Your Money: The Missing Manual by J. D. RothYour Money: The Missing Manual by J. D. Roth

Your Money: The Missing Manual

byJ. D. Roth

Paperback | March 21, 2010

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Keeping your financial house in order is more important than ever. But how do you deal with expenses, debt, taxes, and retirement without getting overwhelmed? This book points the way. It's filled with the kind of practical guidance and sound insights that makes J.D. Roth's a critically acclaimed source of personal-finance advice.

You won't find any get-rich-quick schemes here, just sensible advice for getting the most from your money. Even if you have perfect credit and no debt, you'll learn ways to make your rosy financial situation even better.

  • Get the info you need to make sensible decisions on saving, spending, and investing
  • Learn the best ways to setandachieve financial goals
  • Set up a realistic budget framework and learn how to track expenses
  • Discover proven methods to help you eliminate debt
  • Understand how to use credit wisely
  • Win big by making smart decisions on your home and other big-ticket items
  • Learn how to get the most from your investments by avoiding rash decisions
  • Decide how -- and how much -- to save for retirement

J.D. Rothis an accidental personal-finance expert--a regular guy who found himself deep in debt. After deciding to turn his life around, he read everything he could about money and finance. In 2006, he started the award-winning websiteGet Rich Slowly, whichMoney Magazinenamed the Web's most inspiring personal-finance blog. Over the pas...
Title:Your Money: The Missing ManualFormat:PaperbackDimensions:338 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.8 inPublished:March 21, 2010Publisher:O'Reilly MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0596809409

ISBN - 13:9780596809409


Table of Contents

The Missing Credits Introduction Part I: Blueprint for Financial Prosperity Chapter 1: It's More Important to Be Happy Than to Be Rich Chapter 2: The Road to Wealth Is Paved with Goals Chapter 3: "Budget" Is Not a Four-Letter Word Chapter 4: Defeating Debt Part II: Laying the Foundation Chapter 5: The Magic of Thinking Small Chapter 6: How to Make More Money Chapter 7: Banking for Fun and Profit Chapter 8: Using Credit Wisely Chapter 9: Sweating the Big Stuff Chapter 10: House and Home Chapter 11: Death and Taxes Part III: Building a Rich Life Chapter 12: An Intro to Personal Investing Chapter 13: Retirement: The Final Frontier Chapter 14: Friends and Family

Editorial Reviews

<p><em>Your Money: The Missing Manual</em> a good, basic manual on learning how to manage your money in such a way that it doesn't consume you. </p> <p>-- Miranda Marquit, </p>