Surviving Financial Meltdown (Paperback)Ron Blue & Jeremy L White
In troubled economic circumstances, people are looking for practical help and deeper spiritual perspective. Written in a non-threatening and easy-to-read format, Surviving Financial Meltdown provides a blueprint laid out by financial experts, Ron Blue and Jeremy White, of biblically-based financial principles to implement during both calm and crisis.
Surviving Financial Meltdown provides the key four principles to financial success. It addresses many of the fears that people feel when it comes to finances. And it provides assistance in determining short and long term financial goals.
Surviving Financial Meltdown also addresses specifically what to do and what not to do in challenging economic times. It gives practical advice for everyday financial decisions. Includes an Appendix with over 40 money-saving ideas.
About the Authors
Ron Blue has been a financial planner and consultant for more than 30 years. He currently leads an international effort to equip and motivate Christian financial professionals to serve the body of Christ by implementing biblical wisdom in their lives and practices, resulting in financial freedom. Ron has appeared on national radio and television programs and has authored more than 12 books on personal finance, including the best seller Master Your Money.
Jeremy White has been a certified public accountant since 1988, with financial experience in public accounting and industry. He’s currently practicing as a partner with Blythe, White & Associates, a certified public accounting and consulting firm in Paducah, Kentucky. He is a Kingdom Advisors Qualified Member.
ByRon Blue & Jeremy L White
Number of Pages160 pp
PublisherTyndale House Publishers
Chapter OneRIDING OUT THE ECONOMIC STORM
How to Prepare for Economic Uncertainty
Plunging home values. Declining stock market. Vanishing credit.
Fluctuating gas prices. Ongoing war against terrorism. Failing
banks. Soaring food costs. Falling value of the dollar. Swelling
budget defi cits. (Suggested cover story for the next Money magazine:
“Best Investment Now: Antacids!”)
If you’re worried, you’re not alone. You’re not the only one
feeling the uncertainty. Consumer confi dence measurements
have reached their lowest level in decades.
Most of the world would still leap at the chance to trade
economic situations with you. You realize that. But you’re still
nervous and searching for answers.
It’s easy enough to present our case that economic times
are challenging. Th e daily headlines back us up on that. Our
challenge in this book is to prepare you so that you have less fear
and more fi nancial peace.
We want to help you develop a commonsense fi nancial
strategy to weather the economic storms of today as well as those
in the far-off fi nancial future. In times of economic uncertainty,
the strength of your strategy will determine whether you thrive
Let’s get started with a reminder of how you get ready for
tough times: Prepare in advance.
Don’t Let Your Dreams Be Washed Away
The aerial photo is startling: An attractively designed yellow twostory
home stands alone on highly sought-after real estate along
the Texas Gulf Coast. Just a few days before, that house was part
of a thriving community.