Recession Resources - Personal Finance

One-income household : how to do a lot with a little

Susan Reynolds and Lauren Bakken.


Layoffs, health problems, divorce, staying home with the kids-there are many reasons why you might be living on one income. And with One-Income Household, your family's new reality doesn't have to mean financial hardship.

Credit repair

by Robin Leonard and John Lamb.


How to clean up your credit mess now.

Everyday cheapskate's greatest tips : 500 simple strategies for smart living

by Mary Hunt.


A collection of tips and advice on the art of living below your means.

J.K. Lasser's guide for tough times : tax and financial solutions to see you through

Barbara Weltman.


The challenges of today's economic environment go far beyond a volatile stock market. Things have changed dramatically in the worlds of housing, credit, and employment as well. And while these events will undoubtedly affect us, there are numerous tax-related and financial solutions that can help you weather this economic storm.

Living Well in a Down Economy for Dummies

Tracy Barr


"Living Well in a Down Economy For Dummies" gives readers real solutions for living smart by spending less in all facets of life, in the home and out -- from household services and utilities, groceries, and entertainment, to banking, credit cards and managing debt.

The money class : learn to create your new American dream

Suze Orman.


What does it take to create your New American Dream? Suze Orman, the woman millions of Americans have turned to for financial advice, says it’s time for a serious reconsideration of the American Dream-what promise it still holds, what aspects are in need of revision, and how it must be refashioned to fit our lives so that we can once again have faith that our hard work will pay off and that a secure and hopeful future is within our reach. &...