If You Want To Get Rich Here Are 39 Of The Best Books By Black Authors You Need To Read

If You Want To Get Rich Here Are 39 Of The Best Books By Black Authors You Need To Read

Having a J.O.B. is like being Just Over Broke. Thats because your day job may help you pay the bills, but your income will always be controlled and decided by someone else.

Instead, follow the example of the Black entrepreneurs and investors below: use income from your day job to invest and fund your own business. Over time, the income you make on the side can grow to replace the income from your day job. Once that happens, you are financially free to pursue your goals even further.

There is no secret to getting rich. Many Black women and men just like you have come out of poverty, racism, and broken nations to build billion dollar empires.

These wealthy Black investors and entrepreneurs learned the fundamentals, put them to action, and left behind lessons that will help you build your own empire.

The following books will show you that it is possible to build wealth no matter when or where you live. You will read stories of Black women and men who came from nothing and made Billions to show you what is possible. And you will gain insights into the mindset that gives wealthy individuals the ability to turn potential into profit.

Add these books to your collection and watch your wealth grow.

Books That Will Teach You How To Build Black Wealth

Generational Wealth: Beginner’s Business & Investing Guide

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Generational Wealth: Beginner's Business & Investing Guide
  • Thomas III Esq., LaFoy Orlando (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 214 Pages - 03/04/2014 (Publication Date) - CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (Publisher)

A Step-By-Step Guide to Building Wealth from $1: The Black Wealth Masterclass

How to Hustle and Win

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How to Hustle and Win: A Survival Guide for the Ghetto, Part 1
  • Supreme Understanding (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 336 Pages - 06/19/2008 (Publication Date) - Supreme Design Publishing (Publisher)

The Black Billionaires Club: How they Built their Wealth

The Black Billionaires Club: How they Built their Wealth
  • Jefferson, Evan (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 65 Pages - 10/17/2019 (Publication Date) - Independently published (Publisher)

Prince of Darkness: The Untold Story of Jeremiah G. Hamilton, Wall Street’s First Black Millionaire

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Why Should White Guys Have All the Fun?: How Reginald Lewis Created a Billion-Dollar Business Empire

Why Should White Guys Have All the Fun?: How Reginald Lewis Created a Billion-Dollar Business Empire
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Why Should White Guys Have All the Fun?: How Reginald Lewis Created a Billion-Dollar Business Empire
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Lewis, Reginald F. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)

Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Survived Slavery and Became Millionaires

Black Titan: A.G. Gaston and the Making of a Black American Millionaire

You have probably never heard of A.G. Gaston, but you should know his name and story.

The grandson of slaves, Arthur George Gaston was born in 1892 in Demopolis, Alabama. Over the next seventy years, he became one of the richest people on the planet by building a Black business and hiring thousands of Black workers in Alabama.

On January 19, 1996, Arthur George Gaston died at the age of 103, outliving almost everyone he had ever known except his wife Minnie, who died four years later. At the time of his death his net worth was an estimated $130 million dollars.

All that from a man born in the impoverished deep south.

Black Titan: A.G. Gaston and the Making of a Black American Millionaire
  • Jenkins, Carol (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 344 Pages - 01/25/2005 (Publication Date) - One World (Publisher)

The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage

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The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage
  • The Power of Broke How Empty Pockets a Tight Budget and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage
  • John, Daymond (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)

HussleNomics: Money, Ownership & Business Lessons Inspired by Nipsey Hussle + a Step by Step Guide on How to Implement Each Principle

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HussleNomics: Money, Ownership & Business Lessons Inspired by Nipsey Hussle + a Step by Step Guide on How to Implement Each Principle
  • Cash, Ash (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 186 Pages - 08/15/2019 (Publication Date) - 1Brick Publishing (Publisher)

Mind Right, Money Right: 10 Laws of Financial Freedom

Mind Right, Money Right: 10 Laws of Financial Freedom (Revised Edition)
  • Cash, Ash (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 242 Pages - 08/01/2011 (Publication Date) - 1Brick Publishing (Publisher)

The Wake Up Call: Financial Inspiration Learned from 4:44 + A Step by Step Guide on How to Implement Each Financial Principle

The Mind of an Entrepreneur: Mental Strategies for Navigating the World of Business

The Mind of an Entrepreneur: Mental Strategies for Navigating the World of Business
  • Muhammad, Wendy (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 106 Pages - 06/29/2018 (Publication Date) - CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (Publisher)

Dangote’s Ten Commandments on Money: Lessons on how to make Money from one of the world’s richest men

Meet the richest Black man on Earth! At the age of 56, Aliko Dangote has spent the past 30 years building multiple streams of income while earning the bulk of his money in cement production.

