Weiss Advice

You Don't Have to be Wealthy to Build Wealth with Jennifer Grimson

September 30, 2020 Yonah Weiss Episode 42
Weiss Advice
You Don't Have to be Wealthy to Build Wealth with Jennifer Grimson
Show Notes

“You don’t have to be wealthy to build wealth.” These are words from today’s guest Jennifer Grimson. Jennifer has gone through rebuilding her career and life TWICE. She had no money, no job, no place to live in, and having two children to support, she picked herself up and persevered to build her Micro Empires.

[00:01 – 09:21] Opening Segment

  • I introduce and welcome guest, Jennifer Grimson
  • Jennifer talks about her background
    • Shares the story behind her podcast

[09:22 – 24:19] Jennifer’s Story

  • Overcoming the obstacles on her path
  • Jennifer talks about her journey of rebuilding her life twice.
    • Started her podcast – at first, she decided to keep her story a secret.
  • How she got started in real estate
  • Are you just starting your career? Here’s advice from Jennifer.
    • Save half of your income.

[24:20 – 31:23] THE FINAL FOUR

  • What’s the worst job that you ever had?
    • I worked as a live mannequin when I was in college.
    • An account management job when I was on my second time rebuilding
  • What’s a book you’ve read that has given you a paradigm shift?
  • What is a skill or talent that you’d like to learn?
    • To dance well
  • What does success mean to you?
    • “It’s having time, peace, and options.”
  • Connect with Jennifer online. See the links below.

Tweetable Quotes:

“You don’t have to be wealthy to build wealth.” – Jennifer Grimson

“It doesn’t really matter how you get there. I do think this is important. I do think this is what’s different between women and men. All of my financial mistakes were relational.” – Jennifer Grimson


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You can connect with Jennifer on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Listen to her podcast, the Micro Empires Podcast. To know more about her, you can visit her website https://micro-empires.com/.



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