When you’re in debt, there are shortcuts you can take to reduce the amount of interest you’re paying or even the amount of money you owe. They can be tempting but be aware that each of these shortcuts comes with a risk.
TORONTO — If you work for Jillian Hollander, she says, you will be eligible for educational bursaries, RRSP matching, and discounts on plastic surgery if you need a confidence boost.
But working for Ms. Hollander would mean becoming a sex worker. She owns and runs Cupid’s Escorts, Toronto’s biggest, employing 40 prostitutes.
If the sweeping economic reforms planned by Chinese leaders during the Third Plenum can be our guide, it looks to be a promising decade for global investors. Details released recently confirmed President Xi Jinping’s concerted efforts to move China toward a market-based economy that mirrors the West.
The plan’s comprehensive nature and the level of clarity evidently pleased investors, as many Chinese stocks experienced a pop. We’re pleased U.S. Global Investors’ China Region Fund (USCOX) also participated:
One of the biggest advantages of Microsoft Excel is the ability of experienced users to barely touch the mouse. They accomplish this by learning simple keyboard shortcuts. Once you know a few shortcuts that you need to use all the time, you can save large amounts of time that would otherwise be spent doing mindless work. By learning these simple keyboard shortcuts to manipulate data formats, you can be well on your way to getting to that point of Excel ability.