Personal Finance and Investing
The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom
Practical and Spiritual Steps So You Can Stop Worrying
Paperback ISBN: 030734584x
The best-selling author of The Courage to Be Rich offers an updated new guide to financial success that shows readers how to obtain control over their money through changing their spending habits; how to understand investments, retirement, insurance, and credit; and how to gain true financial freedom. Original. 100,000 first printing.
Fooled By Randomness
The Hidden Role Of Chance In Life And In The Markets
Paperback ISBN: 0812975219
The founder of a trading firm and risk management organization argues that randomness and probability have a profound influence on human life, as well as the consistent inability of humans to recognize that role, and explains how to differentiate between randomness in general and the financial markets in particular. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
The IRS Problem Solver
From Audits to Assessments--How to Solve Your Tax Problems and Keep the IRS Off Your Back
Paperback ISBN: 0060533455
A tax litigation specialist presents a comprehensive guide on how to deal effectively with the most common IRS problems taxpayers face, covering everything from return errors to IRS mistakes to tax audits.
How to Get Started in the Real Estate Appraisal Business
Paperback ISBN: 0071463232
Your step-by-step guide success as a real estate appraiser Real estate appraisers are in high demand and top earners can make a bundle. Whether you seek a full-time profession or a flexible part-time job,How to Get Started in the Real Estate Appraisal Business provides all the inside information to start making money, now. Add value to your career as you: - Prepare for the tests and get licensed - Find a mentor to help you get on your feet - Choose between residential and commercial appraising - Drum up business with proven networking and marketing techniques - Make top dollar as an analyst - Acquire the continuing education you need for long-term success - Choose between residential and commercial appraising This handy guide also includes a glossary of vital terms, sample appraisal forms, and coverage of important licensing and legal regulations. Full of actionable advice, step-by-step guidance, and real-world insight, How to Get Started in the Real Estate Appraisal Business gets into the business-and heading to the top.
When Genius Failed
The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management
Paperback ISBN: 0375758259
A distinguished financial journalist chronicles the dramatic rise and fall of Long Term Capital Management, a hundred-billion-dollar hedge fund that had to be rescued from collapse by the controversial Federal Reserve buyout, and the implications of the high-stakes financial manipulatons. Reprint. 100,000 first printing.
Soros on Soros
Staying Ahead of the Curve
Paperback ISBN: 0471119776
This interview offers insight into the little-known personal and professional life of the reknown investor who is also a major philanthropist, describing his early family life, his years as a "Guru in Training," and the founding of The Quantum Fund
Foreclosure Investing for Dummies
Paperback ISBN: 0470122188
With the housing bubble of the past few years bursting and interest rates on the rise, there has been an upsurge in the number of foreclosures across the country, creating many opportunities for profit. But investing in real estate foreclosure[s?] can be a tough job, especially when a negative stigma is attached. How do you make money while preserving your morals and trust? Foreclosure Investing For Dummies shows you how to invest in foreclosures ethically without being accused of stealing homes from “little old ladies.” This step-by-step guide helps you thoroughly research property, find the best opportunities, purchase foreclosures, and avoid misleading distressed homeowners. This book doesn’t promise quick profits through minimal work, but it will provide you with invaluable information to become a successful investor, including: - Identifying opportunities and understanding risks - Obtaining information, tools, support, and resources - Locating properties prior to foreclosure - Assisting homeowners through the foreclosure process - Acquiring properties below market value prior to the auction - Buying property at an auction, from lending institutions, and government agencies - Repairing, renovating, and selling or leasing property This book provides tips and strategies for refinancing your property and maximizing your profits. It also gives you advice on how to assist homeowners, have them work with you, and common mistakes you should avoid. It’s time to go out and make the most of foreclosure investing, and with Foreclosure Investing For Dummies by your side, your hard work and devotion will bring tons of success!
What Do you Need for the Rest of Your Life, and What Will It Cost?
Paperback ISBN: 0743270320
Describes how the author successfully secured his family's financial future by changing jobs and moving halfway across the country, sharing the stories of numerous baby boomers that offer insight into achieving key financial goals. By the author of Breaking Eighty. Reprint.
Smart Couples Finish Rich
9 Steps to Creating a Rich Future for You and Your Partner
Paperback ISBN: 0767904842
The best-selling author of Smart Women Finish Rich introduces a nine-step program to help couples overcome and prevent financial problems, examining the unique challenges of joint-finance ventures and explaining how couples of all ages and tax brackets can build a secure financial future. Reprint.