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To what point will we dematerialize money?

By A_Pietro, published on Jun 5, 2014

The arguments in favour of the disappearance of physical money are many, and they usually stem from entities, such as lobbies and companies, which hold specific interests in other types of money. In the light of recent trends, one might think that these champions are in the process of becoming victorious. But it’s not going to happen. No matter how effective the assaults governments launch against bitcoins, they keep re-appearing.As a non-governmental currency, it is the most dematerialized form of money we have. Is it possible that it would, one day, be embodied by actual bit coins and bit... (more)

Tags: economy, finance, money, banking, banknotes, states

Worst Money Mistakes that People Make

By Steve Benedict, published on Jun 4, 2014

... too many drinks, buying more clothes than you anticipated on a Saturday afternoon or buying more books in the book store than you can really afford, there are a whole load of ways in which we overspend. You should be really careful of this, especially if you’re somebody who seems to spend more money that you think you have. If you’re the type of person who comes home and can’t believe how much you’ve spent, you need to start being a little bit more careful when you go on shopping trips!

The Solution: The solution to this problem is to make a good budget and to stick rigid to... (more)

Tags: money, money mistakes, how to spend properly

The Roller Coaster of Cryptocurrency: A look to the Future

By RandyVulture, published on Mar 26, 2014

...mathematically generated as the computers in this network execute difficult number-crunching tasks, a procedure known as Bitcoin ‘mining.’” The total number of bitcoins mined will never exceed 21 million.

Bitcoin exchanges allow users to exchange bitcoins for traditional forms of money. What determines the value of a bitcoin? Good old supply and demand. As demand climbs, so does the price of a bitcoin. As demand falls, bitcoins lose value.

Uses

That all might seem kind of complex compared to the greenbacks in your wallet, but the Bitcoin system comes with some definite ... (more)

Tags: business, money, currency, bitcoin, cryptocurrency

Exploring Variable Annuities: Are They Right For You

By Annie Davis, published on Mar 25, 2014

In most cases, people choose variable annuities as a means to safely grow money for income during retirement. They have the potential to give added financial security to one's golden years while simultaneously safeguarding money already invested. However, combing stock market exposure with investment safety does come at a price. Variable annuities may or may not be right for you and your situation. Here are a few things to consider before you begin investing.

Variable Annuity Basics

The most common goal investors have when opening a variable annuity account is to have a steady stream... (more)

Tags: finance, money, annuities

It's Tax Season: Where Accountants Make Their Money

By Rip Van Winkle, published on Mar 5, 2014

...books fill to capacity, and tax offices become active, busy places. In the United States, citizens have from January to April of every year to even the score with Uncle Sam’s IRS. So as individuals moan and groan at the thought of tax season, accountants are smiling broadly—counting their money.

Taxman Training and Tithes Perhaps you like the idea of working with other people’s money or maybe you would consider yourself smarter than most by working for tax demands rather than groaning against it. What if the sight of neat little numbers well organized into tidy little rows... (more)

Tags: money, tax, tax season

Saving Money on Holiday Expenses

By JuliaTyler, published on Feb 28, 2014

...is time to start planning for a holiday. Considering the current economic scenario, many people are thinking of ways in which they can prevent themselves from burning a hole in their pocket. You can use the savings for investment and other purposes. Well, with some easy tips, you can save some money on your holiday vacation this year.

·Have a Flexible Schedule

A flexible schedule can help you in saving some bucks on your flight tickets. Along with hotel expenses, flight tickets are one of the major sources of expenditure on a trip. Making some minor adjustments with your... (more)

Tags: economy, money, income, investment strategies

Sacrificed On The Altar of Success

By melanie jean juneau, published on Jan 12, 2014

... that I have ever done in my life.”

And , a year later, as his little daughter lay sleeping on his chest, Daniel said, ”Now I know why you and Dad had so many kids.”

Can you imagine that if you put family first before your success, your kids will be healed by love, and set free to serve the world in and through Love? It would be heaven on earth. It would be the beginning of a revolution that would change the face of the earth. In doing so, I assure you, you will be happier, more content, and live longer, if you treasure family more than money and success.

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Tags: family, love, money, power

Egypt, 'Concern' As Scores Killed In Protests

By Shaun Gibson, published on Jul 28, 2013

Egypt has been warned to pull "back from the brink" after security forces killed dozens of supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi during mass protests.

Thousands of Brotherhood supporters remain hunkered down in a vigil at a Cairo mosque, vowing to stand their ground despite threats by authorities to disperse them.

The Muslim Brotherhood says at least 120 people were killed after security forces attacked a protest by supporters of Mr Morsi in Cairo.

Doctors at a field hospital said another 1,000 people were wounded in clashes on the road to Cairo's international... (more)

Tags: politics, money, greed, egypt, civil unrest, people power, world affairs, middle east unrest

The Credit Score Scam

By DKIdea, published on Jun 18, 2013

... - The Real Truth About Finance So wait, they can say anything, possibly causing a negative effect on your score, which in turn causes lenders to raise the interest rate on you? Uh...yeah, a higher rate means the company gets more money...and it’s all about the corporate profits (duh). It’s getting ridiculous now. There are rates being levied as high as 79.9%. Granted, for a rate that high they are considering you an extremely high risk investment, but really, this is just legal loansharking. The system is bad, but... (more)

Tags: business, credit cards, scams, economy, money, finances, credit score

It All Started With A Kiss

By Scorpion Sting, published on Jun 4, 2013

...truck of her boyfriend. The young lady wishes that I don't use her real name or her boyfriend's real name either. In fact, Jack and Dianne would like me to leave out the location as well. She claims that she has hit 4 out 5 of the criteria since the weekend in question involved sex, jail, money, and blood. The fame is something they wish to avoid. I told them not to worry since nobody reads my blogs too closely anyway. So, without further delay, I tell the story as it was e-mailed to me in the first person as told by Dianne.

"Jack came to my house on a sunny Saturday morning.... (more)

Tags: sex, love, jail, money, kiss, blood, fame, truck, wreck, tow

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