The 28 Best Books on Finance and Investing

The best books on finance and investing. From personal finance to cryptocurrencies to tax strategy.

The 28 Best Books on Finance and Investing
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Personal Finance

  1. I Will Teach You to Be Rich by Ramit Sethi
  2. The Almanack of Naval Ravikant by Eric Jorgenson
  3. The Psychology of Money by Morgan Housel
  4. Money: Master the Game by Tony Robbins
  5. Fooled by Randomness by Nassim Taleb
  6. The DAO of Capital by Mark Spitznagel


  1. Investing: The Last Liberal Art by Robert Hagstrom
  2. Safe Haven by Mark Spitznagel
  3. Rethinking Humanity by Tony Seba


  1. Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits by Philip Fisher
  2. The Most Important Thing by Howard Marks


  1. The Bitcoin Standard by Saifedean Ammous
  2. The Fiat Standard by Saifedean Ammous
  3. The Truth Machine by Michael J. Casey and Paul Vigna


  1. Tax-Free Wealth by Tom Wheelwright


  1. The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life by Alice Schroeder
  2. The Contrarian: Peter Thiel and Silicon Valley's Pursuit of Power by Max Chafkin
  3. Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr. by Ron Chernow
  4. Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
  5. Bad Blood by John Carreyrou

Economics and International Relations

  1. Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt
  2. Mastering the Market Cycle by Howard Marks
  3. The Changing World Order by Ray Dalio
  4. Principles of Economics by Saifedean Ammous

White Papers and Articles

  1. What is Money, Anyway? by Lyn Alden
  2. Cryptoassets: The Guide to Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Cryptocurrency for Investment Professionals by Matt Hougan and David Lawant
  3. A Long Run House Price Index: The Herengracht Index, 1628-1973 by Piet M.A. Eichholtz


  1. Introduction to Investing and Finance by Martin Shkreli