personal finance book recommendations

Now What?

Mike Finley

This book was created for that high school and college graduate heading out into the world.

Financial Happine$$

Mike Finley

This book was created to help a person get started. A good first book when delving into the subject.

Your Money or Your Life

Vicki Robin & Joe Dominguez

This book WILL change your life, if you are open to its message. One of my favorites.

Personal Finance for Dummies

Eric Tyson

A good book to read after Financial Happine$$.

Making the Most of Your Money

Jane Bryant Quinn

A book that covers everything you would like to know about money. This is a wonderful reference book.

Smart and Simple Financial Strategies for Busy People

Jane Bryant Quinn

She helps busy people by telling them specifically what to do right now.

The Millionaire Next Door

Thomas Stanley

A wonderful book that helps us see who the real millionaires are.

The Millionaire Mind

Thomas Stanley

Thinking like a millionaire comes before becoming a millionaire.

Stop Acting Rich

Thomas Stanley

You can be rich or you can act rich. This book defines what habits place you in each group.

Your Money & Your Brain

Jason Zweig

Explains how our brain works to help or hurt us in making financial decisions. It may blow your mind!

The Total Money Makeover

Dave Ramsey

Dave explains why debt is your enemy and how you can kick it out of your life.

The High Price of Materialism

Tim Kasser

You can’t afford it, and Tim explains why.

Debt Is Slavery and 9 Other Things I Wish My Dad Had Taught Me About Money

Michael Mihalik

Short, sweet, and to the point. It can be read in a day


Martin Lindstrom

Companies know you better than you know you!

The Top 10 Distinctions Between Millionaires and the Middle Class

Keith Cameron Smith

Your thinking and your habits will define who you become.

The Simple Dollar

Trent Hamm

A regular guy shares his story and explains how he changed his financial life.

The Happiness Solution

Alan Gettis

If you want to find happiness, this book will provide you with the path and the tools.

The Pursuit of Happiness

David Myers

Understanding what happiness is helps us in finding our way.

The Art of Happiness

The Dalai Lama and Howard Cutler

The journey is the reward.

The Psychology of Money

Morgan Housel

Your enemy and your friend is in the mirror

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