The Largest Value Banknotes in the World

The Largest Value Banknotes in the World

  Dateline: Singapore All around the world, the War on Cash is intensifying. Just recently, a friend of mine in Chicago called me with what he thought was a weird story: he was trying to deposit $500 into his friend’s bank account at a local bank branch, and the bank...
The 10 Most Expensive Cities for Expat Living

The 10 Most Expensive Cities for Expat Living

  Dateline: Belgrade, Serbia I decided to move overseas for a lot of reasons: to save on taxes, to find new markets, to make better investments, to increase my freedom, the list goes on. A pleasant surprise I found along the way was that my list of reasons to stay...

The 5 Most Depreciated Currencies in the World for 2018

There are many reasons why you should acquaint yourself with the least valuable currencies in the world. You might be a “tripster” – a travel hipster – who likes to travel to offbeat, budget-friendly locations where you might enjoy the most satisfying...
Five Countries with the Highest Debt-to-GDP Ratios

Five Countries with the Highest Debt-to-GDP Ratios

A country’s debt-to-GDP ratio is a great indication of a country’s reliance on sovereign debt. Debt, when used in the right proportion can spur growth but if used in the wrong proportions, can cause detrimental problems. As the name suggests, the ratio is measured...
The 5 Least Corrupt Countries in the World

The 5 Least Corrupt Countries in the World

The list of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries is arranged in descending order of countries’ transparency scores or their corruption perception indices (CPI). What this means is that the least “transparent” countries hover at the top. Meanwhile, on the flip side of...
The 5 Most Corrupt Countries in the World

The 5 Most Corrupt Countries in the World

There is an infamous corruption list compiled by German lobbyist group, Transparency International, is one that no country wants to top. Countries on this list are arranged in descending order of transparency scores (or CPIs), meaning that the lower the country’s...
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