If you’re a female entrepreneur, then chances are that at some point you’ll start to think about your money mindset. Most likely sooner rather than later.
It’s not just about how to make more money or what to do with the funds you have now but it’s also about how to approach and deal with business finances in general.
And if you haven’t read any books yet, this list of 15 must-read money mindset books for female entrepreneurs will help get you started.
Money Mindset Books For Female Entrepreneurs
1. You Are a Badass at Making Money by Jen Sincero
Straightforward and entertaining, this book is a great introduction to developing a positive relationship with money.
2. The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas Stanley and William Danko
This book is a revolutionary study of the wealthy in the US—unveiling for the first time the seven common characteristics that appear repeatedly among this select group.
3. Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
A classic financial book and one of the first I read about money. This book shows you the difference between working for money and having your money work for you. It was a game-changer in my mindset.
4. The Art of Money Getting by P.T Barnum
This classic was first published in 1880 but still holds plenty of relevant advice on how to get rich quick. A must-read for those who want a short and entertaining reminder about starting small and evolving to big wins.
5. Rich Woman: A Book on Investing for Women
A great read for female entrepreneurs who want to invest in real estate, the stock market, mutual funds and tax-free investing.
6. Women & Money by Suze Orman
Suze Orman delves into the complex and dysfunctional connection women have with money in this groundbreaking audiobook. With her signature blend of insight, care, and soul-deep understanding, she equips women with the financial know-how and emotional awareness to overcome the roadblocks that have kept them from making more money.
7. Unshakeable by Tony Robbins
Robbins offers a step-by-step guide for protecting your assets while growing wealth in this book, adding substance and practicality to his previous writings on money. It’s a step-by-step manual for investors that is presented in the common sense, practical style that millions of loyal Robbins followers and students have come to expect and depend on.
8. The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason
This is a collection of parables that follow the life of Arkad, a rich man living in ancient Mesopotamia. Although they were written in the 1920s, they still offer relevant insight about saving and investing.
9. Money: A Love Story by Kate Northrup
Kate Northrup is a financial expert, entrepreneur and author. In this book, she talks about her own relationship with money and how you can become abundant in every area of your life by changing your mindset.
10. Secrets of the Millionaire Mind: Mastering the Inner Game of Wealth by T. Harv Eker
If you are not earning as much money as you desire, it is time to modify your money blueprint. Unfortunately, unless you discover and change it, your existing money blueprint will follow you for the rest of your life, which is precisely what you’ll do with the aid of this remarkable book.
11. The Millionaire Mind: How the Masses Make Money, How the Classes Invest It by Thomas J. Stanley
Another classic from Thomas Stanley, this book helps you understand the psychological differences between those who have a lot of money and those who don’t.
12. I Will Teach You to be Rich by Ramit Sethi
Written as a six-week program, this book shows you how to increase your income, decrease expenses and save more money all while living a richer life.
13. The Automatic Millionaire by David Bach
David Bach is a national bestselling author and financial expert. In his book, he explains how making small changes in your spending habits can help you set and achieve financial goals, like becoming a millionaire.
14. Money Master The Game by Tony Robbins
This book was written by Robbins after interviewing 50 of the most successful people in the world, including Warren Buffett. It helps you understand how to become financially independent and gives advice on topics like leadership, relationships, healthcare and philanthropy.
15. Money Know More Make More Give More by Rob Moore
This book will help you understand how to take advantage of opportunities in today’s job market and make the most out of your skills. It also has advice on topics like lifestyle, innovation, education and work-life balance.
16. The Fearless Money Mindset: Broke Doesn’t Scare Me by Arian Simone
This book has advice on how to overcome the fear of money and start creating wealth, increase your value to others and invest in property.
17. How Rich People Think by Steve Siebold
The author interviewed hundreds of millionaires about their mindset and habits and compiled his findings in this book. It has advice on topics like getting rich, gaining momentum and staying positive.
18. The Millionaire Fastlane: Crack the Code to Wealth and Live Rich for a Lifetime by M.J. DeMarco
This is an American bestseller that focuses on becoming rich as fast as possible rather than through hard work. It has advice on how to break the 9-to-5 life cycle and achieve financial freedom before age 30.
19. The 5 Money Personalities: Speaking the Same Love and Money Language by Scott & Bethany Palmer
Although written by a married couple, the book has information that is useful for singles as well. It helps you understand your partner’s or potential partner’s money habits and how to best interact with him/her on financial matters.
20. Redefine Wealth for Yourself: How to Stop Chasing Money and Finally Live Your Life’s Purpose by Patrice C. Washington
This book has advice on how to turn your passion into a profitable business and stop chasing money. It discusses topics like abundance, self-worth and manifesting dreams.
21. Overcoming Underearning: 7 Steps to a Healthier Relationship with Money by Barbara Stanny
Stanny discusses seven steps to overcoming underearning in this self-help book, which also focuses on topics like receiving more money by receiving less.
22. Love Money, Money Loves You: A Conversation With The Energy of Money by Sarah McCrum
Written by the author of the popular blog MoneySeedMother.com, this book helps you understand how to work with money’s energy so you can attract more wealth. It has information on topics like making friends with your finances and using the money for good.
Finding Success With Your Finances
Finding success in business can be difficult. There are so many factors that play into it, including the economy, competition and marketing strategy.
One factor that is often overlooked though is your mindset. If you want to have a successful business venture, then you need to have confidence in your ideas as well as how much effort you put towards achieving those goals.
That means investing time and money into yourself!
The 22 books we recommend in this post will inspire, educate, and empower you on how to manage your finances while giving you a fresh perspective to help build up an actionable plan for how to handle finances and make more money. While also helping you develop the right mindset when it comes to your money.
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