Categories for Lifestyle

Life Changing Concept

Written by Roy McDonald

Well, here you're working for money. Is everyone aware of that? You're swapping your life on an hourly basis. It doesn't matter what rate you charge, you've still got to show up. [...]

How Important Success Is

Written by Roy McDonald

I want to talk to you about success. I want to talk to you about how important success is and, ultimately, I’m going to give you the real plan about what success is, but I am going to talk about your potential. People who talk about that go, “Oh, really? Everyone has potential.” If you really understood your potential, we would be very excited right now. [...]

What is Financial Fortress and How Can You Have One?

Written by Roy McDonald

Hi, I want to talk about Financial Fortress. So I want to talk about what Financial Fortress, truly is. Financial Fortress is something I've been working for myself for 50 years and I work with people to create this. As a general guide Financial Fortress, I put some numbers because people think what is Financial Fortress, what is financial independence, what is financial freedom? People have all sorts of ideas. [...]

What State of Consciousness Are You In?

Written by Roy McDonald

Hey, I want to talk to you about state. I want to talk to you about the importance of state, and that doesn't mean moving to New Zealand or Tasmania, I'm talking about the state of consciousness that you are. I actually believe that mindset, consciousness, state is what it's all about. Consciousness is present, state is focus, what focus you are? If you're focusing on what you don't want, that's what you're going to get. If you focus on what you do want, that's what you're going to get. [...]

What is mindset?

Written by Roy McDonald

Hey, I want to talk to you about mindset and what is mindset. I want to talk to you about do you know, and is it important, and what's going to happen with the rest of your life? Mindset's been talked about so much, but does people really know what it is? And it's like assumptions, it's about a person's worldview, probably your philosophy. [...]

Finding the Truth

Written by Roy McDonald

Hi, Roy here. I just wanna say hello, and just talk about trust. I also wanna talk about truth. You know, there's your truth, there's my truth and there is the truth. And, you know, there's also the facts. You know, it's interesting, [...]


Written by Roy McDonald

Hi, Roy here, I want to talk about survival against creation. You know, I'm in the business of money and like a lot of people, we are surrounded by it. There's a story about the sailor, he's surrounded by an ocean of water but not a drop to drink, because it's all salt. [...]

How to Build a Financial Fortress

Written by Roy McDonald

Roy: That is the key. That is surrender and that is a certainty and we yearn for that certainty and connection to know we have a financial fortress and I know you asked that question, "What is that?" Well, we put it into kind of mathematic formula, just like some numbers. A financial fortress is [...]

Why Only 5% of People make over $100k P.A

Written by Roy McDonald

Ian: So, another thing that I just wanted to cover off on and that is, I was looking through some research the other day and there was a stat that absolutely shocked me. That was that only 5% of people in New Zealand, and this was the New Zealand Herald saying this, only 5% of people make more than a $100,000. And that really surprised me guys. So, I'm wondering if you have any thoughts on that? Why would it be that it seems to be the cap? 95% of people are earning less that $100K. It's not such a big milestone to crack. So why do you think that happens? [...]

What’s Your Plan to Stay off the Pension?

Written by Roy McDonald

Hi, Roy here, I'd like to talk to you about your plan. I'd like to talk to you about your strategy for not being on the pension. I'd like to know what you're going to do? I know that's like in your face kind of question, but I'm serious about it. Happy about the last five years don't change a thing, next five years must be identical. [...]

The Importance of Trust

Written by Roy McDonald

This week I want to speak to you about Trust. There is one thing that is common to every person, relationship, team, family, company, nation, economy and community throughout the world. It is one thing which, if lost has the ability to destroy the most powerful government, the most successful business, the most influential leadership, [...]