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The $1,000 Project

Narrated by: Jacqui Duncan
Length: 4 hrs and 22 mins
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Publisher's Summary

Financial planner Canna Campbell saved $32,000 in 12 months by using her unique strategy of bundling - saving and earning extra money in small, achievable parcels of $1,000. Now she wants to empower you to get the same results! 

Drawing on material from her popular YouTube channel and website, here Canna shares all of her tips and tricks for saving and earning additional money as well as advice for turning these savings into long-term passive income through savvy investments. She also gives general advice on how to get financially healthy, including how to clear up bad debt and how to manage your superannuation more sensibly. And she'll keep you motivated, focused and on track as you push yourself towards a better financial future. 

The $1000 Project is like a diet and exercise plan for your finances - you'll see the immediate results in your bank account, and you'll also come out of it feeling financially fit and strong and ready to set yourself up for success.

©2018 Canna Campbell (P)2018 Audible, Ltd

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Absolute Joke of a book!

Canna constantly repeats herself throughout this book. On numerous occasions I thought to myself I have heard this before over and over. It was getting really old constantly listening to her 'manifesting' and 'feeling empowered', basically this book is just a feel-good book with less than 10% actual money skills. Don't get me wrong, I am all for manifesting and positive energy, however, the way she has written this book has completely turned me off any advice she has. What I took away from this book could have been a page long. Utterly disappointed, I am glad others found it helpful, however, there are A LOT of better books out there for financial advice and saving techniques.

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This book is an ad for itself.

Unfortunately this book is filled with words only about how good it is, nothing at all of substance.

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Refreshing and Inspiring!

Well done to the gorgeous Canna Campbell! Fantastic book with lots of great and practical ideas.

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Inspiring Book

I enjoyed this book and it left me inspired. I also really liked the narrator. She was perfect and it sounded to me like Canna talking. Happy with this purchase.

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Very Inspiring

I really enjoyed this book and will listen to it over and over again. It was written in an easy to listen to way and the author is simply brilliant!

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Incredible

I loved this book. It's not too long, it's easy to consume and easy to put in to action. Canna is very inspiring and her community outside of this book is incredible.

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So Motivating

Read the book and started my own $500 project. I decided on $500 as it was a number I was used to aspiring to. Already deposited my first $500 and well on the way to my next. So motivating. Easy to read with real life answers. Great book!!

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THANK YOU FOR FILLING IN THE GAPS!

It amazes me that this information is not taught to us at home or schools! But Canna you've outdone yourself! This book takes a topic that I grew up thinking was scary and complicated and turns it into something I can understand! You've motivated me to take control of my money and my future and realise that even on a small wage you can achieve the things you want to, and that gives me SO much hope! Thank you for changing my life!

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worth the read

love this book. love the inspiring content that is delivered in a simple and easy language without any technical jargon for those who are starting their financial wellness journey. canna teaches you the secret to success in how to manage your money so it doesn't manage you.

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Great book

I listened to this book on a 10 hour car trip and it helped the time pass quickly. As someone who already has some knowledge on finances it didn't help me too much there but it's very motivational and would be a great book for anyone who is just beginning their financial journey

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  • Anonymous User
  • 22-03-2019

Such a great game plan!

This book is great for anyone who wants to tackle their financial goals. From listening to this book, I’ve learned so much valuable information that I am dying to implement. I one-hundred percent recommend The $1,000 Project. Thank you, Canna!

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  • Lorena B
  • 09-02-2019

Awesome book

Wonderful narration! Wonderful tips
on achieving financial freedom at any age. I definitely appreciated the additional book recommendations at the end.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 02-11-2018

Greatly written and inspiring book!

I’ve loved Canna since she started her YouTube channel and I was thrilled to know she finally had finished and published her book, although I must admit I was a little skeptical of the result but I bought it anyway to support her. Well let me tell you I was soooo positively surprised by how well written and thought out this book was! And the narrator is amazing, great voice! And the content is super interesting, I learned so much from it and got inspired to take action into my own life for a better financial present and future. Thank you Canna, you rock!

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  • Wilma Uribe
  • 09-09-2018

Thank you, Canna!

I loved this book and wish I had read it years ago. Canna makes finances easy to understand and helps with ideas on budgets, minimalism, saving, investing, etc...
I have learned so much and am gearing up to start my own $1,000 project. Thank you, Canna! I can't wait to read your next book.
If you have not checked out Canna's YouTube, please do so. You will be inspired on a weekly basis!

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  • Tess Newland
  • 30-07-2018

Great Book!

I really enjoy Canna! She has a very practical approach to wealth.
She has amazing YouTube content as well. This is a great resource book for the long term.

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  • castellanosgabriela
  • 13-07-2018

La mejor compilación!

He seguido a Canna desde sus inicios y realmente me cambió la vida en muchos aspectos, desde explorar el minimalismo hasta hacerme responsable de mi situación financiera y proyectar al futuro.

Este libro es una compilación fiel de sus vivencias y enseñanzas que tanto nos ha compartido a través de su canal de YouTube.

Honestamente hubiera preferido escuchar la voz de Canna, pero la lectora hizo un excelente trabajo. Espero poder tener este libro en español para poder compartirlo con muchos seres queridos.

Gracias por este hermoso regalo Canna!!! ❤️

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  • Lyll
  • 02-08-2018

Not what I expect

I follow Canna on Youtube and I found her channel useful and informative. I was hoping this book will bring additional financial knowledge on top of her Youtube videos. I’m disappointed as I haven’t found any added value or extra information on top of her videos / blog.
If you are looking for an emotion support or if you have no idea of how to save money then this book may be right for you. Basically, it gives you example or idea on how to save money and also stories of her followers’ successful money saving stories.
Very light touch on explaining on how to invest / type of investment, and how to improvement you portfolio.

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  • chelsey
  • 07-01-2019

Thank you so much!

This book is amazing. I will be completely honest im a month away from turning 30 and don't yet have my sh&t together. I came across this book whilst making an attempt to better myself and my finances and also knowing I have 9 months to save for my wedding and a little over a year to buy a house. It has totally shifted my thinking and understanding on all areas. I have made a start on my wardrobe to sell, I am working full time as a PA but evenings I work as a PT and have clients there too. I am seriously stashing the cash to pay the debt and wedding off whilst also planning for the house. We currently live in Dubai but are looking to also move back to the UK this year so all our finances need to be in order, whilst also planning for our future and saving for the passive income. The aim after buying our house is to then also create a portfolio to set us up. Thanks for the amazing content Canna. Forever grateful.

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  • Polly Banwell
  • 08-10-2018

Interesting listen but wish Canna had narrated it!

I was really looking forward to getting this book as I subscribe to Canna's Youtube channel and had enjoyed the videos about $1000 Project. I did find it interesting - perhaps a little basic in it's advice (list of ways to earn extra cash etc) but I enjoyed hearing her story. The principle behind the $1000 project is easy to grasp and her holistic and positive approach to life and finances is contagious. However, I bought this as an audiobook and was really disappointed Canna hadn't narrated it herself. I could hear her voice through the writing, but the lady whose voice I was listening to just wasn't right! A bit insincere perhaps? I also think that there could have been some grittier information about investing. Still please I bought it but would love for Canna to narrate her next one!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 03-08-2018

Phenomenal

Such a great practical book. Excited me and inspired me in many ways. Thank you for the advice.