|About the Book|
Ernst & Youngs Financial Planning Essentials makes it easier than ever to take control of your money and start reaching your financial goals today. Drawing on the incomparable experience of Ernst & Young, its packed with practical tips and strategies to start you on the road to smart financial planning. This short, handy guide covers all the basics, including:* Understanding your current financial situation* Setting your financial goals* Learning to build wealth* Evaluating the different kinds of investments* Protecting your finances against the unexpected* And much, much more . . . Plus, there are plenty of worksheets, charts, real-life examples, and special features, including:* $PLANNERS--quick planning tips for a bright financial future* $BUILDERS--money strategies to help you reach your goals* $SAVERS--ideas that can save you money right awayERNST & YOUNG LLPs personal financial counseling practice tailors financial strategies for people at all income levels. The firm is the author of the bestselling Ernst & Young Tax Guide as well as a wide array of books on business and money management. Visit the firms Web site at www.ey.com/pfc.