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The Number audiobook

  • By: Lee Eisenberg
  • Narrator: Lee Eisenberg
  • Length: 6 hours 10 minutes
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio
  • Publish date: January 01, 2006
  • Language: English
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The Number Audiobook Summary

Do you know your Number? What happens if you don’t make it to your Number? Do you have a plan? The Number is no ordinary finance book‚Äîit offers an intriguing and entertaining tour of weath gurus, life coaches, and financial advisers, and our hopes and fears for the future. The result is a provocative field guide to your psyche and finances and an urgently useful book for anyone over thirty.

The often-avoided, anxiety-riddled discussion about financial planning for a secure and fulfilling future has been given a new starting point in The Number by Lee Eisenberg. The buzz of professionals and financial industry insiders everywhere, the Number represents the amount of money and resources people will need to enjoy the active life they desire, especially post-career. Backed by imaginative reporting and insights, Eisenberg urges people to assume control and responsibility for their standard of living, and take greater aim on their long-term aspirations.

From Wall Street to Main Street USA, the Number means different things to different people. It is constantly fluctuating in people’s minds and bank accounts. To some, the Number symbolizes freedom, validation of career success, the ticket to luxurious indulgences and spiritual exploration; to others, it represents the bewildering and nonsensical nightmare of an impoverished existence creeping up on them in their old age, a seemingly hopeless inevitability that they would rather simply ignore than confront. People are highly private and closed-mouthed when it comes to discussing their Numbers, or lack thereof, for fear they might either reveal too much or display ineptitude.

In The Number, Eisenberg describes this secret anxiety as the “Last Taboo,” a conundrum snared in confusing financial lingo. He sorts through the fancy jargon and translates the Number into commonsense advice that resonates just as easily with the aging gods and goddesses of corporate boardrooms as it does with ordinary people who are beginning to realize that retirement is now just a couple of decades away. Believing that the Number is as much about self-worth as it is net worth, Eisenberg strives to help readers better understand and more efficiently manage all aspects of their life, money, and pursuit of happiness.

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The Number Full Details

Narrator Lee Eisenberg
Length 6 hours 10 minutes
Author Lee Eisenberg
Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio
Release date March 02, 2024
ISBN 9780743555692

Subjects

The publisher of the The Number is Simon & Schuster Audio. includes the following subjects: The BISAC Subject Code is Business & Economics, Personal Finance, Retirement Planning

Additional info

The publisher of the The Number is Simon & Schuster Audio. The imprint is Simon & Schuster Audio. It is supplied by Simon & Schuster Audio. The ISBN-13 is 9780743555692.

Global Availability

This book is only available in the United States.

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