by Bruce Barton, CFP® CFA

Whether you’re on the hit-or-miss path through a succession of tech startups or you’re steadily moving up in the corporate tech world, following the accessible practices in this comprehensive guide will help you feel secure in your financial future while also enjoying your life to the fullest today.

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ISBN: 978-1-68401-815-4




"Certified Financial Planner Bruce Barton presents Personal Finance for Tech Professionals in Silicon Valley and Beyond, a thoroughly accessible guide to financial security and preparing for the future. Although intended especially for professionals in technological fields of expertise, Personal Finance for Tech Professionals is packed cover to cover with information and practical advice about housing and real estate (especially for those living in high-cost cities), different types of stock options, wise investing, recommended guidelines for retirement saving and much more that will prove invaluable to workers in any career. Highly recommended!"


“‘No one tells you about these things,’ is a phrase I’ve heard countless times from founders and early employees at start-up companies. This book changes that equation: read it and debug your own financial future.”

ADAM FISHER, bestselling author of Valley of Genius

“Bruce Barton answers the call by providing you, in a comprehensive yet understandable narrative, the best practices in managing your personal finances, whether you are at the start of your career or preparing for retirement.”

RUSTY THOMAS, former KPMG Senior Partner and National Tax Lead:
Technology Sector, Silicon Valley Office (retired 2017)

“Bruce Barton has done a magnificent job cutting through complex terminology to deliver lucid, bite-sized advice on how to build your wealth and thrive in the turmoil that is Silicon Valley.”

JIM SMITH, General Partner, Mohr Davidow Ventures

“Between starting a company and having a family, it’s hard to find time to devote to learning about personal finance. You could spend months researching and never figure out the important nuances of properly building your wealth. Bruce Barton has created an essential resource for tech entrepreneurs to quickly understand key issues concerning their financial well-being and take action. Personal Finance for Tech Professionals is everything you need, wrapped up succinctly in one place.”

HERNÁN BOTBOL, Argentinian entrepreneur and co-founder of Taringa!, now living in Silicon Valley and working on his latest startup