Since the first publication of ""The Way to Wealth"" in the 1750s millions of aspiring entrepreneurs have used Benjamin Franklins advice to create and maintain profitable businesses. Many of its maxims and proverbs have become part of the fabric of western society: Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise Nothing but money is sweeter than honey If you would have your business done, go; if not, send Creditors have better memories than debtors. Franklin died a hugely wealthy man and is still listed in the Wealthy 100: The 100 Wealthiest Americans in History. In this modern day interpretation, discover how to: Be the driver, not the drone; Practice your luck; Suppress the desire to acquire; Invest in your number one asset: you; Tackle time thieves. This book is not a substitute for the original; its purpose is simply to illustrate the timeless nature of Franklins insights by bringing them to life through modern personal finance case studies. This brilliant interpretation of ""The Way to Wealth"" is an entertaining accompaniment to one of the most famous and inspiring books ever written.