How to Be Rich by J. Paul GettyHow to Be Rich by J. Paul Getty

How to Be Rich

byJ. Paul Getty

Mass Market Paperback | September 1, 1986

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There are plenty of books on making money by men who haven't made much. But if J. Paul Getty, who Fortune magazine called "the richest man in the world," doesn't know how, who does? Here the billionaire businessman discloses the secrets of his success—and provides a blueprint for those who want to follow in his footsteps. And he goes beyond the matter of making money to the question of what to do with it.
“Getty says it: ‘You can be rich.’”—New York Herald Tribune
“Aimed at the rising young business executive.”—Albany Times-Union
Jean Paul Getty was an American industrialist and founder of the Getty Oil Company. In 1957 Fortune magazine named him the richest living American, and the 1966 Guinness Book of Records named him the world’s richest private citizen, worth nearly 9 billion dollars in today’s money. He was the author of several books, including the bests...
Title:How to Be RichFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 6.88 × 4.25 × 0.59 inPublished:September 1, 1986Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0515087378

ISBN - 13:9780515087376


Rated 5 out of 5 by from OUTSTANDING This is one of the most powerful books I have ever read. period. Mr.Getty clearly illustrates his business philosophies and perspective on how to live your life, which I found incredibly refreshing. This book will not make you rich, as the title describes. But, it might prevent you from becoming an @$$hole once you've made your money. Purchasing this book might be the best decision that you could make at a book retailer in your lifespan.
Date published: 2002-09-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from How to be rich I just finished reading the book "how to be rich" and it needs to be said that it is one of thee most powerful books i have yet to read. It informs you about various diffrent subjects on money and on the power of money and what it can do to a person and also ways that you can make money smart and safe. The author has written a book that must have taken years of studys it is a brilliant and in a wayt heart aching booking on money and how to make. It also in it's own ways by reading closley and understanding the metaphors teachs us that money is not all but in todays society it is everything.
Date published: 2001-01-04