Presents the play, Get set to save, by Mildred Hard and Noel McQueen in which a group of high school students find the operation of a school savings program a wonderful outlet for energies previously expended in promoting costly entertainment.
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Do you lay awake at night wondering how you’ll ever pay for the kids’ college or be able to retire? Do you toss and turn trying to figure out how to make ends meet? Managing Your Money Online For Dummies is your guide to making the most of online resources to make the most of your money. It’s a “get rich slow” scheme. Most of today’s millionaires don’t earn millions a year, didn’t inherit a bundle, and didn’t win the lottery. They simply spent less than they made and managed and invested the difference. You can join their ranks and sleep at night when you discover how to use Internet tools and resources to: Give yourself an online financial makeover Determine your net worth and devise your financial strategies Set up a budget and track your income and expenses Take advantage of online banking and bill-paying Find the best CD rates, online broker, and credit card for you Written by Kathleen Sindell, Author of Investing For Dummies, Managing Your Money Online For Dummies links you to priceless advice to help you: Calculate how much you need to save for retirement, how much mortgage you can afford, should you pay off debt, or are you adequately insured Handle overwhelming debt and correct errors on your credit report Comparison shop for a car (new or used), house and mortgage, insurance, and more Avoid the top 10 ways people waste money Save with online rebates, promotional discounts, coupons, special sales, or special offers Secure your data and protect your identify and your computer Do estate planning—now that you’ll have an estate Best of all, with you Managing Your Money Online For Dummies you won’t just save money and hassle, you’ll save time and manage your gradually accumulating riches at your convenience!
Money is the main concern for most people approaching retirement as their income is likely to have to last for a long time and keep up with inflation. Some people have savings to draw on, others only have a basic pension which is not enough to fund the lifestyle they had hoped for. Your Savings: How to plan ahead, assess your savings and budget will help you to prepare for retirement or, if you have already retired, it will show you how to make the best of what you have, drawing your attention to some of the provisions that could have a bearing on your immediate or long term plans. It covers everything from taking early retirement and understanding company pension schemes to finding ways to boost your retirement income and deal with unavoidable outgoings. By spelling out the facts in clear, accessible language, this essential guide will help you to make your money work for you so that you will get the most out of your retirement.
Presented in a clear-cut, logically organized format, an essential handbook for financial planning offers advice about financial concerns; worksheets for organizing budgets, insurance needs, and retirement plans; and guidance on using credit, accumulating assets, and more. Reprint.
A Sister's Guide to Healing Your Bank Account and Funding Your Dreams in 7 Simple Steps
Author: Glinda Bridgforth
Publisher: Crown Business
Category: Business & Economics
If you’re tired of feeling powerless over your finances and are ready to start funding your dreams, then come on girl–it’s time to get your money straight! Author and financial expert Glinda Bridgforth knows that healthy money management is rarely just about dollars–it’s about getting to the root of why we spend what we do and recognizing the emotional and cultural issues that play out in our unhealthy financial habits. Girl, Get Your Money Straight! presents her seven-step program for holistic financial healing–an upbeat, empowering road map that you can use to identify your heart’s desires, break away from negative spending patterns, pay off outstanding debts, develop a spending plan, conquer the checkbook blues, and create new wealth. Filled with Bridgforth’s warmhearted wisdom and advice, and complete with worksheets exercises, affirmations, and inspiring stories of African American women who have found financial peace of mind, Girl, Get Your Money Straight! is a fresh, fun, and eminently practical guide to healing your bank account and building a life that you love.