“Clear-cut, straightforward, highly-informative self-help... the jargon-free text is simple to comprehend but complex enough to be actually useful.” (Publishers Weekly)
From the Back Cover
The popular TODAY financial editor Jean Chatzky helps you navigate through the critical challenges and potential catastrophes of personal finance.
You've just lost your job. You've got a baby on the way. Your parent has had a stroke. Most people seek financial help not because they're planning for the future but because they need it . . . right now! If you have money problems or are seeking immediate help to solve a dire, unanticipated financial emergency, then you need Money 911. In this invaluable guidebook, financial expert Jean Chatzky provides answers to today's most pressing financial questions and concerns, including:
- How do I get out of debt?
- How do I avoid foreclosure?
- How do I set up a monthly budget?
- How can I improve my credit score?
- How do I get my health insurance to pay a claim?
- What should I do when I lose a parent?
With Money 911, you can prepare for retirement, buy or sell a home, pick up the pieces of your personal finances, and get back on your feet—and stay there!