Phishing' emails are one of the biggest threats to online banking customers. Hackers and scammers use 'phishing' emails to extract information from bank customers. They will disguise themselves as a bank representative and email you asking for sensitive information. To put on the pressure, they will generally try to...
A recent article I described discussed the help that government programs have been providing to homeowners facing foreclosure, and if the programs being offered compare favorably to the direct bailouts that have been given to the banking system. Obviously, most homeowners would rather receive a portion...
With the economic climate as bad as it sees and the news media constantly releasing negative story after negative story - one would think that our entire financial system is collapsing or has already collapsed. Based on the fact that our government is giving away money...
India's US$40b education market is experiencing a surge in investment. Capital, both local and international, and innovative legal structures are changing the face of this once-staid sectorThe liberalization of India's industrial policy in 1991 was the catalyst for a wave of investment in IT and infrastructure projects. Rapid economic...
Demat account opening is as simple as opening a savings account in a bank. A demat account is actually a dematerialized account that holds dematerialized stocks, just like your saving bank account holds your savings. An account has to be opened with a depository participant...
Most people form and use business entities for one primary purpose - to protect themselves from personal liability for the debts of the business. This protection, however, can be lost. A corporation or LLC provides protection from personal liability for the debts of the...
This article presents a case study of sustained entrepreneurial growth of Kingdom Financial Holdings. It is one of the entrepreneurial banks which survived the financial crisis that started in Zimbabwe in 2003. The bank was established in 1994 by four entrepreneurial young bankers. It has grown substantially over the...
IntroductionThe journey of insurance liberalization process in India is now over seven years old. The first major milestone in this journey has been the passing of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority Act, 1999. This along with amendments to the Insurance Act 1983, LIC and GIC Acts paves the way...
Do you know the top performing banks in the country? Do you have any idea how they become the best financial institutions? Are you curious how these companies are rated? What factors are considered for them to become the best in the market? ...
Now keep in mind, many of these lenders and brokers that are now out of business, only had one thing in mind to grow their business. Sub prime loans, option arms, rate and term refinances, no money down purchases, 125% LTV loans, all the while charging...
Getting a loan from the bank or other institutions can take a while before you get an approval. If you are in need of fast cash, then you may take into consideration getting an online loan application. You will no longer need to wait for a week or a...
So, do you believe that EDUCATION is absolutely necessary in today's society? Does being educated make a significant difference in someone's life?Education is the process of learning and acquiring knowledge at school from a teacher, receiving knowledge at home from a parent, a family member, and even an acquaintance....