Losing $40k In Nicaragua, Marketing Turnkeys and Gaining Time Freedom – Ali Boone
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Ali Boone was an Aerospace Engineer that worked for Corporate America, but at the very first moment in her career, she never felt satisfied and didn't see herself working for the man for the rest of her life. Instead, she wanted to work for herself and pursue a life where she has time freedom.

During her time in corporate America, she started learning about real estate, and everything changed when she discovered Turnkeys. From there on, she focused on marketing Turnkeys, and that slowly blossomed into the business that she now owns.


[00:01 – 09:29] What does wealth mean to you?

  • You want to grow wealth, but what does that really mean?
  • Ali shares her definition of wealth.

[09:30 – 26:03] Ali's Story

  • From an Aerospace Engineer to Real Estate Expert – Ali talks about her journey to pursuing her passion.
  • Ali talks about the pivotal moment in her life that sparked her entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Ali discusses the mindset that helped her achieve the level of success she has now
  • Everything starts with understanding yourself

[26:04 – 43:29] Exiting the Corporate World

  • Ali talks about her transition from the corporate world to getting into real estate.
  • She wasn't sure if she should pursue real estate at first.
  • Ali speaks about her discovery of Turnkeys and how it changed everything for her.
  • What are Turnkeys? Ali explains.
  • Don't underestimate flipping houses!

[43:30 – 55:15] Hipster Investments

  • Ali shares how Hipster Investments started.
  • "The business formed itself."
  • She talks about her book, NOT Your How-To Guide to Real Estate Investing
  • Ali talks about how losing money in the early stages of her real estate career didn't stop her from continuing the path to real estate.

[55:16 – 01:02:53] The Contrarian 3-Pack

  • What would you say is the most contrarian investment you've made?
  • Investing in beach bungalows in Nicaragua
  • What's your favorite activity to do with your friends and family outside of work?
  • Volunteering in prisons. Teaching and working on programs for prisoners.
  • What actions, whether within work or family, offer you the most fulfillment in life?
  • Volunteering in prisons.
  • Connect with Ali. Links available below.

Tweetable Quotes:

"So many people talk about financial wealth, but what does that get you? Because if you actually really break it down, nobody cares about financial wealth. They're talking about what financial wealth is gonna get them." – Ali Boone


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Learn more about Ali at https://hipsterinvestments.com/

Get a free copy of Ali’s book, NOT Your How-To Guide to Real Estate Investing, at https://www.hipsterinvestments.com/contrarian/

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