The notion of a single global is not new. In fact, it has been suggested by many ever since the 16th century. It actually came close to being inaugurated after World War II. Even so, the idea comes with a lot of opponents and proponents who hold different but heavy arguments. In this article, we are going to explore...
Traveling is an exciting experience, especially when you have enough money to spend. You want to easily access your money whenever you want to pay for something, and more so, without attracting unnecessary attention. Also, you want to feel safe while carrying your money. If you keep checking your pockets to ensure that your money is intact, you will...
Budgeting is a crucial planning skill that everyone should cultivate for. Moreover, it is even more critical if you are a college student in America. Unlike living with your parents who have always held the task of budgeting on your behalf, you will be out on your own, meaning that this responsibility will be passed on to you. The...
When you are living from pay check to pay check on a low income, money can become really tight, making it hard to get by. However, you are still expected to live within your means. Failure to plan your earnings can overstretch your budget and leave you debt-laden. At this point, you not only want to save for emergencies but...
In what appears like a well-choreographed move, South Korea leading broadcasters, Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS), Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) and Korean Broadcasting System (KBS), are joining forces with SK Telecom to form their own streaming service similar to the American Streaming Service Netflix. A memorandum of understanding was signed by these firms to cement the coming together. They intend to launch...
It has been almost 10 years of a good economic run in America. The markets have performed exceptionally well, and the economy has been expanding. However, all good runs come to a halt, especially in economic cycles. At some point, the expansion phase either slows down, stagnates, or crashes due to some factors. In anticipation of that, the future for...
Concerns over a Trump-appointed World Bank President looms amidst the resignation of Jim Yong Kim
Concerns over a Trump-appointed World Bank President looms amidst the resignation of Jim Yong Kim Following the recent surprising departure of Jim Yong Kim as the World Bank President, concerns over a Trump-appointed replacement are looming. Traditionally, the worlds largest economy has always had the privilege to choose the World Bank presidents since its inception. On the other hand, European nations...
Although money, in its physical form, has been around for centuries, according to global trends, it does seem like we are heading towards an empty wallet world - literally. If you haven’t noticed already, you probably use your mobile pay apps or cards more frequently to pay for stuff that you do cash. Also, there are some countries like Sweden...
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...
4 Tips for Budgeting While Studying in Australia
Living on a student budget in Australia can be tricky. Other than covering your tuition and accommodation costs, you also need to fend for other basic costs such as food, accommodation or even going on a sightseeing trip. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways you can save money while making the most as a student in the country. If...