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Illusion of Value

It costs more to make a penny than it’s worth. The materials, manufacturing, and distribution add up to 1.5 cents for each cent, and at an estimated 13 billion pennies made each year, the mint loses almost $200 million a year on them. 12 more words

Photography

W/Africa loses $2.3bn to maritime crime in 3 years as Nigeria, UNODC rally multi-national efforts to thwart piracy in the Gulf of Guinea 

The total economic cost of piracy in West Africa has been estimated at $777.1 million annually between 2015 and 2017 in addition to human costs as the Gulf of Guinea experienced an escalation of piracy, kidnapping and armed robbery at sea incidents in recent years. 628 more words

News

My Face

I feel like today is one of those days were my face refuses to show any sort of expression, similar to what I can only assume the lovechild of an over-botoxed barbie and a saddened clown would sport had they just been given the news that their goldfish bubbles just died. 236 more words

Writing

What Is Private Equity? What to Know Before Investing

When it comes to investing, many investors will go the traditional route by buying into stocks or bonds — or maybe a mutual fund, or two. 500 more words

Finance

"Daily" Toddler Blog — Day 692

William: “Dad I need money!”

Me: “Why?”

W: “For…for…for the man!”

Me: “What man?”

W: “Dadadadad I need money!”

I think my son might be in deep with some bad people…

William

Stop saying this immediately!

I NEED HELP BUT I CANNOT AFFORD IT

I DO NOT HAVE ENOUGH TIME

You see those two phrases I hear every single day. I also admit to saying it when I first started out and it was one of the first things I worked on with my first coach. 330 more words

Ultra Culture by the beach

After a few weeks break due to a trip back to the UK, it was time to hit the road again with a trip to the western Ukraine region of Rivne on the cards for a match between Veres Rivne and FC Minaj from the border region of Zakarpattya. 1,495 more words

Football