2 08, 2017

Visiting Singapore for Business – Consider Adding 5-6 Days to Your Trip

By | 2017-08-03T14:49:44+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Business|2 Comments

Singapore truly is a locale that has attracted some of the major wealth of the world. For this reason, there is a tendency for many world renowned financial institutions to be based there. Singapore now has a sizeable expat community that have taken leading jobs in multinational firms and banks from around the globe. This, combined with Singapore’s unique culture and history, has created a diverse society that is absolutely enjoyable to visit. Consider the following discussion when deciding whether it is wise to add five to six additional days to your business trip to Singapore: Singapore as a Centre of Business [...]

1 08, 2017

July 2017 Net Worth Update

By | 2017-07-31T23:09:30+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Personal Situation|1 Comment

My favorite post of the month is here. I add up all my assets minus my liabilities and see how my net worth has changed as compared to the month before.  I wish I were a little bit more open about sharing how I have been doing, but I just can't get behind putting the real numbers out here.  Instead, I provide a watered down version that shows if I am up or down and by how much.  Luckily, I have only had a few down months which is a combination of luck in the market, paying down debt, and keeping expenses [...]

31 07, 2017

and Just Like That the Specific Rental Property is Dead

By | 2017-07-30T23:04:34+00:00 July 31st, 2017|real estate|2 Comments

My last post was about a possible rental property I was very excited about possibly purchasing.  It was on the east end of Long Island, and could be used in the future as a possible vacation spot for those people involved in the deal.  However, as the title of the post indicates, the deal is all but dead.  I am pretty annoyed about it, but it is what it is. Regardless of how I ran the numbers I just couldn't get it to work if I was using debt (i.e. a mortgage) or if I was using the rental company which took [...]

29 07, 2017

Ways To Make Extra Money Dog-Sitting

By | 2017-07-29T09:02:36+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Have you ever wondered how people get paid to look after other people’s pets? It’s an amazing way to earn money—and especially perfect if you’d be happy to just hang out with dogs for free. Rover.com is a wonderful community of dog-loving owners and caregivers. The site does all the work of connecting you with clients, getting you paid, and making sure that everyone involved has a wonderful experience—including the dog. Apply to Rover today and get the gig of your dreams! Here are the steps you’ll take: Create a Profile This is how dog owners will get to know you. Do [...]

27 07, 2017

What Does a Corporate Lawyer Need?

By | 2017-07-27T15:58:18+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Random|0 Comments

Corporate Lawyers are among the most well paid in the legal world. The average wage in the UK for a corporate lawyer is over £58,000, with the highest outliers exceeding this by far. For a career that largely avoids the adversarial stress of being a criminal barrister. It is nonetheless a taxing career, and qualifying to practice is not the same as having the skills you need to be a good corporate lawyer. We’ve got a handy guide to some of the additional qualities you need to thrive as a lawyer in the corporate world. Independence The image of lawyers popularised by [...]