Winning the War Againist Debt: Managing Your Personal Finances to Eliminate Debt [NOOK Book]

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How do you do the impossible? How do you get quickly out debt without paying more toward your debt than you currently are?

It's no accident that debt is a four-letter word. Many people find themselves struggling to keep their heads above water, drowning in debt up to their necks - but there is a way out! Business finance expert Lyman Rose reaches out to those in need of changing their financial situations but who can't afford to hire a ...
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Winning the War Againist Debt: Managing Your Personal Finances to Eliminate Debt

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Overview

How do you do the impossible? How do you get quickly out debt without paying more toward your debt than you currently are?

It's no accident that debt is a four-letter word. Many people find themselves struggling to keep their heads above water, drowning in debt up to their necks - but there is a way out! Business finance expert Lyman Rose reaches out to those in need of changing their financial situations but who can't afford to hire a full-time financial counselor. Winning the War Against Debt: Managing Your Personal Finances to Eliminate Debt is a hands-on guide that uses each aspect of personal finance to help you not only work your way out of your current debt but also avoid getting into future debt. From basic budgeting to investing, this book covers everything you need to know about personal finance and the tricks that creditors use to trap you into debt. These easy-to-use methods of budgeting and debt management will have you back in the black with a growing bank account sooner than you ever thought was possible!

You'll start saving your money right away, too - this book includes the software for "The Debtstacker, " a computer program that does what some financial advisors would charge you thousands of dollars to do - shows you exactly how to pay of your personal debt quickly without spending any more than you are right now. Take advantage of this important information and advice to help you become debt-free in record time!
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940000202388
  • Publisher: Cedar Fort, Incorporated/CFI Distribution
  • Publication date: 1/1/2007
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 267 KB

Table of Contents


Introduction     viii
Acknowledgments     xi
How do most people spell budget? S-p-e-n-d     1
So what can you put in a budget? Anything that will fit!     5
Form 1     11
Let's learn our ABCs and our 123s     13
Form 2     18
The fine art of check spreading: Budgeting when you don't know what's coming or when     19
Mr. Bill, Mr. Bill: Keeping track of bills     21
The time value of money     23
Insurance: Can you multiply by 10 or 11 or 12?     27
Social Security?     33
Withholding taxes: Whose money is it really?     35
Investments: Kiss your money hello or good-bye     39
Credit: The silent killer     43
Interest: What could be less interesting?     49
Penalties and fees can bring you to your knees     53
Retirement: The 2 for 1 special in reverse     57
Wills: Think you don't need one? You're dead wrong!     61
Mortgages: Till death do us part?     65
You've heard of stacking the deck, What about stacking the debt?     75
Summary     79
About the Author     81
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