I Will Teach You To Be Rich
No guilt, no excuses - just a 6-week programme that works
By Ramit Sethi
THE UK EDITION OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. A unique, accessible 6-week personal finance detox that sold out on publication day in the US, went to number one on Amazon and debuted on the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller lists.
I Will Teach You To Be Rich is a practical approach delivered with a non-judgemental style based on the four pillars of personal finance - banking, saving, budgeting and investing - and the wealth-building ideas of personal entrepreneurship.Witty, entertaining, wise and practical, Ramit Sethi explains how to automate your money flow - i.e. earn while sleeping, why your new best friend should be the taxman and how to beat banks and credit cards at the fee game. How do you negotiate a raise? How can you manage student loans? And can you still enjoy your daily latte and buy that iPhone? Sethi's 6-week plan shows you how:Week 1: Optimise your credit cards and learn exactly what to say to get fees waived
Week 2: Set up no-fee, high-interest bank accounts that won't cost you
Week 3: Open investment accounts even with a small amount of money
Week 4: Figure out how much you're spending. And then learn how to make your money go where you want it to go!
Week 5: Automate your new infrastructure to make your accounts play nicely together
Week 6: Why investing isn't the same as picking stocks - how to get the most out of the market with very little work.
RAMIT SETHI is a New York Times bestselling author and the founder and writer of www.iwillteachyoutoberich.com, which hosts over 300,000 readers a month. He co-founded a Silicon Valley technology company, PBworks, and graduated from Stanford University, where he studied technology and psychology. He lives in San Francisco.
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07 Jan 2010
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Don't let the breezy irreverent style of this book fool you. It contains serious advice on personal-finance decisions from budgeting and savings to spending and investing. — Burton G Malkiel, author of A Random Walk Down Wall Street
Ramit Sethi is a rising star in the world of personal finance writing . . . singularly attuned to the sensibility of his generation . . . — San Francisco Chronicle