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Affluence Intelligence: Earn More, Worry Less, and Live a Happy and Balanced Life
Financial psychologists explain the surprising reasons why some people are able to build wealth and enjoy life--while others never seem to get ahead.
ebook, 272 pages
Published October 25th 2011 by Da Capo Lifelong Books
(first published January 1st 2011)
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I think many people would find the AIQ quiz helpful in terms of pinpointing particular issues (if they are honest with the answers!) They also give some concrete ideas for how to address the issues that you determine from the quiz. However, I felt like I already had a good idea of the issues (from reading other books), so the quiz results were not a surprise to me and I didn't feel like I got a huge amount of new knowledge from this book. I think this would be a good book for someone who is unha ...more
Highly recommended for anyone who sincerely wants to take their lifestyle to the next level. The authors here give us a strategy for using our strengths and developing our vulnerabilities to gain more ease and effectiveness with money, and also capitalizing on the attitudes and behaviors that will enable you to live a more affluent life - that is, a life that is in line with your values and priorities.
Jun 17, 2012 Alexandrea rated it 3 of 5 stars · review of another edition
This book is a good springboard for getting you to reflect on what you value in your life and where you want to take your life. It can give you an idea of how to refocus your goals, and will hopefully motivate to make some changes. It is intended for the adult who already has an established financial life, but can be used to give young adults an idea of a possible 'big picture' as well.
Full of practical advice, broken down into manageable steps. Clearly written with accessible client examples. If you're willing to put in the work (and this book tells you quite frankly that this is work), this seems like a very useful guide.