This book has been long overdue because of (1) the challenges of engaging in candid conversations around wealth, family, success and struggles; and (2) obtaining a genuine first-person perspective that includes anecdotes of other contemporaries to sketch a broader picture and illustrate “there is no one way.” It’s a fun, easy read that takes you on a trip through one person’s journey with wealth. The narrative of this book highlights the story arch of the Risher’s—Jennifer and her husband, David. We follow their progress into the land of wealth and its language and culture. We witness them navigate how to talk about wealth, what to do with it, how to teach their children and, finally, how to give meaningfully. Despite this book being an engaging and rather short read, it is packed with perspective and anecdotes for anyone who has ever wondered about how money impacts relationships. Another unique feature of this book is that at the end of each chapter there are questions/conversational prompts that enable readers to engage with the material in their own lives—not just as it relates to the Risher family. This book is a virtual treasure trove, and if I had any criticism, it would be that it did not dive deep enough into each aspect of this family’s life.  That could have provided additional insight into how you start your journey and how you can dig deeper into your own personal relationship with wealth. Allow me to go over a few complexities that this book demonstrates from...

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