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Why Retirement Should be Enjoyed Not Feared

Why Retirement Should be Enjoyed Not Feared

August 19, 2019

Bart Zandbergen and Letitia Berbaum were joined in the studio by Bart's longest client of record, James Weidner. Recently transitioning to "retired", James is anything but. As a tenured CEO, James brought in counsel about 9 months prior to exiting his company to help him define what the next steps may look like, as well as what life being "retired" may look like.

In this episode, you will learn:
-Why having strategic counsel can assist you with navigating the unknown.
-What a modern day view of retirement looks like from community involvement to family matters and more.
-How owning your sense of confidence can make all the difference in your decisions.
-How you can "will" things to happen by doing what is necessary to get towards a goal.

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

How a USC Grad Turned Private Investigator

How a USC Grad Turned Private Investigator

August 16, 2019

Maki Kudaka, who considers herself a professional "snoop", joined Bart in the studio to discuss her journey from USC to becoming a highly sought after private investigator. Maki has spent over a decade in the industry and founded her own company, Kudaka Investigations over 6 years ago. She works on a broad range of cases that always have more than meets the eye, and believes in the beauty of never giving up.

In this episode gain access to:

-How private investigators use social media research to discover key information
-How laws and limitations shape the work of a private investigator
-What the California law states on voice recording
-Tactics used to disarm individuals that a private investigator needs to attain information from
-Why approachability makes all the difference in the role of a private investigator

Maki also shares with listeners what her "Ultimate Lesson Learned" is:

T.O.A.D

T: Think outside the box
O: One step ahead of the game
A: Aggresive
D: Digg, digg, digg

For more information on Maki Kudaka and Kudaka Investigations, please visit:
www.kudakapi.com

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

7 Money Mistakes Millionaires Never Make

7 Money Mistakes Millionaires Never Make

August 9, 2019

Bart and Letitia were back in the studio to discuss a hot topic - 7 money mistakes millionaires never make. Pulling these key lessons learned and best practices from several influential leaders, Bart and Letitia discuss these 7 key points to help guide you towards making more distinct decisions to help build wealth.

In this episode, you'll gain insight into these 7 money mistakes millionaires never make and why:

1. Don't waste money on fees.
2. Don't ignore your credit score.
3. Don't spend impulsively.
4. Don't fall for marketing ploys.
5. Don't try to beat the stock market.
6. Don't have just one source of income.
7. Don't keep up with the Jones's. 

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

 

Lessons Learned from A Family Who Built A Legacy from $15.00

Lessons Learned from A Family Who Built A Legacy from $15.00

August 6, 2019

Letitia Berbaum was back in the studio with a special guest, Zaven Mooradian, who has been interning with Bart and Letitia this summer. A USC student studying Real Estate Finance, Zaven comes from a family that immigrated to the USA from Latvia with five family members in tow and just $15 in their pockets. Zaven shares with us his family's history here in the states as they strived to build a legacy - and one that Zaven is proud to be a part of.

In this episode Zaven shares:
-Why working smarter not harder is imperative to success
-The reasons why how we choose to spend our free time impact our legacy and shape our professions
-What lessons he has learned from his family and their hard working history

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

In the Studio with Modern Luxury OC’s Editor-in-Chief Allison Mitchell

In the Studio with Modern Luxury OC’s Editor-in-Chief Allison Mitchell

August 2, 2019

Allison Mitchell, the Editor-in-Chief of Modern Luxury Orange County joined Bart in the studio to discuss pop culture, media industry myths and more. Beginning her career with well know media outlets such as the Style Network, E! Online and Ryan Seacrest Productions, Allison joined the Modern Luxury team in a twist of fate that brought her to their Jezebel publication in Atlanta, Georgia - a position she accepted without ever having stepped foot into the state! As our luck would have it, Allison was brought back to Orange County where she is originally from, to lead Modern Luxury Orange County. Her professional drive is inspiring to all who know her, and her commitment to supporting the community is priceless. 

In this episode Allison discusses:
-A day in the life of an Editor-in-Chief
-The differences and synergies between publishing and editorial departments
-Keys to success for a publication
-Modern Luxury's next step in expansion overseas next year, whom already has 25 titles in 85 markets nationally

Click here to view the May Edition of Modern Luxury Orange County: https://modernluxury.com/modern-luxury-orange-county/digital-edition  

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

How Mastering the Maturity Continuum Can Elevate Your Success

How Mastering the Maturity Continuum Can Elevate Your Success

July 26, 2019

Dennis Chernekoff who has worked with Franklin Covey for much of his career, joined Letitia Berbaum in the studio to discuss the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. The acclaimed book was first released in 1989 by Stephen R. Covey and is available in 3 languages with over 40 million copies having been sold to date. Outside of his work with Stephen Covey, Dennis Chernekoff also has a private marriage and family therapy practice in Laguna Niguel.

