From the Back Cover
“ In this marvelous ‘journey within,’ and with elegance, wit, and concrete specificity, Farnoosh Torabi helps individuals focus on the psychological and behavioral elements that are critical to financial and investment success.”
--David M. Darst, CFA, Chief Investment Strategist, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney and author of The Little Book That Saves Your Assets and The Art of Asset Allocation
“Farnoosh really gets it. Her insights are amazingly practical, thoughtful, and sophisticated; a very rare combination when it comes to personal finance experts. Psych Yourself Rich achieves a lofty goal: explaining a complex problem within practical everyday terms--without pulling any punches. Her advice is always actionable, and her deep commitment to really helping young people through tough financial problems comes across loud and clear. I would love to see more experts follow Farnoosh’s lead.”
--Ian Cohen, CEO and President, Credit.com
“As the crisis shifts from the fi nancial to economic to social sphere, empowerment and awareness are the greatest allies of the individual investor. Farnoosh paints an enlightened path on our journey to better tomorrows.”
--Todd Harrison, Founder and CEO, Minyanville Media, Inc.
“Get ready to shift to entrepreneurial thinking and reap the rewards in your career and financial life. Farnoosh Torabi prepares you for the changing landscape of work and gives you a blueprint for success.”
--Fabio Rosati, CEO, Elance.com
In Psych Yourself Rich, TV’s newest personal finance star shows how to develop the mindset, discipline, and habits to grow wealth and achieve your goals on your own terms--without fear, anxiety, misery, or too much sacrifice. Farnoosh Torabi combines the latest approaches in behavioral psychology with a disciplined attitude to help you psych yourself
into a place of financial well being. You’ll learn how to build a healthy view of money, investing, wealth, and aspirations...get beyond “lend-and-spend” to a deeper, more holistic view of money...discover why “he who dies with the most stuff” doesn’t win.
Then, you’ll map out a personal plan based on what you really care about in life--and learn how to get in gear, move forward, and transform your plans and dreams into reality.
STOP AGONIZING--AND START ACTING
Overcome the behaviors that keep you from achieving your fi nancial, personal, and professional goals
ASSERT YOURSELF, TAKE CONTROL, AND STOP SHORTING YOURSELF
Shift the power balance in all your financial transactions
GET MORE OUT OF THE MONEY YOU ALREADY HAVE
Make more sensible decisions about what to buy and how to invest
LIVE YOUR PASSION: IDENTIFY WHAT’S IMPORTANT TO YOU AND GO AFTER IT
Learn what it takes to succeed on your own terms, make the commitment, and do it
About the Author
Farnoosh Torabi is one of the nation's newest and most fascinating personal finance experts. The New York Times calls her advice "perfectly practical."
A nationally recognized author, her first book, You're So Money: Live Rich Even When You're Not, is an acclaimed tell-all for young adults searching for financial independence. Farnoosh's work has been featured in Money, Entrepreneur, Glamour, Marie Claire, and many other national magazines. She is the money coach for Credit.com, financial expert for LearnVest.com, and contributor at MoneyWatch.com.
Recently Farnoosh starred in Bank of Mom & Dad, a reality series on SOAPnet, where she coached young women struggling with debt. Farnoosh has made numerous appearances on such national programs as The Today Show, Good Morning America, Larry King, and The View. She was formerly the senior financial correspondent and host of Wall Street Confidential with Jim Cramer for TheStreet.com TV.
Learn more about Farnoosh and her advice at PsychYourselfRich.com.