He built and owns the Dangote Group, the largest industrial conglomerate in West Africa. His company is currently building a private oil refinery in Nigeria. Once complete, the refinery will have a capacity of 400,000 barrels a day.

Aliko Dangote has a net worth of 9 Billion dollars. Learn how he did it by grabbing a copy of Dangote’s Ten Commandments on Money below.

Dangote's Ten Commandments on Money: Lessons on how to make Money from one of the world's richest men
  • Anosike, Mr. Peter (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 136 Pages - 09/09/2011 (Publication Date) - CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (Publisher)

The Wealth Choice: Success Secrets of Black Millionaires

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The Wealth Choice: Success Secrets of Black Millionaires
  • Audible Audiobook
  • Dennis Kimbro (Author) - Bill Andrew Quinn (Narrator)
  • English (Publication Language)

Madam C.J. Walker: Inventor and Businesswoman

Madam C.J. Walker: Inventor and Businesswoman (STEM Scientists and Inventors)
  • Simons, Lisa M. Bolt (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 24 Pages - 01/01/2018 (Publication Date) - Capstone Press (Publisher)

Books That Will Teach You To Become A Smarter Investor

Wealthy investors possess a set of unique traits that make them different from the rest of us: they see opportunity where others see risk, they know the difference between assets and liabilities, and they put their money and credit on the line for big rewards.

Most importantly, these individuals understand that investing is a skill. And like any skill, it can be developed with time, effort, and instruction. The following books will help you become smarter about where you put your money so that your dollars work just as hard as you do.

Africa’s Business Revolution: How to Succeed in the World’s Next Big Growth Market

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Africa's Business Revolution: How to Succeed in the World's Next Big Growth Market
  • Hardcover Book
  • Leke, Acha (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)

Lord of My Land: 5 Steps to Homeownership 

Lord of My Land: 5 Steps to Homeownership
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Lord of My Land: 5 Steps to Homeownership
  • Morrison, Jay (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 120 Pages - 09/27/2016 (Publication Date) - good2go publishing (Publisher)

How to Make Huge Cash with Section 8 Rentals the Landlord Handbook: Real Estate 101

Insider Secrets Of Buying A Home For Black Entrepreneurs

Insider Secrets Of Buying A Home For Black Entrepreneurs
Buying a home as an entrepreneur is a totally different ballgame from buying one as a salaried employee. There are a lot of things they don’t tell you…but this book here to give you all the secrets!

Impact Investing in Africa: A Guide to Sustainability for Investors, Institutions, and Entrepreneurs

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Impact Investing in Africa: A Guide to Sustainability for Investors, Institutions, and Entrepreneurs
  • Mungai, Edward (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 180 Pages - 12/11/2019 (Publication Date) - Palgrave Macmillan (Publisher)

Investing in Rental Properties for Beginners: Buy Low, Rent High

Investing in Rental Properties for Beginners: Buy Low, Rent High
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Investing in Rental Properties for Beginners: Buy Low, Rent High
Most real estate gurus are teaching people to invest in real estate they can’t afford and telling them to wait to enjoy their profits in 30 years. This book is about investing in sub $30k properties (under $30,000) and becoming a wealthy real estate investor enjoying the profits now, rather than later…with only 2-5 properties instead of hundreds or overly priced properties.

Real Estate Wealth: Remove the Guesswork from Investing and Create a Six-Figure Strategy

Real Estate Wealth: Remove the Guesswork from Investing and Create a Six-Figure Strategy
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Real Estate Wealth: Remove the Guesswork from Investing and Create a Six-Figure Strategy
Passionate about helping people in the African American communities create generational wealth and achieve their financial goals, Kito Johnson is the CEO and Founder of The Generational Wealth University. This book is tailor-made for individuals that are interested in investing in real estate but have no idea about how to start.

Real Estate & Chill: Tips And Tricks For New Investors

Real Estate & Chill: Tips and Tricks for new Investors
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Real Estate & Chill: Tips and Tricks for new Investors
You can get either the ebook or audiobook version free with trials!

