Episode 18 | Happy Money Secrets with Ken Honda & Jack Canfield

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Beyond Wealth: Crafting a Life of Joy with the Japanese Art of Happy Money

Today, we’re diving into a topic that’s close to my heart, the art of happy money with my good friend, Ken Honda.

Ken is a pioneer in marrying the concepts of money and happiness in ways that transform lives. He’s a bestselling self-development author in Japan, with book sales surpassing over 8 million copies since 2001. His latest book is Happy Money: The Japanese Art of Making Peace with Your Money.

Ken has been a business consultant and a successful investor. His financial expertise comes from owning and managing several businesses, including an accounting company, a management consulting firm, and a venture capital corporation. Beyond just money and finance, Ken’s knowledge and writings bridge the topics of finance and self-help, focusing on creating and generating personal wealth and happiness through developing deeper self-awareness and self-honesty.

Tune into this Episode of The Jack Canfield Podcast and get ready to learn how to heal your relationship with money, tackle financial stress, and infuse more joy into all your financial transactions. Learn how shifting your attitude leads to financial peace and prosperity and the lifelong happiness most of us are pursuing.

🎯Inside this episode you’ll learn about:

  • Personal Journey: Ken talks about how his family’s business background taught him the success principles and inspired his decision to write about money and happiness (03:50)
  • Happy Money and Unhappy Money: How approaching money with appreciation can open you up and heal financial irritation and stress (05:27)
  • Arigato Your Money: How Ken learned the value of appreciation from his mentor Wahei Takeda, the Warren Buffet of Japan (07:44)
  • Multiply Your Gifts: Ken explains how he helps people find their gifts and purpose for happy financial independence (11:49)
  • Happy Money Accelerator. Ken touches on the ideas in his upcoming course on escaping the treadmill of financial stress into abundance and happiness (19:53)
  • Money EQ: How low emotional intelligence leads financially savvy people to lose everything, and how to stay happy and grounded as you gain wealth (20:46)
  • Final Words: Ken advises young people to observe what’s going on in the world and to pursue synchronicity (32:05) 

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Meet Jack Canfield

For over 40 years, he has been teaching entrepreneurs, educators, corporate leaders, and people from all walks of life how to create the life they desire.

As the beloved originator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul(r) series, he's taught millions of individuals his modernized formulas for success, and has trained and certified over 2,700 students to teach his content and methodology in 107 countries around the world.