Posted on 01 August 2009.
There is no such thing as getting rich quick. There are simply no fast lanes and no short cut in as far as achieving your personal aspiration of material wealth is concerned. Wealth building is basically all about time and strategy. Under this context, we are presenting the list of top 10 how-to-get-rich books that have helped a lot of people achieve material success and fulfillment in their respective lives.
1. Think and Grow Rich
The first edition of the book was published in 1937. This was the result of two decades of painstaking study and extensive research by its author, Napoleon Hill. The book has proven its relevance and was able to stand the test of time. In the book, Napoleon Hill proposes his 13-step formula to success.
2. The Millionaire Next Door
The book is an informative, inspirational and enjoyable reading material. The authors of the book, William Danko and Thomas Stanley, used casual writing style to engage their readers in a different but enlightening reading experience. The main principle espoused in the book is to work and build your profit before you even think of enjoying it.
3. The Richest Man in Babylon
4. One Up On Wall Street
This is perhaps one of the most important books about getting rich the right way. The book outlines the philosophy followed by Peter Lynch in all of his investments and his practical approaches to investment. The book details important aspects of business investment including financial statements, business analysis, management of operations and other important aspects of business investment.
5. Rich Dad Poor Dad
This is easily the most recognizable book among our list of books on how to get rich. The principles that were introduced by the author, Robert Kyosaki, were actually drawn from personal and first hand experience. He has his financial rewards to prove that his formula works.