Tis the season for shopping… And for many of us, that means online shopping – and a lot of that happens through Amazon. Today’s infographic breaks down Amazon’s business model, successes, as well as how the company makes its money. [via]Read More How Amazon Makes Money
How much money does Apple & other top companies make each second? Does any other company even come close? Today’s infographic visualizes the most profitable companies on the Fortune 500, and it shows this in units of “profit per second”. [via]Read More How Much Money Do Top Companies Make Each Second?
For many entry-level investors, hedge funds are shrouded in mystery and exclusivity. Today’s infographic breaks down the basics on hedge funds, including their typical structure, fees, trading strategies, and the pros and cons associated with investing in them. [via]Read More What is a Hedge Fund?
What would happen if you had invested $1,000 in some of America’s most iconic companies right before the start of the financial crisis? Today’s chart looks at how you would have fared. Using big names like Starbucks, Walmart, Amazon, Microsoft, Apple, and Coca-Cola we look at stock performance since 2007. [via]Read More What $1,000 Invested in These Companies 10 Years Ago would be Worth Today
At the stroke of midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. We all remember this historic quote from the “Tryst with Destiny” speech by Jawaharlal Nehru on the eve of India’s Independence in August 1947. But who would have believed that after 69 years there will be another roar from our current…Read More The Journey of Demonetization
RBI (The Reserve The Bank of India) has issued Rs 500 note on the second week of November 2016. Government of India have discontinued old Rs 500 note and Rs 1000 note on the midnight of 8th November 2016 to wipe off fake currency and black money from India by launching new Rs 500 note.…Read More RBI Issues Rs 500 Note with Features
RBI (The Reserve The Bank of India) has issued Rs 2000 note on the second week of November 2016 following the discontinuation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 note with the purpose of wiping off fake currency and black money from India. This Rs 2000 note infographic below explains the features in more detail for…Read More RBI Issues Rs 2000 Note with Features
If you were setting out to make a country rich, what kind of mindsets and ideas would be most likely to achieve your goals? We invent a country, Richland, and try to imagine the psychology of its inhabitants.[via]Read More How to Make a Country Rich
Economists constantly refer to inflation and tend to suggest it is a Very Bad Thing. But why exactly, where does it come from and what could one do to tame it? [via]Read More What is Inflation?
It’s hard to imagine being in debt by millions of dollars, let alone trillions. Unfortunately, the U.S. has a national debt of $17 trillion. Accounting-degree.org has created an infographic entitled “Paying Their Dues: How the U.S. National Debt Affects You”, breaking this debt down into lay-mans terms.Read More Paying Their Dues: How the U.S. National Debt Affects You
This tournament turned out to be hotly contested but in the end it was Brazil and the USA who came out on top. These two countries offered an unbeatable combination of high capital growth and strong rental returns. Australia and Germany ran the two finalists mighty close with Germany knocking England out once again! Via:…Read More The Buy-to-Let Property World Cup
Unfortunately, poverty has become an epidemic in our society. In fact, over 46 million people face the harsh reality of poverty every day. This can have a far-reaching affect not only in their communities, but their personal well-being, as well. bestpsychologydegrees.org has created an infographic entitled “Broke and Broken? The Psychological Effects of Poverty”, detailing…Read More Broke and Broken? The Psychological Effects of Poverty
Discretionary income is the amount of money left over after taxes are taken out, bills are paid, and basic needs are covered. Thanks to a recent study we learn how much extra cash Americans have on hand and what they’re doing with it. Check out this infographic created by Columnfivemedia with Mint to see how a select…Read More How Much Extra Cash Do American’s Have?
Did you know what initiated the financial crisis of 2008? If not, you might want to know through this infographic. It has a detailed theory of how the financial crisis of 2008 was set in motion right from the beginning. In case of money and finances, it is important to know the details. Knowing them,…Read More America’s Economic Crisis Revealed
You might have seen the 10 rupee coins released by the Reserve Bank of India, but have you seen the Rs 150 coins released by them? Yes, the RBI has now released special Rs 150 coin in the market. These coins are only 200 in number – doing the rounds in India as you read…Read More RBI Launches Rs 150 Coin