Archive for January 17th, 2013

Is Your Checkbook Feeling Low?

piggyJanuary is Financial Wellness Month, so it’s the perfect time to get your budget reined in and everything organized by April 15 (you remember that date, right?). Whether you need to recoup from Christmas, or want to save up for something special, there’s great advice available. Of course, it’s not always easy to start a “diet”, but here are a dozen resources that will help trim the fat while getting you geared up to face the rest of 2013.



Common Sense Economics: What Everyone Should Know About Wealth and Prosperity – edited by James D. Gwartney

Financial Recovery: Developing A Healthy Relationship with Money – Karen McCall and John Bradshaw

The Handy Personal Finance Book – Paul A. Tucci

Lighten Up: Love What You Have, Have What You Need, Be Happier with Less – Peter Walsh

Managing Your Money All-In-One for Dummies – Ted Benna

Master Your Debt: Slash Your Monthly Payments and Become Debt-Free – Jordan E. Goodman with Bill Westrom

Piggybanking: Preparing Your Financial Life for Kids and Your Kids for a Financial Life – Jeff. D. Opdyke

The Real Cost of Living: Making the Best Choices for You, Your Life, and Your Money – Carmen Wong Ulrich

Suze Orman’s Action Plan: Keeping Your Money Safe and Sound – Suze Orman

Your Money Ratios: 8 Simple Tools for Financial Security – Charles Farrell