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Benjamin Graham on Investing Giveaway Contest

 

This is a video blog post. Text follows below the video…

If you didn’t (can’t?) watch the embedded video, then here are the highlights:

  • McGraw Hill kindly gave me a copy of the new book “Benjamin Graham on Investing” to review and give away
  • The book will be dry if you don’t know who Benjamin Graham is already
  • The book is a gem if you have ever spent time looking through financial statements
  • It is a collection of Graham’s writings between the end of the First World War and up to the stock market crash of 1929, all gathered into one book
  • McGraw Hill have given me one copy to give away and the rules are down below

If you wish to go ahead and purchase it, please click here for more information from Amazon.ca.

How To Enter

  1. You can earn one entry by submitting a comment on this post (maximum of 1 comment), you must include a valid email address in the form, but your email is never shared with anyone.
  2. You can earn another entry by promoting this contest on your own blog (pingback required).
  3. You can earn another entry by tweeting the URL of this contest post (Must include @PreetBanerjee in your tweet so I know you tweeted it). Not following me? Click here to follow me on Twitter.

So you can earn up to three entries in this contest. The winner will have exactly 1 week to claim their prize (I will notify you via email), or they will forfeit their winnings. The contest runs until midnight (EST) on August 29th, 2009. Prize will be shipped to addresses in Canada and the USA only. Winner will be drawn at random.

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About Preet

Preet Banerjee is a Canadian personal finance commentator. He is a television host for The Oprah Winfrey Network, a Money Expert for The W Network, a personal finance columnist for The Globe and Mail, and a regular panellist on CBC's The National with Peter Mansbridge. He also appears frequently as a guest commentator on a variety of other programs and media.

Comments

  1. Looks like a great book. Really like the video format Preet!

  2. Jason says:

    Count me in for the contest.

  3. Garry says:

    Great site! Thanks for the chance at a great book.

  4. Aaron says:

    I tend to like these “dry” books. Please count me in!

  5. Paul S says:

    Fyi, the video link (which appears as a red X) in the Feedburner email leads to a real estate website. Or maybe it was an ad in the email. Just mentioning it in case it was due to your experiment with Video postings.

  6. Ryan says:

    Keep up the good work Preet.

  7. Jesus says:

    Count me in. Good idea the video blog.

  8. Returns Reaper says:

    Technical? Dry? That’s my kinda book! Count me in.

  9. Marianne O says:

    I’d be interested to see how Graham’s comments from pre-Depression match up with the finance world today. I’d guess not much has really changed.

  10. Christopher Hylarides says:

    I like my drinks dry, so if I don’t win I’ll just buy the book. :-D I already have Security Analysis and The Intelligent Investor and they are fascinating insights.

  11. Brian says:

    Ben Graham, the father of value investing. I have yet to read Security Analysis. Count me in please!

  12. Henry says:

    I am in. However, I did look at the book in Chapters and I found it not as useful as The Intelligent Investor.

  13. Brandon says:

    Great vlog…nice sunflower! Sign me up…thanks!

  14. Rishi says:

    I’m in. Will also promote your giveaway!

  15. Gerry says:

    I’d love to read this book.

  16. Andres says:

    I’ve heard it’s a good complement to The Intelligent Investor.
    Count me in!

  17. Bernie says:

    I’d love to have the book…thanks for your great blog!!!

  18. Kenny says:

    Count me in, please! Good luck with the video log!

  19. Sean says:

    Thanks for another great giveaway! (Am I pressing my luck yet?)

  20. Dave D says:

    Sounds like an interesting read.

  21. BILL says:

    Keep the good work up

  22. Matt Simms says:

    sweet. BG is the man.

  23. John King says:

    Count me in.

  24. Kenny says:

    Good idea for the video…I think I want the book :)

  25. Alan says:

    The win or not to win, that is really the question.

  26. missnb20 says:

    I hope I win the book.

  27. Andy says:

    Great site, I would love to have the Graham Book. I’ve read the Intelligent Investor and it’s changed my mindset. I’m much more focused and patient than I have ever been in my stock purchases. .

  28. Nicolas says:

    Graham rules!