Book Review: How To Be Richer,Smarter And Better Looking Than Your Parents

“But I’m already richer than my parents, and I’ve always been smarter and better looking!” All of us like to think that of course, but regardless of whether or not it’s true for you, Zac Bissonnette’s best-seller is a must read. “How to be Richer, Smarter, and Better Looking Than Your Parents” is a book that focuses mostly on personal finance topics, especially frugality and wise money management. The book starts out with some rather hilarious mockery of celebrities who have gone broke, and shows the logical reasons why. No matter how much money you make, if you spend it all, you’ll be gaining nothing. These celebrities made millions, and then blew it all with regular $25,000 shopping trips. Bissonnette then goes into how the mistakes of the rich and famous can be avoided (albeit on a smaller scale money wise) in your own life. The golden rule of personal finance, spend less than you earn, is at the heart of his philosophies. For those of us who grew up in frugal households, this seems like common sense. But to others who didn’t, it can be a big shock to the system. But the rewards are incredible if you apply his advice. His chapter […]

Winner Of Money Smart Mom -Financially Fit Parenting Book

A big Thank you to Author Sarah Deveau for offering one of her Financially Fit Parenting Books as a prize to one lucky reader. To all the fans thank-you for taking the time to read my book review and enter. I would like to take a moment to say that understanding your financial health is  paramount to understanding life itself. Invest some time in understanding where you are by starting a budget. If you didn’t win this book certainly pick it up at Chapters as it’s filled with important information for all Canadian parents. I asked readers who wanted to win a copy to share the Facebook post or Tweet the review and comment that they did to be entered to potentially WIN a copy! A randomly selected number was chosen and……. Congratulations to our WINNER! Please contact me via email at so I can have your prize sent to you…. StevenandJessica Hart says: July 7, 2012 at 9:02 pm I shared the post on Facebook and I am definitely a fan! Thanks for entering everyone! You can Follow Canadian Budget Binder on Twitter HERE or Facebook HERE and Pinterest Here.  Come join the conversation, we’re waiting! Cheers Mr.CBB Photo Credit-Money Smart Mom Related articles […]

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