George S. Clason

About the author


George S. Clason is an American author. He was born in Louisiana, Missouri and attended the University of Nebraska. He served in the United States Army during the Spanish American war. He was the first to publish a road atlas of the United States and Canada. He was best known for writing a series of informational pamphlets about being thrifty and how to achieve financial success. He coined the phrase “Pay yourself first.”