Robert Kiyosaki Net Worth
Robert Kiyosaki net worth: Robert Kiyosaki is an American investor, businessman, author, motivational speaker, and financial commentator who has a net worth of $80 million. Robert Toru Kiyosaki was born in Hilo, Hawaii in April 1947. He is best known for his Rich Dad Poor Dad book series. Robert served in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam War in 1972 and was awarded an Air Medal. After being honorably discharged he sold copy machines for Xerox. He started a company that made nylon and Velcro wallets. The company had some success before going bankrupt. He started another company that went bankrupt, licensing T-shirts for rock bands. He lived with his girlfriend in a truck for several months. He built up a successful business and retired at 47 from real estate investments. He started Cashflow Technologies, Inc. in 1997. He has been involved in mining, precious metals and coins, real estate, oil and natural gas, solar, and financial markets. He has written more than 20 books. Rich Dad Poor Dad alone has sold over 26 million copies. He has had three books become #1 on the top 10 lists of The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and the New York times simultaneously. He has also created board games and Rich Dad CDs. He also has a blog and writes a column for Yahoo Finance. He is married to Kim Kiyosaki. There has been controversy surrounding Rich Dad seminars and the consumer advocacy program Marketplace.