Yes You Can...Achieve Financial Independence: A New Diet for Financial Independence

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Andrews McMeel Publishing, Jul 1, 2005 - Business & Economics - 341 pages
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This insightful book presents information that's great for your financial well-being and easy to digest. It contains money-management strategies and ideas never before revealed.

Yes, You Can . . . Achieve Financial Independence will:

" Reveal strategies for combating your biggest enemy-the shrinking value of a dollar.

" Teach you important facts about stocks, bonds, and mutual funds.

" Show you how investing even a small amount every month, year after year, can result in much higher yields than investing the same amount annually as a lump sum.

" Explain ways you can budget for all the necessities of day-to-day living while investing for the future.

This book includes Stowers Financial Analysis CD-ROM. The Stowers Financial Analysis software helps you think about your long-term financial goals-providing the facts needed to develop a plan to make them come true. The detailed interactive worksheets help you learn exactly where you are today and what it will take to continue improving your financial position (for PC and Mac).

 

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Written by the founder of the $25 billion Twentieth Century Mutual Fund family, this basic personal finance guide has the praiseworthy quality of simplicity. Stowers concentrates on concepts (the ... Read full review

Contents

Part Four Planning for Financial
xix
Part One About Money
25
Chapter 2
27
Money is not actually spent it is traded for something you want
35
Chapter 4
53
Part Two Confronting Your Financial
65
Chapter 6
77
Chapter 7
83
Chapter 12
125
Chapter 14
151
Managed Investments Investment Companies
172
Chapter 16
189
Chapter 18
213
Part Five Becoming Financially Independent
221
Chapter 21
241
am determined to try to do my best at whatever I choose to
261

Part Three Planning for Your Survivors
89
Chapter 10
107
An Unmanaged Investment The Dow Jones Industrial Average
117
Chapter 11
119

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Jack Jonathan lives by the wisdom "A healthy mind in a healthy body." He is co-author of Yes, You Can . . . Find More Meaning in Your Life and author of Yes, You Can . . .Raise Financially Aware Kids. As President of Stowers Innovations, Inc., Jack applies his extensive knowledge of publishing and product development. James E. Stowers is founder and Chairman of the Board of American Century Investments. In addition to be considered one of the country's top money managers he is also one of the wealthiest men in America. He and his wife, Virginia, live in Kansas City, Missouri. They have already endowed more than $1.6 billion to the creation of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research-one of the most innovative biomedical research organizations in the world.

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