Susan Laubach is the author of "The Whole Kitt & Caboodle: A Painless Journey to Investment Enlightenment," called the best basic book on investing available by the National Association of Investment Clubs. Before writing the book, she worked from 1978 to 1992 in one of the country's premier brokerage houses, Alex. Brown & Sons, where she rose to become one of the firm's consistently outstanding revenue earners.
Prior to her career in investing, Laubach worked in theater. During this time, she wrote nine plays for young people that have been produced professionally. She is also the author of four children's books, and holds a master's degree and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia.
The mother of five grown children, Susan Laubach resides in Baltimore, Maryland, with her husband, and frequent travel companion, Bob.
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The Whole Kitt & Caboodle: A Painless Journey to Investment Enlightenment
The best, least intimidating introduction to stock market investment for novice investors 11 and up.
Readers follow the adventures of investment rookie Missy Kitt as she seeks employment from a down-and-out brokerage house and its floundering CEO, Mr. Caboodle.
As she learns the secrets of the business, so too does the reader, as Kitt's ideas lead to a company turnaround.