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Summary: "'I see multiple colonial governors,' says Ghanaian software entrepreneur Herman Chinery-Hesse of the international development establishment in Africa. 'We are held captive by the donor community.' The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of development, giving rise to a vast multi-billion dollar poverty industry - the business of doing good has never been better. Yet, the results...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: www.povertyinc.org 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF POV

Moore, Wes

Summary: "Wes Moore's remarkable bestseller The Other Wes Moore ends when Wes completes his journey from a fatherless delinquent to college graduate and heads off to Oxford on a Rhodes Scholarship. But what happens next? Next, he had to figure out the answer to the question: What is your work? More than finding a job, he had to find the work he was meant to do. For the next decade, Wes traced a path...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spiegel & Grau 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 MOO

Morduch, Jonathan

Summary: Drawing on the groundbreaking U.S. Financial Diaries project (http://www.usfinancialdiaries.org/), which follows the lives of 235 low- and middle-income families as they navigate through a year, the authors challenge popular assumptions about how Americans earn, spend, borrow, and save-- and they identify the true causes of distress and inequality for many working Americans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332 MOR

Shipler, David K.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.569 Shipley

Chatzky, Jean Sherman

Summary: Jean Chatzky offers advice to middle schoolers about their personal finances, describing ways to make, save, and spend money responsibly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 332 CHA

Braun, Eric

Summary: This survival guide introduces the basics of financial literacy and money management for kids—from earning and saving money to spending and donating it—and gives readers essential skills for financial know-how. The book also explores how choices about money and finances connect to character development and social-emotional well-being. Readers will find ideas for setting money goals, delaying...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Spirit Publishing Inc. 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 332.024 BRA

Mecham, Jesse

Summary: Discover four simple rules to help you stop living paycheck to paycheck, get out of debt, and save more money faster. The You Need A Budget (YNAB) Method has helped tens of thousands of people to turn their financial lives around.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2017

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Summary: Down on his luck gambler Garry and his hot streak buddy Curtis hit the road for New Orleans, hunting the big payday. On riverboats and racetracks they chase women and thrills before risking it all in the wager of their lives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2015

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE MIS

Iverson, Jon.

Contents: Wills -- Probate -- Trusts -- Living trusts --Gift, estate and inheritance taxes -- Long-term care insurance -- Medicaid assistance for the elderly -- Fiduciaries -- Executor -- Trustee -- Conservator -- Guardians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stonemark Pub. 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.024 IVE

Fisher, Sarah Young

Summary: Revised and updated, this new edition of Idiot's Guides: Personal Finance in Your 20s and 30s, Fifth Edition, explains all the basic information you need to get started in life and plan for your future. You'll learn how to manage all aspects of your personal finances, as well as enhance your financial plan to yield better returns on your investments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alpha, A Member of Penguin Random House LLC 2016

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Summary: Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine provides advice and reporting on topics regarding personal finance issues. Find information on investments, taxes, insurance, retirement and savings in Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kiplinger Washington Editors, Inc. 2000

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Nordman, Doug.

Summary: "Filled with examples, checklists, websites, and a rich collection of appendices that deal with inflation, multiple income streams, and the value of a military pension, this book is essential reading for anyone contemplating retiring from the military"--From publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Impact Publications 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.024 NOR

Cramer, Jim.

Summary: " Tired of phony promises about getting rich quickly, promises that lead to reckless decisions (the stepping stones to the poor house)? How about trying something different? How about going for lasting wealth-and doing it the cautious way? In Get Rich Carefully, Jim Cramer uses his thirty-five years of experience as a Wall Street veteran and host of CNBC's Mad Money to create a guide to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 332.024 CRA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 332.024 CRA

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.024 CRA

Hogan, Chris

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Summary: "Millionaire status doesn't require inheriting a bunch of money or having a high-paying job. No. The path to becoming a millionaire is paved with more-ordinary tools--tools that you either already have or that you can learn. If you thought you could never become a millionaire, think again. Listen and learn from over 10,000 everyday millionaires who have done it and believe it's possible for you...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ramsey Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.024 HOG

Robbins, Anthony

Summary: Tony Robbins teams up with financial advisor Peter Mallouk to reveal how to become unshakeable -- someone who can not only maintain true peace of mind in a world of immense uncertainty, economic volatility, and unprecedented change, but who can profit from the fear that immobilizes so many. They guide readers on the path to financial freedom, discussing how to not only weather but gain from...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 332 ROB

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332 ROB

Beacham, Susan

Contents: Budgeting and choices -- Saving and investing -- Ways to pay -- Credit and credit cards -- Identity protection -- Philanthropy -- Insurance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 332.024 Beacham 2014

Edelman, Ric.

Summary: "From the #1 independent financial advisor in America, ranked three times by Barron's: a guide to making the most of your retirement plans and assuring long-term financial security. Everyone knows that saving for your retirement is important. Yet only half of all eligible Americans contribute to a retirement plan. That's because all plans--including the 401(k), 403(b), 457, and even the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.024 EDE

Kiyosaki, Kim.

Summary: Rich woman is investing for women. The how-to of investing is the same for men and women. What is different are the unique issues that women face when it comes to money and investing.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rich Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.024 KIY

Quinn, Jane Bryant.

Summary: "With How to Make Your Money Last, you will learn how to turn your retirement savings into a steady paycheck that will last for life. Today, people worry that they're going to run out of money in their older age. That won't happen if you use a few tricksfor squeezing higher payments from your assets--from your Social Security account (find the hidden values there), pension (monthly income or...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332 QUI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 332.024 QUI

Davidson, Liz

Summary: "A highly readable personal finance book that translates financial jargon and enables readers to ask the tough questions to protect their money and their financial well-being In today's unsettled financial markets, where most pension plans died out withthe twentieth century and where no one's certain of the future of Social Security, hardworking people turn to financial advisors to guide them...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332 DAV

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 332 DAV

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332 DAV

Motske, Jeff.

Summary: "Couples often talk about their compatibility in terms of common interests or values, but few consider their views on dual-income homes, taxes, saving, spending, and debt. Disagreements about money inevitably end up putting a huge strain on a relationship. By talking openly and often about their finances, however, partners can avoid conflict and unpleasant surprises in the future. Certified...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo Lifelong Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332 MOT

Grisham, John.

Summary: When a judge returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste in a small Mississippi town, the company's billionaire owner seeks to influence the appeal process by using his money to "buy" a seat on the state Supreme Court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468 FIC GRI

Orwell, George

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1961

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1 available in Adult- Fantasy, Call number: Fiction Orwell 1961

Summary: Based on the true story of Bill Porter, a man with cerebal palsy. With little hope of getting a real job, Bill asks to take on the position of salesman in the most unwanted and difficult territory. He gets the job and makes his rounds, impacting the lives of his customers during his nearly 50-year career that often found him at the top of his company's sales charts.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2002

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA DOO