Financial Aspects of CDM Projects

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The primary goals of CDM projects are to promote sustainable development in developing countries and to allow industrialized countries to earn emissions credits from their investments in emission-reducing projects in developing countries. Any CDM project requires a tremendous amount of administrative work which makes carbon finance a complicated undertaking. A wide array of transaction costs associated […]

Solar Power in Hawaii: The Push for a Practical Paradise

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For the longest time now, Hawaii has been one of the most robust markets for solar panel installations in the US. Hawaiian residents have reason to turn to solar power as enthusiastically as they have – electricity in Hawaii comes from burning expensive imported oil. At 42 cents a kWh, it costs three times as […]

How to Make a Business Plan

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Unless you’re an unbelievably fortunate person, if you plan on starting a business, the only path to success starts with just that… a plan. Though there isn’t a cut-and-dry, right-or-wrong way of going about said plan, there are parts that need to be in every one to maximize your chances at success. Here are some […]

5 Things You Should Know About Spending Behaviors

People earn money differently. For example, some of them own businesses while others seek employment to earn salaries and wages. Earning money from an inherited property is possible as well, as is receiving periodic gifts from a spouse or friend. Interestingly, the way people spend their money matters because it affects everyone around them. It […]

5 Misconceptions about Hybrid Mutual Funds

Mutual funds are categorized in accordance with their unique characteristics like investment objective/strategy, fund size, risk profile, asset allocation, etc. These are professionally managed funds that invest in marketable securities across various assets like debt, equity, treasury bills, corporate bonds, etc. A lot of people confuse mutual funds with its subcategory that is equity mutual […]

Debt Funds for Short Term Investment

Every individual has different materialistic aspirations. Some have short term goals like buying a new car, while others have long term goals like buying a weekend home or going on foreign trips post-retirement. The list of one’s desires (especially monetary) can be never ending, but to fulfil these desires, it is necessary to have financial […]

Difference in Risk between Equity and Debt Mutual Funds

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The reason we turn to investment options is that most of us aren’t satisfied with our existing salaries and hence look for solutions that can improve our financial condition gradually. Risk averse investors generally opt for traditional investment options like bank fixed deposits or public provident funds that offer low but fixed interest rate. However, […]

How To Trade Binary Options in India

Many shrewd financial traders have been making millions through binary options. These short term investment tools allow people to reap big benefits by putting money in to options at the most opportune time. Also known as all or nothing, digital and fixed returns, binary options have become pretty popular globally as a means of investment. […]

The Future of Renewables: An Infographic

How much is the UK and the rest of the world really investing in renewable energy? Climate change campaigners, organisations and scientists argue that there is still more work to be done and that the need for coordinated action is greater than ever, as global warming remains on the international agenda. Investment in the renewable […]

What You Should Know Before Investing in the Stock Market

Let’s face it: we all love a good success story. We are particularly attracted to the potential of making ‘easy money.’ And why not? When you hear of someone making a 5-figure salary each week from trading stocks, naturally enough, this creates a fierce spark of interest. You might think that now is the right […]

3 Reasons Why People are Buying Property in Dubai

The real estate business in Dubai has a big market now, and a lot of people want a piece of what it has to offer. Dubai is one of the most luxurious destinations in the world, and the estate properties there are magnificent. In fact, it boasts the tallest building in the world, the Burj […]

Business Debt – A Catch-22 Situation for Businesses

Getting a loan for your personal or commercial purpose is very easy now, thanks to the liberal lending policy as well as the use of technology in the loan processing techniques. Loans are now more accessible, provided in quick time and there are multiple sources that you can avail. Given such a situation where talking […]

6 Accounting Challenges Faced by Startups and How to Overcome Them

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When starting a new business, the field of accounting can seem downright frightening to most. Especially so for startups as they face challenges that make it more difficult to get off on the right foot. Starting our own business will undoubtedly give us a low of challenges and accounting is just one of them. Accounting […]

How Improvements in Education have led to Better Environmental Awareness

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There has always been an innate link between education and environmental awareness. As we learn more about the world and disseminate this information to students of all ages, awareness can quickly turn to positive action. Better environmental awareness can better arm the population to protect the environment around us and preserve it for generations to […]