Broke Millennial

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Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together

Broke Millennial is a savvy and smart guide that shows step-by-step how to go from flat-broke to financial badass. Unlike most personal finance books out there, it doesn’t just cover boring stuff like credit card debt, investing, and dealing with budgeting. This book goes beyond the basics to tackle tricky money matters and situations most of us face in real life. Packed with refreshingly simple advice and hilarious true stories, Broke Millennial is the essential roadmap every financially clueless millennial needs to become a money master.

Praise for Broke Millennial

“A new book about money that teens and millennials will actually read. This not only has great insights and tips about handling money, but it's written in a casual, relatable way.”
— Time

“This book is well worth its list price. It’s the youthful perspective that makes this so refreshing. It’s well-written and researched by a millennial for millennials without the judgment, sarcasm, and superiority we older folks too often convey when we talk to young adults about money.”
Michelle Singletary, The Washington Post
Broke Millennial does a great job of presenting practical how-to money advice in a conversational way."
Jason Dorsey, bestselling author, millennial expert, and president of The Center for Generational Kinetics
“If you haven't quite got the hang of adulting, follow Erin Lowry's spot-on, often funny financial advice. You'll be inspired by how she successfully sidestepped student loan debt, negotiated a 40% raise, and managed to tackle a host of thorny money situations. Best of all, Erin reveals how you can do all this too. Broke Millennial is not your typical personal finance book. This is the wisdom I wish I had in my twenties and early thirties!”
Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, Co-Founder of
"Broke Millennial takes the typical preaching and finger-wagging out of money lessons and replaces them with humor, empathy and a fun, pick-your-financial-path twist while offering helpful and practical advice to successfully navigate all the financial questions you’ll face in the real world."
Farnoosh Torabi, financial expert and host of the award-winning podcast, So Money
"The ultimate millennial guidebook on money matters. I highly recommend it."
Jason Vitug, bestselling author of You Only Live Once: The Roadmap to Financial Wellness and a Purposeful Life

"My go-to personal finance book when I am working with millennials. It’s filled with practical step-by-step instructions and guides that any twenty- or thirty-something can easily use to change their financial situation."
Lauren Greutman, Frugal Living Expert at Lauren
“Rich with specific advice to guide readers on the path to financial wellness. Millennials who may be overspending because of #FOMO need to read this book stat!”
Bobbi Rebell, author of How to Be a Financial Grownup: Proven Advice from High Achievers on How to Live your Dreams and Have Financial Freedom 
“Thinking about money, especially when you don’t have much, can be painful. But Erin Lowry shows that you don’t need to be a mathematical genius to get on the right track. She makes it easy for people to build a financially healthy plan for life. Spend some time with this book, and your financial decisions and confidence will improve, no doubt.”
Nicholas Clements, Cofounder of