Robert Kiyosaki (born April 8, 1947) is an American investor, businessman, self-help author, motivational speaker, financial literacy activist, and financial commentator.
Kiyosaki is well known for his Rich Dad Poor Dad – the #1 personal finance book of all time – which has challenged and changed the way tens of millions of people around the world think about money. Rich Dad titles hold four of the top ten spots on Nielsen Bookscan List’s Life-to-Date Sales from 2001-2008 alone, and Robert has been featured regularly on shows such as Larry King Live, Oprah, and countless other shows and publications.
He has written a series of motivational books and other material published under the Rich Dad brand. He has written over 15 books which have combined sales of over 26 million copies.is best known as the author of Rich Dad Poor Dad
What are the most famous books of Robert Kiyosaki?
Three of his books, Rich Dad Poor Dad, Rich Dad’s CASHFLOW Quadrant, and Rich Dad’s Guide to Investing, have been on number one on the top 10 best-seller lists simultaneously on The Wall Street Journal, USA Today and the New York Times. Rich Kid Smart Kid was published in 2001, with the intent to help parents teach their children financial concepts.
He has created three “Cashflow” board and software games for adults and children and has a series of “Rich Dad” CDs and disks.
A financial literacy advocate, Kiyosaki has been a proponent of entrepreneurship, business education, investing, and that comprehensive financial literacy concepts should be taught in schools around the world.
Kiyosaki also operates his own blog and maintains a monthly column on Yahoo Finance writing about his latest thoughts on global economics, investing, business, world financial markets, and personal finance.
With perspectives on money and investing that fly in the face of conventional wisdom, Robert has earned a reputation for straight talk, irreverence and courage.
Along his path to becoming a world-famous expert on all things financial, Robert learned more than he ever expected about the riches money can’t buy.