Watch on YouTube: The Strength of Whole Life Insurance

Featuring Jake, Gino and Dave Zook.


On this episode, Jake and Gino interview Dave Zook. Dave Zook is a successful business owner and an experienced real estate investor, active in Multi-Family Apartments, Self-Storage and the ATM space.

Dave has acquired more than $100 million worth of real estate since 2010. At the time of this writing, he and his investors own approximately 3000 multi-family apartment units.

Jake and Gino sit down with Dave to discuss the importance of entrepreneurs having a long-term mindset and how having whole life insurance policies in place can protect you as a business owner. They discuss the strength of whole life insurance compared to other types of life insurance when considering the benefits that can accompany a specially-designed whole life policy. For more on comparing whole life to other savings vehicles, visit our video playlist:

Key Insights:

00:00 Introduction

00:57 Making money with self-storage

01:50 Impact of long term thinking on business

05:05 Why value-based decision making is helpful in business

08:06 How real estate investing is more than just creating additional streams of income

09:34 You learn the most while going through the extreme pain of being an entrepreneur

12:15 Having systems in place to allow for simplicity with multiple businesses

16:12 Dave’s experience with whole life insurance

18:00 Wrap-up

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BONUS Resources:

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NEXT Step:

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About The 100 Year Real Estate Investor

The Whole Life Insurance Policies offered by the 100 Year Real Estate Investor are specially-designed. This means they work harder toward achieving your financial objectives, no matter what they may be. Check out this blog for 7 facts about our specially-designed strategies that may not be true about typical whole life policies:


About Jake & Gino

Jake & Gino are multifamily investors, operators, and mentors who have created a vertically integrated real estate company that controls over $100,000,000 in assets under management. They have created the Jake & Gino community to teach others their three-step framework: Buy Right, Finance Right and Manage Right®, and to become multifamily entrepreneurs.

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