Episode 3:

Brian Bogaert

Investing for Entrepreneurs: A Vehicle to Freedom

May 20, 2019

In this episode of Zen Money Monday, we talk about investing strategies, money mindset, and how to build a vehicle to freedom.

Episode in a Nutshell:


In this episode, Liz welcomes to the show financial consultant, money coach and investment expert Brian Bogaert. Liz and Brian talk about the importance of understanding your big picture as it pertains to wealth, how money acts as a vehicle to greater freedom in life, and ways our habits can get in the way of our success. Brian also shares his favorite tried-and-true ways to invest, whether you're an entrepreneur or not!

In detail, we covered:

  • 00:50 – Introducing today’s guest, Brian Bogaert
  • 01:45 – Brian talks about how he became a wealth coach
  • 04:37 – A great, early foundation in money
  • 06:13 – The biggest issue facing entrepreneurs, according to Brian 
  • 11:38 – The importance of seeing the big picture 
  • 13:54 – Brian’s work as a wealth coach
  • 14:51 – Making a difference in the world
  • 17:43 – The value of setting up your money to work for you
  • 20:20 – Brian’s favorite ways to invest
  • 21:23 – What Zen Money means to Brian
  • 23:04 – Key takeaways Brian wants the audience to know 
  • 25:13 – Where listeners can find Brian

Sound Bites:

  • "The more money you create for yourself, the more freedom you can have in your life. And, for me, freedom is really what I'm after." (5:21)
  • "By building wealth in your business and for yourself, you actually launch yourself into a different stratosphere for the kind of difference you can make in the world." (16:02)
  • "Here's the beautiful part about money. It works 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It never takes a sick day. It never goes on vacation, right? When you set it up correctly, it's working for you all the time." (17:43)
  • "I've made more money in real estate than anything else I've ever undertaken." (20:56)
  • "When your economy is in a Zen state, it doesn't matter what's going on around you." (22:22)

About Brian

Brian Bogaert is an investment strategist, money mindset coach, and founder of Next Level Success Coaching.


To learn more about Brian's work, visit www.nlscoaching.com. You can also connect with Brian on social media here: 

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What would it take for you to have extra cash to use for investments?


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#ZenMoneyFirstSteps: www.zenmoneymap.com/steps - A free copy of Liz's 2nd book Zen Money Map plus a brand new video case study on how to put more money in your pocket as an entrepreneur in growth mode.

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Liz Lajoie, the “Zen Money CFO”, helps entrepreneurs master their finances and grow thriving businesses that support their passions and advance their big missions.

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