How money works : the facts visually explained
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New York, New York : DK, 2017.
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Shirlington Adult Nonfiction
332.4 HARZO
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Description

A user-friendly guide to understanding key financial concepts, How Money Works takes a highly visual approach to this topic, using bold infographics with clear, jargon-free text to make finances and economics easy to understand.

How Money Works looks at how governments control money, how companies make money, how financial markets work, how individuals can maximize income through investments, and much more. Hundreds of terms are defined, along with the essential basics of financial systems, from the definition of a bond to using cryptocurrencies, managing debt, avoiding online fraud, and how crowdfunding works. Plus, readers can follow the history of currencies, from bartering to Bitcoin, and see how money makes the world go 'round.

Whether readers are looking to start a small business, invest in the stock market, or just understand the basics of economics, How Money Works is a completely comprehensive guide that will help them make sense out of their dollars.

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Book
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First American edition.
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255 pages : color ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781465444271, 1465444270

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Includes index.
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A guide to key financial concepts relies on bold, clear infographics to easily explain economics and finances.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Harzog, B. B., Curphey, M., Lunn, E., Meadway, J., Parker, P., & Black, A. (2017). How money works: the facts visually explained. First American edition. New York, New York: DK.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Beverly Blair, Harzog et al.. 2017. How Money Works: The Facts Visually Explained. New York, New York: DK.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Beverly Blair, Harzog et al., How Money Works: The Facts Visually Explained. New York, New York: DK, 2017.

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Harzog, Beverly Blair,, et al. How Money Works: The Facts Visually Explained. First American edition. New York, New York: DK, 2017. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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