How and Why to Open an Offshore Bank Account in Singapore

Singapore is “a convenient destination to protect and add value to your international wealth” according to the website of one of the 205 banks operating in Singapore today. So is Singapore the best offshore banking country for the new decade?Singapore has developed in recent years into a sophisticated private banking and wealth management base for…

Cumbria – The Best Holiday Destination in All Ways

We often find ourselves plagued with stresses and burdens in our day to day life and unless we take a short break we aren’t going to get away from it. Short breaks can be a vacation to the countryside that makes you feel relaxing and refreshing. Anyhow, when it comes to short break, travelling to…

Outsourcing Personal Data – Just How Secure Is It?

As companies seek greater ways to find cost savings, the lure of contracting cheap labor overseas continues to grow. Outsourcing overseas is becoming increasingly common in the banking, financial services, retailing, insurance, and telecommunications sectors. But when companies choose to outsource the processing of sensitive personal information, are they losing control of security as well?Securing…

Putting Lottery Winners On Display

Merle and Pat Butler of Red Bud, Ill., look happy in the video that has been circulating online. That’s not surprising, because in the video, Merle Butler is holding a novelty check for over $218 million.He was the last of three winners to claim a share of the $656 million Mega Millions lottery prize that…

A Luxurious Vacation Home is Like Running Your Own Inn

Sometimes when you travel with a large family, the first thing you give up is privacy — it’s tough packing all those people into a couple of motel rooms. That’s one kind of vacation.The second is the kind that includes privacy, quiet, downtime and general peace of mind because in this version of your family…

Addressing the Need For Women’s Banking Services in the Muslim World

Throughout the Muslim world, banks and financial institutions have experienced a significant rise in their number of female customers in recent years. The number of banks and investment companies created specifically for women has skyrocketed across the Middle East. Estimated to control around $246 billion of the region’s wealth (projected to hit $383 billion by…

Vancouver’s First Co-Housing Community Gets to Work

Co-housing communities already exist on the outskirts of Vancouver such as North Vancouver’s community project that was completed in 1998, and also one in Langley and in Burnaby. But the new co-housing community project taken on by Cedar Cottage Cohousing Corporation is facing a few speed bumps on its path to construction. The group only…

Best 10 Places to Camp in Utah

If you are planning an outing in Utah, here is a list of the best 10 places to go camping. Most of these campgrounds have a variety of activities including hiking, swimming, fishing, boating and more. The sites vary so if you need to use a family cabin tent or want room for a privacy…

Your Cell Phone as a Beacon

Last night was a pretty typical weeknight at my home, I drove home from work and filled up with gas before I got home, I left my house again at around 5:30 to take my son to his Karate lesson. While I was out I stopped by the local library to return some books and…

Bentwinds Golf Course Community Review – Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina

The Bentwinds Community is one of two golf course neighborhoods in Fuquay-Varina. Bentwinds residents enjoy the privacy afforded by the large lots with mature trees. A variety of home styles are represented in Bentwinds, appealing to every taste. Fuquay-Varina’s convenient distance from larger local cities offers the amenities of city life, but allows residents to…