Coronavirus and Personal Finance

Odd Cents - Coronavirus and Personal Finance - Foodica

My finances are not prepared for the coronavirus. When the virus first appeared in the last quarter of 2019, I did not pay much attention to it. But as more and more stories appeared about the virus in China, and then its track to the rest of the world, I paid attention. I was concerned […]

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Start a Business, Then What?

Odd Cents - Start a Business, Then What_ - Foodica

It’s been a while since I’ve written a commentary about things that have been going on in the Caribbean. It’s really a combination of not having enough time to sit down and think about what I want to write about, and there being so many issues that I’m not sure which one to pick apart. […]

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Economic Citizenship by Investment in the Caribbean

Economic Citizenship by Investment in the Caribbean - Foodica

Yet another Caribbean country has turned to an economic citizenship by investment programme. Reports indicate that this was done in an effort to boost a struggling economy riddled with debt; rising financial commitments; and projected low economic growth for the future. St. Lucia has joined St. Kitts and Nevis, Dominica, Antigua and Barbuda and Grenada as […]

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Cash For Gold – Is It a Scam?

Cash For Gold – Is It a Scam_ - Foodica

I can be described as very risk averse. When I see all kinds of “money-making ads” in the newspapers, magazines and online, I usually avoid them. I always think that they are some type of scam designed to take away all of your money. When I first heard of the cash for gold idea a […]

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