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A first-hand guide on "how not to do Hong Kong wrong"*

*If you are not impressed by the effort that went into the title, please direct your complaints to my local 7/11 store where delicious Asahi beer is HK$11 (£0.91) a bottle. 769 more words

Why should you only spend 30% of your income on housing?

Anyone who has looked for an apartment to rent or a home to buy has probably heard the rule of thumb that you shouldn’t spend more than 30% of your income on housing. 661 more words

Finance

Moving Out of Your Parents’ House – Get it Right the First Time

Q: Our daughter has been working full time since graduating from high school 3 years ago and plans to move out in a years’ time to start her life on her own. 1,024 more words

Your Bottom Line

Lima, Peru

When I got to Lima I was completely blown aways by the vastness of the city. Did you know that it is the second largest city built in a desert? 913 more words

Peru

Federal Aid’s Role in Driving Up Tuitions Gains Credence - By Josh Mitchell Aug. 2, 2015 2:03 p.m. ET

Imagine a scenario in which the federal government helps households pursue the American dream with ultra-loose credit, only to see prices skyrocket and families take on loads of debt they can’t repay. 166 more words

Consumer

What Happened in 1985 inc. Pop Culture, Prices and Events

A comprehensive look back at 1985. How well do you remember 1985? Do you remember the children’s toys? Fashions? Cost of living? It’s all here! … 6 more words

Slow & Low

In search of a slower pace of life and a lower cost of living, I’m constantly comparing and contrasting countries around the world where the livin’ has a good cost to benefit ratio. 229 more words

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