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KONBIT to rebuild Haiti, You're Invited!

PHOTOS: Haitian Farmers When Haitians get together to accomplish a single task, it is called a KONBIT... You want to know something funny about the KONBIT? Read this... more »

Haiti Money - 70 Haitian Gourdes for 1 U.S. Dollar

PHOTO: Haitian Money - Haitian Currency - One Gourde Once upon a time in Haiti, one US Dollar was worth no more than 5 Haitian gourdes; that's why the 5 gourdes bill was called 'one dollar'. Nowadays, in commercial banks in Haiti, the US dollar is around 70 gourdes whether you are buying or selling it... more »

Haitian MONEY Talk - Increase the value of the GOURDE, Its immediate impact on the Haitian economy

PHOTO: Haitian Money - Haitian Currency - One Gourde A group of Haitian professors and businessmen sat on a round table recently discussing the most immediate way to positively impact the Haitian economy today. One of them said: "If the value of the Haitian currency (gourde) were to increase slightly compared to the US dollar, this would be an immediate relief to parents across the country." more »

The Haitian Dollar, Then and Now - How the US dollar affects the Haitian economy

Currency: Haitian Gourde, US Dollar, Domincan Peso Have you ever wondered how the US dollar affects the Haitian economy? I just realize life in Haiti is NOT more expensive then it was before, it's just the US dollar that is to high... Read this and you will understand... more »

Economics - In Haiti, The Flow Of Income is NOT Circular, That's why we are so POOR, Details...

PHOTO: The Haitian Economic System, Flow of Income is FLAT, NOT Circular I was watching a video called "Circular Flow of Income - How the different components of an economy interact" and it made me realize why Haiti is so POOR as a country... Plain and simple, The Haitian flow of income is FLAT, it is NOT Circular... Our economy does NOT grow, it flows out to other countries.. 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... Recently I had $25 dollars U.S. in my pocket in Haiti, I exchanged it for Haitian Gourdes... If you live in the US, this may surprise you... more »

Haiti - Rich vs Pov : "Neg Sa CHAJE LAJAN" Kisa sa vle di ekzakteman?

Haiti Currency - 5 Gourdes (Adoken) Haitiens an nou pale... Plizyè fwa nou tande yon moun ap di "Nèg Sa CHAJE LAJAN" pandan se tan, si ou se yon pwòch nèg yap pale de li a, ou ka konnen ke li gen yon bèl razeur nan dengounn li... Dapre ou, Kisa sa vle di lè yon Haitien di OU CHAJE LAJAN? more »

Haiti Money - Martelly blames Former Haitian Leaders for Depreciation of the Gourde to the US Dollar

PHOTO: Haitian Money - Haitian Currency - One Gourde Haiti Money Update -- If the Haitian Gourde has lost so much value to the U.S. Dollar, it is because of past mistakes of former Haitian Leaders, President Michel Martelly said on the election trail... more »

Haiti - Money Transfer Agencies REFUSE to pay in US Dollars...

Currency: Haitian Gourde, US Dollar, Domincan Peso Haiti Money Exchange - As the US dollar rises in Haiti, receiving money in US Dollars is becoming a BIG problem... Many money transfer agents refuse to pay remittances in US Dollars, instead, they are forcing money transfer recipients to accept payments in Haitian Gourdes instead... A fight broke out in one of the money transfer agency because of that... more »

Haiti Money - 50.5 Haitian Gourdes Now NEEDED for 1 US Dollar...

PHOTO: Haitian Money - Haitian Currency - One Gourde Have you heard? The US Dollar rises above 50 gourdes in Haiti. The Haitian Gourde is loosing more and more value... Nowadays need 50.5 Haitian Gourdes to buy one US dollar in Haiti... It's 50.1 gourdes to sell 1 US dollar... more »