Major Korean Broadcasting Firms Combine Effort to Give Netflix A Run For Their Money

In what appears like a well-choreographed move, South Korea leading broadcasters, Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS), Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) and Korean Broadcasting System (KBS), are joining forces with SK Telecom to form their own streaming service similar to the American Streaming Service Netflix. A memorandum of understanding was signed by these firms to cement the …

How to Protect Your Finances from Recession

It has been almost 10 years of a good economic run in America. The markets have performed exceptionally well, and the economy has been expanding. However, all good runs come to a halt, especially in economic cycles. At some point, the expansion phase either slows down, stagnates, or crashes due to some factors. In anticipation …

Concerns over Trump appointed World Bank president will have on financial markets

Concerns over a Trump-appointed World Bank President looms amidst the resignation of Jim Yong Kim Following the recent surprising departure of Jim Yong Kim as the World Bank President, concerns over a Trump-appointed replacement are looming. Traditionally, the worlds largest economy has always had the privilege to choose the World Bank presidents since its inception. On …

Will The World Ever Be Cash Free?

Although money, in its physical form, has been around for centuries, according to global trends, it does seem like we are heading towards an empty wallet world – literally. If you haven’t noticed already, you probably use your mobile pay apps or cards more frequently to pay for stuff that you do cash. Also, there …

5 Tips to Getting a Better Deal on A Hotel

As the years go by, finding an affordable hotel room keeps getting harder and harder. Luckily, Hotel prices are not set on stone. With a few tried and tested hotel booking tricks, you can find the best possible hotel rates regardless of the season. Here are 5 tips to help you spend a lot less …

4 tips to budgeting while studing in Australia

Living on a student budget in Australia can be tricky. Other than covering your tuition and accommodation costs, you also need to fend for other basic costs such as food, accommodation or even going on a sightseeing trip. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways you can save money while making the most as a student …

5 ways to budget for unexpected costs

Although unplanned expenses are part of life, most people are not prepared for them. Sudden or unexpected costs, if not planned for, can punch a pack in your budget and throw your finances off track. That is why all budgets, when created should be able to cater to unexpected costs without putting you in a …

Is Thailand set to boom with a new cash crop?

Given that Marijuana is used in many countries all over the world for recreational reasons, despite being illegal in most states, Thailand’s decision to make cannabis legal for medical purposes has raised eyebrows. The new law has not come unreservedly; the public has been clearly reminded that if anyone uses this drug for general engagements, …

10 Ways to Save Money When Living In the city

Life in the city is very exciting. Cities have a lot to offer; if you are a person who loves indulging in a variety of food, there are lots of restaurants that will serve you a variety of delicacies. For those who love the nightlife, there are clubs in every corner. Some of us like …

A Malaysian Judge Denies Ex-Goldman banker bail pending extradition to the U.S

Ex-Goldman and Sachs banker, Roger Ng has been denied bail by a Malaysian court. The judge presiding over this case, Judge Edwin Paramjothy Michael Muniady, cited high flight risk as the reason for denying bail. Roger Ng is facing criminal charges for money laundering at the 1MDB. He is also facing extradition to the U.S …