Category Archives: Education

6. Debunking The Top 10 Financial and Retirement Planning Myths



Are you looking forward to retirement and living out the rest of your life the way that you’ve always imagined?

It’s important to be prepared for the additional costs retirement could bring. Do not put yourself in the position where you have to start living below your means.

In this episode, John Mints debunks the top 10 most common retirement and financial planning myths and shares tips and tricks to help you make the most of your retirement. 

John discusses:

  • The top 10 retirement planning myths and the truth behind them
  • The optimum time to start receiving your Social Security benefits
  • The truth behind the risk/reward association with returns
  • How annuities truly work within your plan
  • And more!

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5. The Financial Perfect Storm – Part Two



When a series of unfortunate financial events come together, it can create what we call the Perfect Storm of Retirement. Luckily, we have solutions for you so the storm isn’t so devastating to your finances. 

In this episode, John Mints touches on the options available in response to the financial situations that he discussed in part one of this series. John explores these solutions by giving you the real math of how to make it work. 

You will learn:

  • The available solutions to tax increases 
  • The importance of Roth IRAs in response to tax increases
  • How the marginal top tax bracket has changed over the years  
  • What John and his team do to help clients understand their options when it comes changing taxes
  • And more!

Tune in now and discover the options you have available so you do not fall to the Perfect Storm of Retirement! 

Resources: John Mints | Biltmore Financial 


4. The Financial Perfect Storm – Part One



Just like in a real storm, there are financial events that can collide and knock you off track to reaching your goals. 

In this episode, John Mints explains the perfect storm looming over your finances. John introduces what events could come together to collide, and he aims to help you understand just what the impacts of these events are. 

We discuss:

  • The impact of the stock market and its crashes 
  • Why it is so hard to breakeven after a crash  
  • The increasing national debt and what it means 
  • The national debt put into perspective so you can understand the impacts
  • And more!

Tune into part one of this two part series to hear John speak to the importance of events that could come together and deter you from reaching the goals you have set for yourself! 

Be sure to come back for part two where John provides information on how you can protect yourself from The Perfect Storm! 

Resources: John Mints | Biltmore Financial 


3. You HAVE to Plan for Your Future Taxes



If you were asked right now whether you think taxes are going up or down in the future, what would you say?

A majority of people know that taxes are going to continue to rise, but are you among the group of people that are preparing for that increase? 

In this episode, John Mints dives into the topic of taxes and how they could impact you and your financial planning in the future. John helps you understand what you could be doing now so that you are fully prepared for when those taxes do rise. 

You will learn:

  • How you can move from a micro to a macro approach to tax planning 
  • John’s advice to dealing with changing taxes 
  • When you might want to consider starting tax planning 
  • What a Roth IRA could do for you 
  • And more!

Tune in now to join John as he provides you with the secrets that the wealthy use that assist with tax planning! 

Resources: John Mints | Biltmore Financial


2. Working with Biltmore Financial Services



What does it look like to discover the secrets of the wealthy? 

In this episode, John Mints takes you through the process of what it is like to work with Biltmore Financial Services to access the legal financial loopholes to keep more of your money. He discusses the process his team follows from start to finish, and emphasizes the importance of education for prospects and clients. 

You will learn:

  • What brings clients and prospects to Biltmore Financial Services 
  • How the team at Biltmore differs from other virtual and in-person service providers
  • The process that Biltmore takes when working with clients
  • What you can expect to happen (or not) during your initial meetings at Biltmore Financial
  • And more!

Tune in to now to hear how your journey to a happier retirement could begin with one simple phone call! 

Resources: John Mints | Biltmore Financial


1. Welcome to The Secrets of the Wealthy Podcast!



Have you ever wondered why the rich get richer, while others do not? We are here to help you by uncovering some of the biggest secrets of the wealthy!  

In this inaugural episode, meet your host, John Mints, as he introduces himself and his business, Biltmore Financial Services, to you! John shares what he does for his clients and gives you an exclusive look into who he is when he leaves the office. 

In this episode, we discuss:

  • What made John eager to get into the financial industry 
  • The approach John takes to educate his clients 
  • John’s team 
  • Who is John outside of the office 
  • And more!

Tune into the very first episode of The Secrets of the Wealthy Podcast and begin your journey to financial success! 

Resources: John Mints | Biltmore Financial