Shipping Container Homes Offer Financial Advantages to Struggling Homeowners

By |December 18th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Economics / Politics|

Affordable housing remains a concern in virtually every community across the country. Individuals and families clearly need places to live, but shelling out enough cash to purchase a home, on top of purchasing groceries, paying for utilities, and all the other expenses associated with homeownership can cause all sorts of financial problems and stress. Even among renters, finding an affordable

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How to Ensure Business VAT Return is Processed

By |July 10th, 2018|Categories: Economics / Politics|

Once your company has been VAT registered, you must file an accurate Business VAT return every quarter. Failure to file or late filing can attract fines. Value Added Tax (VAT) is charged on almost all goods and services. In some countries such as the United States, it is referred to as goods and services tax (GST). In the United Kingdom

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Federal Reserve Raised Interest Rates to Highest Level in a Decade

By |March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Economics / Politics|Tags: , , , |

The Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the sixth time since late 2015, and bringing them to the highest level in a decade.

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You Might Spend $40 on St. Patrick’s Day This Year

By |March 14th, 2018|Categories: Economics / Politics, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

You probably won’t find a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow on St. Patrick’s Day, but it’s still a lot easier on the pocketbook than most other holidays.

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Global Crackdown on Cryptocurrencies

By |February 21st, 2018|Categories: Economics / Politics|

When the bitcoin, the first cryptocurrency, debuted in 2009, financial analysts expressed their doubts about the long-term sustainability of the digital currency. Over the years the value of the currency has fluctuated widely, underscoring concerns that the currency is unstable at best and dangerous to world markets at worse. Now some countries are taking steps to limit their citizens’ ability

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Is Jim Rogers Correct About the Worst Crash of Our Lifetime?

By |July 27th, 2017|Categories: Economics / Politics|

In a world that some believe is dominated by "fake news", it should come as no surprise that others are claiming that the financial "sky" is about to fall. One recent example of such a prediction can be seen in the observations of American businessman and entrepreneur Jim Rogers. In a recent interview, he stated that the "worst crash in

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