Our thirties—it’s the decade when we put down roots, deepen our relationships, and establish our lifestyle. The financial challenges facing us through these years are substantial, often involving marriage, children, job changes, and even divorce or other unforeseen hurdles. Investment priorities and insurance needs are shifting, as we deal with our growing responsibilities and try to keep an eye on our future financial stability. It’s a decade of greater demands on our money, but it’s also a time of increasing income that will help us reach the goals we envisioned in our twenties. In this lively and fun book, personal finance expert Peter Dunn offers practical tips and strategies created specifically to address the financial concerns and goals of readers in their thirties. Learn to master the challenges of this crucial decade with YOUR MONEY LIFE: YOUR 30s.
1. The Past: Debt.
2. The Present: Spending.
3. The Pie: Budgeting.
4. The Possessions: Major Purchases.
5. The Picture: Credit.
6. The Piggy Bank: Saving & Investing.
7. The Pitfalls: Insurance.
8. The Plan.