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The Wealth Standard – Empowering Individual Financial Independence

Without motivation, guidance, and cutting-edge information, people will continue to settle for mediocre financial results and unfulfilled life. The Mission of The Wealth Standard Podcast is to empower every listener to pursue and achieve financial independence and live with even more abundance. When people think about their financial situation and what it takes to get ahead, they are frustrated and tired because deep down, they realize that typical products and strategies won't get them there. The Wealth Standard Podcast focuses each episode around the tools, strategies, and motivations of those who are already financially independent. If every interview, commentary, and audience engagement was designed to empower even better financial results, listeners would be motivated to think differently, take massive action, and live a life they love.

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Primal Instinct & Gratitude
Every human being has this primal instinct that awakens whenever we need to protect our loved ones. But on the other side of this survival nature is the far opposite: the expression of gratitude. In this Thanksgiving message, Patrick Donohoe looks back on how he protected his wife and kids from a possible assault by tapping into his primal instinct in just a split second. He explains how this opened his eyes that there is more to life than simply fighting to live, but also mindfulness and vulnerability. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
11:00 11/25/2021
Life Is Calling
Life is calling, and it calls for us to grow in the form of obstacles, problems, and challenges. In this episode, Patrick Donohoe shares an entry in his journal coming from his own personal experiences, friends, and work associates. It says the lessons life teaches us about marriage, parenthood, friendship, leadership, business, and investing are not meant to teach us a skill, fact, tactic, or strategy. They are to help us discover the multiple facets of who we are and use them strategically to show up to life. Life is calling. Answer the call.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter  
08:34 11/18/2021
Physically Mastering Wealth Series: Part 2
Welcome back to the third part of the three-part series on physically mastering wealth. Today, Patrick Donohoe is going to talk to you about two very different stories. One is about a family that saved too much money, the other is about a family that spent it all. Join in and learn from these stories so that you can apply the three financial habits for a happier life. Force these habits into your life today!   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
21:32 11/11/2021
Physically Mastering Wealth
Is it possible to physically master wealth? For the first part of the Physically Mastering Wealth Series, Patrick Donohoe discusses why understanding how habits are formed and how behavior is conditioned helps in creating more wealth. It’s all about figuring out what works best and leveraging your resources to produce optimal results. And then doing it again and again. Want to learn more? Tune in for more insight on how you can make creating wealth a habit!   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
19:23 11/04/2021
Mastering Wealth By Developing New Habits
In order to master wealth, you need to master your habits. You need to develop new habits so that you don't just do the same thing over and over. Wealth is a direct result of habits. Join your host Patrick Donohoe as he talks about the different levels of masteries and why habits are crucial to life. Replace your existing habits with new ones today!   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
11:30 10/21/2021
A Fulfilling Life Will Never Come From Achieving Goals With Tim Reynolds
What are the things you need to do to live a fulfilling life? Does it come from achieving goals? Dr. Tim Reynolds, author and creator of Living Every Minute, doesn’t think that’s always the case, and in this interview with host Patrick Donohoe, we learn where fulfillment comes from. We listen to Tim’s recollections about family and a story about a medical emergency he had worked on that showed him why the goal isn’t all there is, and that sometimes, the journey is just as important. Be inspired by Tim’s words and be ready to live a greater life. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How »   Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
24:48 10/14/2021
A Framework To LIVE In Every Minute With Tim Reynolds
Everyone’s lives, be it their personal or professional ones, follow a guide, a framework to live by. In Part 4 of Patrick Donohoe’s interview with businessman, investor, doctor, and author Tim Reynolds, we hear more about how your mission, your framework, affects everything around you. Tim discusses the Living Every Minute concept and how it can change your life. Tim shares the value of writing down the magical moments in your life and chronicling what you do in a journal. Tune in to this thought-provoking conversation and learn how to make the most out of your life. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
21:24 10/07/2021
Conversations Are Only Hard When You Make Them About YOU With Tim Reynolds, M.D.
We can only do so much by listening just to ourselves. Most of the time, we need to broaden our narrow perspective and start listening to others. Still with businessman, investor, and author, Dr. Tim Reynolds, Patrick Donohoe guides us into their discussion about finding others who think differently than you. Tim shares the value of having a team with different strengths and learning more about their character than their skills. Join into this conversation and discover how business is not such a lonely thing after all. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
21:44 09/30/2021
Change Your Life: First, Change Your Rules With Tim Reynolds, M.D.
