- xxii, 297 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
- Additional Authors
- Goetsch, Dave,
- Foreword / by David Goetsch -- Tutorial: Why we suck at money (and how to use this book to get better at it) -- Stage I: Power up. Define your mission, choose to accept it ; Power up with an "Oh, crap, I didn't see that coming" fund ; Make frugality work for you ; Budget like you're building a house ; Don't let money destroy your relationship -- Stage II: Optimize. Break up with your bank ; De-consumerize your brain ; Join the 800 club (we're talking credit scores) ; Supercharge your debt-payoff plan ; Take the fear out of April 15 -- Stage III: Grow. Build a "lazy" investment portfolio ; Learn to negotiate like a shark (or at least like a piranha) ; Do the side hustle, boost your money goal -- Conclusion: Get money.In Get Money, personal finance expert Kristin Wong shows you the exact steps to getting more money in your pocket without letting it rule your life. Through a series of challenges designed to boost your personal finance I.Q., interviews with other leading financial experts, and exercises tailored to help you achieve even your biggest goals, you'll learn valuable skills such as building a budget that actually works, creating a debt-payoff plan, and starting an investment portfolio. -- Adapted from Amazon summary.Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-283) and index.