Based on years of research and filled with illustrative stories, Loaded offers an important guide for identifying the harmful core beliefs about money and what can be done to challenge and overcome those negative beliefs.
Essential reading for undergraduates, Personal Finance moves through fundamentals, including budgeting and managing debt, before engaging with major issues and life events where financial literacy is key.
Through numerous real life stories, anecdotes and proven techniques, Jason Butler shows how decisions on spending, working and saving money affect your overall financial well-being, and what habits, behaviours and attitudes you need to adopt to improve it.
Bust is the emotional journey of debt and bankruptcy, an intimate portrait of families struggling to cope with personal debts, as the credit crunch unfolds during one of the worst recessions for decades. We follow two families as they struggle with the burden of admitting they cannot cope, and battle through the bureaucracy of bankruptcy. Is it really the answer they all expect it to be?