Saving Money Makes Cents Author Talk with Alvin Hall
Saving Money Makes Cents presents award-winning BBC host and author, Alvin Hall at 2pm in the Walker Community Room.
Hall is the host of Your Money or Your Life on BBC on which he offers financial guidance to people about fixing their financial problems. He also conducts classes about the stock market and was a former contributor to NPR. He is the author of The Stock Market Explained, Your Money or Your Life, and the children's book Show Me the Money.
If you don't know your OEIC from your ISA—or you do, but you're not sure how to make the right investment choices—then this clear and straightforward guide to the stock market is your very best starting point. Financial expert Alvin Hall supplies you with all the know-how you need to put you firmly in control of your financial destiny. Whether you're saving for a particular goal, planning toward retirement, or simply maximizing your capital, Alvin takes you step by step through the products, what they all mean, their features and benefits, as well as their levels of risk and helps you choose which are right for you. This book could be the best first investment you make. (From www.alvinhall.com)
Your Money or Your Life - 2nd Edition
Everyone's favorite money man, Alvin Hall, gives his straight-from-the-hip advice on getting your finances in order, in this updated edition of his bestselling financial guide.
The most popular question Alvin Hall is asked is 'Where does my money go?'. In this updated edition of his bestselling financial guide, Alvin helps everyone get their finances in order.
Helping you to understand your money psychology, Alvin beats a clear pathway through the financial maze of mortgages, insurance and pensions, provides a practical understanding of credit card debt and interest rates, and advises how to set up balance sheets for budgeting personal finances.
Here is the easy-to-follow advice for a brighter, sounder financial future.s, as well as their levels of risk and helps you choose which are right for you. This book could be the best first investment you make. (From www.alvinhall.com)
The world of money can seem a complex and often confusing place. Interest rates, inflation, stocks and shares... it's a bewildering subject that's difficult to unravel.
Alvin Hall cuts through the jargon to explain exactly how finance, economics, and business work.
—how the ancient practice of barter led to today's system of banking
—the different between free trade and fair trade
—how people have won and lost large fortunes
Show Me the Money is full of things to discover, from learning whether the bank really will give you gold for your cash to seeing how ethical trading make a different to people's lives. (From www.alvinhall.com)
Bank Street College of Education, Bank Street Book Committee
Best Children’s Book of the Year, 2009
National Council for Social Studies (NCSS) and the Children’s Book Council (CBC)
Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People, 2009