Money and Finance

Haitian-Americans, are you saving money for College or for your Retirement? Read this...

Money Patched Up Piggy Bank I know many Haitian-Americans who will not agree with this statement but... No matter your net worth, you should never put college savings ahead of retirement... Why? Keep reading... more »

Haiti Government passes new Labor Law to allow working the Night Shift

Bos Dieusel - Haitian Carpenter A new Haiti Labor just published in the government's official newspaper Le Moniteur now allows 3 eight-hour shifts in a working day... Finally in Haiti, workers can work the night shift; a factory will be able to operate at full capacity. more »

The Economy (money system) explained in 30 minutes - How does this apply to Haiti's Economy?

The Haitian Economy Did you now this... CREDIT is the most important part of the economy... Guess what? Credit is non-existent in the Haitian economy... I mean, really... If there is a way to build good credit in Haiti and use it to buy a car, a house or start a business, I do not know anything about it. more »

MONEY in Haiti: What is the Currency Symbol for the Haitian Gourde?

PHOTO: Haitian Money - Haitian Currency - One Gourde The universal dollar sign is "$", the Pound sign is "£", and the Euro sign "€". What is the Currency Symbol for the Haitian Gourde? more »

Haiti Money Transfers from CHILE increases 386 percent

CAM Money Transfer - Haiti There has been a sharp increase in money transfers to Haiti from Chile. Haitians in Chile transferred $36 million to Haiti in 2016. Compare that to only $7.4 million the year before. more »

The Unwanted Guest at your house, brings nothing, consumes everything

Buffalo Chicken Wings, Curly Fries If you are going over to a friend's house for a couple of weeks, how much will you contribute in the everyday expenses of the house? OR are you planning a FREELOADING adventure??? more »

MONEY Advice : Can you save MONEY by simply leaving it on a Savings Bank Account?

Money Patched Up Piggy Bank Yes, I agree, putting money away in a savings account is a good way to prevent you from spending it impulsively but if you want to put money away hoping to get some good interest on it, to make your money grow, is a savings account the way to go? more »

Haiti Money - What Can You do with $25.00 US in Haiti These Days? Read This...

Currency: Haitian Gourde, US Dollar, Domincan Peso What can you do with $25.00 US in Haiti these days? A hell of a lot more than you can do with it if you live in the United States of America... more »

HASCO, The Haitian-American Sugar Company - Once upon a time, Haiti used to produce its own Sugar

Haitian Sugar Cane Field Worker in the Dominican Republic Once upon a time there was a sugar producing company called HASCO... I say once upon a time because, since they shut down in 1987, there have no ZERO companies sugar in Haiti. we only import sugar... more »

Problem Economique Mondial La... How you doing in this BAD Economy?

Currency: Haitian Gourde, US Dollar, Domincan Peso The economy is BAD isn't it? Here... There... Everywhere... Yesterday, I was talking to a Haitian friend of mine while in Santo Domingo and he started to tell me how bad his business is doing here in the Dominican Republic. "Se yon problem economique mondial wi," he tells me... more »