WHEN YOU’RE looking for financial advice, browsing the personal finance section of your local library or bookstore can feel like drinking from a fire hose. The options are overwhelming, with books professing to have great solutions for almost any financial problem you can imagine.
The truth is that most of these personal finance books will have good advice housed within the covers, but there are some that can be wholeheartedly recommended for people in all kinds of financial situations.
Here are seven of the best personal finance books:
“Get a Financial Life” by Beth Kobliner.
“The Total Money Makeover” by Dave Ramsey.
“The Bogleheads’ Guide to Investing” by Taylor Larimore, Mel Lindauer, and Michael LeBoeuf.
“How to Make Your Money Last” by Jane Bryant Quinn.
“Raising Financially Fit Kids” by Joline Godfrey.
“The New Frugality” by Chris Farrell.
“Your Money or Your Life” by Vicki Robin and Joe Dominguez.
These personal finance books can apply to many different financial situations and money problems.