Get a Financial Grip

It shows how your money can work for you and give you the best odds of breaking the link between work and income.This is not just another text on financial and investment theory, it is a practical, specific and life-changing plan to propel ...

Get a Financial Grip

Pete Wargent used shares, index funds and investment property to become a millionaire at the age of 33 and quit fulltime work. This book is a detailed plan for achieving financial freedom at any age by taking control of your finances and implementing a holistic financial strategy. The global financial crisis has seen us living through times of great volatility and uncertainty. Many people have been forced to endure periods of unemployment, housing has become almost unaffordable and it seems that the concept of a job for life is a thing of the past. It is more important than ever that we create a sustainable lifestyle and have a financial plan that is not totally reliant on a job and a salary. Get a Financial Grip looks at the psychology and mindset of success as well as looking at the asset classes that can be used to attain the leverage and returns to achieve financial goals. The author presents a comprehensive, but easy to understand plan for building and balancing a portfolio for generating wealth through compound growth. It shows how your money can work for you and give you the best odds of breaking the link between work and income. This is not just another text on financial and investment theory, it is a practical, specific and life-changing plan to propel your finances to a level you may never have believed possible. It's a simple plan for achieving financial freedom; offering you the chance to live the life you choose.

Get a Financial Grip

Pete Wargent used shares, index funds and investment property to become a millionaire at the age of 33 and quit fulltime work.

Get a Financial Grip

Pete Wargent used shares, index funds and investment property to become a millionaire at the age of 33 and quit fulltime work. His new book is a detailed plan for achieving financial freedom at any age by taking control of your finances and implementing a holistic financial strategy. The global financial crisis has seen us living through times of great volatility and uncertainty. Many people have been forced to endure periods of unemployment, housing has become almost unaffordable and it seems that the concept of a job for life is a thing of the past. It is more important than ever that we create a sustainable lifestyle and have a financial plan that is not totally reliant on a job and a salary. Get a Financial Grip looks at the psychology and mindset of success as well as looking at the asset classes that can be used to attain the leverage and returns to achieve financial goals. The author presents a comprehensive, but easy to understand plan for building and balancing a portfolio for generating wealth.

Get a Financial Grip

As I have noted, it does not necessarily take a high salary to build wealth, only a level of financial education, some discipline and patience. Therefore, it is important to grasp from this chapter the principles of wealth creation.

Get a Financial Grip

Pete Wargent used shares, index funds and investment property to become a millionaire at the age of 33 and quit fulltime work. His new book is a detailed plan for achieving financial freedom at any age by taking control of your finances and implementing a holistic financial strategy. The global financial crisis has seen us living through times of great volatility and uncertainty. Many people have been forced to endure periods of unemployment, housing has become almost unaffordable and it seems that the concept of a job for life is a thing of the past. It is more important than ever that we create a sustainable lifestyle and have a financial plan that is not totally reliant on a job and a salary. Get a Financial Grip looks at the psychology and mindset of success as well as looking at the asset classes that can be used to attain the leverage and returns to achieve financial goals. The author presents a comprehensive, but easy to understand plan for building and balancing a portfolio for generating wealth through compound growth. It shows how your money can work for you and give you the best odds of breaking the link between work and income. This is not just another text on financial and investment theory, it is a practical, specific and life-changing plan to propel your finances to a level you may never have believed possible. It’s a simple plan for achieving financial freedom; offering you the chance to live the life you choose.

Finance for the People

With her holistic approach you’ll learn how to: • root out your unconscious beliefs about money • untangle the mental and emotional burden of student loans to pay them off • use a gratitude practice to help you think differently ...

