The Women's Guide to Successful Investing

Achieving Financial Security and Realizing Your Goals

Authors: Tengler, Nancy

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  • Economics professor Gary Charness assembles data from a host of experiments to conclude that women are more risk-averse than men
  • The financial-services industry is taking notice of gender differences, and so should you
  • Author Tengler has a successful career as an investment professional working as the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer overseeing the management of tens of billions of dollars globally
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Providing proven wealth accumulation strategies, tailored advice and a comprehensive market analysis, this book is a must-read for female investors who want to master volatile markets with long-term success.

About the authors

Nancy Tengler's career as a wealth advisor spans more than twenty years. She has worked as a Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, overseeing the management of tens of billions of dollars globally. She has been named one of Money Magazine's Best Women Investors. She also has been a regular guest host on CNBC and a frequent guest on PBS, CNN, CBS, NBC, Bloomberg TV. In addition to her contributions to financial news sites like Examiner.com and Yahoo! Finance, Nancy writes a weekly investing column for women entitled "Your Financial IQ" published in The Arizona Republic and spends her time in Paradise Valley, AZ and Incline Village, NV with her husband, three dogs and elderly horse. She can be reached at nancy.tengler@cox.net or follow her blog at http://nancytengler.com.

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"The Women's Guide to Successful Investing is almost like getting Nancy Tengler to manage your investments. Her 'Intelligent Investing Rules' combine the best of Warren Buffet, Benjamin Graham, and John Bogle, but Nancy's approach is easier to understand and implement. This is a great handbook for any investor, man or woman." - Dr. John Rutledge, Professor, Claremont Graduate University, Chief Investment Strategist, Safanad, Author, Lessons from a Road Warrior, former Presidential Advisor

"This book fills a gap for those of us who know how to make money, but know less about how to invest it. As Tengler points out: women tend to live longer, and investing our assets sensibly is the only way to maximize our hard-won success and retire comfortably." - Susan Varga, COO, Kudlow & Co., LLC, Radio Producer, nationally-syndicated "The Larry Kudlow Show"

"In The Women's Guides to Successful Investing, Tengler shares her secrets for busy women who know very well how to make money but now want to learn how to invest it. Since an enormous percentage of women will at some point oversee the family wealth, increasing their knowledge and comfort with the process will grow the balance sheets of families across America. And that benefits us all. A must read for mothers and grandmothers and daughters and wives and every man who knows a woman." - Dr. Arthur Laffer, Founder and Chairman of Laffer Associates, former economic advisor to President Ronald Reagan

"This book should be required reading for everyone, beginning in high school. Tengler possesses the marvelous ability to explain complex financial concepts in everyday language. There are excellent references throughout for additional in-depth study as well as lifelong financial planning tools." - Peter Allison, President and Founder, IDM LabTrack Inc. and IDM AgriTrak Inc., Lecturer, Arizona State University W. P. Carey Graduate School of Business

"Nancy has de-mystified the complex subject of stock investing, and her tremendous passion for empowering and encouraging women to start investing comes through on every page as she shares her own investing strategies, both the wildly successful ones and her 'learning opportunities.'' - Sharon Lechter, CPA CGMA, Author of Think and Grow Rich for Women, Co-author of Outwitting the Devil, Three Feet From Gold, and Rich Dad Poor Dad

"Nancy Tengler spent decades developing the timeless investing principles she shares in The Women's Guide to Successful Investing. Men and women alike can benefit from these time-proven investing principles. I highly recommend buying the book, studying the principles, and applying them to your investing."

- Horace "Woody" Brock, Ph.D., President, Strategic Economic Decisions, Inc., New York

"Nancy Tengler spent over twenty years managing the money of some of the nation's largest corporations and wealthiest families. I only wish she had written this book twenty years ago when I was first learning to invest. Buy it. Read it. And share these treasures with the women you know and value." - Mary Ryan, Director of Operations, Strategic Economic Decisions, Inc., New York


Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Wealth Accumulation Is an Attitude: Investing for Your Future Requires a Few Goals and Much Less Capital Than You Think

    Pages 1-13

    Tengler, Nancy

  • Why Women Make Excellent Investors: Women Inherently Display the Traits Required for Successful Investing

    Pages 15-24

    Tengler, Nancy

  • In Order to Get There We Need to Know Where We Are Going: Establishing Financial Goals Informs Successful Savings and Investment Plans

    Pages 25-36

    Tengler, Nancy

  • Developing an Investment Discipline That Will Achieve Our Goals: For the Diligent Student and Practitioner, Investing—Like Any Skill—Can Be Perfected; Matching Our Investment Strategy with Our Goals Is Paramount

    Pages 37-56

    Tengler, Nancy

  • Developing an Investment Discipline That Will Achieve Our Goals—Continued: The Stock Market Is a Tug-of-War between Fear and Greed; Arm Yourself with the Tools to Succeed

    Pages 57-75

    Tengler, Nancy

Buy this book

eBook $34.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-40335-3
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Women's Guide to Successful Investing
Book Subtitle
Achieving Financial Security and Realizing Your Goals
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-40335-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137403353
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-40334-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 210
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