These days, 24 hours in a day is never enough. We’re all so busy multitasking that sitting down to read feels like a rare luxury. Fortunately, there’s a modern solution to this modern problem. Enter audiobooks.
Desperate to read that superstar CEO’s new autobiography? With audiobooks, you can learn what you need to know on the train, in traffic, or even at the gym.
Not sure where to get started? We’ve put together a list of 9 great audiobooks that are completely free to download. Check out these titles, put together a reading list, and let the experts teach you how to leave a more efficient, frugal, and successful life! You can listen to most of these audiobooks (or samples of them) for free. However, you may have to set up some trial accounts to get them.
Audiobooks for personal finance
Take your financial future into your own hands with these books of tips and tricks for beginners and experts alike!
The Little Book of Common-Sense Investing – John C. Bogle
Want to dip your toe into the world of investing? Learn the tricks of the trade from industry vet and Vanguard Group founder John C. Bogle.
Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together – Erin Lowry
Learn accessible, common-sense solutions to life’s day-to-day challenges from financial expert Erin Lowry.
Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School?: 99 Personal Money Management Principles to Live By
Get a crash course in financial literacy from retired business executive Cary Siegel.
Your Money or Your Life: 9 Steps to Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Achieving Financial Independence – Vicki Robin
If you thrive on systematic, step-by-step processes, you’ll love Vicki Robin’s nine-step program for achieving financial independence.
Audiobooks for entrepreneurs
Learn to be a successful, impactful, effective businessperson with these audiobooks written by titans of industry.
The Evolution of An Entrepreneur – Jack Nadel
Learn how to pivot, adapt, and evolve from Jack Nadel’s six decades in business. Download the book today.
Buddha CEO – Howard M Cox
Efficiency is important for success, but so is personal satisfaction. According to wealth management director and all-around success Howard Cox, single-mindedly chasing a paycheck is a losing game.
Download Buddha CEO to learn to prioritize happiness in your day-to-day grind.
Lean In – Sheryl Sandberg
You’ve read about Lean In, but who has the time to wait for it on the library’s waitlist? Now’s your chance to learn to lean in from Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.
42 Rules of Driving Success with Books – Mitchell Levy
Thinking of writing a book? Learn from Mitchell Levy how producing a book (or book series) can boost your business.
David & Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants – Malcolm Gladwell
Gladwell is a giant in the world of pop sociology, and he’s here to teach you to fight giants of your own. Learn to face adversity and come out on top!
Acting on what you’ve learned
You’ve listened to a dozen different books on money management and you’re ready to act on what you’ve learned. But where do you start?
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In the pursuit of getting better with money management, personal finance and everything in between. These are my learnings along the way.