Economy

Ivan Rykov's Skopinsky Bank: the first pyramid in Russia, which appeared 100 years before MMM

21-10-2023

Ivan Rykov's Skopinsky Bank: the first pyramid in Russia, ...

Everyone knows how financial pyramids work these days. But few people know that this is not such a modern way of cheating. At the ...

How our ancestors kept money and jewelry without banks and safes

05-10-2023

How our ancestors kept money and jewelry without banks and safes

Now we can keep our savings in a bank or, if we don't trust financial institutions, put them in a safe and keep them at home. And ...

Investing money in Lego sets is more profitable than in bonds and gold

29-09-2023

Investing money in Lego sets is more profitable than in bonds ...

Discontinued Lego constructors are a more profitable investment than stocks of large companies, bonds and even precious metals. ...

7 tips from the chef, who'll teach you to throw away food

20-09-2023

7 tips from the chef, who'll teach you to throw away food

Despite the fact that the world is full of starving people, every year the inhabitants of our planet emit not less than 1.3 billion ...

29 most expensive and crazy PR moves in history

18-09-2023

29 most expensive and crazy PR moves in history

Advertising surrounds us from all sides. And if anyone can put up ads on the entrances or order a video on television, then only ...

10 non-obvious saving rules that everyone should know

06-09-2023

10 non-obvious saving rules that everyone should know

According to the latest statistics, almost half of the families in Russia earn as much, that is only enough for food and clothing. ...

What happens to debtors in China: blood of the visits of collectors

30-08-2023

What happens to debtors in China: blood of the visits of ...

Creditors pestering phone calls and SMS? Indeed, it is very unpleasant, but nothing compared to the methods that use their Chinese ...

The Poorest Countries In Europe

27-08-2023

The Poorest Countries In Europe

Europe is known for its immense affluence, yet the continent is not immune to poverty. In an analysis of data from the ...

Back to 1998

16-08-2023

Back to 1998

More than 23 years have passed since Russia declared a technical default for the first and last time. We present to you the ...

Profession lego-master — how to make money playing

16-08-2023

Profession lego-master — how to make money playing

If you still think that LEGO is a toy for children, then you are mistaken. Children's designer is becoming a profession and there ...

I Illustrate The Problems Of Modern Society, And Here Are My Newest 11 Works (Part2)

02-08-2023

I Illustrate The Problems Of Modern Society, And Here Are My ...

What are the things that bother you most about the world today? Is it the wars and economic problems made by powerful people that ...

I Illustrate The Problems Of Modern Society, And Here Are My Newest 11 Works

01-08-2023

I Illustrate The Problems Of Modern Society, And Here Are My ...

What are the things that bother you most about the world today? Is it the wars and economic problems made by powerful people that ...

Light the torch of freedom: how the advertising man Edward Bernays taught women to smoke

25-07-2023

Light the torch of freedom: how the advertising man Edward ...

Nowadays, a woman with a cigarette does not surprise anyone, but even at the beginning of the twentieth century it was unthinkable. ...

How supermarkets work: tricks that make you buy

17-07-2023

How supermarkets work: tricks that make you buy

You've probably all heard the expression "a clever marketing ploy". But what does it mean in relation to supermarkets and other ...

10 Things Minimalists Don’t Do

06-07-2023

10 Things Minimalists Don’t Do

You might think that minimalists are all about white walls and clutter-free countertops, but that’s not the whole story. ...

13 tricks of restaurants that make us fork out

06-07-2023

13 tricks of restaurants that make us fork out

We go to a restaurant not to eat, but to arrange a little celebration for ourselves. We taste original dishes, enjoy the atmosphere ...

The history of the American dollar, the main currency of the world, which previously was nothing

05-07-2023

The history of the American dollar, the main currency of the ...

The US dollar is the main currency of the world and a synonym of economic stability. That dollar world powers choose to accommodate ...

Who are the "white monkeys", or Why is a "good guy" a profession in China

30-06-2023

Who are the "white monkeys", or Why is a "good guy" a ...

Working abroad attracts many. After all, this is not only an opportunity to get a decent salary, but also a good way to see the ...

Few would believe that this is the most expensive sculpture in the world: what does the famous "Pointing Man" worth $141,000,000 look like?

19-06-2023

Few would believe that this is the most expensive sculpture ...

Art is an expensive business. Therefore, it is considered one of the most profitable investments of large funds - paintings and ...

Salt, feathers, shells: the most unusual money in the history of mankind

16-06-2023

Salt, feathers, shells: the most unusual money in the history ...

There were times when any money was big, even the smallest. This is far from an allegory — history knows enough examples when ...

Marketing the American way: how to earn 100 million on kitchen sponges-emoticons

09-06-2023

Marketing the American way: how to earn 100 million on ...

American Aaron Kraus (Aaron Krause) has achieved incredible success, it would seem, has long mastered the niche market of kitchen ...

15 of the most unusual services from around the world

06-06-2023

15 of the most unusual services from around the world

One of the most enjoyable benefits of capitalism is the huge variety of goods and services that are on the market. If there is ...

9 reasons to stop saving and spend money from the heart

22-05-2023

9 reasons to stop saving and spend money from the heart

There is a lot of talk about financial literacy these days. There are books, podcasts, and blogs that tell us how to spend ...

Decent old age: expert advice on how to retire properly

15-05-2023

Decent old age: expert advice on how to retire properly

Now you are young and full of energy, but after some 20-30 years you will begin to think "what to live on in old age". After all, ...

The story of the garbage man Michael Carroll won millions and remained in poverty

15-05-2023

The story of the garbage man Michael Carroll won millions and ...

It is said that people do not appreciate what they got without difficulty. There is some truth in this, as the story of Briton ...

Life on the minimum

14-05-2023

Life on the minimum

In the United States, fast food restaurant workers have gone on strike and are demanding a pay rise. However, the United States is ...