Striking out on your own for the first time is exhilarating. But in a culture full of bad advice, predatory banks, and splurge-now-pay-later temptations, it can also be extremely dangerousaleading you to make financial decisions that could hurt you for years to come. Combine this with a slumped economy, mounds of student loans, and dubious examples from reality TV stars to politicians to your own parents, and itas no wonder so many twenty-somethings are struggling. Twenty-three-year-old Zac Bissonnetteathe author of Debt-Free Uaknows exactly what youare going through. He demystifies the many traps young people fall victim to in their post-college years. He offers fresh insights on everything from job hunting to buying a car to saving for retirement that will give you a foundation for a secure, stable, and happy life. In the process, he reveals why FICO scores are overrated, online job applications are a waste of time, car loans are for suckers, and credit card rewards are a scam. With detours to discuss wine connoisseurs, Really Broke Housewives, and Lenny Dykstra, Zac shows you how to make better choices today so you can be richer, smarter (and better-looking!) for years to come.CNNMoney recently ran a story on the abest credit cardsa for people with bad credit. Financial expert Rachel ... They look like credit cards, offer the convenience of credit cards, and can build your credit score like credit cardsabut you cana#39;tanbsp;...
|Title||:||How to Be Richer, Smarter, and Better-Looking Than Your Parents|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2012-04-24|