Rescue Your Financial Life: 11 Things You Can Do Now to Get Back on Track

  • 7h 1m 7s
  • Kimberly Lankford
  • McGraw-Hill
  • 2022

Sound rules for rebuilding ravaged savings plans and protecting them from today's perilous markets

Kiplinger's columnist Kim Lankford has fielded hundreds of questions from readers wondering how to recover from recent market debacles. Rescue Your Financial Life is Lankford's answer—an easy-to-follow, multistep program for setting new financial goals, getting on course to achieve those goals, and using today's new tools and technologies to make recovery as pain-free as possible.

Personal financial goals are more difficult to achieve than ever before. Rescue Your Financial Life helps listeners bring those goals a little closer by showing them how to:

  • Rebuild retirement plans ravaged by stock market losses
  • Find extra money to invest during tough times
  • Lower taxes, cut insurance bills, pay for college, and more

About the Author

Kimberly Lankford is an associate editor and columnist for Kiplinger's Personal Finance and, where she writes the "Ask Kim" column. She has been featured in a variety of media, including NBC's "Today," ABC's "World News Tonight," CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, the Boston Globe, Reader's Digest, and Yahoo! Finance.

In this Audiobook

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1 - Fix Your Retirement Plan
  • Chapter 2 - Revive College Savings for Your Children
  • Chapter 3 - Pay Your Child’s Tuition-Even if It’s Due Soon
  • Chapter 4 - Buy a House, Even During Tough Times
  • Chapter 5 - Eliminate Expensive Debt
  • Chapter 6 - Lower Your Tax Bill
  • Chapter 7 - Cut Your Insurance Costs
  • Chapter 8 - Squeeze Money from Your House
  • Chapter 9 - Smart Moves Before You Lose Your Job-or if You’ve Already Been Laid Off
  • Chapter 10 - Get Back on Track-Even if You’ve Already Retired
  • Chapter 11 - Find Expert Help