For years, Robert Kiyosaki has firmly believed that the best investment one can ever make is in taking the time to truly understand how one’s finances work. Too many people are much more interested in the quick-hitting scheme or trying to find a short-cut to real wealth. As Kiyosaki has preached over and over again, one has to truly under the process of how money works before one can start out on trying to escape the daily financial Rat Race.
Now, in this latest book in the popular Rich Dad Poor Dad series, Kiyosaki lays out his 5 key principles of Financial Intelligence for all to understand. In INCREASE YOUR FINANCIAL IQ, Kiyosaki provides real insights on these key steps to wealth:
o How to increase your money — how to assess what you’re really worth now, what your prospects are, and how to start mapping out your financial future.
o How to protect your money — for better or for worse, taxes are a way of life. Kiyosaki shows you that “it’s not what you make….it’s what you keep.”
o How to budget your money — everybody wants to live large, but you have to learn how to live within your budget. Kiyosaki shows you how you can.
o How to leverage your money — as you build your financial IQ, knowing how to put your money to work for you is a crucial step.
o How to improve your financial information — Kiyosaki shows you how to accelerate your wealth as you learn more and more.
About the author (2008)
Robert Kiyosaki, 1947 – Robert Kiyosaki Robert Kiyosaki was born and raised in Hawaii, and is a fourth-generation Japanese-American. He attended college in New York, and after graduating, joined the Marine Corps and served in Vietnam as an officer and helicopter gunship pilot. After the war, Robert worked for the Xerox Corporation as a salesman. In 1977, he started a company that brought the first nylon Velcro ‘surfer wallets’ to market. In 1985 he founded an international education company that taught business and investing to students throughout the world. In 1994 Robert sold his business and retired at the age of 47. During this somewhat short-lived retirement, Robert, collaborating with co-author Sharon Lechter, a C.P.A. and his business partner, wrote the book “Rich Dad, Poor Dad.” Followed by “Rich Dad’s CASHFLOW Quadrant,” “Rich Dad’s Guide to Investing” and “Rich Kid, Smart Kid.” Each earned spots on the bestseller lists of the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, The New York Times, eTrade.com, amazon.com, and various other publications. “Retire Young, Retire Rich” was released in January of 2002 and climbed to the top of the Business Bestseller Lists. “Rich Dad’s Prophecy will be released in October of 2002 by Time Warner Books. A Commitment to Financial Education Prior to becoming a best-selling author, Robert created the educational board game — CASHFLOW® 101 — to teach individuals the financial strategies that his Rich Dad spent years teaching him. It was those financial strategies that allowed Robert to retire at the age of 47.
|Title||Rich Dad’s Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter with Your Money
Rich dad series, Robert T. Kiyosaki
|Author||Robert T. Kiyosaki|
|Publisher||Grand Central Publishing, 2008|