Finance for the People

An illustrated, practical guide to navigating your financial life, no matter your financial situation We are all weird about money. Whether you have a lot or a little, your feelings and beliefs about money have been shaped by a combination of silence (or even shame) around talking about money, personal experiences, family and societal expectations, and a whole big complex system rigged against many of us from the start. Begin with that baseline premise and it’s no surprise so many of us find it so difficult to save enough money (but way too easy to get trapped in ballooning credit card debt), emotionally draining to deal with student loans, and nearly impossible to understand the esoteric world of investing. Unlike most personal finance books that focus on skills and behaviors, FINANCE FOR THE PEOPLE asks you to examine your beliefs and experiences around money—blending extremely practical exercises with mindfulness, and including more than 50 illustrations and diagrams to make the concepts accessible (and even fun). With deep insider expertise from years spent in many different corners of the financial industry, Paco de Leon is a friendly, approachable, and wise guide who invites readers to change their relationship with money. With her holistic approach you’ll learn how to: • root out your unconscious beliefs about money • untangle the mental and emotional burden of student loans to pay them off • use a gratitude practice to help you think differently about spending • break out of the debt cycle and begin building wealth This book is for anyone who feels unseen, ignored, or bored to death by the way personal finances are approached and taught, and is ready to go on a journey of self-discovery and step into their financial power.

Thrifty Girl Kicks Your Financial Butt

"How can I work my tail off 40+ hours a week and have nothing to show for it?" you ask. Thrifty Girl says, "Don't get your panties in a knot!" The second edition of this book gives you everything you need to get a grip on your finances.

Thrifty Girl Kicks Your Financial Butt

Where the hell does it all go? "How can I work my tail off 40+ hours a week and have nothing to show for it?" you ask. Thrifty Girl says, "Don't get your panties in a knot!" This book gives you everything you need to get a grip on your finances. Do you worry 24/7 about money? Struggle paycheck to paycheck? Blow more than you will ever make? Start to perspire when your credit card bill arrives? Feel guilty that your savings account is nonexistent? Think you'll be stuck renting 'til hell freezes over? Thrifty Girl can help! In this book, you'll learn step-by-step how to light a fire under your ass-organize your finances, set goals, tackle debt and live the life of a thrifty girl forever. Consider yourself warned-this personal finance book will change your life!

Forever Broke

This book was written primarily for high school students, university students, and recent graduates. However, mature adults alike will surely find value in this book. For each person reading this, this is a call to action.

Forever Broke

"A must read for anyone looking to set themselves up for a prosperous financial future" "This should be mandatory reading for millennials everywhere" Do you want to work until you die? That's the reality many will face, because for decades our education system has been churning out herds of financially illiterate graduates, many who will never be able to entertain the thought of retirement. You need to become a millionaire. Becoming one will require discipline and a greater than average understanding of money. The curriculum simply doesn't cover some of the most basic and relevant information a person needs to build and maintain a decent life in today's world. It's almost as if it's expected that people somehow magically acquire the knowledge needed to understand and plan their financial matters both present and future. This book was written primarily for high school students, university students, and recent graduates. However, mature adults alike will surely find value in this book. For each person reading this, this is a call to action. For all of you young people out there, take responsibility for your life and make learning about money and finance a mission of yours. If you don't, you'll likely be forever broke. Finance made easy Written with the reader in mind, this book is an introduction for those wanting to learn the essentials of personal finance and investing. Don't think that because it's a finance book it will be packed with lengthy essays on financial theory. In fact, this book is quite the opposite. It was written for anyone with any background. It simplifies the intimidating and complex world of finance, and shows you how you can take control of your money. Reading this book is an investment in YOU. What you'll learn about: The Time Value of Money Interest Rates Annuities Credit cards, debit cards, credit ratings, lines of credit Mortgages The Home Buying Process Rent vs. Buy Cars Types of Business Organizations Stocks & Bonds Investing Inflation Personal Finance Mutual Funds, Index Funds, & ETFs Self-Directed Investing Bank Accounts & GICs RRSPs & TFSAs Financial Planning Retirement Planning in Canada Saving & Budgeting Spend less than you earn, pay down high-interest debt, and most importantly - start investing early!

What s Your Financial Game Plan

How To Get The Best Out Of Your Money? This personal finance book by Neala Okuromade helps millennials get a grip on their financial future. What's Your Financial Gameplan?

What s Your Financial Game Plan

This title shows how we, as individuals, can foolproof our financial gameplan, whatever that might be.

From Here to Financial Happiness

From Here to Financial Happiness navigates those turbulent waters better than anything I've come across: read, enjoy and profit." —WILLIAM BERNSTEIN, author, The Four Pillars of Investing "If you suspect you would benefit from a private ...

