Where & how does one start financial planning for onself?

Please suggest an approach / road map, steps to financial planning that is executable by a salaried individual. I would like to avoid any middlemen or agents. Your public library. The first book I would recommend is called “The Automatic Millionaire”. It is nothing groundbreaking or new. I can’t believe this guy got rich off…

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Are You Smart Enough To Survive This?

http://blog.investtalk.com Steve Peasley is a financial advisor and host of InvestTalk, a weekday program that looks at new and relevant investment topics each weekday. He answers questions about financial and retirement planning, money management as well as general concerns about the stock market. http://blog.investtalk.com Duration : 9 min

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Financial Planning – How It Helps Individuals Too

Formidable as the words “Financial Planning” are and no matter how many times it is repeated, it must be remembered that financial planning is for all; not governments, banks, financial institutions, the accounts department of your office, but also for you personally. After all finance is nothing but money, expressed differently. Therefore to take away…

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How would you encourage women to become more involved in their financial planning?

Most Canadian women are disinterested and unprepared when it comes to planning their financial futures, according to a recent survey by TD Waterhouse. If that’s true, how would you suggest encouraging women to become more ‘invested’ in their personal finances? Read more: “Many Canadian women avoid financial planning: study” http://ca.news.yahoo.com/s/reuters/071126/canada/canada_investing_col I am an economist, a…

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Financial Planning for College

No matter what age your little one may be, its not to early to start planning for your childs college education. Well have ideas to help you get started. 0 to 5 in 30 Minutes! is a product of Valley Public Television. The program is sponsored by First 5 Fresno County, First 5 Tulare County,…

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How to Use Software to Improve Your Financial Health?

In today’s financial environment, we can’t rely on the appreciation of our assets to improve our future financial position. With consumer and personal debt nearing ten trillion dollars, home values and equity declining, and personal investments gone south, consumers are concerned and are looking for solutions. There are many debt management programs on the market…

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