Get Rich Cheating and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Qty:1
  • List Price: $15.99
  • Save: $3.51 (22%)
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
Get Rich Cheating: The Cr... has been added to your Cart
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: It's a great copy. Like finding department store tags on a shirt in a thrift store; You win. We Pack Carefully and Ship Daily!
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Get Rich Cheating: The Crooked Path to Easy Street Paperback – May 26, 2009


See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Paperback, May 26, 2009
$12.48
$5.24 $0.01

Best Books of the Month
See the Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.
$12.48 FREE Shipping on orders over $35. In Stock. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.


Editorial Reviews

Review

“Just by reading this book you’ll earn an asterisk next to your name. You’ll be laughing all the way to the bank, assuming other cheaters haven’t forced it into bankruptcy yet.” (Rachel Maddow)

“A very funny book with a very timely message.” (Terry Jones, founding member of Monty Python)

“A brilliant and brilliantly sustained satirical broadside. On just about every page, you’ll find a pithy, pointed barb worthy of the late great George Carlin.” (Tony Hendra, author of Father Joe)

“This is THE book to read on the unemployment line.” (Lizz Winstead, co-creator of The Daily Show)

About the Author

Jeff Kreisler is an award-winning comedian and writer who writes for Comedy Central's InDecision 2008 and maintains a syndicated business humor column on Jim Cramer's TheStreet.com. In addition to writing, he performs his stand up comedy around the country. He lives in New York, NY.

If you buy a new print edition of this book (or purchased one in the past), you can buy the Kindle edition for only $2.99 (Save 75%). Print edition purchase must be sold by Amazon. Learn more.


Image
Looking for the Audiobook Edition?
Tell us that you'd like this title to be produced as an audiobook, and we'll alert our colleagues at Audible.com. If you are the author or rights holder, let Audible help you produce the audiobook: Learn more at ACX.com.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Harper Perennial; 1 Original edition (May 26, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 006168614X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0061686146
  • Product Dimensions: 5 x 0.8 x 7.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 7.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,223,279 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Related Media


More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5 stars
5 star
87%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
13%
See all 15 customer reviews
It will have you laughing from start to finish!
A. Teutschel
My advice: screw the Xanax, just read, nay, just buy "Get Rich Cheating."
Amazon Customer
I burned through the book and highly recommend it.
Nancy I. Kelly

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

8 of 8 people found the following review helpful By ch_everyounce on May 29, 2009
Format: Paperback
I couldn't resist buying this full price at a bookstore. I've only seen Kreisler do stand-up once, but it was enough to make me remember his name. When I saw the book I leafed through it...and scared a lady one row over when I laughed out loud. So I bought it on the spot.
You won't be disappointed. It's cathartic to laugh at the misery cheaters have wrought, and at least this book keeps the dream alive for the rest of us. (That's the catch, right...we're not going to get rich, and we're not going to cheat. But damned if Kreisler's book isn't funny enough to make me want to think of a third option. After I'm done laughing.)
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Midwest Book Review on November 10, 2009
Format: Paperback
Take a healthy dose of humor and blend it with some business savvy and observations of questionable practices and you have GET RICH CHEATING: THE CROOKED GUIDE TO EASY STREET, a tongue-in-cheek guide to schemes that have proven to generate cash covers everything from government bailouts to exploiting the weak. From controlling a board of directors to the mechanics of collusion, it's a hilarious, pointed observation of business.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful By A. Teutschel on May 26, 2009
Format: Paperback
This is a hilarious read! A must buy for the times we live in...the economy in the tank, cheating in every industry, and no hope in sight. It will have you laughing from start to finish!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Judith L. Batenburg on June 10, 2009
Format: Paperback
This is definitely one of those laugh out loud books - and even funnier because it's true! Jeff is a great writer, and his stories of cheating through the ages, and his take on recent scandals make you shake your head while you are laughing.

Definitely worth the money, and a great read in this bailout filled time.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Kathleen Curran on September 22, 2009
Format: Paperback
This book is positively hilarious, I couldn't put it down. The best part is that isn't not fluff humor, Kreisler throws in lots of "supporting facts" making this a learning opportunity. The only thing I'd caution a reader on is to take the material lightly as the subject matter could turn someone into a cynic.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Michael Sean on September 17, 2009
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Keep in mind this is not a how to. It is rather a tongue in cheek view of what makes you and I (well, at least me) different from the Kenny Boy Lay's of the world.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Patrick Healy on June 1, 2009
Format: Paperback
Unbelievably brilliant. I laughed at the insight and cried at the truth. A must read for anyone and everyone in this crazy economic hour. Such a timely message.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Stan57 on February 8, 2014
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
I ordered and read this book myself and found it very entertaining. The stories are hysterical. Then I gave it as a gift to a friend who is always "pushing the envelope" (in my opinion) regarding taxes including the home office deduction, write offs to stockholders meetings out of town, etc. He got a big kick out of it as well.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
Get Rich Cheating: The Crooked Path to Easy Street
This item: Get Rich Cheating: The Crooked Path to Easy Street
Price: $15.99 $12.48
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com