With our thirst for knowledge, we are always on the hunt for the next good book to get stuck into. With the summer around the corner, we thought what better than to get some inspiration for a good read on a sunny afternoon.
We’ve spoken to thousands of financial planners over the years and put together a list of the top ten recommended books that will change your life recommended by financial planners.
So here you have it! The top ten books that could change your life:
10. TheEmyth Insurance Store, Michael E. Gerber
“Good for anyone wanting to get into insurance or anyone who is in insurance.”Adrian Benjamin, Financial Protection Adviser
9. The Go-To Expert, Heather Townsend
“Very good! It gave me a lot of confidence around personal brand marketing”Rich Weatherburn, Managing Director at 313 Wealth Management
8. Key Person of Influence, Daniel Priestley
“Very helpful in terms of how to position yourself online as a person of value”Michael Donkor, Financial Adviser
7. Entitled, Kate Manne
“More of us need to read books like this, to try and bring change and drive equality.”Sian Davies Cole, Chartered Paraplanner
6. Fooled by Randomness, Nassim Nicholas Taleb
“It completely changed the way I viewed the world, life and financial markets at work. We see patterns and meaning everywhere but… it’s all random. So how should you navigate your way through chaos?”Tom Skinner, Co-founder of Barnaby Cecil
5. The Psychology of Money, Morgan Housel
“A brilliant breakdown of what money is really for and how to make it work for you.”Tom Skinner, Co-founder of Barnaby Cecil
4. The Money Edit, Makala Green
“A no-jargon, straight-talking guide, giving us the confidence and clarity to understand money and help us make the right choices – no matter what life stage we are at.”Makala Green, Author & Chartered Financial Planner
3. Smarter Investing, Tim Hale
“This is a book I found very useful early in my career”Tom Desborough, Financial Planner
2. Braving the Wilderness, Brené Brown
“My favourite books are by Brené Brown, they aren’t financial planning specific. However, they are all brilliant and pretty life-changing!!”Chanelle Pattinson, Financial Planner
1. It’s Not About The Money, Catherine Morgan
“Discover the 3 Steps to Become a Wealthy Woman by navigating through the pain and shame of Financial Insecurity towards the ease and confidence of Financial Freedom. Along the way, you’ll heal your financial trauma and wrangle the emotions of money.”Catherine Morgan, Author & Money Coach
Get your free copy of It’s Not About the Money, by Catherine Morgan here.
So, there you have it. Your own reading toolkit to get you through the summer ahead.
A personal recommendation, to top off this incredible list would be Atomic Habits by James Clear. This book transformed my life. Also well worth subscribing to his newsletter – the only newsletter I ever read.
So, that’s our top ten books that will change your life recommended by financial planners, we’d love to hear from you. Drop your recommendation into the comments section and share the knowledge!