The author shows us how to keep more of what we earn. The cost of a college education rises 5-6% per year. Public colleges provide a cheaper alternative than private colleges. The next biggest cash outflows are for home finance, retirement savings and the payment of income taxes.
The most important thing we can do is to prepare a budget to monitor the sources and uses of cash. There are some very discriminating differences between whole life and term insurance which result in considerable alternative uses for our savings.
The book depicts a pyramid consisting of commodities, precious metals, investment property, stocks, bonds, bond funds and savings plans. The hiring of a financial professional can help quantify the "What if" scenarios all of us face. Another important consideration is the default environment for our savings. The federal government increased taxes dramatically from 1932- 1981. Then , taxes were reduced.
The author shows us how mortgage debt can reduce taxes considerably while building equity simultaneously. Lastly, we should teach our children the value of money because financial management is a lifetime skill. Overall, this book is an excellent value for the price paid. The contents will benefit heads of households everywhere.
For most people, the best thing that they can do about improving their financial health is to simply spend some time performing a realistic and honest analysis of what they are doing. As Soltis so rightly points out, repeated many times over an extended period, even a $1-$2 savings can add up to a substantial amount. When considering whether to finance a major purchase or to pay cash, it is necessary to factor in what the money would earn if it were to be invested rather than spent. Unfortunately, … more
BEHIND THE CURTAIN: A BEHIND THE SCENESLOOK AT THE SECRET SCIENCE OF MONEY
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