Tips for adjusting your budget when facing a crisis

After the 2008 global financial recession, this is what Martin Khor, the then Director of South Centre, wrote – “ The causes of the global financial crisis are to be found in the financial and economic policies of the developed countries, primarily the United States (US). Developing countries are not responsible for it, but they […]

Bolstering Financial Wellness Programs for Remote Employees

After the pandemic, work from home has become a norm rather than an anomaly.  A sudden, big shift in the corporate landscape has been witnessed, and organizational activities such as meetings, deadlines, action plans are now well-tuned to work while we sit comfortably in our living rooms. However, there is a major problem – related […]

Build A Positive Credit Score With Good Credit Habits

Humans are creatures of habits, and it is these very habits that have the potential to build a positive credit score. Early in our lives, lessons from our family and their experiences shape different aspects of our lives, including our financial habits – such as spending and borrowing. However, building a positive credit profile is […]

Is It Safe to Share Bank Details to Get a Loan?

If you’re not using online banking yet, you are a part of a club that’s only getting smaller. An increasingly large part of our country accesses their bank accounts online or through their mobile device, and for a good reason. Gone are the days of visiting a branch to pay bills, deposit checks securely, and […]