Financial Words You Should Know: Over 1,000 Essential Investment, Accounting, Real Estate, and Tax Words

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Adams Media, Feb 18, 2009 - Business & Economics - 256 pages
With recent investment firms closing and the stock market falling at record levels, understanding the language of finance is more important than ever. Too few people truly understand what happens to their money simply because they do not understand the language and concepts of finance. This guide defines the most important terms in plain English such as: Secondary market; Controlling interest; Mid-cap stock; Debt financing; Float time. Each term will be clearly defined, include a pronunciation key, and an example of usage. This book ensures you will know money in no time!

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Michele Cagan is a CPA, author, and financial mentor. With more than 20 years of experience, she offers unique insights into personal financial planning, from breaking out of debt and minimizing taxes, to maximizing income and building wealth. Michele has written numerous articles and books about personal finance, investing, and accounting, including The Infographic Guide to Personal Finance, Investing 101, Stock Market 101, and Financial Words You Should Know. In addition to her financial know-how, Michele has a not-so-secret love of painting, Star Wars, and chocolate. She lives in Maryland with her son, dogs, cats, and koi. Get more financial guidance from Michele by visiting SingleMomCPA.com.

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