Investment Properties‘ Best Years Are Over
The rise in residential property prices in recent years has elevated many Slovaks into the upper middle class. However, for long-term owners of investment flats or houses, questions about the future profitability of this investment arise. High property prices offer a unique opportunity to turn "bricks" into financial wealth that does not require care and brings higher returns. Sell the property and buy stocks at a double discount.Read more
Beating Inflation with a Raise – How to Ask for It?
When the term inflation gets mentioned in a discussion, most people visualize an immaterial thief. Prices are rising, incomes stagnating, and we can afford less. Is it necessarily true that inflation only takes and never gives? What can we do to maintain the purchasing power of our wages or pensions?Read more
Inflation Is not Turning. How to Surf Its Wave Successfully?
After years of near-zero inflation, the prices of rent, fuel, chicken breasts, and antiperspirants are rising sharply. Some blame the state, while others consider transferring wealth to commodities. We are happy to introduce a series of blogs that will explain the origins of this situation and how to arrange for your budget to withstand it.Read more
Which Appliances Bite Off the Most Energy in Our Homes?
Even in saving endeavors, some actions bear more fruit than others. That's why, in response to your feedback, we've compiled a list of the most energy-demanding household appliances. They deserve the most attention when trying to reduce your monthly utility bills. The article, therefore, contains tips and calculations on how to save money with each appliance.Read more
Gasoline Worth an Arm and a Leg. 10 Tips to Save on Fuel
High inflation and the conflict in Ukraine have turned gas station visits into an unpleasant experience for our wallets. That's why we're bringing you the second part of our series on saving on everyday essential expenses. This time, we'll discuss a few tips on how to save tens of euros on fuel each month.Read more
10 Tips to Lower Your Electricity and Gas Bills
The rising costs of natural gas, electricity, and fuel can bite off an uncomfortably large chunk of a family budget. Right now is the time to adopt habits that will push your bills back down to affordable levels. Here are 10 tips that will save you energy costs not just today, but for all winters to come.Read more
We were deceived by the Wolf of Wall Street. What kind of investing has allured young people?
Are you lured to buy stocks and cryptocurrencies through smartphone apps by your peers or influencers? Do they promise a chance to fabulous wealth? Be careful, most such accounts end up in a loss. If you are considering starting to invest but you want to find out about the pitfalls that young investors are currently facing beforehand, this article has been written for you.Read more