Invest in yourself.. Read and listen to books!

 

To solve our problems we must reads books, learn about money, mindset and self development.

Books are tools and ‘readers are leaders’; so if you want to succeed start with my list of book worth reading.

10 minutes a day listening to an audible book kicks ass!


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Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyasaki

This book details the reason people struggle with financial problems and the idea that people spend years in school learning nothing about money! As you go through the book it becomes clear that in school you learn to be a good student and employee and then spend your entire life “working for money” (Poor Dad idea).

On the other hand from the (Rich Dad) perspective, you learn that financial independent people “learn to put money to work for them”.

I have provided a link to the book here

 

 

Your Money Or Your Life by Vicki Robin

This is a classic book that you can read and re-read especially if you are looking for simple explanations of concrete ways to observe your own connection with the material world.  The concepts here are time proof and the book outlines nine steps for “transforming your relationship with money”. This is critical to the mindset required to build and hold wealth long term. If you are ready to shake the foundations of your life, this valuable book could be for you. Essentially this book is not really about money.

It shows you what your are exchanging your life energy for in any moment.

I have provided a link to the book here

 

Four Hour Work Week by Tim Ferriss

The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live anywhere, and Join the New Rich – this book romanticizes making the seemingly impossible, a reality!  The book incorporates the theme of engineering your own lifestyle design in almost any circumstance. if you want to become more effective while embracing entrepreneurship, then use this book to learn smart tips for;

Simplifying your life, automating your work, being more effective with your email/communications, cutting down on interruptions, and using your time to actually achieve something meaningful.

I have provided a link to the book here

 

 

Financial Freedom by Grant Sabatier

A proven path to All the Money You Will Ever Need..

In 2010, 24-year old Grant Sabatier woke up to find he had $2.26 in his bank account. Five years later, he had a net worth of over $1.25 million, and CNBC began calling him “the Millennial Millionaire.”

By age 30, he had reached financial independence. Along the way he uncovered that most of the accepted wisdom about money, work, and retirement is either incorrect, incomplete, or so old-school it’s obsolete.

I have provided a link to the book here

 

Meet the Frugal Woods by Elizabeth Willard Thames

Achieving Financial Independence through Simple Living.

The deeply personal story of why award-winning personal finance blogger Elizabeth Willard Thames abandoned a successful career in the city and embraced extreme frugality in order to create a more meaningful, purpose-driven life and retire to a homestead in the woods at age thirty-two with her husband and daughter.

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The Meaningful Money Handbook by Peter Matthew

Everything you need to KNOW and everything you need to DO to secure your financial future. Personal finance expert and podcaster extraordinaire Pete Matthew guides you through everything you need to KNOW and everything you need to DO to build a secure financial future for yourself and your family.

1. Spend less than you earn and clear debt.
2. Insure against disaster.
3. Build up your savings and invest wisely.

I have provided a link to the book here

 

The One Thing by Gary Keller, Jay Papasan

The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results in every situation. A self-help book written by two real estate entrepreneurs in the number one Wall Street Journal bestseller. Gary identified that behind every successful person is their ONE Thing. No matter how success is measured, personal or professional, only the ability to dismiss distractions and concentrate on your ONE Thing stands between you and your goals.

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The Miracle of Self-Discipline by Brian Tracy

To be successful today, you don’t need to have been born under a lucky star, with incredible wealth, with terrific contacts and connections, or even with special skills.

But what you do need to succeed in any of your life goals is self-discipline.

I have provided a link to the (audible) book here

 

Sleep Smarter by Shawn Stevenson

Unlock Your Body’s Natural Ability to Sleep Soundly, Boost Energy and Lose Weight!

When it comes to health, there is one criminally overlooked element: sleep. Good sleep helps you shed fat for good, stave off disease, stay productive and improve virtually every function of your mind and body.

Sleep your way to success!

I have provided a link to the (audible) book here

 

 

Early Retirement Extreme by Jacob Lunde Fisker

The book provides the principles and framework for a systems theoretical strategy for attaining that independence in 5-10 years.

It teaches how a shift in focus from consuming to producing can help people out of the consumer trap, and offers a path to achieving the freedom necessary to pursue interests other than working for a living.

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Reset by David Sawyer

Are you happy? Is there more to life than this? What if there is another way?

“Hidden in plain sight within the 300 or so pages of RESET is an elegant synthesis of the latest thinking in financial independence, lifestyle design, and age-old philosophical wisdom.

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Mindful Money by Kel Galavan

More Money, More Freedom, More Happiness!

Does thinking about money stress you out? Does the concept of ‘having it all’ seemed more like a taunt than an aspiration?

Do you want to make your money work for you, rather than the other way around?

Has the Covid lockdown forced you to reconsider how you live your life and awakened a desire to develop a better work–life balance?

I have provided a link to the book here

 

Investment Trusts by John Baron

Financial Times Guide to Investment Trusts

Your concise and jargon free introduction to one of the City’s best kept secrets. It explains how investment trusts differ from unit trusts and OEICs and explores the pros and cons of investment trusts including their superior performance. It also helps you identify your investment objectives, discusses the basic principles of successful investing, and how to run a trust portfolio.

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