Archive for January, 2016


Falling Pound Might Lead to Higher Inflation

The inflation is an issue in the UK and it is expected to reach 2pc from the current 0.2 percent rate by 2016 end. The UK currency, commonly known as Sterling or pound, is experiencing a slide in 2016. The value of the pound is slipping in 2016 and has now reached a point of […]

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Cheaper Oil has Not Boosted US Economy this Time

The norm of the American economy for decades has been that when oil prices rise, the economy melts down and when the oil prices fall, the U.S. economy grows. There has been decline in the prices of oil for the past two years. According to the axiom of the U.S. economy, the economy has to […]

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Choose Your Pension Payment Options Wisely

The pension policy is a really confusing one. With many companies coming forward to offer lump-sum pensions, you need to weigh the options before deciding on the payment options you prefer. Have you been targeted by companies to take pensions in lump-sum payments rather than getting it as monthly payments for your lifetime? There are […]

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China’s Currency Devaluation – How it All Began

This article looks into the reasons for the devaluation of the Chinese currency that is taking place. The Chinese currency data might be poor, but it has brought in hopes of stimulation. At the same time, the London market has risen sharply and showed the inflation levels to be highest after a year. The poor […]

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US Commodity Price Drop – A Sign of Global Slowdown

The recent drop in commodity prices and its implications for the US economy are discussed here. The drop that has occurred in commodity prices has come about, especially for oil. Commodities, as per definition, are basic goods that are usually sold in large volumes. The oil commodity is a fine example, whose price decline has […]

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5 Steps to Make the Most of Tax Savings in 2016

Here are some tips on how to optimize on your tax savings for 2016 and when to act on the same. Many people often do not think about their financial planning and savings requirements till the time comes around to paying taxes. By then it is often too late to make your investments help you […]

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Did Chinese Currency Trigger a Global Currency War?

A global currency war is no longer a possibility. With the recent devaluation of the Chinese currency, things have already started moving in that direction. As we all know, Chinese currency Yuan has not been doing so well of late. The value of the Yuan has been declining for a while now. However, that has […]

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The Best Tax Free Investment in USA

Are you looking for the best tax free investment? If you own house where you currently live, you might be eligible for tax exemption. First and foremost, what do you mean by tax free investment? For example, you have sold the house you have lived in – in that case you will be eligible for […]

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How Small Business Powers the US Economy?

People have this false notion that big corporations are driving US economy. They might be in shock to realize that small business is what drives the economy. There are many who assume that it is the large corporations that provide all the jobs and support the economy. This is far from the fact and in […]

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US Congress Makes Sure that US Leads Global Finance

The U.S. has been leading the global finance for several decades through the IMF. U.S. Congress has finally made sure that it remains so. US Congress has finally made sure that US will continue to be a global leader. They have approved a $1.1 spending deal to make sure that. As a result, the International […]

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