Financial Intelligence

Are You Earning Enough? Compare Your Salary To Global Averages 1

Are You Earning Enough? Compare Your Salary To Global Averages

Explore how salaries vary drastically across 30 OECD countries in this eye-opening analysis. Visualized by Marcus Lu for Visual Capitalist, the data reveals surprising disparities from Luxembourg’s lavish earnings to Mexico’s stark contrasts. Adjusted for purchasing power parity (PPP), the findings showcase top-paying nations like the U.S. and Switzerland, where

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How Miles Guo Fooled The World With $1 Billion Scheme 1

How Miles Guo Fooled The World With $1 Billion Scheme

Chinese tycoon Guo Wengui has been convicted by a New York jury for swindling over $1 billion from his supporters to fund his opulent lifestyle. Guo, known for his outspoken criticism of Beijing, faced charges including racketeering and fraud, with potential sentences of up to 20 years each. His trial

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Is Amazon's Reign In Europe About To End With Chinese Takeover? 1

Is Amazon’s Reign In Europe About To End With Chinese Takeover?

Amazon may be the e-commerce leader in Europe, but Chinese companies like Pinduoduo and Temu are rapidly closing the gap. By 2024, Pinduoduo is projected to be just 13% behind Amazon in gross merchandise volume, a significant shift from 2019 when Amazon’s volume was more than double that of Pinduoduo.

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Shocking Survey Reveals Amazon India's Bathroom Ban For Workers 1

Shocking Survey Reveals Amazon India’s Bathroom Ban For Workers

A recent survey conducted by UNI Global Union and others reveals alarming conditions faced by Amazon India warehouse workers and delivery drivers. Almost 90% of warehouse employees report insufficient restroom breaks, with many feeling pressured to meet demanding work targets that leave little time for rest or socializing. Workers describe

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California Housing Crisis 2024: Homes 11 Times The Average Salary 1

California Housing Crisis 2024: Homes 11 Times The Average Salary

In 2023, buying a home in California became increasingly unattainable for many, especially in major cities like San Jose and Los Angeles. A Harvard University study revealed that median home prices in these areas were up to 11 times higher than the average annual wages. The report highlighted a growing

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The Hidden World Of Tax Havens: Where Businesses Pay Zero Taxes 1

The Hidden World Of Tax Havens: Where Businesses Pay Zero Taxes

Explore a global phenomenon where countries are slashing corporate taxes to zero, creating havens that attract businesses worldwide. From remote Caribbean islands to secluded Pacific shores, these tax havens offer companies a rare opportunity: no corporate taxes, no income taxes, and often no capital gains taxes. But there’s a twist—some

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