Q&A: What to do when you lose $113,000 in the market

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Q&A: What to do when you lose $113,000 in the market
When the stock market took a hit in October 2018, we saw the usual knee-jerk headlines: Blip or downturn? What the market meltdown means for your money Is it time to sell before we hit bottom? Stoc [...]
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Credit dispute: How to dispute any credit issue

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Credit dispute: How to dispute any credit issue
Errors and your credit history. Name a more iconic duo. I’ll wait. You can’t. Errors in your credit can occur for a variety of reasons, from simple reporting issues from the creditors’ side to m [...]
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How to freelance: 5 steps to profit

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How to freelance: 5 steps to profit
Learning how to freelance is the first step toward an unlimited earning potential. It’s a wonder why more people don’t do it — especially when there are so many good reasons to: Flexibility. [...]
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How You Can Save Money this Winter

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How You Can Save Money this Winter
While winter certainly does not prompt a time to save money, but now is as good of time as every to start making money moves that will help you save money and be able to get ahead, for example, paying [...]
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Nick Kokonas — How to Apply World-Class Creativity to Business, Art, and Life (#341)

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Nick Kokonas — How to Apply World-Class Creativity to Business, Art, and Life (#341)
“I just look at some things and go, “Why is that? Why does it work that way?” Oftentimes, the people most entrenched in a system have no idea why.” — Nick Kokonas Nick Kokonas (IG: @ [...]
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How to negotiate rent to save THOUSANDS per year

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How to negotiate rent to save THOUSANDS per year
I’m going to show you exactly how to negotiate your rent so you can put a couple thousand dollars — or more — in your pocket this year. Most people don’t think negotiating their rent can save [...]
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Easy Ways to Cut Costs to Save Big Money

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Easy Ways to Cut Costs to Save Big Money
By the time you pay the bills, contribute to your emergency fund, not to mention put in what you can for retirement, there sure is not much leftover, which makes it all more important where every doll [...]
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How You Can Stay On Top of Your Finances

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How You Can Stay On Top of Your Finances
Life certainly does move pretty fast.  It may just seem like you just finished school and started your career, and then suddenly you’re “grown up”, have a family of your own, and you start to t [...]
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Credit Card Mistakes You Could Be Making

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Credit Card Mistakes You Could Be Making
You know if you’ve ever applied for a mortgage, loan, or the credit card you use for purchases, that your credit score is a major factor in the rate you receive, and how you handle your credit card [...]
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7 Passive Income Ideas – That Aren’t Stocks

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7 Passive Income Ideas – That Aren’t Stocks
Everyone wants more money, but very few people are willing to go get a second job. Most of us can barely handle the first job, much less a second one. A common thread among these people is passive inc [...]
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Improving a Credit Score

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Improving a Credit Score
Credit repair is like losing weight. It is a process that takes time and with no quick ways to fix it. Doing away with the negative information on one’s credit report and trying to catch up on due b [...]
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Ways to Avoid Overspending

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Ways to Avoid Overspending
Let’s face it, when it comes to spending, there’s not a whole lot left in our bank account after paying bills, not to mention have enough for food and gas, so it makes sense to what to treat yours [...]
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Money Moves That Should Start to Occur Now

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Money Moves That Should Start to Occur Now
Handling the household finances is not an easy task, one that should not be handled alone.  Whether you share the finances with a significant other, as it’s important to keep them in the loop at al [...]
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How to End the Days of Living Paycheck to Paycheck

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How to End the Days of Living Paycheck to Paycheck
When it comes to the monthly finances, it probably doesn’t take much before the bank account is on empty after paying bills, not to mention hopefully contributing to retirement account, or having an [...]
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How You Could be Hurting Your Credit Score

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How You Could be Hurting Your Credit Score
If you’ve ever applied for a mortgage, loan, or even tried to get insurance, your credit score is a major factor in not only your approval, but at what rate you receive.  The higher the credit scor [...]
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Why Using a Credit Card Makes Solid Financial Sense

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Why Using a Credit Card Makes Solid Financial Sense
It used to be that using a credit card could give off the perception that because you’re charging, you don’t actually have the sufficient funds to make the purchase.  While I suppose that could b [...]
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Cashflow Ninja W/ M.C. Laubscher (Ep 151)- How to Create Income Streams with Notes

