On Money with Mission we share inspiring stories from everyday people investing to improve their communities. They are, in some cases, leveraging dollars and time to transform neighborhoods and generate profits for their mission-minded investors.
As the stories are told we learn that investing money can bring financial gains to the investor as well as significant improvements and innovations to the world through revitalization, education, and agriculture.
Whether a seasoned investor with a growing portfolio or a new investor just getting started, this show will connect you to real opportunities with significant social projects.
If finding ways to put your money to work while improving communities and the people they serve is of interest to you, then start listening! Don’t miss out on the latest investment opportunity, subscribe today!
Protecting the Earth Using Carbon Credits with Anthony Milewski
Mr. Milewski has spent his career in various aspects of the mining industry, including as a company director, advisor, founder and investor. In particular, he has been active in the battery metals industry including investing in cobalt and actively trading physical cobalt. In 2016, one of the industry’s leading publications, “The Mining Journal,” named him as a Future Mining Leader. In 2017, Anthony accepted an invitation from the London Metals Exchange to join the LME Cobalt Committee which includes representatives from the largest mining and commodities companies globally to represent the interests of the industry to the board of directors the LME. Mr. Milewski has managed numerous mining investments at various stages of development, including exploration, development, production and turnaround situations, and across a broad range of commodities. With the June 2018 close of Nickel 28’s A$10 million equity investment in Highlands Pacific for resulting ownership of 13%, Mr. Milewski was appointed to the Board of Directors of Highlands Pacific. He has also served as a director of both public and private companies and has been seconded as interim CEO on multiple occasions. Mr. Milewski was a member of the investment team at Pala Investments Limited. Prior to joining Pala Investments, he worked at Firebird Management LLC. Mr. Milewski previously worked at Renaissance Capital and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in Moscow, where he focused on advisory and transactional work in metals & mining and oil & gas sectors. He has lived and worked in Africa and Russia, including a year as a Fulbright scholar, and has spent considerable time in Central Asia. Mr. Milewski holds a B.A. in Russian history from Brigham Young University, an M.A. in Russian and Central Asian Studies from the University of Washington, and a J.D. from the University of Washington. He holds an LLM from the Russian Academy of Sciences.
2:20 - Anthony’s focus on energy transition and decarbonization
3:20 - Human’s carbon footprints
5:48 - Global warming and pollution
6:35 - Carbon credits - what are they and how do you get them?
11:30 - Carbon credits and Wall Street
14:25 - Carbon credit money markets
23:10 - Doing more with less while making the world a better place
25:10 - Carbon credits and farming
27:00 - Vertical farming
28:00 - Connecting with Anthony
Investing for Impact and Resilience with Laura Oldanie
Laura Oldanie is a green living and wealth coach, who blogs at RichandResilientLiving.com, where she explores money and lifestyle choices for a regenerative future. Her goal is to help people achieve financial freedom and live their best lives in socially and environmentally conscious ways that equally value people, planet, and profit. She received her Permaculture Design Certificate in 2009 and has been exploring how to earn, spend, invest, and manage her money to bring about the change she wants to see in the world ever since. Laura's work has been featured in Forbes, CNBC, and Good Housekeeping.
Connect with Laura:
Instagram and TikTok: Rich_Resilient
1:30 - How Laura discovered green living
3:25 - What is Permaculture and why it’s important
5:20 - Investing in a socially conscience way
6:25: The permaculture flower
7:20 - The Designer’s Manual
8:30 - Coaching with Laura
10:00 - Climate resilient wealth
11:10 - The 8 types of capital
15:50 - Commercial
17:00 - Environmental Social Governance and Social Investing
20:45 - Investing in what you align with
24:15 - Being resilient
29:40 - American Homeowner Preservation
31:15 - email@example.com
Ignite Your Legacy with JB Owen
JB Owen is a fearless female leader and a believer in the power of empowerment. JB’s true focus is on helping others, which is why she started Ignite Publishing, the leader in empowerment publishing, in 2018. She is a world-class speaker, 18-time bestselling author, and powerful business owner who is committed to raising the vibration of the planet and igniting a billion lives through Ignite. She is motivated by the opportunity to assist individuals in breaking through their limiting beliefs to experience their own ‘ignite moment’ which changes their perspective and positively alters the course of their life.
She has published over 700 authors, turning them into international best-sellers in over 13 countries, with Ignite Publishing’s books reaching #1 in 197 categories. Her gift is to Ignite people to share their stories and build their brands. She also owns Ignite Moments Media, JBO Global, and Lotus Liners. She combines purpose, passion, and possibilities in everything she does. Exemplifying a new paradigm of what’s possible, JB motivates and inspires her clients to impact others and IGNITE humanity.
