Personal finance : turning money into wealth / Arthur J. Keown.
By: Keown, Arthur JCall number: 332.024 K37P 2013 Material type: BookSeries: The Prentice-Hall series in finance. Publisher: Boston : Pearson, c2013. Edition: 6th ed., International ed.Description: xxxii, 609 p. : ill., charts.ISBN: 9780132941280 (pbk.).Subject(s): Finance, Personal | Investments
Part 1. Financial planning. 1, The financial planning process. 2, Measuring your financial health and making a plan. 3, Understanding and appreciating the time value of money. 4, Tax planning and strategies -- Part 2. Managing your money. 5, Cash or liquid asset management. 6, Using credit cards: the role of open credit. 7, Using consumer loans: the role planned borrowing. 8, The home and automobile decision -- Part 3. Protecting yourself with insurance. 9, Life and health insurance. 10, Property and liability insurance -- Part 4. Managing your investments. 11, Investment basics. 12, Securities markets. 13, Investing in stocks. 14, Investing in bonds and other alternatives. 15, Mutual funds: an easy way to diversify -- Part 5. Life cycle issues. 16, Retirement planning. 17, Estate planning: saving your heirs money and headaches -- Appendix A: Compound sum of USD1 -- Appendix B: Present value of USD1 -- Appendix C: Compound sum of an annuity of USD1 for n periods -- Appendix D: Present value of an annuity of USD1 for n periods -- Appendix E: Monthly installment loan tables.