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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Brexit Uncertainty Spreads in German Markets

By |July 13th, 2016|Categories: Economics / Politics|

In recent years, the DAX, the German blue chip index of the country’s 30 largest companies trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, has seen an increase in foreign investors. About 63 percent of stakeholders in the index are foreign, up from 52% in 2009. It seems that an increasing number of investors are eager to take advantage of what has

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Saving in your 20s

By |September 18th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Economics / Politics|

...I'm a massive nerd. What's the most reliable way to identify an amateur at a poker table?  I'll give you a hint, it's not the guy making mistakes.  It's the one who gets loudly angry at him for making mistakes, when he loses in an unlikely fashion he just can't stand to keep his mouth shut and just