Judge on CBC's Dragons' Den and Author of The Wealthy Barber Series
David Chilton's speeches aren't about just money: they're about believing in yourself, overcoming mistakes (many of his are truly hilarious) and, most importantly, they're about perspective—the missing ingredient in many people's financial lives. The sequel to The Wealthy Barber, entitled The Wealthy Barber Returns, offers expanded advice—twenty years worth—to a new generation of Canadians seeking strong, non-technical and reliable advice from the clever mind of David Chilton. Chilton is the opposite of the stereotypical dry financial expert: he's "charming, unpretentious and funny" says The Chicago Sun-Times. Now a co-host of CBC's Dragons' Den, Chilton also offers stories of investment, entrepreneurship, and what to do—and what not to do—in the Den.
The Wealthy Barber: The Common Sense Guide to Successful Financial Planning
David Chilton is an economics graduate. Despite that, he's actually a fun guy. In his talks, Chilton provides financial education in an entertaining and understandable format. He doesn't share new techniques, complex strategies, or get-rich-quick schemes. Instead, he focuses on the financial planning basics that, over time, have proven to be effective. It's primarily common sense that, unfortunately, in our society is not common knowledge. By using relatable stories and strong doses of humor, Chilton has taken the boredom out of the financial-education experience—and opened the personal-finance door to countless Canadians.
The Wealthy Barber Returns
Significantly Older and Marginally Wiser. Dave Chilton Offers His Unique Perspectives on the World of Money
The Wealthy Barber
" . . . quite simply the best financial self-help book." --Money Book Club, Book-of-the-Month Club.
In this new and updated edition of one of the biggest-selling financial-planning books ever, David Chilton simplifies the complex puzzles of personal finance and helps you achieve financial independence. With the help of his fictional barber, Roy, and a large dose of humor, Chilton shows you how to take control of your financial future--slowly, steadily, and with sure success. Chilton's plan (detailed in an entertaining story) is no get-rich-quick scheme, but it does make financial independence possible on nothing more than an average salary.
This third edition has been updated with assistance from the Arthur Andersen Corporation, and covers the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 and other recent developments. Even if you consider yourself a financial "basket case," Chilton explains how you can easily put an effective financial plan into action.
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