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    Will the UAE government pay off your debts?

    Thursday, 26 January 2012

    The UAE government is wiping out AED 2 billion of debt. Will you be helped? Is the move fair? Share your views...

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    Whoa! Really? What a load of debt...

    Thursday, 19 January 2012

    Know how much debt we're all in? Wager a guess, then read our fascinating facts!

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    Cap on credit card fees coming?

    Thursday, 19 January 2012

    The UAE central bank is working on new rules for credit cards. What would you like to see?

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    Editor's blog: How to protect your portfolio in 2012

    Friday, 13 January 2012

    What does 2012 hold for the global economy and jittery world stock markets? Come rain or shine, take steps to protect your investments...

  • Visa parental think tank

    Tuesday, 10 January 2012

    Do you ever find yourself telling your children and teenagers that money doesn’t grow on trees? Or think they need to learn to the value of money and how to make their allowance or pocket money go further or last longer? Well you’re not alone, which is why Visa is organising its third parental think tank, as part of its regional Financial Literacy programme.

  • Have you set your financial goals for 2012?

    Sunday, 8 January 2012

    Financial freedom is the aim of any individual who wants to feel safe, secured and protected when it comes to the time for retirement. How serious are you when it comes to dealing with money?

    Here are some basic financial tips which I would like to share and hopefully you implement them in order to live the peace of mind mentioned above!

  • investors required

    Friday, 6 January 2012

    I am looking for investors for few projects:

    1. Establishing 6 offices for Education zone in other gulf countries, required investment of 10 million dirhams

    2. schools for sale in UAE, beween 25 million to 125 million dirhams, if any one is interested to comtact me

    3. school of Fine Art and a business school, buildings semi completed, and feasibitily is approved by higher authority, investment required 12 million dirhams,


    i can supply details on request,

  • Why didn't I think of that?! - Ideas to make your life easier

    Wednesday, 28 December 2011

    Great ideas that'll have you wondering why you hadn't thought of them yourself! Start your year as you mean to go on: make life easier, save some cash, recycle and have fun! Which one is your favourite? Go on - tell us!

  • Currency King - the $ comes out top.. again!

    Sunday, 25 December 2011

    Many a (painful) truth is told through a joke!

    What currency are you pegged to, and what would you accept in the way of payment?



  • Still no change...?

    Sunday, 18 December 2011

    Stopped in one of favorite groceries to buy a lovely ciabatta sandwich with .05 added to my bill for, wait for it, rounding.

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    Do you trust your kids with your money?

    Sunday, 11 December 2011

    Did you know that wealthy people in the Middle East have the most trust in their children to protect their wealth?

  • Stop calling me..

    Sunday, 30 October 2011

    Never in a million years would I entrust the planning of my life's savings to someone who tried to pitch me on the phone after getting my number off a database.

  • As Safe As Houses? What You Need To Look For When Investing In Property...

    Monday, 12 September 2011

    A guide to buying a property as an investment - what to look for and the research and exit strategies required to ensure your property has the best chance to make you money.

  • Credit Card Rates..

    Monday, 12 September 2011

    Credit card rates have started being pushed onto consumers in more day to day services...

  • My Story of Stuff

    Sunday, 3 July 2011

    My story of stuff began 9 years ago in DC.  I realized how much I accumilated over the years.. I've been giving a lot away.. but now.. it will all go!