Cash gifts are still considered tacky, but many nowadays opt for that than a piece of jewellery, or any other material item. Historically in our subcontinent, wealth was measured by gold or land....
A. Foreign Currency Account
How do we manage?
"Money, like emotions, is something you must control to keep your life on the right track.”
Consumption can be a remedy against boredom and may convey a sense of fictitious power and supremacy, by standing out from the crowd through the extravagance of the expenditure.
It saddens me, and I am sure many others, to see how unethical some people can be.
I have been a big fan of this great investor who also happens to be a billionaire. From his various advices, I have learned to live well, and spend money carefully and wisely, but most importantly,...
None of us know what the future holds for us and being prepared for any eventualities should be a part of our lives. The world has changed and so have people's mindsets.
Travelling overseas has become a norm for most Bangladeshis, be it for a vacation, a business meeting or a medical check up.
Sooner or later everyone with jobs and self-employed professionals, will retire so it is best to start preparing for that day from early on.
I am writing this article focusing on individuals, not corporates.
We do not realise how important it is to keep our credit cards, chequebooks, and ATM cards secure and in a safe place until something happens!
I was at a dinner the other evening and we were discussing a friend's husband who had passed away. A lady sitting next to me said.
I keep hearing from friends and family regarding receiving letters from their banks about providing documents for particular accounts with threats that otherwise 'restrictions on withdrawals&...
Personal finance is full of decisions: Rent or buy? Save or build credit?
During my early years of marriage, despite the fact that I had a comfortable life, I decided that I needed to have a job, not so much for financial...