Retirement is a bitter-sweet affair for most because, on one hand, it is a culmination of one’s work life, whilst on the other, it typically comes with a bounty that has been saved through the working life of the retiree. The reality of today’s times is that working lives are
When it came to dreaming about your ideal home, you never gave any thought to how you were going to pay for it. And why would you? As a child you have no concept of bills or financial responsibility.
When you grow up and become an adult, however, you quickly realize
In the 1960s, more than half of the total amount of money consisted of banknotes. In 2010, that is only 16.9%, and this percentage is still falling. This is because today, in many cases, it is no longer necessary to cash cash because there are more and more alternative methods of payment. In
Almost one or two Belgians took as Febelfin regularly the map above to pay, and will do so in the run up to the holidays. T. Kearney expects the proportion of non-cash transactions in Europe to continue to reach 40% by 2020 (30% today), and that up to 20% of non-cash transactions will take