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REIA 345 Laura Adams: How to Create a Self-Employed Benefits Package

Laura Adams is one of the nation’s leading personal finance, insurance, small business authorities. She’s an award-winning author, speaker, and host of Money Girl, a top-rated weekly podcast. 

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Main Points:

  • What’s the best way to start a real estate investing business?
  • Should real estate investors become licensed sales agents?
  • How can real estate investors prepare for retirement?
  • What should real estate investors know about insurance?

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Biography of Laura Adams:

Laura Adams, MBA, is a personal finance and small business expert, award-winning author, speaker, and host of the top rated Money Girl podcast since 2008, with over 40 million downloads. She was named one of Empowers “Top 50 Women in Personal Finance” in 2018. Laura partners with brands as a PR strategist, marketing consultant, on-camera spokesperson, multimedia content creator, and social influencer. She generates creative ideas for content distribution, leverages relationships with high traffic publishing partners, and knows how to get national media exposure. For more than a decade, Laura’s been a trusted source for media who frequently seek her practical advice. She provides expert commentary for broadcast TV segments, radio shows, podcasts, web articles, and print publications. Major news outlets that have featured Laura’s advice include NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, NPR, PBS, Entrepreneur, Bloomberg, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News, USA Today, The Washington Post, Kiplinger’s, Time, Money, Marketplace, Forbes, Fortune, MSN, Consumer Reports, Business Insider, Benzinga, and more. As an on-air subject matter expert, Laura has broad experience amplifying brand messages using satellite media tours (SMTs), video news releases (VNRs), and audio news releases (ANRs) for national and local TV and radio. She works from a broadcast-quality home recording studio or travels as needed for interviews. Laura is known for using every media opportunity to communicate positive messages, build brand awareness, highlight products, give calls to action, and educate audiences in relatable ways. With thousands of interviews completed, Laura’s created billions of media mentions for clients like Aceable, Amino, Audible, Bankrate, Cafe Mom, Citizens,,, Edison Mail,, GOBankingRates, H&R Block,, MetLife, Prosper, Quick and Dirty Tips,, Red Ventures, State Farm, Sunbit, Synchrony Bank, Tantor, TuneIn, United Healthcare, Unum, Wealthminder, Zebit, and more. Laura received an MBA from the University of Florida and lives in Vero Beach, Florida. Learn more and view a collection of Laura’s media work at