11 of the Best Books for Men to Read if They Want to Get Rich and Live the Life They Want

11 of the Best Books for Men to Read if They Want to Get Rich and Live the Life They Want

This is a list of books that I have read in my own life that have truly changed the way that I handle, use, save and earn money.

If you are really interested in learning more about how to generate wealth outside of a 9-5 job, then each of these will get you moving in the right direction.

Making money, building wealth, and getting out of debt requires extreme focus and discipline, but anyone can do it.

Think of these books as a team of mentors that are interested in your success.

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How to Have Less in a World that Wants More: A Guide for Men Who Want to Have More Freedom

How to Have Less in a World that Wants More: A Guide for Men Who Want to Have More Freedom

I touched down at Narita airport on December 22nd, 2001. There was no snow, no greeting party, and no smiling faces of people I knew. It was just me, and the one bag I had.

I had just finished Intelligence Specialist “A” School back in Dam Neck Virginia at the Navy Marine Corps Intelligence Training Center (NMITC), and had been given my choice of 3 places to take orders. Sasebo Japan, Fallon Nevada, or Yokosuka Japan. I chose Yokosuka, because I wanted to be on an aircraft carrier (USS Kitty-Hawk).

The airport lost my bag. I didn’t speak Japanese at the time, but somehow the airport understood my dilemma and apologized profusely. They told me through broken English that they would bring my bag to me as soon as they found it.

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The history of credit cards and what they mean to you: A guide on how to pay off debt

The history of credit cards and what they mean to you: A guide on how to pay off debt

Only two years later, we found ourselves with $5000 in debt, from purchases and a small pyramid scheme type of business that we thought was a good idea. Yep, we fell for one too. (Everyone makes a mistake like this, no exceptions).

I don't think that we would have ever spent $5000 we didn't have, if we wouldn't have had that credit card. It gave us the illusion that there was money somewhere, when there really wasn't. (The truth is, we did it to ourselves)

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Is paying off my debt worth it?

Is paying off my debt worth it?

IS PAYING OFF YOUR DEBT WORTH IT?

You wake up in the morning, still trying to recover from the late night of Netflix watching and mountain dew. Another day in the grind...you have contemplated many times quitting your job and doing something else, but you need this job to afford the lifestyle that you live. If you don't get your paycheck, then the car payment won't get paid. The student loans will just sit and accumulate more interest, as you put them in forbearance.

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