Get Clark Smart: The Ultimate Guide to Getting Rich from America's Money-Saving Expert
Get Clark Smart The Ultimate Guide to Getting Rich from America's Money-Saving Expert Author:Clark Howard, Mark Meltzer Suze Orman meets the Tightwad Gazette in this book from America's leading money-saving expert. What are the 3 secrets to building long-term wealth? What are the 5 things that no one thinks of before buying a home? How can you save up to 40% on the car of your dreams? How can you get long distance telephone service for almost no... more »thing? Clark Howard answers all these questions and many more in Get Clark Smart. With practical tips and on-line resources, Howard helps readers to get rich by saving money in unexpected places and investing those savings creatively. Howard has a passion for saving money and a zealot's enthusiasm for sharing everything he's learned. His strategies for getting rich by saving wisely will turn readers into financial wizards.« less
Clark Howard provides solid advice on topics such as buying a new or used car, buying a home, buying a computer, buying insurance. There's probably not much here you haven't seen elsewhere, but it is presented in a consolidated & readable fashion. The most useful part of the book is Howard's advice on documentation -- how to write effective letters & protect your rights in dealing with creditors and service providers. The focus of the book is much more on making informed purchasing decisions and on protecting your rights as a consumer than it is on getting rich.