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How Communication Could Make You Richer

Posted on August 8, 2017 by Daniel at 7:52 am

It’s payday. You look at the amount on your check and you are elated. You did well this week. Then, you think again and the same old feeling of frustration sets in when you realise the majority of your paycheck is already spent on bills that are due shortly. Many of us are all too familiar with this scenario and are tired of living it. We are always looking for better ways to make a little extra, or a whole lot of extra, cash. The world of technology and communication have opened up a new arena for cash flow. Below are some ways that you might make that work for you. (more…)

These Smart Drugs are Taking the Financial World by Storm

Posted on May 3, 2017 by Daniel at 4:07 pm

When The Wolf of Wall Street hit the big screens, people made jokes about drug usage by the characters. Jordan Belfort, played by Leonardo DiCaprio, did cocaine and a wide assortment of other drugs in order to have a better time while working for the firm. (more…)

How to Use Guerrilla Marketing for Your Brand Promotion

Posted on April 30, 2017 by Daniel at 5:12 pm

Lately there is much talk about guerrilla marketing and with good reason. The consumers are being bombarded with marketing campaigns on every corner and it’s beginning to wear out. People have become more sophisticated in these matters and they’re able to tell when somebody is selling them something. This is where guerrilla part comes in. Innovative and viral marketing techniques can sometimes have much stronger effect on a buyer than those which cost a lot of money and require a whole team to put them together. (more…)

Trading – Why Does the Pound Rise When the FTSE 100 Drops?

Posted on April 26, 2017 by Daniel at 7:57 pm

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If you have been following the markets’ reactions to events in the UK since the Brexit referendum last year, you may have noticed a phenomenon that may seem a bit odd. When a major event connected to the future of the UK and Brexit occurs, there is normally a noticeable reaction from both the pound, and the FTSE 100 – the index of 100 of the UK’s most influential stocks. However, there is often a strong inverse relationship between the two. As an example, when the June 8th election was announced, the pound actually soared (despite dropping before people knew what the Number 10 announcement was going to be about), but the FTSE 100 plummeted. In an opposite reaction, the FTSE 100 saw record highs when the bill to trigger Article 50 passed in parliament, but the pound dropped. (more…)

Why Holidays Rentals Are a Great Investment

Posted on April 24, 2017 by Daniel at 8:29 pm

Holiday home buying trends have been always popular among people who love to go on vacations to one of their favourite places. It makes one have a home away from home and have a good time while away from the daily routine of one’s life. Many people choose it as an investment strategy and get a lot of Return on Investment (ROI). This is a great way to generate passive income. (more…)

The Ultimate Digital Guy?

Posted on March 29, 2017 by Daniel at 7:28 am

I recently saw what was like a three-and-and-half hour documentary about the famous WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, who is obviously inextricably linked to the non-profit whistleblower-type news organisation, so the documentary was as much about him as it was about WikiLeaks. So anyway, a phrase the narrator used during the running time of the doccie really caught my ear, when he referred to Julian Assange as the “ultimate digital guy.” (more…)

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