2:20 - Spending $27,000 for a garage full of books
4:20 - Having it all but feeling like you have nothing
5:40 - Who she wrote her first book for
7:15 - Building a business to support others and not yourself
8:50 - Currency of success between females and males
11:50 - Staying authentic to yourself
13:20 - How JB is igniting humanity
16:45 - Connecting through the human experience
18:00 - Commercial
19:10 - JB’s work with over 700 authors
20:30 - The year of the Legacy
22:00 - Ignite Possibilities School of Hope
23:32 - Ways to connect with JB
24:40 - Free affirmations from JB
25:10 - Free virtual mentorship program
Building your Real Estate Portfolio for Impact with Attorney Jade Laye
Investor and Patent Attorney who assists investors in obtaining above-market returns through targeted acquisitions of apartment buildings projected to earn double digit annualized returns over a 5 yr hold; 10 years’ experience in the acquisition, rehab, and operation of 2100+ single and multi-family rental units in Texas, Arkansas, and Memphis TN; $200M+ in real estate assets under control and/or ownership. 15+ years’ legal/management experience in major law firms.
2:00 - Growing up in Arkansas
3:15 - Jade’s 10 year adventure to get multiple Law Degrees
8:00 - Jade’s journey into Real Estate
11:20 - Overcoming negative tenant experiences
13:45 - Investing in larger properties
14:20 - Why Jade wanted to scale faster
18:00 - Jade on being a Landlord
20:00 - Jade’s first multi-family property
21:40 - How money can work FOR you
22:25 - Jade walks you through a B Class investment deal
25:30 - Using teams to decide where to invest
26:20 - Investing in real estate vs 401(k)
30:20 - Control as an investor
33:25 - How Jade decides what to invest in
34:15 - Rent control
37:45 - Planning for the unexpected
40:30 - Investing for community improvement
43:00 - Jade’s hope for his daughters
Segment Wealth with Gil Baumgarten
Gil Baumgarten is a 36-year veteran of the investment industry. In 2010, Gil left the brokerage world to start Segment Wealth Management, a fiduciary firm where the interests of the client and the firm could align. He is a multi-year recipient of the Top 1,200 Financial Advisors in America distinction by Barron’s and was named one of the Top-20 Exchange Traded Funds Thought Leaders in America. Gil launched his first book this year, FOOLISH: How Investors Get Worked Up and Worked Over by the System, which hit #1 Best Seller status on Amazon.
Connect with Gil:
Segment Website: https://segmentwm.com/
Segment Facebook: @SegmentWealthManagement https://www.facebook.com/SegmentWealthManagement
Gil Baumgarten LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gil-baumgarten/
3:05 - Difference between fiduciary and financial planner
5:20 - What is a 12b-1?
9:45 - The difference between “suitable” and “best for” when it comes to Advisors
13:50 - Obligations of 401(k) providers
18:15 - Standards of care
20:00 - Cost vs Investment
21:05 - Commercial Break
22:10 - Gil’s book, FOOLISH: How Investors Get Worked Up and Worked Over by the System
25:00 - Quantifying returns
28:45 - How to win a free copy of FOOLISH
29:55 - How to contact Gil
31:20 - Gil’s philanthropy
Wicked Holdings with Nicole Gauthier
Nicole Gauthier is the Founder of Wicked Holdings, a real estate investment
company focused on social change and community empowerment. She’s a multifamily real estate investor currently invested in 174 doors, a mommy of 2, and a woman dedicated to helping educate others on the concept of generational wealth and financial
literacy skills. She provides opportunities for passive investors to diversify their assets into multifamily investments so that they too can live a life of abundance and financial independence. She has also set out on a mission to help single moms in abusive and/or adverse situations leave those environments. Although she’s in the early stages of growing her portfolio, she plans to use real estate as a tool to ensure safe, clean, and more stable environments for these families and the ability for them to grow and seek new opportunities. Throughout her journey, she is sharing real estate knowledge and helping to teach financial literacy skills to improve the lives of others.
1:30- How Nicole got into multi-family investing
5:00 - Why Nicole walked away from work after getting her Degree
6:00 - Nicole on why she chooses to work
7:30 - Nicole on being a Mother of 2
8:10 - How Real Estate became part of Nicole’s life
10:30 - Why Nicole named her company Wicked Holdings
11:40 - How one family in a home without heat started it all for Nicole
15:00 - The types of Real Estate investors you want to work with
17:05 - Multi-Family investments
18:30 - Nicole’s dream of creating a facility for single mothers
19:30 - Build-to-rent opportunities
22:30 - Benefits of choice
23:15 - Being Brilliant
24:45 - Connecting with Nicole
25:10 - Access to a free guide on passive investing
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Connect with Nicole!
Business Facebook: https://bit.ly/3s8xpx3
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Truly inspiring, you can make a difference in your life, and the lives of others at the same time, a lot to think about, thank you.
I’ve Been Searching For This One!
Felicia’s podcast strikes a perfect balance between financial education and social justice with a little self-help mixed in. There are a ton of podcasts about financial freedom and real estate, and there are a ton of podcasts about improving yourself and your community. Money with a Mission combines these two seemingly incongruent topics into a free-flowing and educational listen. The guests are great, and they’ve all lived it! Felicia and her guests speak from experience in a way that you can’t get from other podcasts. Well worth a subscription!
Felicia is the real deal
Felecia is one of the most caring and giving individual that I know, not to mention she is a genius. She really knows what she is talking about and has had a huge impact on my life. She has guided me in so many ways and her advise has helped me build bigger better run and more profitable investments.