Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 272 pages, 9 × 6.03 × 0.83 in
Published: December 18, 2012
Publisher: Doubleday Canada
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0385678509
ISBN - 13: 9780385678506
From the Publisher
Getting a handle on finances can be challenging at any age. Whether you''re a parent struggling to explain savings to your children, a newly engaged couple considering joint bank accounts, or a baby boomer entering retirement, Kevin O''Leary has advice to help you make and keep more money.
As a lead Dragon of CBC''s Dragons'' Den and ABC''s Shark Tank, Kevin''s success with money management and in business is legendary. But he''s made mistakes along the way, too, and he''s writing this book so others--like his son and daughter--can benefit from his experiences. Each chapter is geared to a specific age or stage in life. You''ll find real-life examples of common money mistakes (and strategies for avoiding them), "Cold Hard Truth" quizzes and charts aimed at boosting your Wallet Wisdom, and tips and tricks for making more money and growing it faster to achieve financial freedom.
About the Author
KEVIN O''LEARY is one of North America''s most successful business entrepreneurs, as well as a star of CBC''s Dragons'' Den and ABC''s Shark Tank. Kevin founded and built SoftKey (later The Learning Company), the global leader in educational kids'' software, and negotiated its sale to Mattel for $4.2 billion in 1999. Since then, he has successfully co-founded, funded, and sold numerous companies in a range of industries, including storage, entertainment and finance. Today, Kevin is the Chairman of O''Leary Funds, a $1.7 billion mutual fund company. He is also the co-host of CBC''s The Lang & O''Leary Exchange and Discovery Channel''s Project Earth, and the host CBC''s new reality series, Redemption, Inc.
“Stressed out about the grown child who won’t leave your basement? Have family members circling like vultures now that you’re retired and saved your nest egg? Unable to climb out of debt? As if he were the Don Cherry of financial wisdom, O’Leary provides strongly worded, anecdote-driven answers, unafraid of the people he might offend.”
“Full of valuable advice imparted in a no-nonsense manner, this book will have a profound effect on how people relate to and manage their money.”