Everyday Finance: Economics, Personal Money Management, and Entrepreneurship, 1st Edition

  • Thomas Riggs
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  • ISBN-10: 1414429290
  • ISBN-13: 9781414429298
  • DDC: 332.024
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released December 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Everyday Finance: Economics, Personal Money Management, and Entrepreneurship provides a mix of basic and practical information on economics, personal money management, and starting a business. The authors show how various financial institutions and the stock market work; shed light on social security; examine basic business and accounting practices; and demonstrate how to manage and make money in everyday life.

Everyday Finance contains 300 topical entries ranging in length from 250 to 1,500 words that are organized into 3 units: How the Economy Works, Personal Finance: Buying, Borrowing, Saving, and Insuring, and The World of Business.

This set includes more than 200 photographs and 40 charts; extensive cross-references; sources for further study; and a cumulative general index.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414410492 | ISBN-13: 9781414410494


"The result is a readable and understandable introduction to economics and allied issues. The book is particularly helpful in relating theoretical and technical topics to everyday life, while maintaining sufficient rigor to convey essential importance and significance." --ARBA, June 2008


"This two volume set presents the basic principles of economics, both micro- and macro-, in straight-forward, easy-to-read entries that would supplement an introductory economics textbook. Recommended for school and public libraries." --Doug's Student Reference Room, September 2008

— Doug's Student Reference Room