Rich Dad, Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That the Poor & Middle Class Don't
Rich Dad Poor Dad What the Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That the Poor Middle Class Don't Author:Robert T. Kiyosaki, Sharon L. Lechter Rich Dad, Poor Dad chronicles the story of the authors two dads, his own father, who wa the superintendent of education in Hawaii and who ended up dying penniless and his best friends father who dropped out of school at age 13 and went on to become one of the wealthiest men in Hawaii. Kiyosaki uses the story of these two men and their varying fi... more »nancial strategies to illustrate the need for a new financial paradigm in order to achieve financial success in the new millennium.« less
This book has an interesting way of thinking about money. It advocates taking on enormous debt for the purpose of making more money. This does make sense if you "think of each single dollar bill as an employee working to earn you even more money" but in the real world I've never seen it work. Ther are a few things to be learned from this book. I just don't think aquiring massive debt should be one of them.
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I heard the hype and saw the ads for the seminars by this author. I was very disappointed with this book because when I finished I thought "Huh?" While it is an inspiring life story, I felt that he rambled on and on and never went anywhere except to reinforce the very well know fact that you need your money making more money; passive income is the way to go.