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Cody Berman and Justin Taylor believe in the concept of "Financial Independence For All". The FI Show focuses on REAL stories of individuals on their journey to financial independence. Each episode aims to include actionable insights and takeaways for listeners to implement into their own financial situation.

The podcast covers topics like building wealth, entrepreneurship, investing, money mindset, small business, frugality, geoarbitrage, side hustles, real estate, productivity, travel, and so much more.

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Cody Berman and Justin Taylor believe in the concept of "Financial Independence For All". The FI Show focuses on REAL stories of individuals on their journey to financial independence. Each episode aims to include actionable insights and takeaways for listeners to implement into their own financial situation.

The podcast covers topics like building wealth, entrepreneurship, investing, money mindset, small business, frugality, geoarbitrage, side hustles, real estate, productivity, travel, and so much more.

Sit back, tune in, and join a community of like-minded people who are changing their lives through financial independence.

    From YouTube to an 8-Figure Business | Aleric Heck

    From YouTube to an 8-Figure Business | Aleric Heck

    Today's episode features Aleric Heck, the creator of Ad Outreach.



    It all began when 12-year-old Aleric started making YouTube videos in 2009 with a camcorder.



    At that time, he was just reviewing mobile apps but even that would go on to make $120k per year in 2015.



    Aleric didn't stop with just an app review channel though.



    He decided to go into the ads space on YouTube and turned that into a 6-figure business in 2017.



    That business, Ads Outreach, took off like a rocket and crossed the million-dollar annual revenue mark in 2019!



    Fast forward to today and Aleric is on pace for an 8-figure revenue year, that's over $10M!



    Aleric takes us through his entire journey with tips along the way on how to best utilize YouTube and YouTube ads.



    If you enjoyed this episode as much as we did, please share!

    Links From the Episode



    * Ad Outreach

    * Aleric's LinkedIn

    * Aleric's YouTube Channel



    YouTube Interview

    https://youtu.be/DcJuMtm2QHI

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    • 56 min
    Investing in Water | Riggs Eckelberry

    Investing in Water | Riggs Eckelberry

    Today's episode features Riggs Eckelberry, the CEO of Origin Clear.



    Riggs grew up the son of an international businessman.



    He also had a natural draw towards making the world a better place and joined a Non-profit right out of high school.



    Then in the early 80s, he followed his passion for technology and started his very own tech company in New York.



    Riggs eventually sold that to one of his sales reps but didn't let that stop his business journey.



    After some high-level executive positions, he eventually became a CEO in the mid-2000s for what would become a major disruptor in the water industry.



    This company, which Riggs is still the CEO of today, is called Origin Clear.



    Today, there is a growing need for water independence as central infrastructure fails and populations migrate to secondary cities.



    Origin Clear answers that call with their Water On Demand initiative which allows everyday investors to invest directly in productive water projects, thereby enabling businesses and communities to pay for only the water they use with no upfront capital required.



    End-users simply sign a long-term service contract, with regional water companies providing expert support.



    Innovative OriginClear modular systems are licensed to builders to standardize the fleet, leaving zero “new technology” risk as only proven technologies, systems, and methods are implemented.



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    Links From the Episode



    * Origin Clear

    * Invest in Water



    YouTube Interview

    https://youtu.be/r4pdU6Ms3nk

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    • 49 min
    Wealth on The Beach | Daniel Alonzo

    Wealth on The Beach | Daniel Alonzo

    Today's episode features Daniel Alonzo who is a coach, entrepreneur, podcaster, speaker, and author of Wealth on the Beach.



    He brings his messaging of creating a better life and financial independence to a massive social media following and speaks in front of hundreds and thousands of people a year.



    Daniel Alonzo knew he wanted to be somebody from a very early age.



    When an injury in college ended his dreams of playing high-level baseball and his dreams began to fade, one of his friends introduced him to a leading Financial Services Company.



    Daniel said no for a while but finally took a chance on it. From that point at age 21,  he knew he wanted to win in business.



    He put in the work and in only a few years he'd open his own location. By the age of 24, he was making $100,000.00 a year but still living frugally.



    Today, he's amassed millions and is out there trying to spread that knowledge with everyone.



    In our conversation we cover hustle, frugality, scaling, and unpack his covered call strategy.



