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Money Secrets of the Amish

Money Secrets of the Amish Finding True Abundance in Simplicity, Sharing, and Saving

By Lorilee Craker
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.17 Stars

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On 1/18 LindsayD wrote: There are just some lessons that we in the Western world have missed out on in the past few generations, lessons that I feel are very important for each and every one of us to learn if we wish to change our surroundings. This book covers quite a few of them. These are principles like delayed gratification, ... Money Secrets of the Amish

LindsayD's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/14 Mommaofmany wrote: Who couldn't use more pocket money? No one I know would turn down free money.  By saving money rather than spending it, you are, in essence, giving yourself free money. If you actually physically took the money you saved by using the tips in this book, you would fill your piggybank quite quickly. ... Money Secrets of the Amish

Mommaofmany's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/2 whitve wrote: The Contents list will give you a quick clue on what Money Secrets of the Amish covers. Here is a sampling: Upside Down; Use It Up, Wear It Out, Make Do or Do Without Pay on Time Don’t Eat the Marshmallows: Learning Delayed Gratification Operation De-spoil the Kids Shopping Secondhand To Bulk or ... Money Secrets of the Amish: Finding True Abundance in Simplicity, Sharing, and Saving

whitve's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/10 Stationary Nomad wrote: A book for it's time. I feel this book is aimed largely at an American audience for whom many of the ideas about household and financial husbandry may seem like a foriegn language. It is facinating to have a small look into a culture who by virtue of their long held religious beliefs are now "so far ... PLAIN COMMON SENSE

Stationary Nomad's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/7 The Arrowood Zoo wrote: I chose to review this book simply because it had what I thought would help me save money. Little did I know I actually already do so many of the things in the book. Nice to know I could of wrote the book lol. However I will be truthful I think the title helps sale the book. Everyone is interested in ... Money Secrets of the Amish Review

The Arrowood Zoo's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/19 MommaJames wrote: received a complimentary copy of "Money Secrets of the Amish" from I will be very honest and say that the book sat on the shelf for a very long time before I decided to read it. I have read it and passed it on to someone who needed some financial assistance and tips for maintaining ... Money Secrets of the Amish

MommaJames' Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/16 Double Saving Divas wrote: Author and descendant of the Amish, Lorilee Craker, was just like most Americans, feeling the pinch from the financial fallout of 2008. In those days of economic turmoil, Lorilee decided it was time to make some changes in her spending habits. After learning of how the Amish are still doing pretty well ... Book Review: Money Saving Secrets Of The Amish

Double Saving Divas' Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/23 Kalyn Comings wrote: During the hard economic times of the past year, journalist Lorilee Craker figured it was time to divulge the financial secrets of the elusive Amish. She conducted her research among multiple Amish homes to discover their tips and tricks to saving cash. Money Secrets of the Amish concludes her findings. Although ... "Money Secrets...."

Kalyn's Rating:

3 Stars

On 12/6 AmandaM wrote: As a member of BookSneeze, I am able to request free books from time to time that I agree to read and review on my site. Most of my book reviewing takes place over at my other blog Let's Read For Free, but this book was so fitting for this site that I thought I would share it here! The book that I ... Will Make Any Frugal Person Feel Extravagant

AmandaM's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/6 Gies wrote: I enjoyed reading Money Secrets of the Amish by Lorilee Cracker. The name of the book could easily be titled "Managing Money for Dummies" but apparently that title was already taken... so the other name had to make do. The book has money tips on most every area of life. The motto that guides the Amish ... Good Common Sense Tips

Gies' Rating:

4 Stars