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The economies of sharing

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Former desk-bound HR manager, Lynn Lim, is now self-employed and zips around Singapore in her Fiat van couriering goods and doing moving jobs through the GoGoVan app. 2,799 more words

Money Matters

​Nigerian Naira Takes Another Dip From The Dollar

The naira takes another hit in the parallel market against the dollar, losing a point from what it recorded on Wednesday, from N367 to N368. But at the Bureau De Change (BDC), the naira traded N363, to a dollar. 50 more words


Investor Who Stole Funds Sentenced To 9 Years in Prison

SEATTLE (AP) — A Bellevue, Washington investment adviser was sentenced to nine years in prison and ordered to pay $3.6 million in restitution.

U.S. Attorney Annette Hayes says Chris Young Yoo pleaded guilty in March, admitting he raised millions by promising to invest his clients’ money in funds he managed. 72 more words


US Debt Exceeds GDP

It has been true for a few years now, but the US debt ($19.8T) now exceeds US GDP ($19.2T). The jump in debt is largely the result of fighting the Great Recession. 246 more words


Robert Pattinson has put his teen heartthrob roles behind him

(K. Brent Tomer),

KRISTEN Stewart and Robert Pattinson, the stars of the “Twilight” vampire films, seem to have decided that they have enough money and fame to last a lifetime. 161 more words

Brent Tomer

Britain receives record number of foreign visitors in Q2 2017

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Britain received a record number of foreign visitors in the second quarter of 2017, and the number of Britons making trips abroad reached an all-time high for the time of year, official figures showed on Friday. 332 more words

Money Matters

A Major Shift From West To East Is Occurring As The Dollar Dies. Are You Prepared?

Americans need to shake off their FUD (fear, uncertainty and doubt) and start taking real steps to protect their wealth before the $USD is no longer the world’s dominant reserve currency. 118 more words