The Past and Present Tense of Money

Jamaica Observer: “The Past and Present Tense of Money”

The start of a new year usually fills our hearts with optimism and hope for a better future. I’ve always been fascinated by this phenomenon – why should this period inspire us to create lofty resolutions and ambitious declarations? Why do we anticipate that the fading old year will usher in bright beginnings?

Jamaica Observer: “Gov’t commits to pressing banks to reduce charges”

MINISTER of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Karl Samuda says the Government will continue to press banks to reduce unfair and exorbitant service fees, and that the Consumer Affairs Commission (CAC) will expose such practices wherever they are found.