Refinery29 Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know About Your Finances... And Everyone Else's

Refinery29 Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know About Your Finances... And Everyone Else's Review

Does it feel like you’re NEVER going to finish paying back your student loans?
Do you spend more on coffee per month than you put into your 401(k)?
Do you avoid looking at your bank balance because it’s easier to live in denial?
The first step to getting your financial life in order is tracking what you spend.

Money Diaries, the breakout series from Refinery29, offers readers a revealing and often surprising look at the personal finances of others: what they spend, how they save, and even the purchases they hide from their partners and friends. Featuring all-new Money Diaries, valuable advice on how to get rich (and afford life in the meantime) from a handpicked team of female financial advisers, and money challenges that will save you up to $500, Refinery29 Money Diaries will empower you to take immediate control of your own money, including:

• Why budgets are bulls&!t and what to do instead

• How to make repaying your loans as painless as possible

• How to start an emergency fund even if you’re living paycheck to paycheck

• How to effectively ask for a raise and make sure you’re being paid fairly

• How to have fun without going broke

• The joy of saving for future you

With a vision of what your dream bank account balance looks like, some expert advice to help you achieve it, and the support of a powerful community with the same goal, you’ll be a step closer to taking control of not just your wallet, but your life.

Title:Refinery29 Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know About Your Finances... And Everyone Else's
Edition Language:English

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    Some Testimonial About This Book:

  • Julie Ehlers

    Recently I've become obsessed with Money Diaries on Refinery29. It's so interesting to see how other people spend their money—and, by extension, how they live their lives. It was that obsession, cou...

  • Kimmie

    The money diaries themselves are interesting but the financial advice given is highly questionable. Of course finance is personal and everyone handles it differently, but I don't feel that this book r...

  • steph

    One of my favorite things to do on my lunch break or on my late afternoon break if I didn't read it on my lunch break is get on my phone and read the latest Money Diary update. I have been reading the...

  • Kayo

    I'm a little older than your target reader, but I loved the book. I know it will be a huge help to any individual living and working today. Lots of great advice. While it had so much to take in, anyon...

  • Kate

    This is a book on personal finance for people who have never previously heard the phrase “personal finance.” If you have heard of personal finance, warning: you may rip your hair out upon reading....

  • Diana

    2.5ish stars, I guess...I mean, it was fine. The "diary" parts were equal parts interesting and annoying. Like, it's interesting to see how other people spend the money they make, but I don't need to ...

  • Leilani

    It is undeniable that money has changed in the last few decades. Our salaries, our investments, our bank accounts all look different from the baby boomer generation. I think this book is a great read ...

  • Serena

    Well, this book did what I wanted it to - it inspired me to get my sh*t together financially! It gives good practical advice on making financial plans. My main gripe is that it is US-centric, but to b...

  • Kathryn

    A fantastic and accessible approach to personal finance. This book isn't a silver bullet to understanding finances, but will do a good job at putting you on the right track without scaring the persona...

  • Jane

    Feeling lucky that I learned financial sense early and also that I moved to Austin when it was still possible to buy a house on a single public school employee’s salary. ...