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Financial Management

An Only Child And Financial Skills

I was just reading this interesting article that talked about China’s implementation of a one child policy at around the early 80’s in order to control the growth of its population. The main topic was how being an only child in a family increases the likelihood of the child being spoiled and growing up with

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Business Financial Management Making Money

The Learning Annex

I attended the Learning Annex event with an open mind and as you all know one of my main goals was to document my experience. It was held at the Vancouver and exhibition convention centre and to my knowledge there were about 4000 to 5000 attendees. Of course, I’m sure most people attended with the

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Business

Expecting Something For Nothing

When it comes to financial and materialistic gains in business, it still surprises me on how one can constantly take things from others without giving back in some way. There was one conversation I had with a person who wanted help for commercial reasons without having to pay anything as according to him it should

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General Thoughts and Fun Topics

Money Greed

I was reading a small article today in the paper about how this former city manager was making about $88,000 a year and is currently being charged for operating a marijuana growth operation. Some other people who read it as well commented on how it seemed so crazy that a person making that much a

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Financial Management General Thoughts and Fun Topics

People And Lottery Money Plans

Yesterday there was a lottery jackpot here for about $37 million. As usual, I got to see people who immediately began to buy tickets in hopes to win. Some people were then debating with each other on what they would do with the money if they won. For example, some say that they would splurge

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Financial Management

Spending To Impress

I was told today about a radio talk show that apparently had callers phoning in about their financial situations. One person apparently phoned in about how they had trouble spending so much money. When it came down to it, it was discovered that he/she kept buying things mostly to impress others. In general, isn’t it

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