Episode 46

Published on:

3rd Jun 2020

Getting out of Poverty & Creating Wealth with Dr. David Rhoiney

How do you get out of poverty, create wealth, and be financially independent?

Poverty doesn’t only involve money. It is scarcity in different areas of life - time, relationships, education, spirituality. Being surrounded by poverty as a child is enough reason for anyone to persevere and push through in life. Being in dire circumstances can push anyone to do whatever it takes to get their foot out and create a better life.

How do you emerge from this and create wealth in all areas of your life? How can you persevere despite your circumstances?

Learn how you can break free from the crutches of poverty as we talk about the incredible story of Dr. David Rhoiney who persevered through poverty and is now a surgeon, software developer, entrepreneur, and investor!

Get inspired and empowered by his journey and find out how he broke free! He talks about life as a homeless child, the value of financial knowledge and continuous learning, and the importance of perseverance and hard work.

You don’t need to have everything - expensive cars, houses, and all the things but you deserve to live comfortably and feel secure.


>> D Rhoiney’s journey from being homeless as a child to becoming a DO

>> What is perseverance?

>> How D Rhoiney develop fortitude in the hardest and lowest points of his life

>> Making the conscious decision of becoming financially independent

>> How to persevere in life despite growing in poverty

>> Money conversation and becoming a surgeon

>> The value of financial knowledge and learning from others


>> David’s Social Media

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>> The Ins and Outs of Cryptocurrency and Growing From Failure

>> What School Never Taught You About Money

>> Developing the Millionaire Mindset with Dr. Sarah Fallaw


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Minority Money
Changing the Complexion of Wealth
The Minority Money Podcast is about finance, family, fitness/health, and education and how all of these things affect your overall wealth.

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Emlen Miles-Mattingly

Emlen Miles-Mattingly is the CEO and founder of Gen Next Wealth. He spends much of his waking day striving to bring more value to the table for his clients, with the goal of helping them align their money with their values. Ultimately working with clients to make a lifetime of smart decisions with their resources.
With nearly 19 years of experience in the financial services industry, he decided to leave the large corporations and start his own independent firm. It is his passion to keep the client's best interest in mind when making recommendations. Everyday Emlen wakes up knowing he has an opportunity to learn something new and is excited to share what he has discovered with people in need of it. He has a bachelor’s in business administration and is currently enrolled in coursework to obtain the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER designation.
Emlen was born and raised in the small town of Madera, CA this is also where the firm is located. He is married to Maricela and they have 4 children Jada, Mia, Emlen II, and Ecella. We have a very active life, we enjoy working out, hiking, craft beer and escaping to the coast whenever possible.