With Christmas fast-approaching, here at MoneyStrands we have put together a list of the 6 must-read personal finance books of 2017.
Treat yourself or others to one of these amazing books as a present so that you can begin learning from these inspiring and brilliant authors. So, take a look at our top selection and choose which one you would want under the Christmas tree this December!
Without further ado, here are the 6 Must-Read Personal Finance Books Of 2017:
1. Unshakable: Your Financial Freedom Playbook by Tony Robbins
Tony Robbins, arguably the most recognizable life and business strategist and guru, is back with a timely, unique follow-up to his smash New York Times bestseller Money: Master the Game. Robbins offers the reader specific steps they can implement to protect their investments while maximizing their personal finances. It’s a detailed guide designed for investors, articulated in the common-sense, practical manner that the millions of loyal Robbins fans and students have come to expect and rely upon.
Read more and purchase on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2iENBlc
2. The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthy By Thomas J. Stanley & William D. Danko
The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth. Most of the truly wealthy in this country don’t live in Beverly Hills or on Park Avenue-they live next door. This new edition, the first since 1998, includes a new foreword for the twenty-first century by Dr. Thomas J. Stanley.
Read more and purchase on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2zbIBuu
3. Worth It: Your Life, Your Money, Your Terms by Amanda Steinberg
Worth It outlines the essential financial information women need and everything the institutions and advisors don’t spell out. Steinberg gets to the bottom of why women are stressed and anxious when it comes to their finances and teaches them to stay away from strict budgeting and other harsh austerity practices. Instead, she makes money relatable, while sharing strategies she uses herself to build confidence and ease in her own financial life.
Read more and purchase on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2zrlrVp
4. The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need by Andrew Tobias
“So full of tips and angles that only a booby or a billionaire could not benefit.” New York Times. For nearly forty years, The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need is a favorite finance guide, with over a million readers across America. This updated edition will show you how to use your money to your best advantage in today’s financial marketplace, no matter what your means. Using concise, witty, and truly understandable tips and explanations, Tobias delivers sensible advice and useful information on savings, investments, preparing for retirement and more.
Read more and purchase on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2BeyJSs
5. Mindful Money: Simple Practices for Reaching Your Financial Goals and Increasing your Happiness Dividend by Jonathan K. Deyoe
Is it possible to be a conscientious citizen of the world and grow wealth? The author, a Buddhist and a financial planner says yes and shows exactly how. DeYoe shows how money drives so many of our decisions. But while we worry about earning it, spending it, and saving it, few of us face it head on. So instead of averting our eyes, deferring to experts, or engaging in get-rich-quick magical thinking, DeYoe shows readers, no matter their income level or spiritual perspective, how to save and invest, pay off debt, and invest for retirement.
Read more and purchase on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2jLUKUo
6. The Automatic Millionaire: A Powerful One-Step Plan to Live and Finish Rich by D. Bach
The Automatic Millionaire is one of the most popular financial books of our time, spending thirty-one weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, whilst also selling over 1.5 million copies. Starting with the powerful story of an average American couple whose joint income never exceeds $55,000 a year, yet who somehow manage to own two homes debt-free, put two kids through college, and retire at 55 with more than $1 million in savings. You’ll learn the surprising fact that you cannot get rich with a budget! Make a plan to pay yourself first that is totally automatic, which will automatically secure your future and pay for your present.
Read more and purchase on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2jLTzEs
So there you have them, our chosen personal finance reads for 2017. If you have a book you’ve read or are planning to read that didn’t make the list and which you would like to recommend, please feel free to let us know in the comments below!