Other books byPeter W. Bernstein
All the Money in the World
How the Forbes 400 Make--and Spend--Their Fortunes
From Wall Street to the West Coast, from blue-collar billionaires to blue-blood fortunes, from the Google guys to hedge-fund honchos, All the Money in the World gives us the lowdown on today richest Americans. Veteran journalists Peter W. Bernstein and Annalyn Swan delve into who made and lost the most money in the past twenty-five years, the fields and industries that have produced the greatest wealth, the biggest risk takers, the most competitive players, the most wasteful family feuds, the trophy wives, the most conspicuous consumers, the biggest art collectors, and the most and least generous philanthropists. Incorporating exclusive, never-before-published data from Forbes magazine, All the Money in the World is a vastly entertaining, behind-the-scenes look at today's Big Rich.
The Practical Guide to Almost Everything
The Ultimate Consumer Almanac
The most successful and useful new almanac of the decade is back, with reams of new material to help readers make the most of their lives in the coming year. This year's Practical Guide includes practical advice from over 500 experts, including O.J. Simpson's jury consultant on the ins and outs of jury duty Cal Ripken Jr., on how to go from Little League to the majors Master chef Jacques Pepin on his favorite low-fat gourmet desserts C. Everett Koop on how to pick a doctor in today's health-care environment. And more!
The Ernst & Young Tax Saver's Guide 2003
Tips and strategies on how to use the new tax law to lower your taxes The Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 has affected all taxpayers-and promises to do so for the next decade. Do you know how you're going to benefit from the new tax legislation? When you need up-to-the-minute answers to your tax-planning questions, turn to the most reliable and authoritative source: Ernst & Young. From the authors who brought you The Ernst & Young Tax Guide-The Ernst & Young Tax Saver's Guide 2003 offers unparalleled advice and techniques that will help you lower your taxes. Packed with hundreds of unique, money-saving tips, The Ernst & Young Tax Saver's Guide 2003 gives you the lowdown on the new tax law and the best year-round strategies to save more money on your taxes. * "Changes in the Law You Should Know About" covers the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001, as well as phase-in laws that may affect future tax years * "Tax Savers," "Tax Alerts," and "Tax Organizers" offer helpful tips and reminders * A special life-events index helps you minimize taxes associated with marriage, home-buying, retirement, and more * Year round tax-planning strategies and last-minute, year-end, tax-saving ideas help reduce your overall tax bill * A special mutual fund chapter covers when to make new investments, and how to treat distributions, transfers, and redemptions * Charts and tables clarify confusing tax issues Plan now so you don't have to pay later. Put the experience of the nation's leading professional services firm to work for you with The Ernst & Young Tax Saver's Guide 2003.
The New York Times Practical Guide to Practically Everything, Second Edition
The Essential Companion for Everyday Life
A New and Totally Updated Edition of the Ultimate Practical Reference. The New York Times Practical Guide to Practically Everything is the comprehensive resource for hands-on pursuits of everyday life, from personal finance to home maintenance and gardening. All the wisdom of The New York Times’ experts in every field is packed into one volume that is filled with new articles and up-to-date advice and has been completely revised and updated. The Practical Guide makes it easy to find information on any topic, while inviting the reader to browse its pages. The text covers twelve major topics, including Money; Spending and Saving; Health and Fitness; Food and Drink; Education; Careers; House and Garden; Travel; Sports and Games; Arts and Entertainment; Science and Symbols; and Mores and Manners. The book provides detailed information, tips, and step-by-step instructions on such relevant and timely topics as: *How to sell your home in a down market *Investing lessons from the crash of 2008 *Buying "green" products *Cosmetic surgery *New treatments for cancer and heart disease * Budget travel tips *Going organic *What to do if you're laid off *Job-hunting in the new economy *Making the four-hour workweek work for you *Gay and lesbian etiquette guide By addressing common everyday projects, problems and dilemmas with authoritative answers from experts in the field, The New York Times Practical Guide to Practically Everything makes it easier to live a better, more productive life.