The $5 A Day Stock Market Investing Plan: A Basic Guide to Building Your Family Economic Empire

The $5 A Day Stock Market Investing Plan:  A Basic Guide to Building Your Family Economic Empire
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The $5 A Day Stock Market Investing Plan: A Basic Guide to Building Your Family Economic Empire
  • Watkins, Dr Boyce (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 30 Pages - 03/21/2017 (Publication Date) - CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (Publisher)

Beating the Odds: Eddie Brown’s Investing and Life Strategies

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Beating the Odds: Eddie Brown's Investing and Life Strategies
  • Signed version
  • Hardcover Book
  • Brown, Eddie (Author)

Books That Teach You How To Start, Market, And Run A Black Owned Business

The fastest and easiest way to become rich is to start a business.

According to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service, more than 72 percent of the really wealthy – people who earn more than $1 million per year – have a partnership or S-Corp. And nine-in-ten of the super wealthy – people with an income in excess of $10 million – have one of these.

If You Want To Get Rich Here Are 39 Of The Best Books By Black Authors You Need To Read

What others have done, you can too. Come up with an idea for a business and grow it from a side hustle into a full enterprise. Learn how to sell, create business systems, and manage business finances with the books below.

101 Ways to Make Money in Africa: Lucrative Business Ideas, Inspiring Success Stories, and Interesting Business Opportunities for Forward Thinking Entreperneurs

101 Ways To Make Money in Africa
  • Iwuoha, John-Paul (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 300 Pages - 10/02/2019 (Publication Date) - Blurb (Publisher)

Pitch Close Upsell Repeat: A Practical Guide to Sales Dominance

Pitch Close Upsell Repeat: A Practical Guide to Sales Dominance
  • Amazon Kindle Edition
  • Anderson, David (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)

The Celebrity CEO

The Celebrity CEO
  • Amazon Kindle Edition
  • English (Publication Language)
  • Indigo River Publishing (Publisher)

Unbreakable Laws of Business Credit

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Unbreakable Laws of Business Credit
  • Smith, Corey P (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 146 Pages - 11/13/2017 (Publication Date) - Credo Company LLC (Publisher)

The Entrepreneurial Secret Book Series

Black Business Secrets: 500 Tips, Strategies, and Resources for the African American Entrepreneur

Black Business Secrets: 500 Tips, Strategies, and Resources for the African American Entrepreneur
  • ISBN13: 9781401929541
  • Condition: New
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Books That Will Help You Get Your Credit and Personal Finances In Order

We have all heard stories of rappers, athletes, and celebrities who are rich one day and broke the next.

Toni Braxton filed for bankruptcy – twice. Mike Tyson’s financial collapse was as ferocious as his style of boxing. After earning more than $300 million over his legendary career, the former heavyweight champion filed for bankruptcy in 2003. And Ex Nigerian international, Wilson Oruma was one of the brightest talents to play for the national team. A junior world cup winner, he earned a net worth of more than $3 million before going broke a short time later.

The lesson? It is one thing to know how to make money, but it is another thing to know how to keep it. Become a master of your personal finances and your credit if you want to have money that outlasts your lifestyle.

How to Outsmart the Credit Bureaus

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How to Outsmart the Credit Bureaus
  • Smith, Corey P (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 112 Pages - 04/30/2016 (Publication Date) - Credo Company LLC (Publisher)

Perfect Credit: 7 Steps to a Great Credit Rating

Perfect Credit: 7 Steps to a Great Credit Rating 2nd Edition
  • Khalfani-Cox, Lynnette (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 222 Pages - 10/20/2017 (Publication Date) - Advantage World Press (Publisher)

Conspiracy of Credit

Conspiracy of Credit
  • Smith, Corey P (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 136 Pages - 11/01/2013 (Publication Date) - Credo Company LLC (Publisher)

The One Week Budget: Learn to Create Your Money Management System in 7 Days or Less!

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The One Week Budget: Learn to Create Your Money Management System in 7 Days or Less!
  • Aliche, Tiffany The Budgetnista (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 132 Pages - 01/12/2011 (Publication Date) - CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (Publisher)

Credit Is King: Transforming Your Credit to Royalty 

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Credit Is King: Transforming Your Credit to Royalty
  • Roundtree, Will (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 142 Pages - 12/23/2016 (Publication Date) - CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (Publisher)

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