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    • Double Entry

    • By: Jane Gleeson-White
    • Narrated by: Julia Farhat
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 46
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      3 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 38

    Filled with colorful characters and history, Double Entry takes us from the ancient origins of accounting in Mesopotamia to the frontiers of modern finance. At the heart of the story is double-entry bookkeeping: the first system that allowed merchants to actually measure the worth of their businesses. Luca Pacioli - monk, mathematician, alchemist, and friend of Leonardo da Vinci - incorporated Arabic mathematics to formulate a system that could work across all trades and nations.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Parts of this book sing to me

    • By Philo on 05-17-13

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Funding College

    • Finding Grants, Government Loans, and Colleges That Are Free
    • By: Jane White
    • Narrated by: Gabra Zackman
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Here's how to tame monstrous college costs: practical ways to protect your kids' financial future - and your own! College can now sink anyone deep in debt, so your first plan of action should be to protect your kids from having their lives destroyed if they can't make payments and wind up having their credit rating destroyed. Then, take these steps to lower your college costs.

    Regular price: $2.95

    • Double Entry

    • How the Merchants of Venice Shaped the Modern World – and How Their Invention Could Make or Break the Planet
    • By: Jane Gleeson-White
    • Narrated by: Julia Farhat
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A fascinating exploration of how a simple system used to measure and record wealth spawned a cultural revolution. Prepare to have your idea of accounting changed forever. 'The rise and metamorphosis of double-entry bookkeeping is one of history's best-kept secrets and most important untold tales. Through its logic we have let the planet go to ruin - and through its logic we now have a chance to avert that ruin.'

    • How the Merchants of Venice Shaped the Modern World – and How Their Invention Could Make or Break the Planet
    • By: Jane Gleeson-White
    • Narrated by: Julia Farhat
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Release date: 10-18-18
    • Not rated yet

    Regular price: $21.51

    • FT Press Delivers: 15 Things You Need to Know About Your Personal Finances

    • By: Linda H Lewis, Carolyn Warren, Gregory Karp, and others
    • Narrated by: Gabra Zackman
    • Length: 3 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 6
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
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    Credit scores, mortgages, and identity theft, oh my! Let the expert authors from FT Press, including Steve Weisman and Gregory Karp, cover all the essentials to manage your personal finances.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • How to Get Out of Credit Card Debtor's Prison

    • Stop Hemorrhaging Money and Start Saving
    • By: Jane White
    • Narrated by: Gabra Zackman
    • Length: 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      2.5 out of 5 stars 2

    A five-step, commonsense plan for wiping out your credit card debt and starting to save for your future again! Stop buying things you don't need, replacing stuff that's not worn out, paying too much for anything, and borrowing to buy anything if you can avoid it.

    Regular price: $2.95