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Collector's Edition

How an Economy Grows and Why It Crashes - Collector's Edition
by Peter D. Schiff and Andrew J. Schiff
"Straight answers to every question you've ever had about howthe economy works and how it affects your life. In this Collector's Edition of their celebrated How an Economy Grows and Why It Crashes, Peter Schiff, economic expert and bestselling author of Crash Proof and The Real Crash, once again teams up with his brother Andrew to spin a lively economic fable that untangles many of the fallacies preventing people from really understanding what drives an..." read more at Amazon

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Budgeting, Debt, and Finances

A Beginner's Guide to Investing by Ivy Bytes
Become Totally Debt-Free in 5 Years or Less by Gwendolyn D. Gabriel
Debt-Free Living: Get Out of Debt & Stay Out by Larry Burkett
Debt-Proof Living by Mary Hunt
Financial Statements: A Step-by-Step Guide to Understanding and Creating Reports by Thomas Ittelson
How to Get Out of Debt, Stay Out of Debt, and Live Prosperously: Based on the Proven Principles and Techniques of Debtors Anonymous by Jerrold Mundis
How to Manage Your Money an In-Depth Bible Study on Personal Finances by Larry Burkett
Investing For Dummies by Eric Tyson
Investing for the Future by Larry Burkett
Live Well on Less Than You Think by Fred Brock
Living Large in Lean Times by Clark Howard
Money Harmony: Resolving Money Conflicts in Your Life and Your Relationships by Olivia Mellan
On My Own Two Feet: A Modern Girl's Guide to Personal Finance by Sharon Kedar
Pay it Down! From Debt to Wealth on $10 a Day by Jean Chatzky
Rich Dad Poor Dad: What The Rich Teach Their Kids About Money - That The Poor And Middle Class Do Not! by Robert T. Kiyosaki
Simple Money: A No-Nonsense Guide to Personal Finance by Tm Maurer
Smart Couples Finish Rich by David Bach
Smart Money Smart Kids: Raising the Next Generation to Win with Money by Dave Ramsey and Rachel Cruze
The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom by Suze Orman
The Automatic Millionaire by David Bach
The Best Way to Save for College by Joseph F. Hurley
The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty: Answers to Your Most Important Money Questions
The Intelligent Asset Allocator by William J. Bernstein
The Laws of Money, The Lessons of Life by Suze Orman
The Money Class: How to Stand in Your Truth and Create the Future You Deserve by Suze Orman
The Motley Fool's Money After 40: Building Wealth by David Gardner
The Road to Wealth by Suze Orman
The Simple Strategy for Successful Investing in Only 15 Minutes a Week by Phil Town
The Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey
The Wall Street Journal Guide to Money & Investing by Kenneth M. Morris
Tony Robbins Unshakeable: Your Financial Freedom Playbook
You and Your Money: A No-Stress Guide to Becoming Financially Fit by Lois A. Vitt
Your Money or Your Life by Joe Dominguez and Vicki Robin

Business, Economy, and Jobs

48 Days To The Work You Love by Dan Miller
Beyond the Lemonade Stand by Bill Rancic
eBay for Dummies by Marsha Collier
eBay Power Seller Secrets by Debra Schepp
Get the Job You Want Even When No One's Hiring by Ford R. Myers
Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0 by Jay Conrad Levinson
Home Based Business for Dummies by Paul Edwards
How to Buy, Sell, and Profit on eBay by Adam Ginsberg
Leadership by Rudy Giuliani
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
The Accidental Entrepreneur: The 50 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Starting a Business by Susan Urquhart-Brown
The Business Start-Up Kit by Steven D. Strauss
The Courage to Act: A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath by Ben S. Bernanke
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg
The Wal-Mart Effect by Charles Fishman
Principled Profit: Marketing That Puts People First by Shel Horowitz
What Color Is Your Parachute? 2018: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers by Richard Bolles

