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Personal finance issues can be overwhelming. Check out some of these titles on about saving money, handling your money, investing wisely, and more. These titles focus on some basics and beyond: spend less, save more, prioritize needs over wants, decide on a realistic spending plan/budget you can live with, ditch debt, be happy with what you have, invest easily and simply, and save for retirement on your terms.


50 simple steps you can take to disaster-proof your finances : how to plan ahead to protect yourself and your loved ones and survive any crisis Cover
Ilyce R. Glink
Author Ilyce Glink has this helpful guide for all those things you hope to get around to doing someday, but never do: getting your financial documents organized, getting your insurance up to date, diversifying your portfolio, setting financial rules for your children, estate issues, and more. She breaks down each chapter into easy-to-follow steps with helpful tips along the way.
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Oct 2, 2013
Be centsable : how to cut your household budget in half Cover
Chrissy Pate
Kristin McKee
Like most Americans, stay-at-home moms Chrissy Pate and Kristin McKee spent the lion's share of their budgets on what they assumed to be static costs such as groceries and utilities. But when using traditional couponing and cheapskate guides didn't help their budgets shrink by a dime, Pate and McKee decided to come up with their own way to save. - from Amazon.com
332.024 Pat
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Sep 24, 2013
Credit repair Cover
Robin Leonard
Margaret Reiter
A how-to guide for cleaning up credit reports, maintaining/improving credit scores, paying debt and building credit for the future, with forms to handle existing debts, avoid overspending, and deal with collection agencies. The 11th edition is completely updated with the latest legal developments.
332.743 Leo 2013
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Sep 23, 2013
Dave Ramsey's complete guide to money : the handbook of Financial Peace University Cover
Dave Ramsey
You may have heard Dave Ramsey on the radio. Learn everything he has to say about money in this simple guide.
332.024 Ram
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Sep 20, 2013
Doing more with less : the new way to wealth Cover
Bruce Piasecki
"Author Bruce Piaceski convincingly lays out the case for a return to frugality, providing relevant examples from his thirty years of experience as a management consultant and change agent."--Provided by publisher
332.024 Pia
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Sep 20, 2013
Don't spend your raise : and 59 other money rules you can't afford to break Cover
Dara Duguay
This book may be older, but the advice it contains is timeless. Author Dara Duguay offers such tips as: learn from your parents, don't try to keep up with the Joneses, never make a significant purchase on the first trip to the store, never get a car loan for longer than three years, never go to a credit repair clinic, and more.
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Oct 2, 2013
Lighten up : love what you have, have what you need, be happier with less Cover
Peter Walsh
"Lighten Up" offers a road map to creating a less-is-more life, and teaches readers how a life of less can actually be a life of great abundance. Features three audits designed to instigate life changes: a financial audit combined with assessments of the physical junk filling your homes and the emotional junk causing tension in your life.
332.024 Wal
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Sep 24, 2013
Smart and simple financial strategies for busy people Cover
Jane Bryant Quinn
Jane Bryant Quinn offers money management the No Worry way, choosing from the best financial ideas and products available today to give you all you need to create a successful and long-lasting financial plan.
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Oct 2, 2013
Smart guide to planning for retirement Cover
Mike Robbins
Author Mike Robbins clearly and concisely goes over issues facing retirees--from social security to pensions, from IRAs to 401ks, and threats to retirement--to help you plan your future.
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Oct 2, 2013
Stop acting rich : --and start living like a real millionaire Cover
Thomas J Stanley
Thomas J Stanley is known for studying millionaires and their habits. Learn how you can stop acting rich and live like a millionaire; the typical "millionaire next door" lives a fairly frugal lifestyle--that's how he got rich!
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Sep 20, 2013
The $100 startup : reinvent the way you make a living, do what you love, and create a new future Cover
Chris Guillebeau
Still in his early thirties, Chris Guillebeau has traveled around the world--and yet he's never held a "real job" or earned a regular paycheck. Rather, he has a genius for turning ideas into income, and he uses what he earns both to support his life of adventure and to give back. In preparing to write this book, Chris identified 1,500 individuals who have built businesses earning $50,000 or more from a modest investment, and he's focused on the 50 most intriguing case studies. --From publisher description
658.11 Gui
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Oct 1, 2013
The 60 minute money workout : an easy step-by-step guide to getting your finances into shape Cover
Ellie Kay
Financial transformation in just one hour a week! This one-hour-a-week program will help you be financially stronger and smarter, changing your quality of life.
332.024 Kay
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Oct 1, 2013
The little book of common sense investing : the only way to guarantee your fair share of market returns Cover
John C Bogle
John Bogle is the founder of investment house Vanguard. His simple, folksy style of writing is very accessible, and he explains clearly how you can easily make great investment choices with the funds in your 401k, IRA, or other accounts.
332.6327 Bog
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Sep 20, 2013
The new frugality : how to consume less, save more, and live better Cover
Chris Farrell
Chris Farrell is the economics editor for public radio's "Marketplace Money," and has written this clear, concise guide to living a great life on less--and what to do with the money you save by living more simply.
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Sep 20, 2013
You can retire young! : how to retire in your 40s or 50s without being rich Cover
Larry A Ferstenou
If your goal is to retire before 60, this book is for you. Author Larry Ferstenou retired at age 42, even though his family’s overall income averaged less than $50,000 per year. You can do it too! This no-nonsense guide focuses on retirement in your 40s or 50s and reveals the strategies essential for a comfortable retirement at any age.--from Amazon.com
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Oct 1, 2013
Your money or your life : 9 steps to transforming your relationship with money and achieving financial independence Cover
Vicki Robin
In an age of great economic uncertainty when everyone is concerned about money and how they spend what they have, this new edition of the bestselling Your Money or Your Life is an essential read. With updated resources, an easy-to-use index, and anecdotes and examples particularly relevant today.--from Amazon.com
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Oct 1, 2013
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Ilyce R. Glink
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Mike Robbins
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Chrissy Pate
Kristin McKee
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Thomas J Stanley
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Robin Leonard
Margaret Reiter
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Chris Guillebeau
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Dave Ramsey
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Ellie Kay
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Bruce Piasecki
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Chris Farrell
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Peter Walsh
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