• From Car Accident to Compensation: How to Receive a Fair Settlement

    From Car Accident to Compensation: How to Receive a Fair Settlement

    Personal injury lawsuits have garnered something of a negative reputation over the years. Who out there hasn’t heard of the slip-and-fall scams or the millions sought for hot-coffee spillage? But when it comes to car accidents, rarely does the subsequent call for redress amount to nothing but a shameless cash grab. According to no less …

    Read More

  • 5 Projects That Shouldn’t be DIY

    5 Projects That Shouldn’t be DIY

    Let’s get the obvious out of the way: do-it-yourself projects can be lots of fun. Bringing your own ideas to life is an excellent creative outlet, a great hobby and, let’s be honest, an ingenious way of saving your hard-earned cash. However, some things are best left to the professionals. Here are 5 examples:

     …

    Read More

  • Australia Caught Up in GST Reform Debate

    Australia Caught Up in GST Reform Debate

    Calls by CPA Australia for a GST overhaul to compensate for funding shortfalls have been meet met with criticism from small businesses in Australia.

    Research published by the leading accountancy group has revealed that Australia would be $27.5 billion a year better off with a 15 percent GST on everything.

    State branches of the Property …

    Read More

  • Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect Turns to Short-Selling

    Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect Turns to Short-Selling

    The Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect scheme has given the green light to traders to short Shanghai shares, in a statement released by the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

    Set to commence on March 2, the move comes as plans to bring about a successful trading link between Hong Kong and mainland China were offset by a …

    Read More

  • 4 Predictions on the Future of Entrepreneurship for Teens

    4 Predictions on the Future of Entrepreneurship for Teens

    The future of entrepreneurship is going to change massively over the next few years and significantly more so over the next decade. There is already a big movement towards web services and web applications being the norm for any type of business.

    It is becoming increasingly more normal for a lot of these web applications …

    Read More

  • Love of Driving Fuels Traffic Chaos Across the Globe

    City planners have had their fair share of criticism in recent years, often repeating mistakes of the past in different parts of the world. In China, the painful lessons learned following decades of urban neglect and decline in some notable towns and cities across America half-a-century ago, in part caused by rocketing car ownership, low …

    Read More

  • Chinese Investment In London Property Continuing

    Within the past couple of months, the Chinese have been venturing out of Asia to seek property investments. Nearly 2.5 billion dollars has been invested in real estate in London alone. This was the top destination in the world with the other cities being in Australia, the United States, and other metropolitan areas throughout the …

    Read More

  • Gold Still Trading Under Pressure

    Gold Still Trading Under Pressure

    Gold Still Trading Under Pressure

    Gold markets have seen a wave of bullish trading activity in recent weeks, as geopolitical tensions in Iraq and the Ukraine have prompted safe haven buying.  When these types of events start to surface, it can seem difficult to assess the length of time traders will be reacting.  But when …

    Read More

  • What Could Send Gold Prices Higher?

    What Could Send Gold Prices Higher?

    What Could Send Gold Prices Higher?

    Since 2008, we have seen evidence of a consistent economic recovery both in the US and around the world.  These positive trends have some drastic implications for investors and those that are considering gaining exposure in precious metals.  In areas like stocks, the central benchmarks have risen to new …

    Read More

  • US/China Tech Wars: Could Xiaomi Actually Challenge Apple?

    US/China Tech Wars: Could Xiaomi Actually Challenge Apple?

    US/China Tech Wars: Could Xiaomi Actually Challenge Apple?

    Since stock prices for Apple, Inc.  (NASDAQ: AAPL) hit their recent lows toward the middle of 2013, we have seen a steadily building uptrend as investor confidence.  To some, this might have come as a surprise as new company CEO Tim Cook has been on the receiving …

    Read More

  • iPad POS Systems – Revolutionizing Small Businesses

     

    Having your own successful business is a dream, but it can be tough to transform it into a reality. Owning your own retail store is downright impossible if you can’t afford rent, utility bills and so on. However, a small stall at a local market is an entirely different story. With a little luck, customers …

    Read More

  • Basics of Online Stock Trading

    Basics of Online Stock Trading

    Basics of Online Stock Trading

    In recent years, positive trends in consumer credit activities have helped create major shifts in the tendency to place retail investment trades online, rather than on the floor of a traditional stock exchange.  There is a wide variety of ways to start doing this.   Already, there is a large and …

    Read More

  • Dollar Looking Strong Against Euro

    Dollar Looking Strong Against Euro

    Dollar Looking Strong Against Euro

    The global economy has posted some strong gains in growth since the widespread financial collapses that were seen five years ago.  But when we look at various regions, we can see that all of that growth activity has not proceeded forward at the same rate.  For example, emerging markets have …

    Read More

  • Euro Still Looking Weak

    Euro Still Looking Weak

    Euro Still Looking Weak

    The Euro has been one of the biggest losers of the month, and it is not looking like the tide will turn any time soon for the shared currency.  The outlook for the Euro is clouded by a few different factors and the recent chart activity gives investors a good indication …

    Read More

  • Has a Bottom Formed in Gold Markets?

    Has a Bottom Formed in Gold Markets?

    Has a Bottom Formed in Gold Markets?

     Gold markets have seen a good deal of volatility in the last few years, as precious metals investors gauge majority sentiment and establish positions based on the underlying trends in risk aversion.  Last year was the worst in recent memory for those that are bullish on the metals …

    Read More

  • Yen is a Long-Term Sell

    Yen is a Long-Term Sell

    Yen is a Long-Term Sell

    Currency markets tend to work in trends that are defined by medium term time frames.  For those that are working mostly in the realm of technical analysis, this means using charts that assess market behavior over the last month, or the last six months.  Real price trends tend to take …

    Read More

  • Is Organic Food Really More Beneficial?

    Is Organic Food Really More Beneficial?

    Similar to vegetarianism and the more extreme vegan diet, organic food is becoming more and more of a presence in modern society—largely due to the supposed benefits of organic food over non-organic food. But does organic food really provide more benefits than its non-organic counterparts? Let’s take a closer look at organic food to …

    Read More

  • Where Will Tech Support Be 1 Year From Now?

    Where Will Tech Support Be 1 Year From Now?

    The Scene: A Growing Technological World

    By the year 2020, the world’s number of interconnected digital devices will surpass 15 million. This stunning prediction offers a macro-view of what we’ve all observed on the micro-level: the rise of multiple devices in the connected home—or at least, the rise of the idea.

    We’ve all come a …

    Read More

  • Is India’s Economy on the Path to Recovery?

    Is India’s Economy on the Path to Recovery?

    The year 2013 marked a strong period of recovery in developed markets, with the US and Eurozone emerging from recessionary conditions and posting stronger rates of growth compared to most of the yearly performances that have been since the 2008 financial collapse.  This has sent several major …

    Read More

  • Music is Being Used Increasingly for Medicinal Purposes

    Music is Being Used Increasingly for Medicinal Purposes

    Lyrics Feast released their latest infographic which pictorially depicts five of the known health benefits that have been proven through the scientific method. Medical researchers are only beginning to understand the physical and physiological health benefits listening to music provides. Medicinal music is being used increasingly for a wide range of medicinal purposes.

    According to …

    Read More


Top