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The Best Personal Finance Books That You Need to Read

I looked over the article from Kiplinger’s about the Five Best Money Books for Young People. I was pleasantly surprised to see five very quality books. I have not read all of them, but I have heard good things about the ones I haven’t read. You should definitely read, “Debt free by 30” and “Saving For Retirement (Living Like a Pauper or Winning the Lottery)”.

I am big propronent of becoming well-read about something that you want to become a bigger part of your life. If you have decided to make better personal finance habits a part of your life, then I strongly believe that you need to start reading more about it.

Here are a few more books that I recommend for debt management, small business, career and investing:

  • Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson
  • The Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey
  • Financial Peace by Dave Ramsey
  • Guerilla Marketing by Jay Levinson
  • 40 Days to the Work You Love by Dan Miller
  • Debt Free Living by Larry Burkett
  • Complete Financial Guide for Young Couples: A Lifetime Approach to Spending, Saving, and Investing by Larry Burkett
  • The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas Stanley

Do you have any great financial, career, or small business books to recommend to other readers? Post it in a comment.

Erik Folgate
Erik and his wife, Lindzee, live in Orlando, Florida with a baby boy on the way. Erik works as an account manager for a marketing company, and considers counseling friends, family and the readers of Money Crashers his personal ministry to others. Erik became passionate about personal finance and helping others make wise financial decisions after racking up over $20k in credit card and student loan debt within the first two years of college.

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