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Miss Independent: A Simple 12-Step Plan to Start Investing and Grow Your Own Wealth

By Nicole Lapin

“I wish I’d had Nicole’s books earlier! She makes business and finance feel accessible but does it in a sassy, humorous way.”

Kristi Yamaguchi, Olympic gold medalist


“What I love about Nicole is that you don’t need a dictionary to understand her advice. It’s crystal clear, straight up and spot-on.”

Alyssa Milano, actress, activist and founder of Touch by Alyssa Milano


“Lapin takes the mystery out of finance. She avoids off-putting conventional terms and empowers women to take control of their financial affairs.”

Success Magazine


“When someone calls you a ‘Rich Bitch,’ say ‘thank you,’”

Gloria Steinem, women’s rights icon


“A financial diet is like a regular diet: if you allow yourself small indulgences, you won’t binge later on. Nicole offers you a plan you can stick to.”

Sanjay Gupta, CNN chief medical correspondent


"Lapin's unfiltered, energetic advice speaks to anyone taking aim at their own financial destiny."

Mike Perlis, CEO of Forbes Media


"Nicole Lapin is singularly qualified to demystify money for the millennial set...with a no nonsense chic style. She is on a mission to help women get wise with money in Rich Bitch, the no-fuss personal finance guide.”

Elle Magazine


“A Financial Guru.”

Forbes Magazine


“'Nicole Lapin is someone you'd want to sit down with for a heart-to-heart.”

Real Simple