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Rich Dad Poor Dad: 20th Anniversary Edition

What the Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not!
Narrated by: Tom Parks
Length: 8 hrs and 22 mins
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The #1 personal finance book of all time... translated into dozens of languages and sold around the world.

Rich Dad Poor Dad is Robert's story of growing up with two dads - his real father and the father of his best friend, his rich dad - and the ways in which both men shaped his thoughts about money and investing. The book explodes the myth that you need to earn a high income to be rich and explains the difference between working for money and having your money work for you. 

20 Years... 20/20 Hindsight
In the 20th anniversary edition of this classic, Robert offers an update on what we’ve seen over the past 20 years related to money, investing, and the global economy. Sidebars throughout the book will take listeners “fast forward” - from 1997 to today - as Robert assesses how the principles taught by his rich dad have stood the test of time. 

In many ways, the messages of Rich Dad Poor Dad, messages that were criticized and challenged two decades ago, are more meaningful, relevant and important today than they were 20 years ago. 

As always, listeners can expect that Robert will be candid, insightful... and continue to rock more than a few boats in his retrospective. 

Will there be a few surprises? Count on it. 

Rich Dad Poor Dad...

  • Explodes the myth that you need to earn a high income to become rich 
  • Challenges the belief that your house is an asset 
  • Shows parents why they can't rely on the school system to teach their kids about money 
  • Defines once and for all an asset and a liability 
  • Teaches you what to teach your kids about money for their future financial success

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

©1997, 2011, 2017 by Robert T. Kiyosaki. (P)2017 Brilliance Publishing, Inc., all rights reserved.

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Not useful and very repetitive

Just keep talking about house is not an asset, don’t work for money, make money work for you. Very repetitive and it’s all talk. Doesn’t actually tell you anything useful - all common sense. Wouldn’t recommend.

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the best

really enjoyed it. gave me a totally different perspective on wealth and how to achieve it.

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Mind blown! I once was blind, but now I see.

If you are not a genius don’t worry. You’ll get more from this if you’re like me “The Poor and middle class”. I feel like a different person. I feel like I can do anything with the new knowledge I’ve learned. Thank you.

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Extraordinary.

This book has BLOWN my mind. Thank you Robert Kiyosaki, you’ve been the greatest validation yet of my choices to make money over the long term through a leveraged income.

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  • Allery
  • 03-06-2019

Dope book to begin your journey of financial literacy

I just downloaded the book and only in the first few chapters but I’m already learning things that I haven’t heard before! I love it so far and recommend to anyone looking to get out of the “rat race”. Also take a look at the pdf files included with the book. In order to do so go to the desktop version of your audible account and go to library, there is where you’ll be able to download the PDFs

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  • Ryan
  • 22-05-2019

if you've read the original, this is too similar

I wouldn't recommend getting this if you've read the original since it seems like the only changes are a bit in the beginning and breaks in between chapters to summarize and review. If you have trouble reflecting on what you've read, then the review sections may be of more use to you. It's still an amazing book and this is the definitive version if you're just getting it for the first time.

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  • Mark Estrada
  • 22-05-2019

Great Book - No Access to PDF of tables & graphs

The book is great and so is the performance of the narrator. But without access to the PDF of the information they mention in some of the chapters, I feel as though I'm missing out on something.

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  • Ian Wagner
  • 08-07-2019

Good book, but terribly cut for audible

This book is pretty good, and confirms a lot of things I’ve come to realize on my own over the years. I must say the first 2/3 or so of the book is really solid, but it gets less insightful and the advice more sketchy toward the end.

Unfortunately, the audible version is cut terribly. It makes no sense to have the study questions from chapter n at the start of chapter n + 1. These should be totally separate chapters in an audiobook. Really disappointed that audible screwed this up so bad.

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  • JJS
  • 28-05-2019

Must read for investors!

If you are lookong to invest in stocks, real estate, or any other means of investment, read this book. If you consider yourself "middle class" but don't know how to make it out of the "rat race"....read/listen to this book. It will change you life!

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  • 匿名
  • 13-08-2019

Greatly read and with additional sections

It was recorded with great quality and with additional sections that help with the comprehension of each chapter

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  • ACustomer
  • 09-10-2019

Don’t buy! Waste of time & money!

This book is a terrible waste of time and money!!
I got it to learn about investing and finance, and there is ZERO useful information in this book!
The writer may be an awesome investor that made millions, but he is extremely stringy with his knowledge. He is a true salesman that talks a lot and says VERY little. The content is very superficial and dumbed-down from beginning to end, practically treating his readers like idiots, and the same few concepts are repeated over and over and over again... like how important it is to have financial IQ (no kidding!! That’s why we purchased the book!!) but makes zero attempts to teach anything about it. And how having a house is a liability, not an asset (repeated so many times that I started skipping forward whenever he started talking about this again). I kept going on though, hoping that maybe he’ll get to the point in the next chapter... then the next... but nope! This book is AWFUL! Thank God that Audible allows you to exchange this with something else so I can rid of this crap asap. But you want to listen to a lame, 8-hour informercial about how smart he is, then buy this book

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  • Ej
  • 14-09-2019

seeing rich for the first time

definitely a life changer think about putting actual eyes on for chance and seeing everything the way the rich do.

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  • Justin Mcmillian
  • 20-08-2019

Great advice

Great advice, but my file kept repeating the same things...glitchy throughout. I could have been smoother, but seemed repetitive to me.

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  • Laurie D
  • 06-06-2019

Awesome read!

Great starting point. I like the reviews at the end of each chapter to help really absorb the ideas.

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  • simon
  • 21-06-2019

Never Gets Boring

I've read this book several times and I listen to it all the time in the car.

I struggle with some audio books but the narrator really emphasises the points that needed.

If you're interested in listening to self help finance books then this will not disappoint.

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  • RD
  • 24-09-2019

A blog post...stretched in to a book

I have been putting off reading/listening to this book for a while. I enjoy nonfiction books to learn new perspectives, but I found Rich Dad painfully slow and vague. Each chapter feels like it is building to a big reveal and conclusion, only to end with a repetitive summary of the build up.

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  • 匿名
  • 15-07-2019

Great book!

Very interesting and well worth getting. it's been on my list for while I should of got it sooner!

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  • Scott Wood
  • 13-11-2019

Eye opening.

Makes you realise how the world is run and gives you a different perspective on life.

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  • Nighthawk
  • 07-11-2019

An interesting take on personal wealth creation

Rich Dad, Poor Dad is an interesting journey into the realm of personal wealth creation.

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  • Renee,
  • 14-10-2019

great book

such a great book it has changed my outlook on Money .I definitely recommend reading it.

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  • 匿名
  • 12-10-2019

rich dad poor dad

loved it highly recommended . very informative maybe now I can take parts of this book into practise

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  • 匿名
  • 11-10-2019

Amazing

One of my all time favourite books. Expert outlook on the world of finance and money.

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  • Annie
  • 07-10-2019

Truly enlightening

I enjoyed this book and I am taking action on all that I have learnt. I can't wait to read more books from Robert.

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  • 匿名
  • 04-10-2019

Amazing

Loved this book, it's very motivating to read a book from someone that have acomplished what you want for your life. I'm only 19 and i hope this book wil be the first of many in this subject :) .