"Rob Berger didn't just write an investment planning book - he
wrote a life planning book. He interestingly poses, "We shouldn't
be asking how much we need to make to be happy; we should be asking
how much we need to spend to be happy." Truer words have never been
spoken, and it gets better!"
- Rick Ferri, CEO of Ferri Investment Solutions and Core-4 Portfolios and author
"Retire Before Mom and Dad is a rare book that actually
delivers. The steps are exceptionally clear and actionable. Rob
cuts right to what moves the needle. It's all here: the why and the
how. The money and the life advice. You'll have no excuses after
reading this book. It's your choice: Do you want to keep working
for a living or because you love what you do? This isn't about
making all the money in the world, it's about making enough to be
free to live life on your own terms."
- Grant Sabatier, Author of Financial Freedom and Creator of Millennial Money
The book takes key concepts from finance, psychology and
self-help and boils them down into concepts and systems that anyone
- including teenagers and young adults can use to improve their
I will certainly be buying books for all the teens and young adults in my life.
Rob Berger, like Einstein, is a genius - he takes financial and psychological concepts that are, on the surface, complex and makes it simple. So that the rest of us (and our children) can understand.
- Guy Spier, CEO, Aquamarine Capital
"Clear, accurate, insightful. This might be the best
introduction to financial freedom I've ever found. It's a book I
wish I'd written. Any young person who reads this and heeds the
advice will have an excellent chance to retire before mom and
-J.D. Roth author and founder of GetRichSlowly.org