Synopses & Reviews
Smart Tips on setting up a realistic budget that works for your individual circumstances
Smart Ways to stick to your budget, establish savings, invest wisely, and develop good credit
Smart Advice on overcoming previous credit problems, choosing the right bank, and finding a trustworthy broker or accountant
- Smart Advice on the most effective ways to take control, plan ahead, and stop living paycheck to paycheck
- Smart Tips for getting the best rates on credit cards, buying or leasing a car, and purchasing a home
- Smart Insights on maximizing your health and life insurance benefits, reducing your taxes, and ensuring that your estate goes to your heirs rather than to the government
- Quick reading and easy referencing with a comprehensive index and loads of sidebars and tables
Alfred and Emily Glossbrenner have written more than fifty books together, including Online Resources for Business and Making More Money on the Internet. They live in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Featuring an illustrated format, this easy reference covers the basics of personal finance, including setting a budget, savings, investing, and credit.
Table of Contents
Taking Control of Your Personal Finances.
Shopping for a Bank.
Credit Cards and Credit Reports.
Buying or Leasing a Car.
Putting a Roof Over Your Head.
Health, Life, and Disability Insurance.
How to Think About Investing.
Saving for College and Retirement.
Taxes: How to Cope.
Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning.