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Suze Orman is one popular choice.
Financial Literacy Starter Kit – Designed for those who are just starting out and for those who may need help handling their finances, this volume outlines, step-by-step, how to make the most of your money, which pitfalls to avoid, and what to watch out for, and gives you the necessary tools to make sure you are fully equipped to manage your finances.
Personal Finance – This book guides readers in making prudent decisions about spending, saving, and borrowing, walking them through major life events, such as buying or renting a home, purchasing or leasing a car, and saving for college and retirement. It also offers practical guidance about purchasing insurance, applying for government benefits, and being an informed consumer.