Media praise for Your Money: The Missing Manual

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"Your Money: The Missing Manual a good, basic manual on learning how to manage your money in such a way that it doesn't consume you. "
-- Miranda Marquit, AllBusiness.com

"J. D. Roth's book is a much-needed dose of reality in the world of personal finance, and I would strongly recommend it to anyone looking to "clean house" when it comes to their financial affairs."
-- Thomas Duff, Duffbert's Random Musings

"Your Money: The Missing Manual is not a cutesy quick-fix for those of you with the 'McDonalds Mentality.' If you're looking for something like that, keep looking. But if you're looking for a real manual, a text book if you will, on money management, spending habits, and the psychological insight needed to understand why we do some of the dunderheaded things we do, this could be your ticket. Your Money The Missing Manual can show you how to get out of debt and to truly understand what makes you, personally, tick. You will learn how to manage your resources so that you can pursue the things/activities that make you truly happy."
-- Artie Alinikoff, MyMac Magazine

"If you need a book on personal finance, Your Money: The Missing Manual is a solid choice. It gets all the important stuff right, and does a great job of distinguishing between that stuff (that you have to get right) and the peripheral stuff (that you can do any of several different ways, as long as you do it)."
-- Philip Brewer, Wise Bread

"It's a good book to have around, and to get in the habit of reading frequently."
-- Dan Serra, McClatchy-Tribune News Service

"All I can say is, where has this book been all my life!...I receive many books that after I read, I give away, I can honestly say that this is one book that I will be keeping for myself. Also, I know this is a book that if one in which I will read over and over and use as a reference guide as I get older."
-- Dad of Divas, An Island Life

"...this book is a great consolidation of financial common sense wisdom that will benefit even the most accomplished financial novice."
-- John Vacca, Amazon.com

"...this is a solid 9/10 and recommended."
-- Mark Dykeman, Broadcasting Brain

"If you’ve read personal finance advice and never found it very approachable or relatable, Your Money: The Missing Manual is a great solution to that problem."
-- Trent Hamm, The Christian Science Monitor

"Had I read Roth's book and followed even a small bit of his advice we would have been so much better off."
-- Lynda Lippin, Blogcritics.org

"...if you are just starting your business, you absolutely must read this book. It will anchor you on some sound principals that will help you be a long term success."
-- Bradford Shimp, all business answers

"Your Money: The Missing Manual is a must read. Everyone will walk away with a few tips that they can apply to your life and save some money in the process."
-- Lisa Martin, Lisa Reviews

"Your Money: The Missing Manual offers sensible advice for getting the most from your money. "
-- Steve Bush, New Equipment Digest, May 2010

"...a comprehensive book filled with practical advice. "
-- Kimberly Nicoletti, Summit Daily News

"...The author doesn't claim to have all the answers: throughout the easy-to-read book there are notes about websites and other books for further reading."
-- The Associated Press, The Oakland Tribune

"...a top all-around financial guide any consumer or student will relish."
-- Diane Donovan, The Bookwatch: The Money/Finance Shelf

"This really is the book I wish I’d read, (and kept to refer to) when I was twenty years old and in my first adult job. (Administrative Assistant at a marketing firm in New York City.) Luckily, it’s still a valuable resource when a gal is working her way through her early forties."
-- Katy Wolk-Stanley, Non-Consumer Advocate

"This is the best user-guide to personal finance I've found, and I've probably read them all.... I've done pretty well financially, and if you were to ask me my practical advice -- like what to do tomorrow -- I would simply give you this book."
-- Kevin Kelly, BoingBoing

"It’s a fantastic read for not just the true beginner but also anyone struggling with financial worries."
-- Angele McQuade, Better Investing magazine

"Do you understand how the marginal tax rates work? You will after reading this book (and it’s good information to have!)"
-- Nick Schale, monkeybutlerninja.com

"A book that everyone should have on hand."
-- Philippa Lane, Amazon.com



"If you need a book on personal finance, Your Money: The Missing Manual is a solid choice. It gets all the important stuff right, and does a great job of distinguishing between that stuff (that you have to get right) and the peripheral stuff (that you can do any of several different ways, as long as you do it)."
--Philip Brewer, Wise Bread