Tactical Guide to Women

Book Review: The Tactical Guide to Women by Shawn T. Smith

“If I have seen further than others, it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.” Isaac Netwon gave this profound quote centuries ago, but its spirit lives on today when we meet authors who truly add to our understanding of how the world works and how disparate schools of thought relate to each other at a deeper level than expected.…

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Book Review: Why the Rich Are Getting Richer by Robert Kiyosaki

Why the Rich are Getting Richer is the latest book in the Rich Dad, Poor Dad series, and Kiyosaki continues giving readers nuggets of wisdom distilled from decades of thought about personal finance. Nuggets is an apt metaphor however, because like real gold the reader needs to sift through pages of repetitious fluff to find the hard-hitting material, all while…

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Book Review: You are a Badass at Making Money by Jen Sincero

There are various schools of thought in the personal finance literature. Some focus on practicing frugal living, some on obtaining assets for passive income, and others still that emphasize stock portfolio balancing.  One branch stands apart from the rest in that it focus on your personal mindset.  According to this school of thought, the biggest obstacle to becoming wealthy is…

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Book Review: The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason

Why does hard work come to nothing? This is a question that has plagued mankind since people realized that they could not have everything they wanted in the time allotted to them. It is also the topic of conversation between Bansir the chariot builder and his musician friend Kabba in George S. Clason’s work “The Richest Man in Babylon”. They…

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Book Review: Missed Fortune 101 by Douglas R. Andrew

As many frugal people know, going to the library is one of the best ways to save money. Not only can read the great classics for free, but you frequently find other good works that have fallen by the wayside for one reason or another. I was looking for such books in the finance section like usual when I came…

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