THE BEST PERSONAL FINANCE BLOGS IN 2021

Personal finance can be complicated. There’s budgeting, saving, credit cards, investments, loans, retirement plans, insurance – that’s a lot to think about! And even before the COVID-19 pandemic struck, money was tight for many.  According to the Federal Reserve, 39 percent of American adults wouldn’t be able to cover a $400 emergency with cash, savings, or a […]

Comparing Popular Options for Paying Your Remote Employees

Paying remote employees, contractors and freelancers can get complicated, especially when your team spans multiple countries and continents. There’s a lot to navigate. Luckily, there are several platform options to make online payroll processing for remote businesses easier. This guide looks at four popular virtual payment platforms (PayPal, Payoneer, Wise, and Bitwage) and discusses their pros, […]

How America Can Help Re-Shape the Post-Soviet Countries

Why has performance for many been uneven? Observers cite varying reasons. The Baltics were independent states before 1940 and benefit from a tradition of self-rule. The lingering effects of autocratic tsarist rule and communist repression stunt development. Central Asia was backward at independence. Petro wealth brings prosperity. States closer to prosperous Europe benefit. Whatever the impact of these and […]