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I Want a Fat Asset: How to Achieve Financial Success

Susan L. Hirshman

St. Martin's Press

Previously published as part of DOES THIS MAKE MY ASSETS LOOK FAT?.

As Susan Hirshman sees it, the rules of successful dieting are the same rules that apply to successful money management. Now she offers these upbeat and informative tips that follows common dieting programs to help them understand their finances.

From setting your goals to figuring out your net worth statement and understanding asset allocation to variable annuities, Susan offers specific advice on topics that matter most to women all while relating it back to a theme that practically every woman has experienced at least once in her life – dieting!.

Susan's program completely removes the intimidation factor that often accompanies the words ‘personal finance' and 'investing’ and provides women with all the information they need to take control of their financial situations once and for all.


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1THE CHOICE IS YOURS

Dieting.

The word conjures up different emotions. One is dread. We know dieting isn’t fun. A piece of chocolate is so comforting, the smell of a steak on the grill so enticing, a scoop of ice cream so satisfying. There’s no way around it, it’s difficult to give up the short-term gratifications of eating.

But the other emotion the word can bring to mind is satisfaction. That’s how we feel when we see the results of a diet. Drop a couple of dress sizes and you feel better about everything—the way you look, the way you feel, the way

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Susan L. Hirshman

  • Susan L. Hirshman was a managing director at a top global financial institution for most of her career. She holds an M.B.A. from Baruch College and is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Financial Planner, a Chartered Life Underwriter, and a Chartered Financial Analyst.  She lives in Manhattan.
  • Susan L. Hirshman
    Susan L. Hirshman

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I Want a Fat Asset: How to Achieve Financial Success

Susan L. Hirshman

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