What We’re Reading


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What We’re Reading

Economics & Finance

Finance & the Good Society, Schiller, 2012

The Coming Generational Storm: What You Need to Know about America’s Economic Future, Kotlikoff and Burns, 2005

Millionaire Women Next Door: The Many Journeys of Successful American Businesswomen, Stanley, 2005

The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthy, Stanley and Danko, 1996

Relationship & Money

Financial Intimacy: How to Create a Healthy Relationship with Your Money and Your Mate, Timmons, 2010

Don’t Worry About a Thing Dear: Why Women Need Financial Intimacy, Hayse, 2006

Prince Charming Isn’t Coming: How Women Get Smart About Money, Stanny, 1998

Happiness & Money

Sudden Money: Managing a Financial Windfall, Bradley, 2000

Putting Money in Its Place, Rouse, 1994

Happiness & Relationship

Getting Naked Again: Dating Romance Sex and Love When You’ve Been Divorced, Widowed, Dumped or Distracted, Sills, 2010

Excess Baggage: Getting Out of Your Own Way, Sills, 2004


The Myths of Happiness: What Should Make You Happy, but Doesn’t; What Shouldn’t Make You Happy but Does, Lyubomirsky, 2013

How Will You Measure Your Life? Christensen, Allworth & Dillon, 2012

The Art of Happiness, Dalai Lama & Cutler, 2009 (anniversary edition)

Stumbling on Happiness, Gilbert, 2007

Happiness: Lessons from a New Science, Layard, 2005

The Art of Living: The Classic Manual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness, Epictetus

Planning for Pets

Who Will Care When You’re Not There? Estate Planning for Pet Owners, Cass, 2011

Fat Cats & Lucky Dogs: How to Leave (Some of) Your Estate to Your Pet, Beyer, 2010


Inspired Philanthropy: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Creating a Giving Plan and Leaving a Legacy, Gary, 2007

Wealth in Families (second edition), Collier, 2006

The Greater Good: How Philanthropy Drives the American Economy and Can Save Capitalism, Gaudiani, 2003