global financial crisis
The most recent global financial crisis occurred between the year 2007 and 2009. This financial crisis was considered as the most severe economic disruption since the Great Depression that took place in the 1930s. The crisis was initiated by the collapse of the United States real estate market. The impact and the scale of the 2008 global financial crisis...
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...
Switzerland is one of the best countries in Europe, with state of the art universities that offer high standard education at a relatively low fee. For most students, studying in Switzerland is a dream come true. However, it’s also one of the most expensive countries in terms of living standards. Budgeting effectively is, therefore, a prerequisite for any student...

5 Ways to Save for a Wedding

Are you looking to have the wedding of your dreams? Planning a wedding takes time, patience, effort, and money. According to CNN, on average, a couple can expect to pay up to $32,000 to get hitched. As a result, most couples end up taking up loans just to have their wedding, which is not an ideal way to start...
The Chinese consumer’s appetite for the pungent Durian fruit is far from being quelled. As the demand for the fruit keeps rising in China, farmers in Malaysia are doing all they can to keep up with the supply. The price of a kilo of this fruit skyrocketed between the years 2013 to 2017 where they astonishingly tripled to the...
A New Year is another opportunity to make a difference. It’s a time to start over again or do things differently. As we think of resolutions, it’s a time to evaluate how we did the past year; the rights and the wrongs and come up with fresh strategies on getting the most out the ensuing year. The New Year’s resolutions...
Boeing does not expect to take a hit from the US-China trade tensions in the year 2019. In fact, they expect to continue thriving as the year goes on. Boeing reported strong returns on Wednesday this week in its fourth quarter. This happened as the global air travel continued to grow last year, pushing its profits up by 3.1%...
You probably have a basic understanding of how credit works. It is when you borrow someone else’s money, be it a bank, a friend or a mortgage company to buy something today and then repay the lender at a later date at an interest. A few decades ago, consumers would visit chain stores to fulfil their personal needs and...
Are you looking to travel to Australia? Australia, more than most developed nations seize the imagination. It provides a range of beautiful places fun and diverse things to do from beach escapes, adventure tours to cultural city breaks. But other than planning your preferred destinations and things to do while there, planning your travel money options should be at...
Although studying in England can be exciting, managing your finances can be hard, mainly because of the ever-changing currency rates that affect how much money you have each month and little understanding of living costs. Even so, that does not mean that you have to wipe your account clean every month. Creating a budget is an excellent first step...