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Yesterday’s Man

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has approved a new penal order system that will see Dubai Public Prosecution dealing with minor misdemeanours and offences – via fines – rather than through the court. 1,779 more words


3 Reasons Why People Get Broke Financially.

  1. They don’t make money: Earning money is different from making money. By earning money, I mean just ‘getting paid’ for jobs well done (entrepreneur) or job well done (employee).
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Global Financial Crisis 10 Years On

It has been ten years since the global financial crisis began to take hold. At the time, few would have known that BNP Paribas’ decision to freeze three hedge funds was the signal for the deepest recession in living memory and a near-collapse of the financial system. 354 more words


Who wants to be a millionaire?

Just double $1000 ten times!

There are over 6 billion people on Earth.

John D. Rockefeller became the world’s first official billionaire in 1916 as a result of his ownership of Standard Oil.  640 more words


6 months down - how much has it cost??

We recently celebrated 6 months since starting our roving retiree lifestyle on 9th April 2017 and thought it would be great to see and share how much it has cost. 505 more words


Debt in America

There is almost $800 billion in credit card debt in the U.S., meaning the average person with credit card debt owes almost $17,000.

That seems a lot, but the fact is that it’s nowhere near the most… 401 more words

Soaring Highs for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Something exciting happened this past week.

Incase you missed it, Walmart’s stock jumped approximately 10% to $ 99.6 US per share on November 16, 2017. According to online sources, this jump was most accurately connected to Walmart’s third-quarter press release which showed how the company has performed from August to November. 180 more words