Finance

Manage your money: The 5 key steps
Manage your money: The 5 key steps

Money is a taboo subject in France. Maybe that’s why school doesn’t teach our kids how to handle money. However, better management of your personal finances can provide better peace of mind and also…

America doesn’t have a debt problem.
America doesn’t have a debt problem.

Another day, another anecdote on the death of the American Dream. They are coming fast and furious now. In a recent story, I began to raise some questions: why are Americans in so much debt? What’s…

The pitfalls of consumer credit
The pitfalls of consumer credit

Less than a third of French households use consumer credit. Whether it is to finance a trip, a wedding or the purchase of a vehicle. Although it’s easy to be tempted by a small cash advance while…

Income tax, how does it work?
Income tax, how does it work?

A controversial subject par excellence, income tax concerns us when we seek to control our financial situation. Here we detail how it works. This will allow you to have some always interesting…

Inflation is heading our way; but not just yet!
Inflation is heading our way; but not just yet!

Note: This article was originally published on my LinkedIn Blog on 11th March 2021 and pre-dates the Russian-Ukraine conflict and the current inflationary economic environment. However, Medium…

Inflation, the enemy of your wallet
Inflation, the enemy of your wallet

In early 2017, Allianz published a study on the financial culture of individuals in 10 European countries. It appeared that France was dead last (along with Italy and Portugal). On basic topics of…

Primordium: Week 2, 3, 4
Primordium: Week 2, 3, 4

What a couple of weeks it’s been. From a human psychology perspective the flip flopping of sentiment alone during this period has been entertaining to say the least. To me it was quite obvious we…

Next Week in Earnings: August 29th — September 2nd, 2022
Next Week in Earnings: August 29th — September 2nd, 2022

AVGO, CRWD, MDB, LULU, VEEV, BF, CTLT, HEI, HPQ, and HRL are all reporting earnings this week. This summary looks back at their revenue earnings targets and historical data from previous quarters to…

Bear market types and characteristics
Bear market types and characteristics

Three types of bear markets are structural, cyclical, and event-driven.

G-Junior — Google pay for kids!
G-Junior — Google pay for kids!

Overview This case study touches upon how can we create a digital banking experience for children as young as 12 years old; allowing them to start digital banking on their own and educate them about…

Consultant Jobs Explained
Consultant Jobs Explained

Have you ever wondered how businesses such as Toyota or Tesla can innovate and grow? It is because consultants are there to aid in the process. A role of a consultant is to give specialized opinions…

US Capital Opens Philadelphia Office Led by Newly Appointed Partner Mitchell R. Cohen, Esq.
US Capital Opens Philadelphia Office Led by Newly Appointed Partner Mitchell R. Cohen, Esq.

Leading private financial group for the middle market appoints new Partner and Senior Vice President as it expands its presence in the Northeastern United States. US Capital is pleased to announce…

Five Reasons to Raise Venture Debt Immediately After Your Equity Round
Five Reasons to Raise Venture Debt Immediately After Your Equity Round

Every founder knows how stressful it can be to raise equity for their company, especially when markets are in turmoil and venture dollars are drying up. When you have finally closed a funding round…

22 Ways to Pay for Grad School (With or Without Student Loans)
22 Ways to Pay for Grad School (With or Without Student Loans)

Extra college students than ever are heading to graduate college. In line with a 2016 report from the Council of Graduate Schools, complete graduate college enrollment has elevated by about 1.1%…

The Data Behind our First Billion in Loans
The Data Behind our First Billion in Loans

Our financing marketplace just passed one billion dollars in closed transactions, which sounds like a lot. Actually, for commercial real estate finance, it’s a relatively small number. StackSource…

The Collapse of UST Classic
The Collapse of UST Classic

This article is the third of a four-part series by YaaS Analytics discussing algorithmic stablecoins, with a focus on the UST crash and the resulting fallout. The series consists of four articles…