Flag as inappropriate. Visit website. Google LLC. In A Gift to My Children, Rogers lays out his advice to young people on how to achieve the financial success they need to live their dreams. A Gift to My Children is anchored by the two basic rules Rogers invests-and lives-by. Like this document? Why not share! Embed Size px. Start on. Want to stay in the loop? First Name. They last longer and retain more value.
Always eat before you go grocery shopping. Use good manners no matter where you are. Beware of all politicians.
Prove yourself by your actions rather than by talking about money…OR flashing it about. Take care of yourself! Learn to stay calm…especially in times of pressure or turmoil.
Being greedy nearly always causes problems. Sep 04, Cheruiyot rated it really liked it. Epic journey of life. Learnt the need to expand my horizon and challenge my limits.
Oct 15, Julia rated it liked it. I won't even call this a proper book. It's a few random mutterings from Jim Rogers - supposed pearls of wisdom for his daughters - about the wild wild world that will confront them when they grow up. He explains why he moves his family to Singapore my country! He urges his daugh I won't even call this a proper book.
He urges his daughters to acquire the necessary skills to help them think independently and critically by studying philosophy and political history Sorry mate, we don't get a lot of that in the Singapore education system - it's mostly about the math and science!
This is a pleasant book to pass time on the plane. Some people feel that Rogers has a self serving interest in driving up the Asian economic miracle story. I am sure he does but maybe you can be part of that success story too. PS: Rogers really loves his commodities.
Oct 26, E rated it really liked it. Rogers co-founded the Quantum Fund with his partner, George Soros, and established a reputation as an authority on economics, investing and markets. In his 60s, he married for the second time and became a father.
He recommends saving money, cultivating good habits, working hard, studying and thinking about the future. Aug 30, Katy rated it really liked it. I always thought, if I did parenthood over again, I'd want to teach more financial literacy to my child ren.
Or, at my age, to my grandchildren. Rogers, well-known for his success in commodities and his adventures after his retirement at the ripe old age of 37, wrote a book in which he gives advice to his young daughters, who at the time of publication were under the age of seven.
He himself became a father in his 60s. You can easily choose a set lot of webpages or even sections and keep on your own motivated through advising on your own you are just reading through a part of guide that day. Our experts may easily read manuals on our mobile phone, tablet computers as well as Kindle, etc. View all of our book maker tools.
Tips to sell and promote your children's book. As featured in. He recently moved to Asia with his wife and daughters. Permissions Request permission to reuse content from this site. Table of contents Preface. A gift to my children : a father's lessons for life and investing, Jim Rogers. In practical advice books, as in life, there are no guarantees, and readers are cautioned to rely on their own judgment about their individual circumstances and to act accordingly.
Make sure to write the date of the gift the occasion - Birthday, Name Day, Christmas, et cetera. This provides context to the child when they get a little older, and they can see progress from plushy baby books, to Golden Books, to more advanced.
Kindle Books are a great gift idea for the special bookworms in your life, especially those who already read e-books using their Kindle. When you purchase Kindle Books from Amazon, you can go further. Create their customized book in 1 fast and easy step and turn it into a keepsake.