The Government gives away billions of dollars every year in form of benefits, grants and loans. Deserving citizens can get money for buying or remodeling homes, starting up a business and even going back to school. Most people are unaware that this free money from the government is available.
Gambling debt has become a big problem in the society. It causes financial hardship, anxiety, and heartache to those affected by it. You may be reading this as a concerned party, or perhaps a run of bad luck has seen you eat further and further into your overdraft or racking up hefty credit card bills. […]
The word ‘crowdsourcing’ defines itself. It’s all about the outsourcing of work to a crowd of people who would do it for you because you are unable to do it yourself. That’s as simple as you can get. The outsourced work is usually paid work, but sometimes the services are provided for free.
One of the strongest belief of our company is that financial health of the nation depends on the financial health of all its citizens. And while the future of the country is in the hands of the young generation, we challenged ourself to try to improve financial literacy.
Working as a financial adviser can be both frustrating and illuminating. You get the two ends of the economic human spectrum. The person who has a reasonable amount of money and is looking to invest. The person who is continually in debt and barely makes it from payday to payday.
Considering the state of the employment market in recent years, being in the position to pick from two jobs is what might be called a ‘nice problem.’ The choice to switch jobs or stay put is a bit of a problem as decisions like that have lasting career repercussions… or benefits.
Spring is here, and a man’s fancy turns to love and money. As the weather warms up and we all come out of hibernation, it’s also an excellent time to take stock of your finances and set some goals. Uh! Oh! The central heating just blew a valve.
We all make mistakes and involve in bad financial decisions sometimes. Financial pitfalls happen often enough, although some can be more serious than others. Don’t give up hope because you can fix the problem and rectify your financial situation with a few steps.
Many people get paralyzed when faced with financial choices. It’s fascinating to see how people make their decisions. Personal financial decision-making is influenced more by emotions than many individuals would like to admit. Let’s look at some ways of how most powerful human feelings affect decision-making.
Buying items on manageable monthly repayments is a whole lot easier than a one lump sum payment. You can justify a few extra bucks a month a lot easier than you can explain dropping a few hundred or even a few thousand on something before you even take it home with you.