Best Memoirs About Money

Get the inside scoop on finance from those who live (and lived) it
By Sophie Goldstein,  Newser User
Posted Oct 20, 2007 8:07 AM CDT
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(Newser) – Some earn money; some write about it. Some do both. CNN Money recommends these six memoirs about money: getting it, managing it, spending it, and not having enough of it:

  1. The Age of Turbulence by Alan Greenspan
  2. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator by Edwin Lefevre
  3. American Sucker by David Denby

  1. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  2. Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich
  3. Liar's Poker: Rising Through the Wreckage on Wall Street by Michael Lewis