How to Really Ruin your Financial Life and PortfolioBook - 2012
Everyone's searching for the secrets to financial success, butwhat about the best ways to lose money . . . fast?! In How ToReally Ruin Your Financial Life and Portfolio , bestsellingauthor, economist, financial commentator, and media personality BenStein explains exactly what to do . . . to go bust! The ultimate"how-NOT-to" guide, the book gives readers invaluable tips thatshould be avoided at all costs. Written in Stein's own inimitablestyle, this hilarious guide provides essential financial advice onwhat not to do when it comes to managing money.
From reading and acting upon investing newsletters to trading ona margin, from investing in bonds to breathlessly following CNBC,and from buying stock in firms you do not understand to believingin your own genius at stock picking to keeping as little cash onhand as possible, Stein presents the rules that every would-beinvestor needs to know, so they can do the exact opposite andactually make money. Fully revised and updated, this new editionpresents all-new missteps that can destroy any portfolio.Fully revised and updated edition of the tongue-in-cheekbestseller that shows investors what not to do with theirmoney Written by acclaimed author economist, financial commentator,and media personality Ben Stein Loaded with indispensable pieces of bad advice that readersshould avoid at all costs
A laugh-out-loud approach to personal finance, How To ReallyRuin Your Financial Life and Portfolio is an accessible guideto money from the funniest man in finance.