From Here to Financial Happiness

Just 77 days to a happier, more prosperous life! From Here to Financial Happiness is the day-by-day guide for anyone dreaming of a better life. Whether you’re dealing with debt, uncertain about retirement or simply want to get a grip on your finances, this book can put you on the road to happiness with a simple 11-week journey. Just 5-10 minutes a day to think about money, your habits, your goals, and your dreams. What steps can you take today to get your finances on track? What bad habits, bad investments, and misconceptions should you let go of? This book is packed with 77 days’ worth of real, actionable guidance for getting your money right—for good. It’s not an investment scheme, not extreme couponing, not something else to add to your daily to-do list. Instead, it’s about changing you—and the way you handle and think about money—so you can start building the life of your dreams. The next 11 weeks will be a revelation: Some days you’ll learn about finance, other days you’ll learn about yourself. Many days, you will be given a concrete list of things to do—right at that moment—to start steering your financial situation onto the right path. Learn how to stack the financial odds in your favor Amass savings for retirement, the children’s college or that next financial emergency Change your perspective on money and its role in your life Get your financial house in order—and keep it that way A better life is possible. You do have the power to change things for the better. From Here to Financial Happiness is your personal roadmap to financial freedom.

Get a Grip on Your Money

A course on managing personal finances designed for teens' individual or classroom use. Emphasis is on using principles in budgeting, writing a resume, and applying for a job.

Get a Grip on Your Money

A course on managing personal finances designed for teens' individual or classroom use. Emphasis is on using principles in budgeting, writing a resume, and applying for a job.

Four Green Houses and a Red Hotel

In my 2012 book Get a Financial Grip I discussed in some detail the choice of asset classes, and recognised that while investing exclusively in either property or shares can have the benefit of allowing you to become a specialist, ...

Four Green Houses and a Red Hotel

Four Green Houses, and a Red Hotel provides new and experienced investors with a specific state by state guide to the best property investments for future wealth. Successful investment often mirrors a game of Monopoly – winners keep their expenses low and continue to acquire prime investments over time. Financial expert and author Pete Wargent, provides simple and effective strategies for acquiring wealth through property and a holistic financial plan, which includes share investment. The economic instability since the financial crisis and the volatility of investment markets have made investment a daunting prospect for many Australians. With interest rates cut to record lows, consumer confidence is growing and investors are coming back to the market in droves; albeit with a thirst for information on new property strategies and markets. Four Green Houses, and a Red Hotel is an up-to-date look at each of the capital cities in Australia and the best investments in property and shares in each state.

Labor Relations in the Public Sector

These jurisdictions may have defaulted on their debt instruments and current accounts payable, laid off employees, turned hat-in-hand to their state governments for bailouts, and taken other steps to get a financial grip, ...

Labor Relations in the Public Sector

Since publication of the fourth edition of Labor Relations in the Public Sector, public sector unions have encountered strong headwinds in many parts of the U.S. Membership is falling in some jurisdictions, public opinion has shifted against the unions, and political forces are leaning against them. Retaining the structure that made the previous editions so popular, this fifth edition incorporates a complete round of updates, particularly sections on recent trends in membership figures, new legislation, and new politics as they influence bargaining rights. See What’s New in the Fifth Edition: Up to date examination and analysis of public sector labor relations and collective bargaining Important changes in the public labor relations and unionization landscape Updated analysis of the financial and human resource outcomes of collective bargaining in the public sector Collective bargaining institutions and processes in government Completely updated in terms of the scholarly and professional literature and relevant events, the new edition identifies and explains the implications of the new collective bargaining environment, including financial and human resource management issues and outcomes. As in previous editions, collective bargaining and labor relations are addressed at all levels of government, with comparisons to the private and nonprofit sectors. Designed to be classroom friendly, it includes discussions of the most recent literature and case studies as well as end-of-chapter assignments and quizzes. Practical tips and advice are offered for those engaged in collective bargaining and labor relations.

Finance Grow Your New Business

This book outlines all the ways to raise capital and then make it work for you!

Finance   Grow Your New Business

Learn how to grow your small business using sound financial planning. Entrepreneurs need to know how to measure the effectiveness of their operations, human resources and marketing in order to pinpoint inefficiencies and maximize profits. This book outlines all the ways to raise capital and then make it work for you!

