This is the all-new edition of the New York Times bestseller Get a Financial Life, completely rewritten to address the recession. Whether you earn $20,000 or $200,000, this book busts open the system, teaching tricks for becoming master of your own money universe. You'll learn how to: get out -- and stay out -- of debt, manage your 401(k) in a tanking market, take advantage of the latest tax rules, come up with a down payment and understand the new strategies for landing a mortgage.
Beth Kobliner is a contributor to the New York Times, and a former staff writer for Money magazine and financial columnist for Glamour. She's made multiple appearances on Oprah, Today, CNN, MSNBC, PBS, and NPR as a personal finance expert. Visit her at www.kobliner.com (booksense)