INTRODUCTION

The Path to ProsperityIsn’t What You Think It Is

The journey to prosperity is like driving a car at night.You can only see as far as the headlights, but youmake the whole trip that way.

—unknown

Much of what we are taught about prosperity and how we achieve it is just plain wrong.

Human beings have pursued prosperity since the dawn of civilization. Achingly few have achieved it. More recently, its pursuit has become an industry. There are thousands of books, courses, programs, and videos that promise to create prosperity. Yet for most of us, the path to prosperity seems bumpier than ever.

Today’s financial turmoil has shaken everyone’s conception of prosperity. Parents are concerned that their children will be unable to attain the ...

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