Money Matters - Simplified


Electronic transactions’ impact on branch banking

We are advancing ahead to replace the financially trained bankers with automated machines and chest of drawers with super computers and servers. There is a drastic change in the interface between bank and customer after advent of modern machines & growing demand of E-commerce.

What suits you best: Lease a car or owning it?

Owning a four wheeler can be a tedious task but when you weigh the pros against the cons, you don't have to tell me what you would like to have. The most important question however, is if you should lease a car or splurge the money on a new one.

Black Friday losing its aura?

Black Friday losing its aura

Wondering why the jingles have started so early this season, well you might not be alone! Customers are happy and so are shopkeepers who are doling out deals. The bigger question is, whether Black Friday is losing its aura!

Spend wisely this festival/holiday season

It is important to strike a balance between expenses and pleasantry holiday experience.

Sharp Drop in U.S. Consumer credit in July

U.S. economical data shows that borrowing of money by consumers has seen an unexpected fall in July resulting in a decline in credit card debt. The decrease in borrowing was evident for the first time this year with a straight decline in usage of credit card.

Apollo 13 checklist sells for $380k

Commander James Lovell's famous checklist that helped steer the failed Apollo 13 mission home was snapped up for $388,375 at an auction in Texas.

Black Friday online sales jump 26 percent

Initial numbers for Black Friday sales for internet retailers present a pretty rosy picture.

Black Friday Shopping? Get Ready

If you are obsessed with saving money, Black Friday can just be the right day for you to bag great bargains.

Top 10 Apps for Black Friday 2011

Last year, we brought apps to your notice to beat the deluge of shoppers that is an inevitability on Black Friday. Given that a year is enough time in the tech world for those apps to become obsolete, we checked the app markets again, and found these 10 apps to be the best to help you save your money, your time and, most importantly, your sanity this Black Friday.

Shopping Online? Watch Out for These

“When I first started doing work on how the Internet is affecting commerce, like a lot of people, I was really excited by this nearly perfect market,” the New York Times quotes Erik Brynjolfsson of the Sloan School of Management at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as saying.