The Rookie’s Guide to Money Management is a primer on money management skills. Using clear, straightforward language, Carolina Edwards and Ray Martin teach you how to gain control of your financial future through wise planning and smart spending.
This book covers all the basics: developing a budget you can live with; saving for emergencies and dreams; managing debt; dealing with banks; handling credit cards; building, protecting, and restoring credit; investing; and planning for retirement.
The authors also provide an extensive encyclopedia of financial terms, covering nearly a third of the book. They encourage its use to help you become comfortable dealing with financial matters by gaining fluency in the language of money.