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    Links From the Episode



    * Daniel's Book "Wealth on the Beach"

    * Daniel's Instagram

    * Alonzo Academy

    * Daniel's YouTube Channel

    * Pandrea Finance (learn about options)



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    • 43 min
    Passive Income through Real Estate & Digital Products | Sharon Tseung and Sean Pan

    Passive Income through Real Estate & Digital Products | Sharon Tseung and Sean Pan

    Today's episode features Sharon Tseung and Sean Pan.



    Sharon Tseung runs Digtial Nomad Quest.



    She went from $30k/year to millionaire by 30, and owns 32 rental units and several passive income businesses.



    Sharon quit her job, has been traveling the world for 2 years,  and all this while building passive income as a digital nomad.



    Sean Pan runs Everything REI.



    He has done flips, buy and holds, hard money lending, etc.



    Not only have they created multiple passive income businesses, but they've also created massive online followings.



    Sharon has over 150k Instagram followers and Sean has over 1 Million followers on Tik Tok.



    Now they're both dedicated to teaching others how to achieve financial independence.



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    Links From the Episode



    * Sharon's Instagram

    * Sharon's YouTube Channel

    * Digital Nomad Quest

    * Sean's Tik Tok

    * Sean's Instagram

    * Everything REI

    * Remote Rental Riches Course (use discount code "FISHOW")



    YouTube Interview

    https://youtu.be/8SaSYHdzpzk

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    • 46 min
    Building a 7+ Figure Coaching Business | Emily Williams

    Building a 7+ Figure Coaching Business | Emily Williams

    Today's episode features Emily Williams from I Heart My Life.



    Emily was going down a path that so many others do -- following a typical career path and heading to graduate school.



    She was on her way but never made it. Literally. Emily just turned the car around with no real plan.



    It took a few years working low-paying jobs but she finally decided to bet on herself.



    In 2014, Emily started a business even though she was $120k in debt after moving to London.



    What happened next though was improbable, to say the least.



    Emily would go from making $442 in her first month of business to over $1 Million within the first 18 months.



    Now Emily has her own book, runs a successful coaching business on several fronts (master classes, group programs, 1:1 consulting, VIP day trips, etc), and even hosts a podcast.



    If you enjoyed Emily's episode as much as we did,  please share!

    Links From the Episode



    * Emily's Website

    * I Heart My Life Book

    * I Heart My Life Podcast



    YouTube Interview

    https://youtu.be/LrLTgt1DlJw

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    • 52 min
    Over $100K a Day Teaching Microsoft Excel | Kat Norton

    Over $100K a Day Teaching Microsoft Excel | Kat Norton

    Today's episode features Kat Norton aka Miss Excel.



    Kat is taking the world by storm with her 800k+ Tik Tok followers, 600k+ Instagram followers, and LinkedIn learning viewers.



    It doesn't just stop with the freebies though, Kat has earned over $100k in a single day (not a typo!)



    She does this all by educating the world on Microsoft Excel.



    But not just any form of education, Kat makes it fun and approachable.



    And all of that is just what the audience sees.



    Behind the scenes, Kat spends a lot of time and energy on her mindset.



    Whether it's overcoming things from the past or truly understanding what makes her happy, Kat has done a ton of great work internally.



    We're excited to bring you such a superstar who has so much to offer.



    If you enjoyed Kat's episode as much as we did,  please share!

    Links From the Episode



    * Kat's TikTok

    * Kat's Instagram

    * Kat's LinkedIn



    YouTube Interview

    https://youtu.be/apyRntojANw

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    Saving-Sherpa (Justin’s blog)

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
229 Ratings

229 Ratings

bophia21 ,

Just listened

Loved the podcast episode where you guys give updates on your net worth!

Riggs Eckelberry ,

Great podcast by two knowledgeable guys!

It was my pleasure to be interviewed in depth about the new way that everyday investors can make royalty investments in hard water assets. Cody and Justin drew out every detail and I think it made for a great show. Thank you!

maddie@podcastingyou ,

Incredible podcast!

This podcast is a must listen for all things financial literacy and wealth building strategies! Cody and Justin are incredible hosts and each of their conversations with guests is truly insightful.

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