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Cashflow Ninja W/ M.C. Laubscher (Ep 151)- How to Create Income Streams with Notes
LISTEN HERE My guest today is Paige Panzarello. Paige is the “Cashflow Chick”.  Having been a Real Estate investor and entrepreneur for over 20 years, Paige has had experience in many differe [...]
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Tax Consequences of Selling a Los Angeles Inherited House

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Tax Consequences of Selling a Los Angeles Inherited House
Usually, people have questions about inheriting a house. Some want to talk about the tax consequences of selling a Los Angeles Inherited house. The tax implications can seem confusing. Most people don [...]
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Save Money by Accelerating Our Mortgage Payoff

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Save Money by Accelerating Our Mortgage Payoff
Let’s save money by accelerating our mortgage payoff. Face it interest rates rising recently signal that the FED is succeeding in getting overall inflation up to two percent. In some areas, inflatio [...]
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Little Fees that Eat Away Your Income

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Little Fees that Eat Away Your Income
When Sam and Holly’s parents retired, they had prepared for this moment many years ago by buying real estate that provided an income. They found every rental property they owned needed treatment a [...]
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Coach George Raveling — A Legend on Sports, Business, and The Great Game of Life (#332)

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Coach George Raveling — A Legend on Sports, Business, and The Great Game of Life (#332)
“I’ve always had this theory that, if you help enough people get what they want, you’ll always get what you want.” — George Raveling Coach George Raveling (@GeorgeRaveling) i [...]
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Random Show — Fasting, Biohacking, and Tony Robbins (#333)

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Random Show — Fasting, Biohacking, and Tony Robbins (#333)
Serial entrepreneur, world-class investor, eagle scout, and all around wild and crazy guy Kevin Rose (@KevinRose), rejoins me for another episode of The Random Show. We discuss Kevin’s new diet [...]
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SPI 206: How SPI Reader Robert Duff Is Building Passive Income with Books on Amazon

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SPI 206: How SPI Reader Robert Duff Is Building Passive Income with Books on Amazon
Here with me this week is Robert Duff, Ph.D., a psychologist who's supplementing his income by selling his books on Amazon. [...]
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How SPI Made Me More Income Than 3 Bestsellers and 2 Movie Deals

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How SPI Made Me More Income Than 3 Bestsellers and 2 Movie Deals
Karan Bajaj is a number one bestselling Indian novelist who created his first online course just a few months ago. In this post, he describes how SPI helped him create a profitable course with no emai [...]
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How to Tell if Your Website Is Broken (and How to Fix It)

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How to Tell if Your Website Is Broken (and How to Fix It)
In just a few days, the new design for Smart Passive Income goes live. Here's why I decided to redesign the website, even though it has been performing well. [...]
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How to Prepare for An Awesome Podcast Interview – SPI TV Ep. 50

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How to Prepare for An Awesome Podcast Interview – SPI TV Ep. 50
Today's episode is a vital one for all you podcasters out there. I'm sharing my top tips for preparing for an interview, gathered from the hundreds of interviews I've done on the Smart Passive Income [...]
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SPI 221: An Unknown Way to Boost Sales and Increase the Size of Your List—Back with an SPI Student

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SPI 221: An Unknown Way to Boost Sales and Increase the Size of Your List—Back with an SPI Student
My guest today is a Smart Passive Income "student," here to share the innovative strategy he's used to earn affiliates and grow his business. [...]
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SPI 232: How Lucas Hall Built and Sold an “Ultimate Resource” Blog

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SPI 232: How Lucas Hall Built and Sold an “Ultimate Resource” Blog
Today's guest has another passive income success story to share. Lucas Hall tells me how he built the "ultimate resource" for rental property owners, and how he made the decision to sell it. [...]
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SPI 235: Beyond the Gumball: How Matt Miller Built a Successful Vending Machine Business and Franchise

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SPI 235: Beyond the Gumball: How Matt Miller Built a Successful Vending Machine Business and Franchise
Today's guest has taken vending machine passive income to a whole new level, growing a hugely successful franchise and helping schools in the process. [...]
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SPI 260: Undergoing a Website Overhaul with Rocket Code

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SPI 260: Undergoing a Website Overhaul with Rocket Code
The masterminds behind the Smart Passive Income site redesign talk through what makes a successful web design and how business owners can better communicate with their development teams. [...]
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Website Redesign—One Year Later (Critical Lessons Learned)

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Website Redesign—One Year Later (Critical Lessons Learned)
I'm taking a look at the Smart Passive Income website redesign one year later to see what impact it has had on reader engagement and web traffic. [...]
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