The Wealthy Barber Returns

The Wealthy Barber Returns

Significantly Older and Marginally Wiser, Dave Chilton Offers His Unique Perspectives on the World of Money

Book - 2011
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If you've always thought of money as a dry and dusty subject, let Dave show you just how interesting it can be. While you're at it, learn a thing or two about your personal motivation and how to point it in the right direction. And laugh your socks off, too! I thoroughly enjoyed this book!" Gail Vaz-Oxlade, TV Host of Til Debt Do Us Part and Financial Author "The Task Force on Financial Literacy can stop dithering. All it has to do is distribute Dave Chilton's long-awaited The Wealthy Barber Returns." Jonathan Chevreau National Post Columnist and Author of Findependence "Very funny. Very smart. This fast-paced journey through the world of personal finance will help a lot of people. I loved it!" Amanda Lang, CBC Senior Business Correspondent "A simple plan for a better financial future: Read this book. It's down to earth, fun to read and wise to all the mistakes people make in managing money." Rob Carrick, Personal Finance Columnist, The Globe and Mail
Publisher: Kitchener, Ont. : Financial Awareness Corp., c2011.
ISBN: 9780968394748
Characteristics: x, 224 p. :,23 cm.

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Ladieder
Mar 20, 2016

Fairly basic content. Nothing really ground breaking but a good read and I picked up a few good tips.

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dch930
Mar 07, 2016

Laugh-out-loud funny at times, Chilton presents mostly basic personal finance concepts.

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frugalgirl
Jan 28, 2013

One of the funniest financial books that I've ever read. Enjoyed the lighthearted style with regard to this topic.

VirginiaRego Dec 14, 2012

Okay, I don't know Dave, but sure loved his first book! It whetted my appetite for many more personal finance books from which our family developed our own financial plan. Happy to read Returns for reinforcement of the first message, if nothing else, and to see if there were any changes in advice gleaned over time and experience. A good read.

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evg
Nov 09, 2012

Sage long term advice to help steer youself in the right directions.

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Mamamama
Aug 20, 2012

No new information compare to the previous and not as good as the first Wealthy barber, very boring read, practically unreadable in some places.
Advice is non-existent and difficult to follow.

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Blueeyetea
Mar 02, 2012

Skipped through a lot of the chapters since most of the information has already been covered ad nauseam in other publications. If you've already read other books on personal finance and investing, you can easily skip most of the book and head to the 2nd part where he provides information/advice on EFTs', RRSP and TSFAs.

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ClintonWright
Feb 02, 2012

This books is seriously lacking.
There is no useful financial advise in this book just lots of venting about how the "average" person handles their finances and lots of dry humor.

Where is the concrete financial advise?

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ll58057
Jan 24, 2012

Just finished reading the wealthy barber returns. I believe it should be required reading in all highschools. I have 3 adult children who are just starting out in life and I have gone out and bought them each a copy (hopefully they will read it). My wife ur old school about our finances and it was heartening to know that Dave Chilton is on our side. Great read...another bestseller

debwalker Nov 20, 2011

Heard a fascinating interview on CBC's The Next Chapter where Chilton answers the Proust questionnaire. Sounds like a guy with his head screwed on right!

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SPL_STARR Jun 23, 2015

"I hate to start with a dose of harsh reality, but here goes."

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