Money and Finance

Manifestation in Haiti Sunday, the #PetroCaribeChallenge continues...

PHOTO: Kote Kob PetroCaribe a #PetroCaribeChallenge - Haitians Protesting The #PetroCaribeChallenge Street protests continue in Haiti. Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Port-au-Prince Sunday asking where is the Petro Caribe money. more »

Most of the US Dollars coming into Haiti are leaving the country through the Dominican Republic

Currency: Haitian Gourde, US Dollar, Domincan Peso Can you believe this? Most of the US Dollars coming into Haiti are leaving the country through the Dominican Republic. 80 percent of all U.S. dollars exchanged in the city of Hinche Haiti goes to the Dominican Republic. I just heard this most shocking news from someone who is in the business of exchanging currency in the Centre Department of Haiti. more »

Did you know : Buying Premium Gasoline instead of Regular is a waste of money!

Gas Prices Florida Gas Prices I just found out, premium gas does nothing for your car except cost you more money! I just read on the Federal Trade Commission's web site that buying premium gasoline instead of regular is a big waste of money! Read this... more »

Which bank offers a higher interest rate these days?

PHOTO: Haiti - SOGEBANK Hinche I was reading an article about saving money during financial crisis and one of the advice is to move your money to a bank that offers a higher interest rate. more »

A Simple Tip to Save Money with your Washing Machine at Home

Money Patched Up Piggy Bank If you have a washing machine at home or in your apartment here is a simple tip that will save you money... more »

Approved: $75 Million IDA grant to build better roads in Haiti

Haiti Dirt Roads - Boc Banic, Near The Dominican Border More than 350,000 people in rural Haiti will benefit from improved access to all weather roads, local markets and health centers in the South, South East and Nippes departments as a result of a new US$ 75 million grant from the International Development Association (IDA) approved today by the Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank. more »

With the FIFA World Cup fever coming to Haiti, nobody will care gas prices went up

Haitians Love Football If you listen to Haitian radio lately there is big fear that Haitian president Jovenel Moise will be "dechouke'ed" if he dare raise gas prices. Here is my take on this... more »

FLASH... Gas Prices going UP in Haiti one more time!

Gas For Sale by The Gallon In Haiti The Haitian government is getting ready to raise gas prices in the country one more time. Haiti Finance Minister Jude Alix Patrick Salomon made the announcement recently. more »

Haiti's organic Rum, Clairin, is quickly becoming the new "IT" in the American Market

Clairin Haiti - Clairin, Distilled Spirit of Haiti If you thought drinking Clairin in Haiti is a thing that only poor people do, think again... The same bottle of Clairin that cost a few hundred gourdes in Haiti is now selling in the United States of America as "Organic Rum" at USD $40 a bottle! more »

Haitians Import Everything, Haiti imports reached an all time high back in October

Haiti - Open For Business Besides some of the fresh fruits and vegetables that comes from the countryside, the Republic of Haiti imports everything. On average, Haiti imports $266,000,000 US dollars of goods and commodities from other countries each and every month. more »