Today's financial game requires a fast break - and a great coach. Through Bulls, Bears, & Basketball, author Chuck Thoele combines his economic expertise with courtside wisdom to deliver actionable intelligence and accessible advice. Helping aspiring and established investors plan for the future, Thoele's smart strategies inspire resolve - and make it simple to start the New Year responsibly.

Inside the Book: Drawing inspiration from iconic sportsmen and legendary hardwood showdowns, Thoele delivers a go-to guide for scouting the competition, creating an ideal offense, getting tough on defense, and always keeping an eye on the clock. Whether fresh off the bench or positioning for a last-second shot, Bulls, Bears, & Basketball offers winning financial strategies for students, professionals and families.

Support from Sports Legends:The Dallas Mavericks' Mark Cuban and UCLA's Steve Alford sound off on Bulls, Bears, & Basketball.

Known for his candid, clever prose, Thoele turns sports heroes' most memorable lessons into advice on investing, insurance, retirement and estate planning. From luminaries like John Wooden to Christian Laettner's famous last-second shot, the book's notable anecdotes are even more effective off the court.

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