Rich As A King: How the Wisdom of Chess Can Make You a Grandmaster of Investing


Apply winning chess strategies to your personal finance, investing, and money management. Rich As A King is not just another personal finance book nor just another chess book. It is the first book to incorporate chess strategies into creating personal financial success.

Rich As A King draws on the core strategies of grandmaster-level chess players and teaches you how their skills can guide you towards financial growth. The concepts addressed in the book include strategy, pattern recognition, efficiency, precision, and planning.

Read this book if you want to:

  • Discover how to balance risk against reward
  • Determine the right asset allocation
  • Avoid common mistakes investors make
  • Use 64 Strategies that can make you a Grandmaster of Investing

Rich As A King isn’t only for chess players. It is for anyone who wants to improve their financial situation.


“Goldstein and Polgar integrate chess and investing strategies in a remarkably entertaining and educational fashion. Chess players who know little about investing, and investors who know little about chess, will gain fresh insights.”

Ken Rogoff, Professor, Harvard University

“Rich As A King is an entertaining, informative, and very interesting treatment of investment strategy, tactics and wisdom. It is surprisingly exhaustive in its coverage.”

Michael Spence, Nobel Prize Laureate, Economics

“This fast-moving, enjoyable book shows you how to think better, make better decisions, and achieve your long-term goals of ‘financial victory’ with great certainty.”

Brian Tracy, Best-selling author, Million Dollar Habits