ende

Author Archives: Soccerwidow

WikiCommons: Carvings on Yōmeimon Gate at Tōshō-gū Shrine in Nikko

Best 50 Sharing Knowledge Quotes – Words of Great Wisdom

Sharing knowledge has helped mankind survive and evolve into the intelligent and productive species he is today. In the animal kingdom and indeed in business, knowledge sharing can make the difference between survival and extinction. Photo:...
Nest Egg metaphor with three eggs mapped with dollar bills / Notgroschen Metapher mit drei Eier als Dollarscheine

How to Become Rich – 10 Powerful Books about Wealth and Money

Who doesn’t want to become rich? The answers are here. Embrace them. The rich know things that most people don’t. Learn from the wealthy. One thing that successful people have in common is that they understand it’s not about how...
Man weighs money on a scale / Man wiegt Geld auf einer Waage

Top 10 Tips: How to Save Money without Living Cheaply

You don’t need to be a millionaire to live an enjoyable life. Here are the top 10 tips on how to save money and at the same time live a good life, and I mean a really good life. Live your dreams without tightening your budget to a point which...
Young woman agonizing over financial calculations in her kitchen / Junge Frau quält sich mit finanziellen Berechnungen in ihrer Küche

Always in the Red? Control your Banking Behaviour!

Recently, an old friend came along and asked me to have a look at his finances. Despite the fact his monthly net pay was in the region of £2,500, his overdraft was constantly rising. He often found it quite difficult, especially at the end...
Cartoon: Businessmen look on as old timer uses divining rod / Geschäftsleute sehen seinem alten Mann mit Wünschelrute zu

What You Should Know About Value for Money & Personal Finances

The crucial importance of truly understanding the concept of ‘Value for Money‘ first dawned on me when I was appointed by a school in England to sort out their finances in 2003. Despite being a well-funded state school their budget...
Man in suit hiding his head in sand / Mann im Anzug versenkt seinen Kopf im Sand

Are You the Architect of Your own Fortune, or Misfortune?

Richard Wiseman of the University of Hertfordshire is a luck expert: In numerous surveys and experiments he has researched what luck actually is and he has published various books and publications in which he advocates that luck is merely an...
Higher Mathematics formulas / Höhere Mathematik Formeln

Combinatorics and Probability Theory in Football Betting

Introduction to Combinatorics and Probability Theory This article is a step-by-step guide explaining how to compute the probability that, for example, exactly 4 out of 6 picks win, or how to calculate the likelihood that at least 4 of 6 bets...
Cartoon: Zookeepers watch amazed bears working on computers / Tierpfleger beobachten erstaunt ihre Bären wie sie an Computern arbeiten

Top 50 Money Jokes – Short Quick One-Liners

This is a compilation of funny, quick, short one liner jokes and sayings about money. Not all of them have a deeper meaning. This collection is simply intended to bring a smile to your face or brighten up your day… Somehow they figured...
Beautiful sporty woman working out difficult yoga position / Attraktive Frau in komplizierter Yoga Stellung

50 Best Discipline Quotes – Self-Control and Willpower

It is more than 2,000 years ago that the great Greek philosopher Aristotle said, “What lies in our power to do, lies in our power not to do”. Rather plain and obvious words, but with such a truly remarkable and mindful message! Collage...
Funny senior man with straw cowboy style hat and thumbs up / Lustiger Senior mit Strohhut und Daumen hoch

23 Life Insurance Quotes – Witty and Meaningful

Throughout this website I talk a lot about statistics, especially in connection with sports results, odds calculation, and betting, and I can assure you that nothing within this field carries a full one hundred percent probability. But when...