Welcome to the ‘self-driving car of finance’ – Business Insider – Business Insider

Welcome to the ‘self-driving car of finance’ – Business Insider – Business Insider

A rendering of DNA. Shutterstock Everyone is talking about blockchain. The nascent technology has the potential to allow a digital asset to be securely and seamlessly transferred from one party to another, eliminating the need for third-party intermediaries and shortening settlement time to seconds. Based on recent data, the estimated annual budget for blockchain initiatives […]

"The Essence of Finance Is Time Travel" – Lifehacker

"The Essence of Finance Is Time Travel" – Lifehacker

Balancing your budget seems like a simple task. Just spend less than you earn, right? If you’ve ever wondered why such a simple task can become so complicated, it’s because optimizing your financial life involves a fair bit of time travel. There are a couple of scenes in Back to the Future III where Doc […]

Indonesia’s Finance Minister Sets Sights on Tax Evaders – WSJ – Wall Street Journal

JAKARTA, Indonesia—Indonesia’s Finance Minister, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, returned last month from a top post at the World Bank pledging to drill incompetent officials and pursue tax evaders with the same grit and persistence that earned her many political enemies in the same role a decade ago. The hard-nosed technocrat gained a reputation as one of Indonesia’s most important […]

The Finance Girl Who Breaks a Phone During Sex – New York Magazine

New York’s Sex Diaries series asks anonymous city dwellers to record a week in their sex lives — with comic, tragic, often sexy, and always revealing results. This week, a 25-year-old finance professional who makes out with a friend’s girlfriend on one of her many wild nights: 25, straight, single, UES. DAY ONE 5:45 a.m. I wake […]

Indonesia’s Finance Minister Sets Sights on Tax Evaders – Wall Street Journal

JAKARTA, Indonesia—Indonesia’s Finance Minister, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, returned last month from a top post at the World Bank pledging to drill incompetent officials and pursue tax evaders with the same grit and persistence that earned her many political enemies in the same role a decade ago. The hard-nosed technocrat gained a reputation as one of Indonesia’s most important […]

Welcome to the ‘self-driving car of finance’ – Business Insider

(A rendering of DNA.) Shutterstock Everyone is talking about blockchain.  The nascent technology has the potential to allow a digital asset to be securely and seamlessly transferred from one party to another, eliminating the need for third-party intermediaries and shortening settlement time to seconds. Based on recent data, the estimated annual budget for blockchain initiatives in […]

Use great finance pros to guide planning, strategy – Miami Herald

In my experience working with middle-market business owners, I have often observed that many of them underestimate the importance of having access to solid and timely financial information and support from great finance professionals to guide their daily decision-making and strategic planning. Having seen companies and managers suffer the consequences of this risky practice, I […]