Master Your Money with Today’s Best Finance and Investing Books
While in school, most of us never get the money lessons we need to succeed in life, leaving it up to us to complete our education about saving, spending, and the stock market. But with so many great investing books available today, how can anyone find time to read them all?
Fortunately, Blinkist makes it easy to benefit from the insights in today’s top finance books. So if you’d like to see your account balances skyrocket, dive into any of these top-selling titles today.
Get Stuck Into Some of the World’s Most Popular Investing Books
Rich Dad, Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids about Money – That the Poor and the Middle Class Do Not! by Robert T. Kiyosaki
Arguing that we’re only likely to become rich once we have both a strong financial IQ and a firm, ambitious mindset, the author of this perennial bestseller outlines the steps toward financial independence and explains how fear of society’s disapproval prevents most of us from abandoning the “rat race” and building personal wealth.
Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
One of the best books on investing, this volume offers invaluable insights into the practices of the world’s most successful people and shows why an unwavering belief in ourselves is the shortest path to prosperity. The author additionally explains how examining our attitudes toward goals helps us acquire greater influence over our behavior and ultimately achieve the impossible.
Secrets of the Millionaire Mind: Mastering the Inner Game of Wealth by T. Harv Eker
Although many people have the potential to get rich, very few actually accumulate lasting wealth because childhood experiences and early role models determine our attitudes toward money and influence our wealth later in life. But by recognizing and relinquishing harmful thought patterns, you can embrace millionaire thinking and alter the course of your life for good.
The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing by Benjamin Graham
Turn your investments into small—but consistent—profits by following sound advice on becoming a successful investor in any economic environment. By adopting a longer-term outlook and a more risk-averse approach to the stock market, you’ll become an intelligent investor on the path to prosperity.
The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthy by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko
Dispelling the myth that many millionaires lead ostentatious lives, this book explains how modest living is actually how most millionaires establish their wealth. This popular finance book also demonstrates how anyone can achieve ongoing affluence through dedication and properly planned finances.
The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason
This series of money-centric parables set in ancient Babylon transforms time-tested financial wisdom into modern-day advice that can help you accumulate wealth. The author sheds light on the secret to becoming rich and offers up universal investing advice geared toward helping you recognize and seize profitable opportunities.
MONEY: Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom by Tony Robbins
Whether you’re just starting your career or are getting ready for retirement, the sound advice in this book can help you save and invest just like a seasoned expert. By following a few simple principles, you can transform your nest egg into a stack of cash that enables you to live life on your own terms.
The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life by Alice Schroeder
This in-depth look at the life of modern America’s most famous investor reveals how an awkward young man earned his first million dollars and how a simple, but thorough, method for picking stocks enabled him to become one of the wealthiest individuals that the world has ever known.
The Little Book of Common Sense Investing: The Only Way to Guarantee Your Fair Share of Stock Market Returns by John C. Bogle
Investing can be confusing—not to mention expensive—which is why the author of this book advocates index funds as the best way to build wealth without getting robbed by fees. By presenting a detailed comparison between actively managed funds and index funds, he explains why low-cost index investments make far more senses than risky, high-cost mutual funds.
I Will Teach You To Be Rich by Ramit Sethi
This no-nonsense approach to smart banking, saving, spending, and investing explains that you don’t need to be an expert to become rich. All you need is a plan and a few clever tricks, such as how to simplify your finances by automating your accounts and build wealth by investing small amounts steadily.
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