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Can I double my money within six months?

I have USD5,000 in a bank but it’s just sitting there and not earning interest. What’s the best way for me to invest it? Ideally I would like to double that in six months. Any advice or options?

So you want to double your […]

By |November 20th, 2013|Business, Money Talks|0 Comments
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Is Vietnam considered an emerging market?

Is Vietnam considered an emerging market? What is an emerging market anyway?

Back in the early 1980s, from a political “Western” perspective the world was geo-politically divided into three main areas: the first world, mainly Western hemisphere countries – divided by the imaginary line of the Iron […]

By |October 22nd, 2013|Business, Money Talks|0 Comments
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Should I keep dong or dollars? or other currency?

Is it a good idea to convert money into dong or leave it as dollars or other currency? And since banks here only insure up to VND50 million is it risky to have a lot of money in the banks here? How can I […]

By |October 21st, 2013|Business, Money Talks|0 Comments

Invest Wisely

Dear Afonso,

I want to invest my money but how do I know the investment companies in Vietnam are legitimate and not just shell companies that will take my money and then disappear the next day? I’ve even heard that […]

By |August 20th, 2013|Business, Money Talks|0 Comments