When Richards and his wife did this exercise, they decided they had three major goals: 1. Fully fund their retirement accounts every year, 2. Fund their kids’ education accounts every year, 3. Save for a house. This was their one-page financial plan.
Not only is there little evidence this is true, the entire movement is largely funded and promoted by the financial services sector.Weaving together original reporting, interviews with experts, and studies from disciplines ranging from behavioral economics to retirement planning, Pound Foolish is a compassionate and compelling book that will change the way we think and talk about our money.
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Former host of CNBC’s daily personal finance show, “On the Money,” Ulrich offers a step-by-step guide on how to budget your monthly expenses, avoid the pitfalls of high credit card interest rates, and find the best way to pay off student loans.
Tom Ausfahl, 46, started thinking about changing his career to financial advisor a decade ago. He had a good job in commercial lending and corporate finance at a large foreign bank's Manhattan office, but he was interested in personal finance. So he started taking courses at New York University and worked toward earning his CFP designation.
The financial services field has been revolutionized in the last quarter of the twentieth century by the financial planning profession. So much has happened in so little time that it has been difficult to keep up with the events and key players that make up the world of financial planning. The History of Financial Planning is the first book to provide a comprehensive history of the profession.
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Ready, Read, Retire. Successful retirement is more than just achieving financial independence. It’s also about finding meaning and happiness in a new chapter of life, and maximizing the financial resources to fund this quest. These six books offer some great advice and practical tips on how to chart your own path.
The Wall Street Journal's personal-finance columnist, Jonathan Clements, updates his money guide every year, and the 2016 version is officially out. "Money Guide 2016" offers concise, easy-to-read chapters on just about every money-related topic out there, from retirement accounts and kiddie tax to student loans and today's real-estate market.
Plus, you'll read over 50 real-life stories from people just like you who have followed these principles and are now winning with their money. It is a plan designed for everyone, regardless of income or age. With The Total Money Makeover, you'll be able to: Design a sure-fire plan for paying off ALL debt. Recognize the 10 most dangerous money myths.