Best Books on Money, Wealth, & Personal Finance


“Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.” — Any Warhol

This is a list of my favorite and noteworthy books on financial skills, managing money, personal finance, and wealth.

When I think of financial skills, I think of budeting, making money, financial intelligence, financial fitness, investing, passive income, psychology of money, and more.

The books below help provide financial skills, including mindsets, methodologies, and methods.  I test the books against real-world scenarios.

I put the bulk of the list in categories so you can explore relevant books and you can easily compare against your existing leadership books library.

This is a list of my favorite books on wealth and personal finance:

10 Best Books on Money, Wealth, & Personal Finance

  1. A Random Walk Down Wall Street: The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing, Ninth Edition, by Burton Makiel
  2. Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together, by Erin Lowry
  3. Instant Income: Strategies That Bring in the Cash, by Janet Switzer
  4. Irrational Exuberance, by Robert Shiller
  5. Suze Orman’s Financial Guidebook: Put the 9 Steps to Work, by Suze Orman
  6. The Book on Making Money, by Steve Oliverz
  7. The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised Edition), by Benjamin Graham, Jason Zweig, and Warren Buffettclip_image001[3]
  8. The Secrets of Economic Indicators: Hidden Clues to Future Economic Trends and Investment Opportunities, 2nd Edition, by Bernard Baumohl
  9. The Six-Figure Second Income: How To Start and Grow A Successful Online Business Without Quitting Your Day Job, by David Lindahl and Jonathan Rozek
  10. What You Need to Do Now: An 8-Point Action Plan to Secure Your Financial Independence, by Ric Edelman

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