Brain Burps About Books Podcast #229
Writers, Do You Have a Financial Mentor?
An Interview with Todd Tresidder
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This Week’s Guest is Todd Tresidder!
This week’s guest is Todd Tresidder. Todd Tresidder is a financial coach at FinancialMentor.com. His unconventional take on worn financial topics has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily, Smart Money magazine, Yahoo Finance, and more. He’s authored 5 financial education books including How Much Money Do I Need To Retire?, Variable Annuity Pros and Cons, and the 4% Rule and Safe Withdrawal Rates In Retirement.
Todd and I talk about
- Why every writer needs a platform – whether you are self-published or traditionally published.
- How books build relationships and relationships build businesses.
- Why you have to market your books.
- How writing the book is only a third of your job as an author.
- Building equity.
- How to compound your equity as a writer.
- Your books being your art.
- Expected Value Bets.
- How investing isn’t gambling.
- Roderick Russell, the Renaissance Man behind RemarkablyHuman.com.
- How Todd and Pat Flynn help each other out.
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