Guardian Angel or Dirty Devil: Is Jim Salters Helping Clean Up an Industry that Impacts Every Day of Your Life?
November 19, 2013
Hosted by Helen Hillix, Todd Benton and Chris Reese
Few of us think about the financial stress of the small businesses that serve us, but their survival has impact. When the local store, the producer of specialty parts, a favorite restaurant, family doctor or trusted mechanic go under, that changes our lives. Small businesses sometimes need cash to start up, expand or just hang on, and sometimes they need it NOW, so a lending industry has grown up that takes full advantage of that need, charging high interest rates with tough terms. A loan can mean life or death to a desperate owner, but repaying that loan can kill the patient or mean higher prices for you. Enter Jim Salters, a guy who considers himself an enlightened entrepreneur. He claims his company provides ethical loans to small businesses and that his approach is changing the industry. How? Has he combined good business sense with care, compassion and integrity in a field that can look pretty slimy? Listen in and find out how Jim is changing a part of the world that impacts you.
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Helen Hillix, Todd Benton and Chris Reese
Helen Hillix, Todd Benton and Chris Reese met many years ago, when our journeys for inner healing brought us to the InnerRevolution.Org. Under the guidance of Beth Green, the organization’s founder, we evolved into spiritual activists who support the three principles of The Inner Revolution: Oneness, Accountability and Mutual support – in all areas of life. Ultimately, there is no personal healing; no one person can be well in a world where others are suffering. It takes a collective shift in awareness for sustainable change and for everyone to thrive. InnerRevolutionary radio was Beth Green’s baby, and now it’s our turn to nurture this platform and share the vision: gathering others and sharing work that is being done around the world under many different banners to bring more consciousness into personal, political, spiritual and business arenas. As co-hosts of InnerRevolutionary Radio, Helen, Todd and Chris bring you a weekly opportunity to confront mindless traditions, look at how we separate from one another, and learn to transform our thinking. And, once a month we interview Beth, who is an amazingly wise, compassionate, and funny woman. We have day jobs too: Helen is an intuitive counselor, Todd a web developer, and Chris is an insurance industry executive. Each of us practices the principles of Oneness, Accountability and Mutual Support in all aspects of our lives. It’s a ride, with ups and downs, and worth every minute of it! Join us to learn, laugh and evolve.