Whether working, single, married, or widowed, every woman should have a basic understanding about how to invest and manage her money. This valuable new reference introduces, in easy to understand language, the world of investing to any woman who wants to learn more. It is an indispensable guide for developing an investment program to insure one's financial security. Advance praise for Investment Basics for Women from top financial executives "Women need to take control of their financial lives, and this book is an important step. Kathy Buys and Jonathan Berohn have done a terrific job explaining the concepts and issues for women." —Bridget A. Macaskill President and Chief Executive Officer Oppenheimer Funds, Inc. "Experts estimate that 90% of all women will have sole control over their finances at some point in their lives…Through this book, Kathy has clarified the basics of investing and provided the tools necessary for women to face their unique issues in preparing for the future." —Elizabeth T. Sorrells Senior Vice President, Colonial Investment Services, Inc. Co-author of two books: Financial Planning Under the New Rules: An Investor's Guide to the Tax Reform Act of 1986 Tax Reform Act of 1986: The Financial Planner Seminar Series
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With many years of professional experience, KATHY BUYS is President of her own business, Buys & Company, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor. Her prior experience includes holding the position of Vice President of Investments at one of the largest banks in the country and working as a Financial Consultant for a major Wall Street brokerage firm. She has given hundreds of seminars, including presentations for Fortune 500 companies. Kathy has had numerous articles published in the Denver Post. She was the investment specialist chosen by the Post to present at financial workshops which they sponsor and has served on the Denver Post's expert panel for a bimonthly series offering financial advice to readers. JONATHAN BEROHN is a freelance writer based in Denver, Colorado.
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Book Description Wiley, 1996. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: The one financial guide women can't afford to miss!Women make up nearly half of the workforce and own more than a third of all businesses in the U.S. However, some 75% of women over age 65 live in poverty. A 1992 Oppenheimer Management study showed that women had less knowledge of investment basics than men. And, in 1994, a Money Magazine survey showed that brokers routinely spend more time with male clients than with female clients and often sold women, low-risk and low-return investments. In fact, it's more important for women to understand investment options and risk because: -- Women live longer than men so they need more money to last through their retirement-- Women earn an average of 76 cents for every dollar men earn-- Women's pensions are smaller than men'sFor these reasons, Investment Basics for Women should be required reading for women of all ages. This guide provides easy-to-comprehend advice on every aspect of investing including choosing stocks, planning for retirement, selecting mutual funds, and using on-line services for financial help. Loaded with real life examples and questions from Buy's Investing Basics seminars, this book will help every reader, regardless of financial experience and knowledge, gain control over their money and chart a realistic blueprint for future financial security. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0028611756
Book Description Wiley, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110028611756
Book Description John Wiley & Sons, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0028611756
Book Description Wiley, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0028611756