Chris Hogan, author of Everyday Millionaires: How Ordinary People Built Extraordinary Wealth―and How You Can Too and creator of The Chris Hogan Show is on the podcast today. Chris started his career in the banking industry and now travels around the country talking to people about money, leadership, and business. He’s been a part of Dave Ramsey’s Ramsey Solutions for 14 years. Chris’ passion is educating individuals and families on how to take control of their money so they can take the necessary steps to pave the way for their dreams and leave a legacy.

Hear what Chris and his team learned from surveying 10,000 U.S Millionaires, as well as why he believes that the American Dream is still alive. Chris understands that regardless of your background, with the right education, belief, and action steps you can set yourself up to be financially secure and to potentially be an everyday millionaire.

Show Highlights:

  • The transferrable skills from sports to business
  • Leaving a legacy for your family, customers, and community
  • Most Millionaires aren’t trust fund babies, they worked hard and stuck to a plan for years
  • Top Millionaire professions: engineers, accountants and surprisingly, teachers
  • The 3 Steps to your millionaire path: Belief, Knowledge, and Action
  • When you get out of debt, you give yourself a raise
  • The Debt Snowball Effect
  • Investing is paramount, to become a millionaire
  • How to invest based on your personal risk tolerance

Key Takeaway: Start looking for an investment professional to help you with your finances as soon as you’re aware that you have dreams and goals that you want to accomplish. Sit down with someone so they can look at where you’re at and layout a plan to help you get there. You can begin investing with a few hundred dollars.

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