Our list of some of the best Financial Literacy books & series in recent years. Get inspired by one or more of the following books.
- A Step-By-Step Guide to Building Wealth from $1: The Black Wealth Masterclass (2019)
- Rich Dad’s Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter with Your Money (2014)
- The Infographic Guide to Personal Finance: A Visual Reference for Everything You Need to Know (2017)
- Get a Financial Life: Personal Finance in Your Twenties and Thirties (2017)
- Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School?: 99 Personal Money Management Principles to Live By (2013)
- The Wealth Building Bible (2019)
- Rich Dad Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not! (2017)
- Financial Literacy for Managers: Finance and Accounting for Better Decision-Making (Wharton Executive Essentials) (2012)
- Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together (2017)
- I Am Net Worthy – The Financial Master Plan For Millennials (2018)
- Investing All-in-One For Dummies (For Dummies (Business & Personal Finance)) (2017)
- Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School, Too?: 99 Life Management Principles To Live By (2018)
- Money, Personal Financial Literacy for High School Students: Teacher Edition (2017)
A Step-By-Step Guide to Building Wealth from $1: The Black Wealth Masterclass (2019)
If you’re looking for actionable financial literacy tactics to create generational wealth and prosperity, this is a GREAT place to begin. The best way for people of color to reach the pinnacles we strive for is through financial literacy. It’s the best way to create wealth and pass on a legacy of knowledge and financial freedom to choose our own path and foster a NEW wave of financial confidence and influence.
Rich Dad’s Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter with Your Money (2014)
Many of our global economic problems started in 1971when President Richard Nixon took the U.S. off the gold standard.
The Infographic Guide to Personal Finance: A Visual Reference for Everything You Need to Know (2017)
Get your finances in shape! In The Infographic Guide to Personal Finance, you will learn all the skills you need to make good financial decisions and grow your personal wealth.
Get a Financial Life: Personal Finance in Your Twenties and Thirties (2017)
A completely revised and updated fourth edition of the New York Times bestseller, designed to guide younger adults through the world of personal finance.More than ever before, people in their twenties and thirties need help getting their financial lives in order. And who could blame them?
Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School?: 99 Personal Money Management Principles to Live By (2013)
Bestselling 5 Star Graduation Gift for both College and High School grads! Recommended by eBay, Forbes, Lifehack, Elite Daily, Real Simple and Bustle. Why do high schools and colleges require students to take courses in English, math and science, yet have absolutely no requirements for students to learn about personal money management? Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School?
The Wealth Building Bible (2019)
Black Americans have achieved and thrived through Slavery, Jim Crow and benign neglect. The Wealth Building Opportunity Gap presents another major challenge for Black Americans. We realize that we cannot rely on anyone but ourselves to conquer this challenge. We cannot expect those that grow wealthy from our condition to provide a solutions to our problems.
Rich Dad Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not! (2017)
April 2017 marks 20 years since Robert Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad Poor Dad first made waves in the Personal Finance arena.It has since become the #1 Personal Finance book of all time translated into dozens of languages and sold around the world.
Financial Literacy for Managers: Finance and Accounting for Better Decision-Making (Wharton Executive Essentials) (2012)
In order to understand how your business is performing right now and to evaluate, assess, and devise new strategies to boost future performance, you need information. Financial statements are a critical source of the information you need.In direct and simple terms, Richard A.
Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together (2017)
Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck and Get Your Financial Life Together (#GYFLT)! If you’re a cash-strapped 20- or 30-something, it’s easy to get freaked out by finances. But you’re not doomed to spend your life drowning in debt or mystified by money. It’s time to stop scraping by and take control of your money and your life with this savvy and smart guide. Broke Millennial shows step-by-step how to go from flat-broke to financial badass.
I Am Net Worthy – The Financial Master Plan For Millennials (2018)
“Financial independence is much more achievable than you think. What’s holding you back most isn’t money it’s knowledge.Welcome to I Am Net Worthy.”- Chris SmithFinancial independence is just as possible as ever; the sooner you get on the Net Worthy path, the sooner you can achieve it. I Am Net Worthy isn’t about get-rich-schemes, “inspirational” examples you couldn’t duplicate, or textbook-style graphs and equations.
Investing All-in-One For Dummies (For Dummies (Business & Personal Finance)) (2017)
Featuring guidance from renowned finance expert Eric Tyson and content from other top selling For Dummies investment titles, Investing All-in-One For Dummies offers the foolproof, time-tested guidance you need to turn those hard-earned dollars into a successful and diversified portfolio.
Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School, Too?: 99 Life Management Principles To Live By (2018)
Through Cary Siegel’s bestselling first book Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School? 99 personal money management principles to live by he has educated and motivated over 200,000 people on improving their financial life. Now he is doing the same in regards to life management with his second book, Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School, Too?
Money, Personal Financial Literacy for High School Students: Teacher Edition (2017)
Personal Financial Literacy is a requirement for High School graduation. This teacher edition partners with the student edition which contains chapters and worksheets for: Budgets, 401k, Roth IRA, Compound Interest, Income Tax, Paychecks, Credit and Debit cards, Buying a house and car, Insurance and Wills and College and financial aid.
Best Financial Literacy Books Everyone Should Read
We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Library Genesis and download some financial literacy books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.
The Routledge Handbook of Financial Literacy
Author(s): Gianni Nicolini (editor), Brenda J. Cude (editor)
ID: 3144851, Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2021, Size: 62 Mb, Format: pdf
Redefining Financial Literacy: Unlocking the Hidden Forces of Your Financial Future
Author(s): Cindy Couyoumjian
ID: 3441514, Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group, Year: 2021, Size: 1 Mb, Format: epub
Personal Finance for Teens and College Students: The Complete Guide to Financial Literacy for Teens and Young Adults
Author(s): Kara Ross
ID: 3601441, Publisher: Publishing Forte, Year: 2021, Size: 324 Kb, Format: epub
Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are absolutely record-breakers according to USA Today, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.