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Getting on the MoneyTrack

Rob Black, Pam Krueger (Foreword by)

ISBN: 978-0-471-77993-3 January 2006 208 Pages


Don't miss the PBS series MoneyTrack with financial expert Rob Black

"A true financial reality and investor education series featuring real people with real-life problems and solutions. . . . Well worth watching."
—Humberto Cruz, LA Times

In today's unpredictable financial world, achieving and maintaining financial security is a major concern for many people. Getting on the MoneyTrack shows you how to make the right financial decisions for you and your family. It provides a blueprint of what you need to do to ensure a well-funded life and covers topics such as:

  • Common money management mistakes and how to avoid them
  • How to get and stay out of debt
  • New ways to work
  • Investing in real estate
  • Financial planning essentials for couples
  • How to raise money-savvy kids
  • The best ways to save for college
  • Retirement

Filled with in-depth insights and practical advice, Getting on the MoneyTrack provides an accessible and honest look at how you can improve your financial well-being.

Foreword by Pam Krueger.

Chapter 1: Getting Started.

Chapter 2: Smart Couples and Money. 

Chapter 3: Debt.

Chapter 4: Home Sweet Home.

Chapter 5: Reverse Mortgages.

Chapter 6: Raising Fiscally Responsible Children.

Chapter 7: The College Years.

Chapter 8: The Financial Realities of Retirement.

Chapter 9: Stocks and Investing.

Chapter 10: Getting Started with Bonds.

Chapter 11: Getting Started with Mutual Funds.

Chapter 12: Other Types of Funds.  

Chapter 13: Strategies, Tips, Hints, and More.

Chapter 14. Ethical Investing.