The Cornerstone of Personal Finance

If any of these scenarios fits your situation, this is the book for you. "The Cornerstone of Personal Finance" is designed to allow you to learn what you need to know at your own pace.

The Cornerstone of Personal Finance

Have you ever wished that you knew more about personal finance such as taxes, insurance, and investments? Have you ever felt like your finances were out of control but didn't know what to do to get a grip? Have you ever thought there was something that you should be doing to prepare for your family's financial future but just didn't know what? Do you want to learn more about personal finance, but find that when you try to read books and magazines, or take classes, you are unable to keep up? If any of these scenarios fits your situation, this is the book for you. "The Cornerstone of Personal Finance" is designed to allow you to learn what you need to know at your own pace. It is designed to be a comprehensive review of personal financial issues as well as a focused learning opportunity that targets the areas of personal finance that are most important for individuals in five different stages of life. Whether you have one week or one weekend to dedicate to expanding your knowledge about personal finance, this book will ensure that your time is well spent.

Ministry of Justice financial management

We have made quite a lot of changes in Sir Suma Chakrabarti : We have the specifications . ... how we can ensure that the arm's length bodies work could contribute to “ better financial management all have sufficient financial grip .

Ministry of Justice financial management

The Ministry has improved its financial management since the Committee's last report in January 2011 (HC 574, ISBN 9780215556042). Many of the Ministry's processes have improved, including modelling and forecasting, but the Ministry has not achieved significant improvements in the delivery of key financial outcomes and therefore has much still to do. The most serious issue is the Ministry's inability to report its financial affairs on a timely and accurate basis. The Ministry's own resource accounts for 2010-11 were delivered late and there were significant problems with the accounts produced by two of its major arm's length bodies, the Legal Services Commission and HM Courts Service's Trust Statement. The Ministry faces significant accounting challenges for the 2011-12 financial year, due to the required earlier publication of the accounts. The Ministry needs to break the cycle of continuing failure to produce accurate and timely accounts. It also faces considerable challenges in meeting its tough spending review commitments, but without a full understanding of its costs, the Ministry risks unnecessarily cutting frontline services, which are critical to the poorest in the community, rather than ensuring savings are achieved through genuine efficiencies. Maximising the income it obtains will help the Ministry and fine collection is improving, but it is being outpaced by the growth in fines outstanding. Excellent financial management is critical to the Ministry's future success as it seeks to achieve significant efficiency gains while coping with workload pressures, such as increases in the prison population, that are largely outside its control.

Valleys and Victories

Men will be nice to you in the beginning to get you into their grasp. During the courtship. Once they feel they have an emotional grip or a financial grip on you, they will show their true nature. When a man shows any type of sign of ...

Valleys and Victories

The reason why I wrote this book is to assist women of all culture and races with some form of knowledge of how to cope in the valleys of life. I hope women will learn from my mistakes and do it better. I am not a saint or self-righteous. My hope is that they will get to know Christ in an intimate way, because if women have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, their lives will become better. They will have a better survival rate than someone who is on their own and has no one. The bad things that people do to you, God turns it around in your favor. God has a purpose for all our lives. He is always working behind the scenes. When people come against you, God allowed it because it is all in his plan to work the kinks out of you and to take the bad parts of you to make you better. Life sometimes is not fair, but it is serving his plan to create you to be better, stronger, wiser, self-assured, and direct you into his purpose for your life. God intended it for good when he use the Judas of your life. It was hurtful to me when people ostracized me, lied on me, betrayed me, etc. It made me stronger, wiser, nonjudgmental, humbled me and gave me empathy for others. Everything serves a purpose in your life. Stay strong, keep the faith, trust God, stay prayerful, decree and declare great things for your life. Believe and see those great things, for your life is happening even if it is not physically in existence (Hebrews 11:1). Never give up, for if you keep on moving and doing the right things, you will someday succeed and be victorious over your obstacles in your life. God is giving you strength by allowing adversities to come into your life. Your adversities come, not to destroy you, but to push you further into God's great plan for your life. This is my life lesson learned, and Christ was guiding me the whole time. "Yea I walk through the valley of the shadow of death. I will fear no evil: For thou are with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me" (Psalm 23:4).

