Posts Tagged ‘Money

October 3, 2010 | In: Views

Should Taxpayers Get Receipts?

Taxpayers should get a breakdown, receipt-style, that explains where their money went each year read full article at Should Taxpayers Get Receipts? - Politics - GOOD.

The debate over whether money can buy happiness just got more complicated. A new paper from two economists suggests that spending money on certain things - namely, leisure activities - does, in fact, improve happiness levels. Spending on more...

August 4, 2010 | In: Investing

Sunk Costs

Sunk Costs are time and money (and other resources) you have already spent on a project, investment, or some other effort. They have been sunk into the effort and most likely you cannot get them back. read full story at A VC: Sunk...

If someone gave you £10 and said go and make some money with it, what would you do? Invest it in stocks and shares? Put a bet on England to win the World Cup? Perhaps not.Maybe you would start your own business. That's what thousands of children...

Got a great business idea but no money to finance it? It's the age old problem faced by would-be entrepreneurs. But a new generation of online funding platforms is taking the pain out of raising capital to get new ventures off the...

“Nobody climbs mountains for scientific reasons. Science is used to raise money for the expeditions, but you really climb for the hell of it.” - Edmund Hillary Quote of the month – Edmund Hillary | Alastair...

The government is planning to spend nearly £2bn on its flagship money education scheme to improve financial literacy across the nation. Financial education to be given £2bn boost | This is...

Societies gain financially from leaving forests intact rather than clearing them Money invested in protecting nature can bring huge financial returns, according to a major investigation into the costs and benefits of the natural world. It says money...

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