Numbers, maths and statistics errors can easily trip us up when it comes to personal finance.
We learn at school that numbers are a great way to represent facts. When a number is quoted, it automatically lends greater weight to a claim.
The death of globalisation may have been greatly exaggerated. World trade is recovering – and more cross-border trade of goods and services could boost incomes. In this economic update video for eZonomics, ING head of research…
US comedian Steven Wright once quipped: “I saw a bank that said ’24 hour banking’— but I don’t have that much time.”
Even if a service is always open, what if you can’t find space in your schedule?
If you’ve got children, you know how it feels when the most important person in your home is no longer you.
Blogger James Clear writes that children who delayed their desire for
Can guilt help you save? An Indian study found that poor labourers
Even economists - who you’d think should know better - are
April 29, 2015
Why world trade may soon grow faster than GDP
The death of globalisation may have been greatly exaggerated. World trade is recovering…
April 2, 2013
How to protect my loved ones
If you’ve got children, you know how it feels when the most important person in…
March 14, 2013
Choosing a mortgage
What do capping, collaring and ARMs have in common? They are all terms associated…
February 8, 2013
Home buying tips
You’re ready to buy your first home. You’re officially excited. But there are…
January 28, 2013
Rent or buy?
It’s the property decision we all have to make and there’s no single answer that’s…
January 18, 2013
Choosing the right current account
When it comes to choosing a bank account, think twice before saying yes to the first…
January 10, 2013
Things you can do without
It may sound too simple but if you’re looking to cut spending, look at what you…
December 14, 2012
When to start investing
You’re on a decent salary, you’ve come by a bit of extra cash. It’s time to…
November 27, 2012
Your first salary
First jobs are an important landmark in life – not least for the pay cheque.