Wealth: Grow It And Protect It, Updated And Revised (paperback)

Paperback | December 12, 2012

byStuart E. Lucas

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Discover the best ways to build, protect, and sustain family and business wealth across generations! Wealth is the world's most valuable guide to wealth management for individuals, families, business owners, and the "upwardly affluent." In the six years since Stuart Lucas first wrote this book, however, the financial world has changed dramatically. Throughout the financial crisis and beyond, Lucas has led the University of Chicago's Private Wealth Management program, teaching more than 500 members of the world's wealthiest families. Now, he brings together extraordinary insights and constructs informed by this experience. Wealth, Updated and Revised Edition retains its core advice, which has been tested and proven by the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression. However, Lucas has updated his exclusive Strategic Wealth Management Framework to help even more individuals, families, and entrepreneurs aspiring to wealth or seeking to protect it. Lucas highlights key value drivers - family purpose, the economic engine, and leakage management - that mark the difference between family enterprises that succeed for generations and those that fail. He offers updated, sage advice on making financial decisions, evaluating "expert" advice, running a family business office, tax/estate planning, philanthropy, wealth preservation, and more. Since developing a family's human capital is the best antidote to Wall Street excess, this edition adds even more robust and actionable guidance for building a culture of Entrepreneurial Stewardship: one that enables and encourages all family members to flourish, and improves the odds that families can sustain wealth. This book is for all successful business owners and anyone who possesses (or aspires to own) substantial financial assets, whether earned or inherited. It will also be of keen interest to investment advisors, business consultants, business brokers, wealth industry practitioners, lawyers, accountants, tax advisors, and others who counsel the wealthy (and upwardly affluent) about wealth management.

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Discover the best ways to build, protect, and sustain family and business wealth across generations! Wealth is the world's most valuable guide to wealth management for individuals, families, business owners, and the "upwardly affluent." In the six years since Stuart Lucas first wrote this book, however, the financial world has changed ...

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“As a fourth-generation heir of E. A. Stuart, founder of the Carnation Company, Stuart Lucas knows first-hand the privileges, challenges, and responsibilities of wealth. His family’s approach is a backdrop to this book: a peek through the window that you rarely experience. This gives Wealth unusual credibility. The author is practicing...

Living with wealth, managing its complexities, investing it for the long run, using it to advance worthy causes, and perpetuating his family’s legacy are all topics Stuart E. Lucas knows a great deal about. For over 30 years, he’s lived a double life, both as a member of one of America’s wealthy families and as a senior executive in p...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 8.9 × 6 × 1 inPublished:December 12, 2012Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0134194659

ISBN - 13:9780134194653

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Table of Contents

Foreword to the Second Edition     viii
Foreword to the First Edition     xi
Introduction     1
Chapter 1: Protecting and Growing Your Wealth     15
Chapter 2: Eight Principles of Strategic Wealth Management     37
Chapter 3: Start with Your Family Purpose     57
Chapter 4: Defining Your Financial Objectives     85
Chapter 5: The Enchanted Forest, the Secret Society, and the Capital Kibbutz     127
Chapter 6: Picking Your Investment Strategy     161
Chapter 7: Making Your Most Important Hire     211
Chapter 8: Taxes Can Be Your Ally!     249
Chapter 9: Promoting Entrepreneurial Stewardship     275
Chapter 10: Making Philanthropy Part of Your Strategic Wealth Program     305
Chapter 11: Putting It All Together: Multigenerational Planning and Wealth Transfer     331
Index     359