Finance Archive

When the U.S. dollar was removed from the gold standard in the seventies, its value went down and has continued dropping due to inflation. So instead of saving your money, the buying power of which goes down every year, why not purchase commodities instead? Precious Metals If you’ve been paying attention to the value...
Married couples argue about many things. Sometimes these arguments can be as trivial as which furniture to purchase, or as critical as alleged infidelity. Some couples would eventually consider divorce because of the accumulation of problems they faced through the years. Once a couple decides to finally physically and legally separate, they will deal...
Getting caught that you’re refinancing a piece of real estate that you’re trying to sell is one of the shortest routes to a refinance denial. Put yourself in the lender’s shoes, why should you grant a borrower with a new mortgage, possibly with a lower rate, that has no intention to even stay in...
An anonymous email address is not something an average person would establish. But, when it’s there and when it’s used, it can prove as a valuable tool for online communication. Here are some reasons why anonymous email can be beneficial to you, and enlightening for the ones around you: Fight Spam Some call it...
Dealing with hectic schedules and tight deadlines are now a routine for many employees. With the volume of workload they need to handle, it can be stressful around the office and make it even harder to accomplish what they need for the day. And the best thing you can do for your team is...
The purpose of internal audits is to evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls of a system by gathering information about how a system works.By appreciating the importance of emerging technology and need to carry out audit tasks effectively, auditors must learn to adapt to the environment that is constantly changing.  This is why when...
When a rental unit goes vacant, the search for the next tenant begins. The property manager’s goal is to find the perfect individual/couple/family to lease the unit to. If you are a property manager, you probably had those long tenant interviews, laborious tenant history reviews, and excruciating credit checks just to get everything right....
It is not easy to sell properties, much less commercial ones. As property sellers, you would want to hire the services of management rights manager to make this process as breezy as possible. You would also want to get the best deal with the lowest price for the service possible. This you have to...
One of the popular means of borrowing and purchasing property in Perth is through self-managed super funds or SMSF. The main difference between self-managed super funds and other kinds of funds is the simple fact that the members of an SMSF are also the trustees and run the funds for their own benefit. Seek...
When you are finally done with your teenage years, it’s time to be a real adult and face all the problems of the real world—including those that involve your finances. Your 20s, 30s, and 40s are the important decades of your life that are very much critical to your long-term financial security. During those...