OverviewDiscover the keys to personal financial management with the practical, reader-friendly introduction in Garman/Forgue's market-leading PERSONAL FINANCE TAX UPDATE, 13E. This step-by-step approach teaches you how to save and invest, manage student loans, file taxes, decrease credit card debt and plan a strong financial future. The latest financial information throughout this edition incorporates significant changes to the U.S. income tax system with the 'Tax Cuts and Jobs Act' of 2018. Memorable scenarios lifted from actual situations depict a variety of financial challenges ' showing you the relevance of what you're learning and the importance of advice from trusted personal finance experts. Many math-based examples clearly illustrate how to achieve long-term financial goals through investing. With the latest updates and learning tools, such as an online financial planner in MindTap digital resources, this edition prepares you for personal financial success now and throughout your lifetime.