According to statistics, approximately 2 billion adults globally lack access to formal financial services. And, for the majority that can access these services, they are typically expensive, ineffective and cumbersome. Fortunately, change is in the air as the unbanked population adopts wallet-based payment solutions. The move towards a cashless scheme promises to place digital money solutions in the hands...
As a student, you have the luxury of long holidays. During these holidays, can travel and tour the world as you please. Once you embark on your career, you might not have enough time to travel – plus you’ll have a little more responsibility grounding you. But how can a student afford to travel unless of course, they are from...
Thailand is one of Asia’s fastest-growing economies with a flourishing middle class, a thriving startup community, and increasing demand for consumer products and services. It offers strong opportunities for investors in different sectors, especially in the service and industrial firms and the import and export sectors in general. That said, starting an SME in Thailand can be quite daunting. There...

Studying in UK

Studying in the UK has probably been your childhood dream and it is now actualising. Congratulations on your achievement! It’s no easy feat, so take the time to pat yourself on the back for it. But amidst all the joy and excitement, you have feelings of sadness. Soon you’ll be leaving your family and moving abroad to chart out a...
AT&T had to part with a staggering $85 Billion to buy Time Warner, which houses one of its best performing television production powerhouses HBO. Prior to this purchase, the US government had shown immense determination to stop the deal. Eventually the government would throw in the towel leaving AT&T to close the high profile deal. As the new proud owners...
Scammers are becoming creative each day. They are working around the clock to come up with better methods and more avenues for scamming people. Student loans are among the areas where scamming has become prevalent. Reports have shown that borrowers of student loans are increasingly being targeted by scammers. The schemers are preying on the innocent people by emailing, calling,...
The former Nissan chairman, Carlos Ghosn was released from jail after posting a hefty bail that amounted to $ 8.9, million. Ghosn was arrested on November 19 last year and charged with failure to report his exact salary, which aggravated a breach of trust. He vehemently denied committing the crimes leveled against him. The ousted Nissan chairman played a massive...

Cash is Going Out!

More and more people are becoming uncertain about the future of cash. Many economists doubt cash will be in existence in a few decades to come. And with the advent of cryptocurrencies, money exchange apps like DeeMoney (which you can use to send cash from Thailand overseas), and loads of other payment options, you can see why they think...

Life as a Flylancer!

Today, there are many people working remotely than there was a decade ago. Technology advancements, including video conferencing, project management and money exchange software have caused this industry to grow exponentially- and by the looks of things, it will continue to grow. Before we dive into the truths of flylancing, who is a flylancer? Flylancers are also known as digital...
Opening a bank account in a country you are visiting or have moved to is usually a challenge. However, this is not the case in Thailand. Actually, foreigners have a relatively easy time opening bank accounts in Thailand. But even while this is the case, your overall experience will depend on the bank you choose to work with. Generally, banks...