Travel packing list Heading to Croatia but forgot your hat? Found out about your missing wallet once you landed at the destination? Well, packing mishaps range from manageable to disastrous. Being stranded on a strange land without essentials is the last thing you want. Whether you are a regular backpacker or a first-time traveller, going […]

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Food in background – The most unusual restaurants in the world A fishing village in the Italian region of Apulia Polignano is very interesting, because here lies the restaurant in a cave, which was eventually acquired worldwide fame. It probably is not surprising, considering that the cave used for various events since 1700. Indeed we […]

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Will Manufacturing and Infrastructure Turnaround the Ailing Singapore Economy The writing is already on the wall; Singapore’s economy is heading to tough times. Although an outright recession is not anticipated, the Monetary Authority of Singapore has gone ahead and advises the populace to brace for dark days ahead. Typically, the media is awash with reports […]

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Tobacco stocks provide yield, but at what cost? With the opportunities for safe income via bonds and treasuries at all time lows with interest rates down close to zero in many places around the globe. Investors have been on the hunt for income from other sources.  This situation has lead many investors into the next […]

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Investing in investment funds can bring annual earnings of 10 to 30 percent on … Citizens who do not have time or are not able to track the movement of share prices on the stock market, and would like to increase their savings, they can invest extra money in investment funds. To start you should […]

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Common Questions about VA Loan Answered With obtaining home mortgage becoming increasingly difficult, more and more military service members and veterans are choosing a VA loan. Should you do the same? What benefits does VA loan offer? How much loan you can take? Read on to know the answers to these questions and much more. […]

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What annualized stock market return Should you use? Projecting the amount of investing capital needed in retirement to produce a specific level of income is an easy process.  At its simplest, all an investor needs to do is determine their income requirements. Then determine what portfolio size they need to generate that income assuming a […]

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Your lender says you qualify for a 5.022% mortgage rate. You feel the rate is OK but are not sure how the lender has come to this figure, much less if this is the best rate you can get. Getting a better mortgage rate is a big thing. Even a small percentage increase can translate […]

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Although you might have had a few jobs for pocket money during your high school years, college is where you become fully independent for the first time in your life. You have to manage your finances while attending classes and also having an active social life in probably the most fun years of life, which […]

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Would Another Type of Loan Cost Less? There is definitely a reason we have renovation loans, car loans and other types of loans. It is true that you could go a personal loan to do all this and several others things. But you have to bear in mind that specific loans come with lower interest […]

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