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9 Time New York Times Best-Selling Author

David Bach has helped millions of people around the world take action to live and finish rich. He is one of the most popular and prolific financial authors of our time with eleven national bestsellers, including nine consecutive New York Times bestsellers and two consecutive #1 New York Times bestsellers, Start Late, Finish Rich and The Automatic Millionaire as well as Smart Women Finish Rich, Smart Couples Finish Rich, Start Over, Finish Rich, Fight for Your Money, Go Green, Live Rich, Debt Free for Life, The Automatic Millionaire Homeowner, The Finish Rich Workbook, and The Automatic Millionaire Workbook. David carries the unique distinction of having had four of his books appear simultaneously on The Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, and USA Today bestseller lists. In all, his FinishRich Books have been published in more than 18 languages, with more than seven million copies in print worldwide.

Trusted Financial Expert in the Media

David is a regularly featured financial expert in the media. He has appeared six times on The Oprah Winfrey Show to share his strategies for living and finishing rich and he has been a regular contributor to NBC's Today Show, making over one hundred appearances. Prior to his time with the Today Show, David was a contributor to CNN's American Morning and ABC's Good Money. He has also a been a frequent guest on Weekend Today, CBS Early Show, CNN's Larry King Live, ABC's Live with Regis and Kelly, The View, ABC News, Fox News, Fox Business and CNBC. He has produced and hosted two popular public television specials including, Smart Women Finish Rich and Start Late, Finish Rich.

In addition to television, David is a former host of The FinishRich Minute which aired on Westwood One Radio Network on over a thousand stations daily as well as Finish Rich with David Bach, that aired weekly on Sirius Radio.

He has been profiled in many major publications, including The New York Times, BusinessWeek, USA Today, People, Reader's Digest, Time, Financial Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Working Woman, Glamour, Family Circle, and Redbook. He has been a contributor to Redbook magazine, SmartMoney magazine,, Yahoo! Finance and AOL Money.

Inspiring Speaker and Educator

An internationally renowned motivational and financial speaker, David regularly presents seminars for and delivers keynote addresses to the world's leading financial service firms, Fortune 500 companies, universities, and national conferences. His FinishRich Seminars featuring Smart Women Finish Rich and Smart Couples Finish Rich have been taught by thousands of financial advisors throughout North America with over a half million attendees.

Vice Chairman of Edelman Financial Services

David is the Vice Chairman of Edelman Financial Services, one of the country's leading financial advisory firms with over 23,000 clients and over $13 billion in assets under management. David has teamed up with Ric Edelman, Chairman and CEO of Edelman Financial Services to form a powerhouse in the financial advice field, with the goal of providing one million Americans unprecedented access to financial education, financial planning services and investment management. In addition, Bach is the founder and Chairman of FinishRich Media, a company dedicated to inspiring people to live their best life financially.. Prior to founding FinishRich Media, he was a senior vice president of Morgan Stanley and a partner of The Bach Group, which during his tenure (1993 to 2001) managed more than half a billion dollars for individual investors.

Bach lives in New York City with his wife Alatia and sons Jack and James. Stay connected with David via his website and on at



Debt Free For Life

Start Over Finish Rich In Debt Free for Life, #1 New York Times bestselling author David Bach has written his most groundbreaking and important book since The Automatic Millionaire, giving us the knowledge, the tools, and the mindset we need to get out of debt and achieve financial freedom -- forever!


Advisory Services offered through Edelman Financial Services LLC. Securities offered through Sanders Morris Harris Inc., an affiliated broker/dealer, member FINRA/SIPC

David Bach is Vice Chairman of Edelman Financial Services LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor. He is an Investment Advisor Representative who offers advisory services through EFS and a Registered Representative of (and offers securities through) Sanders Morris Harris Inc., an affiliated broker/dealer, member FINRA/SIPC