Break Down Your Money

In Break Down Your Money, she delivers on that promise so eloquently with the kind of bite-size information and entertaining flair that makes her a TV standout. This is one money book you won't want to put down.

Break Down Your Money

Praise for Break Down Your Money "Tracy Byrnes writes like she speaks on FOX-clearly, passionately, and yes, lovingly. She is that rare expert who helps enrich your portfolio and your soul. You can do both, and Tracy shows you how. Others talk about what your goals should be. For the first time, finally, someone who shows you how to reach them in finances, and in life." —Neil Cavuto, FOX News Channel, FOX Business Network "Break Down Your Money is unique-smart, wisecracking market insights. You'll learn and laugh, a lot." —Dan Colarusso, Managing Editor, Conde Nast Portfolio.com "Tracy Byrnes is truly one of the best at helping investors get a grip on their finances. In Break Down Your Money, she delivers on that promise so eloquently-with the kind of bite-size information and entertaining flair that makes her a TV standout. This is one money book you won't want to put down." —Jennifer Openshaw, author, The Millionaire Zone, host of ABC Radio's Winning Advice "Being in the financial business, I have read plenty of books about the markets, and would never use the word 'fun' to describe any of them. Until now. Tracy paints a colorful picture of the markets. Her book is an entertaining, well-informed, fun read for the expert and the novice alike." —Steven Grasso, Floor Governor at the NYSE, Managing Director, Stuart Frankel & Co. "Tracy offers a comprehensive walk through the basics of finance in an easy-to-understand manner. A great read!" —Todd Harrison, founder and CEO, Minyanville Publishing and Multimedia, LLC "As a money manager, university professor, financial writer, and frequent media guest, I am constantly challenged with the objective of explaining complex concepts to an audience that is trained to focus on sound bites and instant messages. You have to boil down these complex concepts to a quick and digestible form accented by down-to-earth language and humor when necessary. Tracy Byrnes has accomplished these goals in Break Down Your Money and, in the process, makes learning about financial and money management more enjoyable to the reader. I wholeheartedly recommend Break Down Your Money to readers of all ages and investment skill levels." —Scott R. Rothbort, founder and President, LakeView Asset Management, LLC, Professor of Finance, Stillman School of Business, Seton Hall University, founder and Manager, TheFinanceProfessor.com "Tracy has a unique knack of explaining the market to folks who are not 'in the market.' It is really a wonderful gift. A must-read for anyone wanting to invest and who is too overwhelmed to dive in." —John Layfield, CEO, Layfield Energy, and, as WWE wrestler John "Bradshaw" Layfield, the longest reigning World Champion in SmackDown history

Hey Big Spender get an emotional grip

Example 1: If you believe there's no way out of your financial situation, you'll feel worried and unable to think straight, forever feeling wrapped up inthe anxiety of itall.As a result, you'll continue to make matters worse, ...

Hey Big Spender  get an emotional grip

Hey Big Spender is not saying to never to emotionally or impulse spend again as this is unreal. But is saying you can rein your spending habits in and have more money, confidence and contentment in the process. The intentions of this book are to; Gear you up with common sense spending skills, for you to simply integrate into your daily lifestyle. Then you can reach the end of your day in pocket. Teach you secrets about your relationship with money, that up until reading this book you were totally unaware of. Hey Big Spenders authentic approach is proving to make a BIG difference in many people's lives. You need this book if you are uncontrollably shopping and spending money and just can't stop or if simply want savvier spending skills. Are you earning a lemonade wage, but living it up on a bubbly champagne lifestyle Perhaps your easily seduced by consumerism and need to build your NO muscle Maybe you simply want to fatten your empty wallet/purse Or do you want to get to grips with the powerful emotions that trigger you to spend, once and for all. This book is made up of (1) authentic stories (2) powerful behaviour change tools (3) coaching strategies to move your money and life on. Also included is Hey Big Spenders unique RED Dot Shopping strategy, which is proving to reduce weekly spending by up to a third! I had no idea how much money I was wasting; all I knew was that it ran out fast. After one week of RED Dot shopping, I had £100 left. Michelle H