Life is fragile, and you only have one chance. It's about time that you change your life and take some risks. Always ask yourself, what's the worst thing that can happen? Tim Reynolds, M.D. asked himself that same question, and he is now the founder of Living Every Minute. Learn Tim's story on how he started his business and how he accepts some of his shortcomings. Learn how to change the rules of the game as Tim joins your host Patrick Donohoe. Also, learn more about his book, Living Every Minute, today.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How »   Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
22:27 09/23/2021
Living Every Minute: Enjoy The Time You Have Now With Tim Reynolds, M.D.
The past is a great place to learn from, but it's gone. It won’t do us any good to dwell on it. Patrick Donohoe introduces Tim Reynolds, M.D., the Founder of Living Every Minute. Tim talks with Patrick about how many people dwell in the past, which is not a great place to live. Are you afraid of the future? Don’t be. We don't even know if it's coming! We’re all just passing through this life, so let's enjoy the time we have and the gifts we were given.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How »   Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
19:45 09/16/2021
Wealth Is The Result Of Your Relationship With Challenges
Life compels us to move forward and to grow, although there's uniqueness and variety. We may not know what tomorrow is going to bring, but we can still choose to show up to the life we are given and strive to rise despite the challenges. After all, strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle. In this episode, Patrick Donohoe explains the importance of understanding the principles of growth through embracing challenges. He discusses adversity, obstacles, struggles, challenge, and friction. This is the perfect time to encourage yourself to embrace challenges when they come. Recognize the opportunity to do it strategically so you could unleash your potential and even create successful investment decisions.     Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How »   Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
25:56 09/09/2021
Life Lessons From Strangers: Discovering The Keys To Success By Connecting With People
There’s so much to learn from every individual we meet. The right connection with the right individual might unlock the secret to a successful life. In this episode, Patrick Donohoe shares two eye-opening conversations he had with two individuals who are very different yet equally successful in their own ways. He details his chance encounter with renowned golf course architect and designer Robert Trent Jones Jr., who is still filled with so much passion for his job at 84 years old. In another interaction, Patrick recounts his meeting with former NFL player and Hall of Famer Emmit Smith, now a sought-after speaker and best-selling author. Tune in as Patrick shares the valuable life lessons he received from these great individuals and why it’s important to connect with the people around us.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
19:24 09/02/2021
Life Is On The Other Side Of Fear
How many times has fear held us up? How many opportunities did we miss just because we were too afraid to try? It is time to overcome that and start living life. As Patrick Donohoe highlights in this episode, life is on the other side of fear. He further elaborates that by pushing our fear thresholds, we realize that we can do more. Life demands growth, and if we hold ourselves back, we can’t possibly get to the life we are meant to live. Join Patrick in today's show, where he shares his own experiences and lessons learned that you could apply in every aspect of life.    Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How »   Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
19:21 08/26/2021
Life Happens In Moments
Life often takes us by surprise. Yet, it is in these moments that we often find life-changing opportunities. Patrick Donohoe has two stories that will make us rediscover how life happens in moments. When you come face to face with these situations, do you run away, show up differently, or just live in the moment? Find out how we can grab on to these opportunities in this episode.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
13:40 08/19/2021
Investor Wisdom: Sound Judgement, Due Diligence And Managing Risk
The road to financial freedom is difficult and fraught with risk. Reaching financial independence means managing risk. In this episode, Patrick Donohoe talks about risk management, investor wisdom and due diligence. He shares an experience with a bad investment and what he learned from it.  Tune in to learn more about what you need to keep in mind when investing.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
16:41 08/12/2021
Merging Funny With Money: Understanding Wealth And Humor With Garrett Gunderson
Some people in the financial industry have the habit of taking everything as gospel. They consider anything they learn off of a book or from a mentor as 100% true. Garrett Gunderson found humor in all of this and talks about things that most people are too afraid to say, merging money with funny. Learn all about wealth with some jokes on the side with Patrick Donohoe and his guest, Garrett Gunderson. Garrett is the Founder of Wealth Factory and the author of Killing Sacred Cows. Learn how to give important information while still being funny, understand why wealth disappears when you're no longer true to yourself, and so much more. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
56:44 08/06/2021
How Comedy Breaks Through Self-Defense Mechanisms With Garrett Gunderson, Part 3
