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Dollars and Sense   By: (1866-)

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Dollars and Sense, written by William Crosbie Hunter, delves into the intricate world of personal finance and money management. In this concise and thought-provoking book, the author offers valuable insights and practical advice on how to approach financial matters, presented in a relatable and easy-to-understand manner.

Hunter takes a refreshingly unique approach to discussing money by addressing the psychological aspects of personal finance. He emphasizes the crucial role that emotions, cognitive biases, and societal pressures play in our financial decision-making. By doing so, he encourages readers to take a step back and critically analyze their own beliefs and behaviors surrounding money.

One of the most compelling aspects of Dollars and Sense is the author's ability to blend profound wisdom with simplicity. The book is divided into multiple sections, each covering a different theme related to money management. Hunter takes complex concepts such as budgeting, saving, investing, and debt management, and breaks them down into digestible chunks. This method ensures that readers can easily grasp the concepts and apply them to their own lives.

Moreover, Hunter's advice is firmly grounded in real-life experiences and anecdotes. By sharing relatable stories and examples, he not only provides context but also makes the concepts more relatable. This approach, coupled with his conversational writing style, keeps readers engaged and interested throughout.

What sets Dollars and Sense apart from other personal finance books is its focus on changing mindsets rather than offering quick-fix solutions. Hunter believes that building a solid foundation for financial success requires understanding our own habits, beliefs, and motivations related to money. By addressing these underlying factors, he empowers readers to make conscious, informed choices that align with their long-term financial goals.

While the book effectively explores a wide range of topics, some readers may find certain sections to be relatively basic. However, it is important to keep in mind that the book's intention is to provide a solid understanding of financial principles for readers at all levels. Thus, those already well-versed in personal finance may find a few chapters repetitive or overly simplified.

In conclusion, Dollars and Sense offers a fresh perspective on personal finance that goes beyond the traditional advice of budgeting and saving. William Crosbie Hunter manages to strike a balance between substance and accessibility, making this book a great starting point for anyone looking to take control of their financial well-being. With its thought-provoking insights and practical guidance, Dollars and Sense is a valuable resource that can inspire positive financial habits and help readers navigate the complex world of money management.

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[Illustration: The Author]

Dollars and Sense

[Revised and Enlarged Edition]

Being Memoranda made in the School of Practical Experience


Golden Helps for Employer and Employee

Cheer, Courage, Help for the Weak, Weary, Discouraged Ones who Live in Shadowland

Cures for Worry and Fear Backbone Instead of Wishbone


Guides and Experience which will Bring Success in Business, Happiness in Your Home, Respect of Your Neighbors, Love of Friends, and altogether Many Helps which will show you how to make this life well worth the living

By Col. Wm. C. Hunter

Price Paper Cover, 25 cents a Copy Cloth Bound, 50 cents a Copy Pro rata for any quantity

Published by Hunter &. Company Oak Park, Illinois. U.S.A.

Each Chapter Separately Copyrighted in 1906

Copyrighted in Book Form, 1907

Revised and Enlarged Edition, Copyright, 1908 by Wm. C. Hunter

All Rights Reserved


Aches and Pains 100 Advertising 32 Advice 39 Ambition 18 Anger 94 Argument 42 Associates 61 Backbone and Wishbone 108 Brains, Birth, Boodle 105 Bribes 120 Buying 34 Catching... Continue reading book >>

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