In this episode Dennis discusses the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People:
1. Be Proactive
2. Begin with the End in Mind
3. Put First Things First
4. Think Win-Win
5. Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood
6. Synergize
7. Sharpen the Saw

When asked what his "Ultimate Lesson Learned" was, Dennis shared that he feels the key to life is in understanding your values, understanding how to apply them to your life, and choosing to be congruent with them for a happy life!

To connect with Dennis, you can email him at: Chernekoff@yahoo.com

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

 

How a 14 Year Old Philanthropist Secured Angel Stadium to Give Away 5,000 Backpacks

How a 14 Year Old Philanthropist Secured Angel Stadium to Give Away 5,000 Backpacks

July 22, 2019

Karina Tarsadia is a bold 14 year old philanthropist who joined Bart in the studio to discuss her passion for giving back. Karina has traveled the globe with her family on service trips and decided earlier this year that she really wanted to have an impact right here in her own backyard in Orange County. So, she set out on a mission to create 5,000 backpacks filled with back to school supplies for underprivileged elementary and middle school children. Along the way she partnered with Joy of Sharing. 

The mission of the Joy of Sharing Foundation is to support the local community in Southern California by helping build bridges and providing services to address the local needs. Joy of Sharing provides services such as: Senior Services, Medical Clinic, Citizenship assistance, Health Insurance and Benefits, and Classes.

Her inaugural event is August 4th from 10am to 4pm, entitled Karina's Backpack Project, and will take place at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, CA.

The day of festivities at Angel Stadium will include backpack pick-up, haircuts, grocery distribution, as well as entertainment and performances for the whole family to enjoy. Are you interested in volunteering? Learn more and register HERE as a Volunteer. Are you interested in donating? Please visit our website to learn about ways to give: karinasbackpackproject.org.  Interested in registering your school or organization? If you represent a school or organization that serves elementary and or middle school children and would like to gain information about providing backpacks to those you serve, please email Karina’s Backpack Project: projectbackpackoc@gmail.com.

“My wish is to contribute to the creation of communities that can make young people independent by equipping them with things they need to be a success.” –Karina Tarsadia, Karina’s Backpack Project  

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

From High School Drop-out to CEO Coach - Meet Serial Entrepreneur Arman Sadeghi

From High School Drop-out to CEO Coach - Meet Serial Entrepreneur Arman Sadeghi

July 13, 2019

Serial entrepreneur and adviser to America's top CEO's, Arman Sadeghi joined host Bart Zandbergen in the studio to discuss his journey from high school drop-out to his multi-faceted career. At an early age, Arman discovered he loved problem solving in the business world. He owns and operates several, very different companies, and now also enjoys developing the latest generation of CEO's. 

In this episode you will gain access to:
-Understanding why you should look at your financials like a treasure map.
-How to recognize pain points in growth and address them through problem solving.
-Why you should run a business by the numbers and not the "feeling".
-How learning to delegate is an art that should be carefully mastered.

Arman's ultimate lesson learned is that it's critical to be obsessed with the numbers and your key performance indicators for optimum success!

Learn more about Arman by visiting: https://titaniumsuccess.com/

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

 

How to Plan for Tomorrow but Live Fully, Today

How to Plan for Tomorrow but Live Fully, Today

July 8, 2019

Bart and Letitia were back in the studio with another episode of "What Keeps You Up At Night". In this episode, Bart and Letitia review burning questions and comments from their listeners who have shared what keeps them up at night and why. 

This episode starts off focusing on "health is wealth". One listener had shared that what they worry about the most is their health. After working wisely and investing well, this listener spends time considering how they can best maintain their health so they can enjoy everything they have worked so hard for.

As a disciplined fitness enthusiast, Bart shares what he feels is important to do each and every day to maintain your health and manage stress.

Got questions you'd like answered? Interested in sharing what keeps you up at night?
Email: podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

 

What A.I. Can’t Replace in the Wealth Management World

What A.I. Can’t Replace in the Wealth Management World

July 7, 2019

Bart Zandbergen and Letitia Berbaum were back in the studio talking about topics that keep you up at night due to their financial impact. Bart and Letitia chose to share what keeps them up at night personally and they also address one burning question that has been surfacing lately: "How will the emergence of A.I. (Artificial Intelligence) impact the world of wealth management?" Listen to this special episode as the hosts discuss:

1. Have we entered a new economic era?

2. Why the choice to not stay stagnant propels change.

3. How the human element simply cannot be replaced by Artificial Intelligence.

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com