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Title:
Getting started in online personal finance
Author:
Hill, Brad, 1953-
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Publication Information:
New York : John Wiley, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
vii, 296 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780471388098
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

NAVIGATE THE WORLD OF ONLINE PERSONAL FINANCE

Getting Started in Online Personal Finance

Comprehensive Coverage

Completely Up-to-Date

The number of consumers turning to the Internet for banking, credit, and personal finance transactions is on the rise. As a result, timely guidance through the often confusing world of online finance is crucial to achieving financial success. In Getting Started in Online Personal Finance, Internet expert Brad Hill provides an easy-to-understand, comprehensive education in this popular arena, including:
∗ Finding and using online insurance agents, mortgage brokers, and banks
∗ Paying bills and borrowing money online
∗ Obtaining credit cards online
∗ Using online investing resources
∗ Choosing an online investment broker


Simplify your life, enjoy the changes technology has to offer-and get your personal finances on firmer ground than ever before-with the accessible, practical information in this invaluable book.


Author Notes

BRAD HILL is the author of twelve books about the Internet and home technology. He writes the "Investor 2000" column for Raging Bull, the "Trader" column for Online Investor magazine, and the "On the Infobahn" column for ComputorEdge magazine. Hill is frequently interviewed on TV, radio, Webcasts, and in print.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
Chapter 1 Moving Your Money Online: An Overviewp. 5
Chapter 2 Understanding Online Bankingp. 28
Chapter 3 Paying Bills Onlinep. 54
Chapter 4 Finding an Online Bankp. 81
Chapter 5 Using Internet Insurance Resourcesp. 105
Chapter 6 Finding Online Insurance Brokersp. 114
Chapter 7 Borrowing Money Onlinep. 140
Chapter 8 Online Mortgagesp. 159
Chapter 9 Online Credit Cardsp. 186
Chapter 10 Using Online Investing Resourcesp. 202
Chapter 11 Choosing an Online Brokerp. 242
Glossaryp. 275
Indexp. 289

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