The Truth About Life and Money

by Ken Honda

ISBN978-4-7631-9988-1

205 pages / November, 2010 / 1600 yen (w/o tax)

This is the ultimate guide to money, by an author who has spent 30 years investigating money and life.

Description

Ken Honda is a financial expert who has sold over 3.7 million books, including Life Will Get Better No Matter What! (Sunmark Publishing), 8 Steps to Becoming Happy and Well-off (Sunmark Publishing), and The Millionaire’s Philosophy for a Happy Life (Yamato Shobo). In this powerful book, his main theme is money, and he leaves nothing out. What is money? Why does it so delude people? And what should you do in order to handle it well? This single volume doesn’t just tell you how to “make money”; it’s filled with knowledge for living affluently without having your life run by money. For the coming years, as common sense from the past seems less and less relevant, this is a book that shows how you to live — a book that people of all generations should read.

From the table of contents

Prologue – Understand Money and Understand Life
Chapter 1 – Why Does Money Become an Obstacle?
Chapter 2 – Exploring the True Nature of Money
Chapter 3 – Choosing the Course of Your Life: A Financial Blueprint
Chapter 4 – How to Use Money Wisely
Chapter 5 – How Stop Money From Running Your Life

From the editor

No matter who you are, you have to think about your relationship with money, because money runs our lives more than we usually think it does. If you read this book, you’ll be amazed by how little freedom you’ve had in your life because of money, and you’ll also be made to reflect on the way you’ve lived your life in the past. Using “money” as a symbol, this book makes you think deeply about what affluence and human happiness really are. You won’t be able to put it down!

Author

Ken Honda

Born in Kobe, Ken Honda is a financial expert who has managed several companies, including a management consulting firm and a venture capital company. He has helped many successful owners of successful venture businesses with his unique management advice. His pamphlet 8 Steps to Becoming Happy and Well-off was written after he went into semi-retirement to spend time with his children. Distributed free, it now has been read by over 1.3 million people around the world. His books, including Life Will Get Better No Matter What! (2 volumes), 8 Steps to Becoming Happy and Well-off, Your Financial IQ, Your Financial EQ, Get Rich by Finding Your Life’s Work (all by Sunmark Publishing), The Millionaire’s Philosophy for a Happy Life, and The Private Banker’s Wisdom for an Abundant Life (both published by Yamato Shobo), have sold over 3.7 million copies and have been translated into numerous languages around the world.