So Money - Episode 1089

George Kinder

Founder, Kinder Institute of Life Planning

“People are passionate for freedom and they’re passionate for it in a lot of different ways and what life planning did was it put your individual freedom at the front of what was most important. Not your financial freedom but what would be profoundly meaningful for you or profoundly energizing for you.” – George Kinder

Can asking just three questions transform your relationship with money? Our guest today is called the father of financial life planning. George Kinder is a Harvard educated economist turned CPA, turned financial adviser. He’s known for revolutionizing financial advice for now 30 years. He’s trained over 3,000 professionals around the world in the field of financial life planning where he has three questions to help clients figure out what they value most and how to design their financial life around their values.

He’s the founder of the Kinder Institute of Life Planning and his recent book is called A Golden Civilization and the Map of Mindfulness, drawing on 50 years as of mindfulness practitioner and over 30 years as a mindfulness teacher.

George has been named one of the 35 most influential people in financial services.

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