DescriptionAre you sick of living from payday to payday? Do you wish for a secure financial future? Are you always asking yourself ‘Where has my money gone?'
Packed with practical tools and real-life examples, Where's My Money? will help you to take charge of your financial future and make your dreams a reality. This 10-step, plain-English guide has something for everyone -- whether you earn $35K or $350K.
Inside you'll discover how to:
- earn more money-- and keep more of it
- grow your money by investing it in property and shares
- master your mortgage and own two properties outright before you retire
- use a business to fast-track your financial goals
- protect your assets and reduce your tax commitments.
Whether you're struggling under the weight of a mountain of debt or wanting to speed up your financial success, Where's My Money? is the book for you!
About the author vii
1 Understanding money 1
2 Understanding your financial personality 15
3 The ‘c’ word 31
4 In the beginning, there was a budget … 43
5 Workin’ hard for the money 55
6 Your home is your castle — and your cash cow 67
7 Getting into the property market 77
8 Beating the banks — strategies for mastering your home loan 97
9 Share and share alike 109
10 Takin’ care of business 135
11 Protecting your ass(ets) 151
12 Death and taxes 171
13 Ten steps to financial freedom 183