Book reviewed by admin
OUR RATING CRITERIA
- 1 - Not recommended for reading.
- 2 - Somewhat engaging, book is just OK.
- 3 - Pretty engaging, good book.
- 4 - Engaging, very good book.
- 5 - Really engaging, excellent book.
Believe it or not, 21% of American adults think that winning the lottery is the best strategy for their retirement. Statistics show us that Americans, as a whole, are financially illiterate and generally horrendous at saving. “What All Kids (and adults too) Should Know About … Saving & Investing” is a personal finance book that aims to correct that by teaching young adults/millennials vital money concepts with vocabulary words, fun facts, “Did you know?” sections and 14 key takeaways. Described as “POTENTIALLY GENUINELY LIFE CHANGING” and “AMAZINGLY WRITTEN,” this book is a MUST-READ for all young adults, teens and everyone older than that without basic financial literacy skills. Examples, colorful charts and graphs from expert sources bolster the information. It aims to help students develop proper habits for saving and investing for the long term. Not get rich quick. Topics include: · compounding · saving · budgeting · debt · setting goals · negotiation · inflation · asset allocation · risk/reward · active/passive strategies · indexing · investment horizons · diversification · building a portfolio. The EXCITING LAYOUT captures and retains the attention of even the most fickle readers. MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL AGED KIDS WHO READ THIS BOOK WILL KNOW HOW TO SAVE AND INVEST. And do yourself a favor parents, you should read it too. See more about the book and read full reviews at www.whatallkids.com. Discounts provided to non-profit organizations and schools.
Title: What All Kids (and adults too) Should Know About . . . Savings and Investing: Covering saving, budgeting and investing, a must-read for all young … with fun facts and interesting takeaways.
Author: Rob Pivnick
Length: 42 Pages
Publication Date: 2014-09-12