How can you change a person’s mindset without offending them? Through comedy. Patrick Donohoe welcomes back Garrett Gunderson for part 3 of the series. In this episode, Garrett shares his mission to help shift peoples’ mindsets for financial abundance, the best way of which is to poke fun at financial myths to open everyone’s minds! Otherwise, you may offend people who hold tight to these myths, and they’ll end up shutting you off! Tune in and discover the power of comedy.    Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How »   Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
25:07 07/30/2021
Wealth In A Consumeristic Society With Garrett Gunderson, Part 2
We’re in a consumeristic society where our idea of wealth lies in the physical things we get to have. So we consume and consume thinking that it is the only way we can quench that thirst. Garret Gunderson is back in this second part of the series to redefine the game. He shares his unique insights on wealth and what people are after with their goals. He also taps into the power of intuition, allowing it to guide him to achieve the things he wants and make a better impact.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
11:42 07/22/2021
The Concept Of Wealth And Winning In Life With Garrett Gunderson, Part 1
Winning in life isn’t easy. We all want to live comfortably and not deal with pain, but life doesn’t always work out like that. We will always experience hardships. Join Patrick Donohoe and the Founder and Chief Wealth Architect at Wealth Factory, Garrett Gunderson, as they delve into experiencing life with all its uncertainties. Garrett shares personal experiences that shaped him to be the person he is now. He also talks about how he dealt with his insecurities and allowed his vision to expand beyond his comfort zone. Finally, he shares how he was able to change things in his life in order to live winning it. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
34:14 07/15/2021
The Framework For Financial Independence
According to science, our brain does not have the capacity to process the information that bombards us daily. That is why it creates these shortcuts or cognitive biases. Our cognitive biases rule our behavior, especially towards our finances. On today’s show, Patrick Donohoe speaks about these biases from a financial perspective, foremost of which is the notion of retirement and why it is so appealing to so many. Get out of what you have been conditioned on so you can gain that financial independence as soon as possible and not have to wait 20, 30, or 40 years. Tune in to this episode to learn how.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How »   Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
15:37 07/03/2021
Decoding Greatness: Reverse Engineering Success With Ron Friedman
Is top performance something you’re born with or do you have to practice 10,000 hours to achieve it? If those are the only two choices, then most people would have given up on success already. But what if somebody said you could reverse engineer success and get to it quicker? Award-winning organizational psychologist and nonfiction author Dr. Ron Friedman goes one step further. In his latest book, Decoding Greatness, he argues that we actually reverse engineer top performance all the time. The missing key is being intentional about it. In this conversation with Patrick Donohoe, Ron explains how his book and the free course that goes along with it teach us how to emulate what the greatest thinkers and doers in history have done to carve their own path to success. Do you think you’re not born with enough talent to make it? Is practicing 10,000 hours too much of an investment for you? Tune in and learn why you shouldn’t give up on success just yet. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
36:43 07/01/2021
Todd Langford: The Relationship Of Math And Science Towards A Technological Future
As the world becomes more and more digital, the arrival of a fully technological future is at hand, if not already here. Critical thinking will be centered on the absolute reasoning of math and the logical conclusions of science. In this final part of Patrick Donohoe's interview with Todd Langford of Number Analytics, they focus on the evolution of collective knowledge as time goes on and with society always moving forward. Todd emphasizes the undeniable role of the ever-advancing technology with how people consume information, focusing on the rapid ability of humans to learn thanks to the many digital means today. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
21:39 06/24/2021
Unpacking The Logic Behind Your Behavior With Todd Langford
Often, what we have in our mind as to why we’re doing something usually isn't the core reason we’re doing it. You have to ask yourself several layers of questions to get to the real meaning behind your decisions. In part 6 of this series, Patrick Donohoe and Todd Langford discuss how you can unpack the logic behind your behavior to understand what drives you and reveal what it is you truly want. When you see that, you can figure out a path to get what you’re truly desiring. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
16:51 06/03/2021
What Does It Mean To Live A Meaningful Life? With Todd Langford
What does it mean to live a meaningful life? In this part five of the Todd Langford series, Todd and Patrick Donohoe converse how meaning is relative to the person's current state of affairs. What could be meaningful to you today may no longer be meaningful to you 10 years from now. The key is to ride the winds of change. You can't lock yourself up in a box of the present moment. Instead, it's best to leave the door open in case the meaning of your life changes. What are you waiting for? Open yourself up to this episode and dive in! Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
