Tag Archives: Money

Millions of Americans Can Claim More Stimulus Money Starting Today

President Joe Biden made coronavirus stimulus relief his first priority when he took office in January 2021. By March, the Democrats had passed his proposed COVID-19 aid bill, the American Rescue Plan Act, on a party line basis. The American Rescue Plan Act provided several different forms of financial relief, including: $1,400 stimulus checks for eligible adults and qualifying dependents ... Read More »

You’ve divested your stake. Now make the money work for you. Here’s how

Over the last decade, there has been an increasing trend in liquidity events for family businesses and new-found entrepreneurs. With a growing and vibrant venture capital and private equity industry and buoyant capital markets, clients often ask how to prepare for a liquidity event—ie an acquisition, merger, IPO, or any other action that allows founders and early investors to cash ... Read More »

A Proven 5-Step Process for Making Money Online With Blogging

While it might seem like everyone is making money online, that simply isn’t the truth. In fact, the amount of people that actually are making money online is quite a minimal percentage, and it’s just that the stories you do hear of success and quick money are more appealing and get spread around like wildfire. Here’s what you need to know. It’s ... Read More »

How to start a blog and make money in 2019

So you’ve decided 2019 will be the year you start a blog and make money from it, but you don’t know where to begin. In this guide, we’ll look at the basics of getting a blog up and running, and some methods you can use to monetize it. We’ll start with the basics of choosing a blog platform. Choosing the ... Read More »

How to talk about money when you work in finance

When you work in finance, you are steeped in money. You almost certainly earn more money than the average person (unless maybe they work in the Swiss pharmaceutical sector) and you likely think of transactions denominated in fiat currencies throughout your day. In the same way that Eskimos have many words for snow, finance professionals therefore have many words for ... Read More »

CERT-In warns of new viruses that steal money, user data

‘Virtual girlfriend’ and ‘panda banker’ have creeped into the Indian cyberspace.   –  Getty Images/iStockphoto Virtual girlfreind and panda banker have crept into the Indian cyberspace NEW DELHI, MAY 31 Two social media-triggered spyware viruses – ‘virtual girlfriend’ and ‘panda banker’ — have creeped into the Indian cyberspace and can steal a user’s banking details and secret data once activated unknowingly, ... Read More »

Key money lessons for Rahul Dravid

Former Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid. Photo: Reuters LATEST NEWS » Why there’s a need to revive Tamil Nadu’s federalism advocacy Exfinity Venture Partners invests $2 million in US-based AgShift France’s Nicolas Sarkozy told he is suspected of taking Gaddafi election money Railways nod for Rs493 crore project to ease traffic mess in Bengaluru AAP govt’s sops for using environment-friendly fuel ... Read More »

Education bubble: Are you getting value for the money you’re spending for a college degree?

Is there real value in what we are getting from the education system or has it been artificially created in the minds of the people who see education as their way of buying security? (Getty Images) Is higher education a bubble or do people realise the intrinsic value of going to college for higher studies, and see this as a ... Read More »

US ousts Pakistan’s Habib Bank amid money laundering concerns

Habib has operated in the United States since 1978, and in 2006 was ordered to tighten its oversight of potentially illegal transactions but failed to comply. (Reuters) US banking regulators ordered Pakistan’s Habib Bank to shutter its New York office after nearly 40 years, for repeatedly failing to heed concerns over possible terrorist financing and money laundering, officials said today. ... Read More »

Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) review: More power for more money

Set Microsoft’s Surface Pro (2017) next to its predecessor, the Surface Pro 4, and I defy you to tell the difference. With the same dimensions and weight, the two are virtually indistinguishable—a kickstand that reclines further and a few cosmetic changes are all that separate them. What sells the new Surface Pro, though, is on the inside: a dramatic upgrade to ... Read More »