Ben Stein can be seen talking about finance on Fox TV news every week. He has written about finance for Barron’s and The Wall Street Journal for decades and contributes regularly to the AARP’s Modern Maturity (now AARP: The Magazine). He was one of the chief busters of the junk bond frauds of the 1980s, has been a long-time critic of corporate executives’ self-dealing, and has written several self-help books about personal finance.
Phil DeMuth is an investment psychologist with a longstanding interest in the stock market. He has written for The Wall Street Journal and Barron’s, as well as Human Behavior and Psychology Today. His opinions have been quoted on theStreet.com and Fortune Magazine. He is president of Conservative Wealth Management in Los Angeles.
If you want to succeed in life, read everything these guys write!Published 6 months ago by C. Wilson
I like how it progresses through various life stages. A good resource for a financial beginner and refresher for the more experienced.Published on February 10, 2013 by Troy Adams
I was reading the book while waiting for my daughter's New Student Orientation and I found myself constantly asking her to read chapters, and quotes. Read morePublished on January 23, 2013 by Dulcie Anne
Was more about personality and less about Financial education. I do understand they are linked, but I think the book should be re titled.Published on December 17, 2012 by Mr. Slice
I trully wish I had read this when I was in my 20's, and not now that I'm almost 40. No one at home ever told me to save money, and I never had much common sense for money matters,... Read morePublished on December 16, 2009 by Denise Escamilla Ortiz
The authors might argue that it's never really "too late," but the earlier in life you really comprehend what they are saying in this book, the better off you'll be for the rest of... Read morePublished on May 12, 2008 by Trevis Rothwell
This book serves as a good overview of how all individuals should save for the major events of life - having children, buying a home and eventually retirement. Read morePublished on March 31, 2008 by Jerry Harding
Ben Stein & Phil DeMuth's Yes, You Can Get a Financial Life! is a practical, albeit, sarcastic book that is great for everyone from teenage on. Read morePublished on November 26, 2007 by Kevin Riggs
I think this book should be separated into three books. 20-30 year olds, 40-50 year olds and pre-retirement people.Published on July 15, 2007 by Richard Novak