Savings

5 Expert Money Saving Tips

It is the beginning of a new journey entitled “2015”. There is a long way ahead and the worst is behind us. The future looks so much brighter! As you lay out your plans for the New Year, why don’t you take on the important goal of saving money? Here are 5 Money Saving Tips from the Experts… 1. GET POSITIVE MOTIVATION FROM FRIENDS AND FAMILY Bob Weinschenk, the CEO of “SmartyPig.com”, believes that saving money is a group activity

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Investments

What stocks to invest in 2015?

New York Stock Exchange

It is just like the eternal question every year again – what stocks to buy and what to ignore. The question is simple, but the answer is somewhat complex, as there isn’t any easy and straightforward way to respond to it. Investors can choose however different strategies. Like every year there are always certain companies that will grow no matter what the state of the economy does. These rather save investments are perhaps one of the best strategies to follow.

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Tax & Estate Planning

This is why you should love paying taxes

Income Tax

Income tax filing day are just months away and i know you hate the reminder. Even while i’m here writing this – you would have paid for your dinner that comes with a Good and Services Tax, leaving you 17% of the cost of the meal poorer. You may also have to pay for the property or road tax that are due. For those that smoke and drink, thanks for the additional contribution of excise duties and tobacco tax. And for

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Lifestyle, Lifestyle & Hobbies

How to Curb Your Shopping Addiction

We live in an era of consumerism. With multiple sources of influence, such as that new Dior perfume advertisement on the television, or your friend’s #humblebrag about her newest bag on Instagram, it is certainly exceedingly easy to fall into the trap of compulsive shopping. Or perhaps, you may find yourself overspending due to your tendency to hoard stuff that you take a fancy to.‘See that dress over there? Well, it’s the last in stock, so you’d better get it if

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Investments

What effect does the New Year have on the stock exchange?

Wall Street

The Christmas holidays and the New Year are over and 2015 has finally arrived. But what does that really mean to an investor? Is there any effect at all? Public holidays always create a little turbulence in the market – no matter where and what the holiday is about. This effect can be positive or might have negative influences on the stocks. However, it is important to understand these disturbances and use them to one’s advantage. Reading the market correctly

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