How Money Impacts Our Romantic Relationships

Shepherds Friendly have carried out a survey and collaborated with Dr Becky Spelman to find out more the power that money can hold on our romantic relationships. Take a look at the interesting infographic below, you may learn a thing or two about why you or your partner might behave in a certain way, when dating or in a relationship.

The Basics of Options

Options are one of the most versatile trading tools available. A trader can use an option in order to limit risk on speculative investments. An option can also be used as a hedge against a declining stock market to limit downside losses. Though trading options can be extremely profitable, a trader must understand that they involve risks and are therefore not suitable for everyone.

The Rise Of Contactless Cards

The following infographic by Card Cutters includes information about the behavior of shoppers and consumers in the UK in terms of contactless cards, with the frequency of contactless card transactions rising. Interestingly despite the increase of frequency, the average order value has decreased as people are much more likely to use the cards for small transactions.

CPF Investment: Passive Income Guide for All Singaporeans

CPF (Central Provident Fund) is a mandatory social security savings scheme funded by contributions from employers and employees in Singapore. The CPF is a key pillar of Singapore’s social security system, and serves to meet Singaporean’s retirement, housing and healthcare needs. There is an average interest rate of 2.5% to 4% annually for those who have CPF account.

The Rise Of The ICO

ICO investment has surged since the first one back in 2013. 2017 has been the year of the ICO, with more and more small tech companies deciding to raise funds using the ICO structure. ICOs are all the rage, yet most people have no idea what they are. Learn more about initial coin offerings within this infographic from Coinlist.

Financial Model Vs. Budget: What’s the Difference?

A financial model is a business tool for compiling and analyzing financial data. A budget is the output of your budget forecast financial model and represents your target expenses and revenues for a specific time period. The following infographic looks at how the model, budget, and your accounting platform work together to provide insight into your business.

How Much Money Are Big Authors Worth Per Word?

Have you ever wondered how much a big author like J.K. Rowling, Stephen King, or Danielle Steel would make if they were paid per word instead of via royalties? Ignoring the complications of movie deals, merchandise, and big royalty payouts, Title Pro Loans paints a picture of what it would be like if the world’s richest authors of the day had to deal with old-school pay structures.

Fort Knox: The Bullion Depository

Have you ever wondered how much gold reserve is stowed in The Bullion Depositories? Well, here is an infographic detailing the Bullion Depository at Fort Knox, United States and how much gold is there and the defenses in place to protect it. It supposedly assets around 2.3% of the gold ever processed in the human history. And of course, for this huge reserve, the security is taut and impregnable.