HOW TO BE A FINANCIAL GROWNUP
Proven Advice from High Achievers on How to Live Your Dreams and Have Financial Freedom
Bobbi Rebell, award-winning TV anchor and personal finance columnist at Thomson Reuters, taps into her exclusive network of business leaders to share with you stories of the financial lessons they learned early in their lives that helped them become successful. She then uses these stories as jumping off points to offer specific, actionable advice on how you can become a financial grownup just like them.
What People Are Saying
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"This collection of celebrity anecdotes—sometimes funny, sometimes scandalous—makes personal finance approachable and easily understandable. There's a lesson for everyone, whether you make $25,000 or $250,000."
- Andy Serwer, Yahoo Finance Editor in Chief
"Whether you're a new grad just embarking on your financial life or a not-so-new one who simply never got your act together, Bobbi Rebell has amassed a list of to-dos that can get you on the right track without being overwhelming. Plus, it's a fun read."
- Jean Chatzky, financial editor NBC Today, host HerMoney Podcast
"Sure it is fun to play all day, but I think Peter Pan never wanted to grow up for another very good reason: there are no credit cards, mortgages, health insurance or student loans in Neverland. In the real world, however, everyone struggles with these and other financial challenges. "How to Be a Financial Grownup" is the perfect personal finance storybook -- with engaging money tales from real, successful people along with actionable advice. Follow their words of wisdom if you want a happy ending, folks!"
- Lauren Young, Money Editor, Thomson Reuters
"As a society, we’re used to seeking health and lifestyle advice from celebrities. ‘How to be a Financial Grownup’ applies that approach to financial health—a critical but often overlooked component of overall wellness. The result is a collection of engaging, practically applicable lessons about money from a variety of worthy teachers.”
- Elliot Weissbluth, founder & CEO, HighTower
"To be a success, you need to know the difference between an idea and a gameplan. A lot of people have ideas, but not many have a real plan to bring them to life. Bobbi’s book is full of successful people who’ve had a real gameplan. It’s full of valuable advice to help make youa success – whether you’re just starting out or looking to take your game to the next level."
- Kenny Dichter, Founder and CEO, Wheels Up
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"Every night my eight-year old son and I read a story before he goes to bed. Sometimes it gets us talking about his day. Or my day. Or what happened at school... "
Talking Financial Literacy
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Hardcover: 216 pages
Publisher: Maven House (October 18, 2016)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 9 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds