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The Millionaire Next Door

Written by: Thomas J. Stanley Ph.D.,William D. Danko Ph.D.
Narrated by: Cotter Smith
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Who are the rich in this country? What do they do? How do they invest? How did they get rich? Can you ever become one of them? Get the answers in The Millionaire Next Door, the never-before-told story about wealth in America. You'll be surprised by what you find out.
©2000 Thomas J. Stanley, Ph.D. and William D. Danko, Ph.D. (P)2000 Simon & Schuster, Inc., All Rights Reserved, SOUND IDEAS is an Imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio Division, Simon & Schuster Inc.

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"The implication of The Millionaire Next Door is that nearly anybody with a steady job can amass a tidy fortune." (Forbes)

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Don’t spend money and you’ll have more of it

Decent reminder about not spending on glamour products, noting that not buying glamorous products is a way to ‘save’ money. That’s pretty much the gist of the book.

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Basically live below your means.

Agony to listen too. Basically don't buy flashy stuff and live frugal and you'll die with money in your account. The life they portray sounds shitty imo

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Great listen, but not much to learn from

I was expecting some practical advice. The stories are great with lots of examples... but I wish the authors actually provide concrete tips and lessons learned.

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Best Money Book!

Simply put the best guide on money I have ever had the pleasure of experiencing. This book has helped to change my view on money and I would recommend to everyone.

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Très bon livre.

Les trois chapitres avant Find your niche, sont vraiment long. On prend un sujet vraiment petit et on étire comme un élastique à n'en plus finir.

On tourne en rond pendant trop de temps.

C'est très intéressant. Mais ça pourrait être moins long comme écoute.

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Great book but not relevant in today’s world

The fundamentals are all here which have not changed. However the examples throughout the entire book are not so relevant to today’s world. Overall I still really liked it.

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great book, as informative as it was entertaining

Author really makes their research come to life. Definitely worth the listen! Will also change your perspective & preconceived notions on millionaires in America

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A necessary listen for someone at the beginning of a wealth accumulating journey

A clear eye opener about obvious reasons why some accumulate wealth and some others don't.

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Essential

Recommended to everyone with any interest in building any amount of retained wealth. This is an easily digestible blueprint for success!

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Empowering read

Great book although somewhat dated. Empowering to take control of your financial situation in life.

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