14:13 05/27/2021
Why You Need To Know For Yourself With Todd Langford
If you shut down your mind and let others decide for you, it’ll ultimately lead to the blame game. But at the end of the day, you are responsible for your results, which is why you need to know for yourself. What does that mean? In this part four of the Todd Langford series, Todd and Patrick Donohoe discuss how having experts can be helpful, but you need to know the facts, processes, and perspectives for yourself. When you do, you start to lead the course of your life, and you become invincible. Take the lead, begin with this episode. Not a second waste, dive in! Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
15:31 05/20/2021
Mathematical Truths: On The Constants In A Non-Constant World With Todd Langford
We have reached an age where we reward people for their deep specialization of knowledge. Now, we have experts who have become multi-millionaires from leveraging what they know best. The downside is how, by being someone whose opinions and insights are held at a pedestal, it can be so easy to lose other people’s trust when you admit you’re wrong. Patrick Donohoe explores this topic by bringing back his conversation with Todd Langford, the CEO of Numbers Analytic, Inc. Here, they unpack the idea of the role of mathematical truths and what it informs us of the constants in a non-constant world. Dive deep into this brief but insightful conversation on individual specialization and how the uncertainties of the future impact what we do. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
15:45 05/06/2021
What Is Your Relationship With Risk? With Todd Langford
Tony Robbins once said, “The quality of your life is in direct proportion to the amount of uncertainty that you can comfortably live with.” However, none of us start out with a healthy relationship with risk. As humans we have fear around risk – a fear of failing, a fear of getting exposed, or a fear of finding yourself to be not good enough, you name it. But what exactly are we fearful about? Is that fear justified when you get down to the facts? Join in as Patrick Donohoe goes back to a segment of his interview with Todd Langford, where they get into the idea of risk, how to control it, how to influence it. As you listen through the segment, think about where you can take more calculated risks in your life, where you understand the stakes and what you stand to gain in the end.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
16:33 04/29/2021
Todd Langford Series: Mathematics And Finance - An Introduction With Todd Langford
A quote by the Mathematical Association of America says, “It's time for all members of our profession to acknowledge that mathematics is created by humans and therefore inherently carries human biases.” This intriguing statement makes us think what math is and its role in general. To help us answer these questions, Patrick Donohoe brings on Todd Langford in a series of episodes that revolve around the principles of math and how math specifically relates to finance. Todd is one of Patrick’s original mentors and the CEO and Founder at Numbers Analytic, Inc. Today, they discuss why most of the significant innovations resulted from accidents and also touch on the importance of mathematics and curiosity. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
18:24 04/22/2021
Capitalizing On The Massive Economic Shift Through Multifamily Real Estate With Michael Becker
There is a massive economic shift going on that comes with a corresponding demographic shift towards areas with lower living costs and tax requirements. In what way is this development conducive to multifamily real estate? Joining Patrick Donohoe on the show, SPI Advisory Principal Michael Becker invites us to take a look at the case of Texas, specifically the DFW market, and how the changes going on in the economy are giving rise to massive opportunities to invest, whether actively or passively, in this no-income-tax state. Whether you’re looking to set up your own mom-and-pop or you just want to let your money do the work by involving yourself with REITs or syndications, terms are going to be very favorable for you in Texas and other areas that have been at the receiving end of the massive in-migration of people and businesses from more costly metros like New York and California. Join in to learn more on how you can start to build more wealth by capitalizing on these changes! Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
36:20 04/08/2021
How Credit Growth And Liquidity Drive Today's Economy With Richard Duncan
The two biggest things that drive the economy are credit growth and liquidity. And because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States market has now shifted to a different scale, mainly in terms of inflation. Richard Duncan returns on the show with Patrick Donohoe to discuss the current status of the US economy that is hugely impacted by the decisions of the Fed and the current activities within the stock market. They also talk about how the country can avoid over-inflation without raising taxes, thus saving everyone from financial pressure. Richard also explains how the United States is falling behind China in the technological innovation race and how this may spell doom to every American if the government does not put proper funding into research and development.   Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here’s How » Join The Wealth Standard community today: TheWealthStandard.com The Wealth Standard Facebook Paradigm Life Instagram Paradigm Life Twitter
89:04 04/01/2021