Prince Charming Isn't Coming: How Women Get Smart About Money

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Penguin, Apr 24, 2007 - Business & Economics - 240 pages
Now updated: the classic guide that teaches women how to take control of their own finances

When this groundbreaking yet compassionate book was first published ten years ago, it lifted a veil on women's resistance to managing their money, revealing that many were still waiting for a prince to rescue them financially. In this revised edition, which reflects our present-day economic world, Barbara Stanny inspires readers to take charge of their money and their lives. Filled with real-life success stories and practical advice - from tips on identifying the factors that keep women fearful and dependent to checklists and steps for overcoming them - this book is the next best thing to having one's own financial coach.

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Preface to the Revised Edition
Part One
Chapter One
Chapter Two
Part Two
Chapter Three
Chapter Four
Chapter Seven
Chapter Eight
Part Three
Chapter Nine
Chapter Ten

Chapter Five
Chapter Six

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About the author (2007)

Barbara Stanny is a journalist, former syndicated columnist, career counselor, and co-author of two books, including How to Be Happily Employed. She holds a master's degree in counseling psychology and lives in Washington state.

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