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Are Lumber Traders Currency Traders in Boots?

After a multi-month run up, U.S. random length lumber prices have pulled back in recent weeks. At the time of publication, the current CME May 2017 contract is hovering around $370 on low volume. 415 more words

Lumber Prices

How do you forecast exchange rates?

Getting competitive, best exchange rates can help save you a lot of money. Whether you are a tourist, expat, financial trader, or businessman, it is very important to know how to forecast the… 424 more words

Four Salient Facts about the Chinese Yuan

© 2017 Farok J. Contractor, Rutgers Business School On February 23, 2017, just hours after his new Treasury secretary pledged a more methodical approach to analyzing Beijing’s foreign exchange practices, President Donald Trump declared: 670 more words

Tips to save money

We are all spenders at heart and unless we promote good financial habits, it could become very difficult for some of us to start saving. Of course, we’ve all heard of the good ol’ ways of saving money, like opening a bank account, not getting into debt and clearing off all our bills/dues – but here are some creative and surprising ways in which you can save money. 393 more words

Crucial Backpacking Tips

Travelling into the wilderness, and exploring unexplored terrains and scenic foreign locales with only the required necessities on one’s back – that’s backpacking! Backpacking is a type of low-cost, independent travelling that is packed with thrills. 473 more words

Necessity of learning money value by children

In today’s  uncertain world, judicious management of money is critical. As an expat parent it’s imperative to teach your child the important lessons in financial planning, preparing them to face challenges of adulthood. 409 more words

Travel Cards Better than credit cards

Travel cards have become very popular over the years mainly because of the convenience and security they offer. Being the easiest way to buy foreign currency and take it overseas, travel cards such as gocash are a big hit among frequent travellers. 337 more words