Will mortgagee sale floodgates open as jobless Kiwis start selling homes?

House sales are still up but Kiwis who've lost their jobs and can no longer afford their mortgage are starting to sell their homes. The six-month holiday on mortgage repayments ends next month and there are growing concerns that could open the floodgates for mortgagee sales. From a pilot captain for Virgin to a casual …

Don’t be fooled by these 6 biggest early retirement lies, says self-made millionaire

Don't be fooled by these 6 biggest early retirement lies, says self-made millionaire. And he got some good points. I did a 2 year test run on retirement myself and enjoyed it so much that I am no longer working full time. I get the fullfilment of contributing to society, and the freedom and time …

World’s Most Wanted Man Jan Marsalek Located in Belarus; Data Points to Russian Intel Links

It can safely be assumed that Jan Marsalek is currently one of the most hunted-for persons on earth. The company he oversaw operationally, Germany’s Wirecard, collapsed overnight last month after auditors brought attention to a nearly 2 billion Euro gaping hole in its balance sheet. 2,926 more wordsWorld’s Most Wanted Man Jan Marsalek Located in …

Wirecard – the “German Enron” & a very personal history 2008-2020 — value and opportunity

For those who just came back from a 15 year space mission: Wirecard is a German company that according to its website is ” one of the world’s fastest-growing digital platforms for financial commerce”. It managed (briefly) to achieve a market cap of close to 25 bn EUR and is part of the German Blue […]Wirecard …

Bolsonaro Gets Covid After Downplaying its Impact on Brazil

SAO PAULO/BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he tested positive for the novel coronavirus after months minimizing the severity of the pandemic and defying medical experts, even as the virus killed more than 65,000 people in his country. The right-wing populist gave the news to reporters at his official residence standing …