- Paperback: 188 pages
- Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 2.4.2013 edition (March 6, 2013)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1481027565
- ISBN-13: 978-1481027564
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 12.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 335 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #7,002 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Why Didn't They Teach Me This in School?: 99 Personal Money Management Principles to Live By 2.4.2013 Edition
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About the Author
The author, Cary Siegel, is a retired business executive. After earning his MBA from the University of Chicago, he began his career in brand management with Kraft and went on to lead several companies in marketing and sales. He has been the lead speaker at over fifty sales meetings and marketing seminars, and was honored with over twenty awards during his career. Following the principles from this book (along with hard work) allowed him to retire at the age of forty-five.
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This is a good book for people in their twenties or even thirties who didn't get the basics, either because their parents didn't teach them or because they got in trouble early with credit card debt, or whatever reason.
I think the advice is pretty sound.