A book that delivers what it promises: Tips and Strategies to Survive and Prosper in the most difficult economy since the Great Depression. This book explores our complex relationship with money concentrating on accumulating more and spending less. It guides the reader through often confusing and treacherous financial options, instruments and decisions. The author makes complex financial matters understandable by using a jargon-free approach and zeroing in on the primary areas of opportunity for cutting expenses, increasing income and improving decisions. This is a straight-forward treatment of everything from foreclosure, debt and bankruptcy, to investments, career, and savings. Readers are encouraged to face reality, assess risk, initiate aggressive action, and change their relationship with money so they can lead more fulfilling, less stressful and more financially rewarding lives. Numerous "tips" are offered throughout the book which will surprise, inform or enlighten you. An excellent book for anyone who is interested in learning about taking charge of their finances.