Economy

Very happy: an American forbade the family to use toilet paper

26-10-2022

Very happy: an American forbade the family to use toilet paper

American Angela Coffman gave up regular toilet paper and found a cheaper alternative. Family saves $240 a year on woman's invention

10 non-obvious saving rules that everyone should know

21-10-2022

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. ...

29 most expensive and crazy PR moves in history

19-10-2022

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 ...

How our ancestors kept money and jewelry without banks and safes

11-10-2022

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 ...

Chicken for a bag of money: photos illustrating the prices of goods in Venezuela

04-10-2022

Chicken for a bag of money: photos illustrating the prices of ...

At some point, the Venezuelan currency, the bolivar, depreciated so much that the locals had to take a bag of money with them ...

It became known how much pirate sites with TV series earn

02-10-2022

It became known how much pirate sites with TV series earn

The average Russian with Internet access watches about 110 pirated copies of movies and TV series every year. And the owners of ...

Romina Malaspina is a financial columnist from Argentina, who is never boring

02-10-2022

Romina Malaspina is a financial columnist from Argentina, who ...

It must be admitted that television financial news is the most boring of the programs that only a select few watch. But not in ...

"For what? Just like that!": Singapore will distribute half a billion dollars to residents

29-09-2022

"For what? Just like that!": Singapore will distribute half a ...

One of the "Asian tigers" — Singapore, has earned so much money in the budget that he does not know where to put it. Instead of ...

Millions that fell on the head of a poor Pakistani ruined his life

25-09-2022

Millions that fell on the head of a poor Pakistani ruined his ...

Unexpected wealth that has suddenly fallen on your head does not always make a person happy. An illiterate Pakistani who has been ...

The brilliance and poverty of Kim Jong-un: how to bypass sanctions to spend $ 640 million

18-09-2022

The brilliance and poverty of Kim Jong-un: how to bypass ...

It is easy to see that most dictators of the last century surrounded themselves with a halo of silverless. The older generation can ...

Profession lego-master — how to make money playing

17-09-2022

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 ...

An old lady from Australia has profitably invested someone else's savings in her face

15-09-2022

An old lady from Australia has profitably invested someone ...

Beauty requires sacrifices… But what to do when you are not rich yourself and no one wants to voluntarily donate money for ...

13 dead celebrities who earned the most in 2018

15-09-2022

13 dead celebrities who earned the most in 2018

Every year on Halloween, the American magazine Forbes publishes a rating of dead celebrities with the highest income. Here is a ...

The story of the Winklevoss brothers, the First Bitcoin Billionaires

12-09-2022

The story of the Winklevoss brothers, the First Bitcoin ...

The first billionaires in the world to make a fortune on bitcoins were the American twin brothers Cameron and Taylor Winklevoss. ...

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

10-09-2022

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. ...

Interior design: styles for beginners

09-09-2022

Interior design: styles for beginners

Interior design is a complex but very exciting craft. A flight of fancy around the details of the apartment and an attempt to ...

Top 10 Most Profitable iPhone Apps in 2018

09-09-2022

Top 10 Most Profitable iPhone Apps in 2018

In 2018, iPhone app developers received hundreds of millions of dollars for downloading their software from the Apple App Store. ...

Decay, Be patient and so on: St. Petersburg designers have come up with "honest" names for supermarkets

29-08-2022

Decay, Be patient and so on: St. Petersburg designers have ...

The artists of the MXD project reacted to the sharp increase in prices with a new series of photographs. On them, the guys showed ...

The rich choose Huawei, the poor choose iPhone, or What luxury looks like in Chinese

23-08-2022

The rich choose Huawei, the poor choose iPhone, or What ...

According to the majority, smartphones of the American company Apple indicate status and wealth, because not everyone can afford an ...

The black curse of Venezuela: an unknown liquid, similar to oil, flowed from the taps there

20-08-2022

The black curse of Venezuela: an unknown liquid, similar to ...

Venezuela continues to suffer from hunger, poverty, and more recently from a lack of drinking water. Recently, an unknown black ...

The highest paid sedentary job in the world

12-08-2022

The highest paid sedentary job in the world

Some people hate sedentary work. Sitting all day in the office behind a computer screen is really not to everyone's liking. But for ...

People at work: photo by Steve McCurry

10-08-2022

People at work: photo by Steve McCurry

Steve McCurry's photo series about work. Here you will not see clerks or taxi drivers, here are the owners of traditional or harsh ...

The highest places on the planet

06-08-2022

The highest places on the planet

Ever since mankind mastered the art of building, people have always strived upward, building cathedrals, temples, pyramids, and ...

How supermarkets work: tricks that make you buy

01-08-2022

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 ...

In Debt like Silk: An American Horror Story Credit

30-07-2022

In Debt like Silk: An American Horror Story Credit

Photographer Brittany Powell herself got into debt, borrowing more than $30,000 from banks, after which she began a project ...

How the Finnish pension system works

28-07-2022

How the Finnish pension system works

We invite you to talk about a topic that concerns absolutely all people, regardless of their place of residence, age, place of work ...