Matt Theriault: Lessons On Real Estate Investing And Financial Independence

Chatting With Champions Podcast Interview #31. Tyler Basu and Matt Theriault “Lessons On Real Estate Investing And Financial Independence”

Matt Theriault | Lessons On Real Estate Investing And Financial Independence | Chatting With Champions Matt Theriault is an entrepreneur, author, success coach and the host of Do Over, a weekly podcast based on inspiring “come back” stories that teach people how to start over with ease, speed, and lasting success. Matt is also the creator of the Epic Real Estate Investing podcast, which focuses on financial education, the importance of multiple streams of income, and teaching people how to create wealth through conventional and creative real estate investing.

Having spent 15 years developing a successful career in the music industry, Matt Theriault lost it all when the digital download killed the CD distributor. At the age of 34, he found himself flat broke and bagging groceries. Without a ‘plan b’, he was forced to learn something new. Through consistent action and self-education he’s been able to rise again, using real estate as his reinvention vehicle.

Matt is best known for his seamless blending of personal development and actionable steps to achieving financial independence through real estate. He is the founder of the Epic Pro Academy as well as the acclaimed author of Do Over.

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Topics discussed in this interview:

  • Matt’s background and experience developing a successful business in the music industry
  • Important lessons learned from the collapse of his music business
  • Why Matt decided to work in the real estate industry
  • Transitioning from a real estate agent to a real estate investor
  • Basic principles aspiring investors should know about investing in real estate
  • Mistakes to avoid as a real estate investor and as an entrepreneur
  • How Matt became an author and the host of 2 very successful podcasts
  • Success principles for building wealth and becoming financially independent
  • Advice for turning your life around
  • Tips for aspiring entrepreneurs to be more successful