Here are some of my favorite investing books and blogs. What are yours?
Don’t be thrown by the fact that this was the same writer who wrote Dilbert. One of the best productivity and “how to be successful” books you’ll find. Adams’ wit is a plus. How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big (Scott Adams)
A must-read probability-based look at human nature and investing behavior by Michael Mauboussin: More Than You Know: Finding Financial Wisdom in Unconventional Places
Great plain English guide to understanding financial statements. If you want to start mastering the art of 10Ks and 10Qs, start here: How to Read a Financial Report (John A. Tracy)
Another great book for understanding financial statements. You need this if you want to get serious about investing: Financial Statements: A Step by Step Guide (Thomas R. Ittelson)
The classic bible on options strategies. Required reading if you want to trade options: Options as a Strategic Investment (Lawrence G. McMillan)
Great book on long term investing. It’s what many of us aspire to: Family Fortunes: How to Build Family Wealth and Hold onto it for a 100 Years (Bill Bonner)
One of the best financial bloggers out there, and this is him at his best in long form: Backstage Wall Street: An Insider’s Guide to Knowing Who to Trust, Who to Run From, and How to Maximize Your Investments (Joshua Brown)
Financial Blogs & Websites
Read these 5 blogs each day and you won’t need to waste time on other financial sites.