Principle # 1 – Rate of Return – Do you really understand the rate of return you are getting? Have you ever heard of the Rule of 72? We consider it the 8th wonder of the world. Discovered by Einstein…someone way smarter than me! This rule is simple and simply put, you take 72 and divide by the interest you are getting and that’s how long it takes to double your money. So let’s say the average family is saving in a bank account getting on average .01%. 72 divided by .01 is 7200. It’s taking American families 7200 year to double their money! And yet where do the banks put your money? They invest it and loan it right back to you. They lend it to us with our mortgages, our car loans, and the worst loan of all…that little rectangular loan in the form of a credit card! Think about the average interest on a credit card…let’s say 20%. 72 divided by 20 is 3.6. So the banks are doubling their money every 3.6 years on average and yet American families are doubling their money every 7200 years! Do you see the problem?
Principle #2 – Managing your risk. We teach the principles of Warren Buffet who is considered one of the most successful money managers on the planet. He has two rules…rule #1, never lose your money, rule #2, refer to rule number 2. So HOW do you manage your risk? We teach a strategy called indexing. Indexing mirrors the market but is not IN the market. It has a floor and a cap. When the market goes up, your investment goes up, but when the market goes down, your investment goes sideways. You can never lose using an indexing strategy. Over a 20 year historical average, using an indexing strategy to your investments beats the S&P 500 by almost double. There is tremendous power in never losing!
Principle #3 – The ramifications of tax in the future. Do you think taxes will be higher or lower when you retire? It has nothing to do with politics by the way. It has to do with a simple 4 letter word, which is MATH! Our country is in such tremendous debt and we have so many federal programs like social security and medicare that we are obligated to fund that there is no possible solution but for the federal government to increase taxes. Why is that important? Because if you are saving, you are most likely saving in a tax deferred account like a 401k, 403b, an IRA etc. You have paid no taxes on this money yet and therefore you will be paying the income tax on that money when you retire 20-30 years down the road. What if taxes are double when you retire?
Here at Lisa Williams Co we want to empower each of you to be the best stewards of your money you possibly can. This starts with financial literacy. If you’d like to schedule time for a no-cost complimentary session with our team to learn more, please schedule here:
Great events coming up that will help you personally and professionally!
Bringing Wall Street to Mainstreet Workshop – Tuesday at 6pm and Saturdays at 11am
- Learn how to use insurance as a tax free investing strategy
- Where the wealthy put their money…you can too!
- How to get out of debt and pay yourself first
- Get clear on your financial goals and learn to give your money a job so it’s working for you while you are resting.
- Learn about the concept of a “Family Bank” and how to retire in the 0% tax bracket
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Recruiter Mindset Workshop has shifted to Fearless Women in Business! Thursdays at 12noon pst
Are you a network marketer, direct seller or business owner looking to grow your Recruiter Mindset in 2021 and do more intentional marketing? My friends and I hosted a fabulous workshop last month on this topic and decided to continue this topic and others on Clubhouse.
“Fearless Women in Business”
Learn from the fearless women in business and the amazing men that support them every week to “Create Your Own Stimulus Check!”
We are using this event to support one another in business but also support a fabulous cause as well, one of my favorite ministries, Fearless Women that is combating the plague of fear and anxiety in women as well as the rising suicide rate in our country.
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Millionaire Meetup & Marketplace with Lisa’s mentor, Loral Langemeier
March 10th – 11th 10am to 5pm pst
Use Lisa’s link to have a complimentary seat at one of the largest monthly entrepreneurial meet ups in the world – free for Lisa’s tribe -valued at $997
To get your FREE ticket use the promo code MMMMVIP when checking out. You will get all the way to the end when you are checking out and that code will set the ticket price to $0, and you will be immediately enrolled into the event.
Loral is Lisa’s personal mentor and is known as the Millionaire Maker (she even has 5 best selling books about her process) and we know you will get INCREDIBLE value from her event.
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