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Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together

Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together

Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck and Get Your Financial Life Together (#GYFLT)! If you're a cash-strapped 20- or 30-something, it's easy to get freaked out by finances. But you're not doomed to spend your life drowning in debt or mystified by money. It's time to stop scraping by ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780143130406
Barcode 9780143130406
Published 18 May 2017 by Penguin
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Lowry, Erin
Availability Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780143130406
ISBN-10 0143130404
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Tarcher/Putnam,US
Publication Date 18 May 2017
International Publication Date 2 May 2017
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Lowry, Erin
Category Investment & Securities
Personal Finance
Advice On Careers & Achieving Success
Number of Pages 288
Dimensions Width: 141mm
Height: 208mm
Spine: 20mm
Weight 242g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Finance, Personal, SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / Success, BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Finance / Money Management, BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Finance / Budgeting
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 332.024
Catalogue Code 761353

Description of this Book

Based on the successful blog, a smart guide that uses wry humor and real-life examples to demystify the basics of money for Millennials. 27-year-old personal finance expert Erin Lowry is the cash-savvy friend every 20- and 30-something needs. Instead of complicated 401k strategies and jargon-filled debt advice, her hilarious, easy-to-understand guide is the perfect way for financial management newbies to get their money in order or elevate their personal finance know-how. Broke Millennialincludes essential lessons in tricky money matters to take you from in debt and overwhelmed to informed and financially empowered, such as: . Managing student loan and credit card debt . Budgeting and reaching financial benchmarks . Negotiating an entry-level salary . Splitting the bill with cash-strapped friends . Navigating financial issues in serious relationships, and more Filled with practical suggestions and speaking specifically to issues that Millennials face as they age into adulthood, Broke Millennialis a fresh roadmap to financial literacy for a new generation.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Erin is a talented writer who can boil down complex financial topics from investing in the stock market to refinancing loans in ways anyone can understand. Her advice speaks to a Millennial audience looking to improve their finances, and her tips help people of all ages find financial success. --<b>Stephanie Steinberg, Assistant Money and Health Editor, <i>U.S. News & World Report</i></b> Erin is an extremely talented writer who has a knack for making personal finance topics relatable and interesting to [a] Millennial audience. <b>--Dani Pascarella, Founder & CEO of Invibed Erin [makes]complicated financial concepts seem simple and accessible.Her enthusiasm is contagious, and her tips and tricks can make any Millennial love personal finance. <b>--Kim Dacosta, Dean of Students, NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Studies</b>
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

ERIN LOWRY is the founder of BrokeMillennial.com, where she uses sarcasm and humor to explain basic financial concepts to her fellow Millennials. Outside of oversharing on her site, she is a regular contributor to Forbes, U.S. News and World Report, and Society of Grownups. She and her work have also appeared in other major media including- CBS Sunday Morning, MarketWatch, USA Today, Reuters, The Wall Street Journal, Self Magazine, Mental Floss, Refinery29, Mashable, Yahoo, Thought Catalog, and Business Insider. Lowry is a theater and journalism double-major-turned-personal-finance-maven and a financial writer. She served as Content Director at MagnifyMoney.com and is studying to become a Certified Financial Planner through NYU's CFP program. Lowry lives in New York City with her spunky rescue dog Mosby.

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