Managing money while on a normal routine and schedule is hard. Now imagine how much harder it will be when you go on holiday. Every budgeting rule you’ve been subjecting yourself to disappear into the rearview mirror. And if you don’t keep yourself in check, you’ll come back home with a handicapped bank account and your responsibilities will pounce...

Ways to budget for students

Budgeting is simply aligning the available funds with your expenses. This can be further be broken down to an allocation of the money earned to the different needs and wants that you have. For a student, you probably have no income and budgeting would save you from additional money issues. If you are a student, you are likely to have...
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...

Cambodian Tourism Woes

cambodian toursim woes and its effect on finacial success
Cambodia’s tourism has been on an upward trajectory. Between January and August of 2018, Cambodia received more than 1.27 million visitors from China alone. This number marked a whopping 72% increase from 2017. With the influx of tourism, one would think Cambodians would be ecstatic. Unfortunately, not all are. Owners of local businesses are quite unhappy with the influx of...
England is a popular tourist destination for many. However, before you plan for your trip, it’s important to take a step back and think of how you’ll into and around England. Afford yourself enough time to consider security, value, and convenience of the various options available. To give you a clear picture of the situation, here are some of...
5 tips to saving money on hotels when travelling abroad
As the years go by, finding an affordable hotel room keeps getting harder and harder. Luckily, Hotel prices are not set on stone. With a few tried and tested hotel booking tricks, you can find the best possible hotel rates regardless of the season. Here are 5 tips to help you spend a lot less on accommodation and free up...
Vietnam will take pride in hosting the second meeting with Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. Its responsibility in this summit has opened up an opportunity for Vietnam to rekindle its relationship with North Korea. In the 1950s Pyongyang and Hanoi had flourishing ties. During the war between Vietnam and America, North Korea did not hesitate to offer help to Hanoi...
Banks are considered the best place to store your cash and valuables. But unfortunately, they are not foolproof to failure and collapse. Yes, it’s unthinkable and you’ve probably never thought it possible, but banks do fail at times. When one bank fails, a lot of lives are thrown into financial disarray. Things get ugly very fast. And that’s only...
The US government is currently on a 33-day shut down all over the country. For an estimated 800,000 federal workers, this will be the second week without their regular paychecks. For the families of some of these workers, it's already hard to get by without one week's paycheck. They are cash strapped for even the basic necessities. Bills are...

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...