Frugal Cooking and Recipes

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Baking Soda: 500 Fabulous, Fun and Frugal Uses by Vicki Lansky
Better Homes & Gardens Biggest Book of Slow Cooker Recipes by BH&G
Budget Meals from Better Homes & Gardens by BH&G
Cheap. Fast. Good! by Beverly Mills
Cooking for One by Mark and Lisa Erickson
Feeding the Masses by Sydney Cline
Frozen Assets: Cook for a Day and Eat for a Month by Deborah Taylor-Hough
Mini Farming: Self-Sufficiency on 1/4 Acre by Brett L. Markham
Miserly Meals: Healthy, Tasty Recipes by Jonni McCoy
Once-a-Month Cooking - Revised and Expanded by Mary Beth Lagerborg
Perfect Scoop: Ice Creams, Sorbets, Granitas, and Sweet Accompaniments by David Lebovitz
Slow Cooker Revolution by America's Test Kitchen
Super Baby Food by Ruth Yaron
Top Secret Restaurant Recipes by Todd Wilbur
Weelicious Lunches: Think Outside the Lunch Box with More Than 160 Happier Meals by Catherine McCord

Frugal Living

Cheap Talk with the Frugal Friends by Angie Zalewski and Deana Ricks
Clark's Big Book of Bargains : Clark Howard Teaches You How to Get the Best Deals by Clark Howard
Disney on a Dime by Chris Carlson
Extraordinary Uses for Ordinary Things: 2,317 Ways to Save Money and Time by Reader's Digest
Free Money, Free Stuff: The Select Guide to Public and Private Deals, Steals and Giveaways by Reader's Digest
Free Money "They" Don't Want You to Know About by Kevin Trudeau
Frugal Living for Dummies by Deborah Taylor-Hough
Frugal Luxuries by the Seasons by Tracey McBride
Holiday Gift Ideas (Homemade Christmas) by Rebecca Germany
I Brake for Yard Sales: And Flea Markets, Thrift Shops, Auctions, and the Occasional Dumpster by Lara Spencer
Mini Farming Self Sufficiency on 1/4 Acre
Miserly Moms: Living on One Income by Jonni McCoy
Pick Another Checkout Lane, Honey: Save Big Money & Make the Grocery Aisle your Catwalk by Joanie Demer
The Backyard Homestead by Carleen Madigan
The Budget Gardener : Twice the Garden for Half the Price by Maureen Gilmer
The Cheapskate Monthly Money Makeover by Mary Hunt
The Complete Tightwad Gazette by Amy Dacyczyn
The Frugal Bride: Your Complete Guide to Saving Money on Your Wedding by Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick
The Merry Little Christmas Project by Kaley Ehret
Uncommon Uses for Common Household Products by FC&A
425 Ways to Stretch Your $$$$ by Vernon Williams

Home Cleaning, Decluttering, and Organizing

100 Things Every Homeowner Must Know: How to Save Money, Solve Problems and Improve Your Home by Family Handyman
Black & Decker Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair: with 350 Projects and 2000 Photos
Downsizing The Family Home: What to Save, What to Let Go by Marni Jameson
Finally Organized Finally Free by Maria Gracia
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
Organize Now!: A Week By Week Guide To Simplify Your Space And Your Life by Jennifer Berry
Organizing from the Inside Out by Julie Morgenstern
Sink Reflections by Marla Cilley
The Joy of Less: A Minimalist Guide to Declutter, Organize, and Simplify by Francine Jay
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
The Paris Apartment: Romantic Decor on a Flea-Market Budget by Claudia Strasser


100 Ways to Simplify Your Life by Joyce Meyer
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff... and It's All Small Stuff by Richard Carlson
Jesus Calling: Enjoying Peace in His Presence by Sarah Young
Mind Over Money by Eric Tyson
The Compound Effect by Darren Hardy
The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren
Trusting God Day by Day: 365 Daily Devotions by Joyce Meyer
Your Best Life Begins Each Morning: Devotions to Start Every Day of the Year by Joel Osteen


Brown Bag Success: Making Healthy Lunches Your Kids Won't Trade by Sandra Nissenberg and Barbara Pearl
Community Helpers from A to Z by Bobbie Kalman
Jumbo Book of Easy Crafts by Judy Ann Sadler
Kids in the Holiday Kitchen: Making, Baking, Giving by Jessica Strand
Money Wise Kids (Educational Game) by TaliCor
One Cent, Two Cents, Old Cent, New Cent: All About Money by Bonnie Worth
Show Me The Money by Alvin D. Hall
The Adventures of a Plastic Bottle: A Story About Recycling by Allison Inches
The Kids Campfire Book: Official Book of Campfire Fun by Jane Drake and Ann Love
The Rainbow Fish Hardcover by Marcus Pfister
The Secrets of Happy Families by Bruce Feiler
The Ultimate Book of Kid Concoctions by John E. Thomas

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