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Ernie J. Zelinski is an international best-selling author whose life-changing books have sold over 950,000 copies worldwide. Ernie is also an innovator, creative content creator, prosperity life coach, and professional speaker.

Ernie is an authority on the topics of early retirement, book marketing, self-publishing, selling foreign book rights, solo-entrepreneurship, and applying creativity to business and leisure.

Ernie's core message — that we all can be more creative and really live life the way it was meant to be lived — is at the heart of all his work. 

Ernie's How to Retire, Happy, Wild and Free has sold over 310,000 copies and has been published in 9 languages.

Ernie is also the author of The Joy of Not Working: A Book for the Retired, Unemployed, and Overworked, which has sold over 295,000 copies sold and has been published in 17 languages.

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Feature articles about Ernie Zelinski and his best-selling books have appeared in major newspapers including Oakland Tribune, The Globe and Mail, USA TODAY, Edmonton Journal, Boston Herald, Calgary Herald, The Washington Post, Toronto Star, and Vancouver Sun. He has been interviewed by over 100 radio stations and has appeared on national television including, Turkish TV, CNN TV’s Financial News and CBC TV’s National News.

Ernie is presently working on a book called How to Create $250,000 or More for Your Retirement in Seven Years or Less.

He has independently published  Look Ma, Life's Easy (An Inspirational Novel about How Ordinary People Attain Extraordinary Success, Financial Independence, and Personal Freedom) along with its companion book Life's Secret Handbook (Reminders for Advanced Souls Who Want to Make a Big Difference in This World) in both print form and ebook format. The parable Look Ma, Life's Easy is reminiscent of the soul-stirring Illusions by Richard Bach and the heart-warming The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari by Robert Sharma.

Ernie's latest completed creative work The Joy of Being Retired: 365 Reasons Why Retirement Is the Best Time of Your Life is designed to help retirees celebrate retirement instead of looking at it as something to be avoided. 


Ernie recently made the opening keynote speech How to Turn On Your Genius Machine at the Edmonton Toastmaster's 3-day District Convention.

KalDer, better known as The National Turkish Society for Quality, recently spent over $20,000 to bring Ernie to their 17th annual convention in Istanbul to speak about The Joy of Not Working to over 2,000 executives, scholars, and students.

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COPYRIGHT © 2017 by Ernie J. Zelinski
Author of The World's Second Best Retirement Book
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 I will do today
what others won't,
so I will have
tomorrow what
others don't.
— John Addison
No organization — government or
otherwise — can take great care of you in retirement.     Organizations aren't capable of this — only  you are!
— from Life's Secret Handbook

    OVER 310,000      COPIES SOLD 

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Surveys of seniors overwhelmingly      suggest that higher incomes don't drive satisfaction in   retirement. That said, there is a minimum
of income required to enjoy retirement.
— Dan Richards
I'm regularly asked     what my [retirement]  plan is, and I    deliberately don't have much of a plan. I've had lots of plans in my life and it might be nice to have a period      that is less planned.
— Malcolm Hamilton, Expert on Pensions 
& Retirement Planning

 The World's Second Best Retirement Book at

OVER 295,000      COPIES SOLD


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