• Addressing the reality of Brexit

    Opinion July 1, 2016 | 11:05 am

    The European Council President, Donald Tusk, could not havebeen clearer. Following a June 29 informal session of European Union (EU)leaders, minus the UK, he said that there will be no European sin[...]

  • Immigration: Good or bad

    Opinion July 4, 2016 | 11:25 am

    There is no question that illegal immigration stresses oureconomy and health systems, and has the undesired byproduct of keeping thesalaries of our most needy classes low, precisely those that are [...]

  • Choosing the right project for your home renovation

    Opinion July 5, 2016 | 2:14 pm

    Before the housing market collapse of 2007, all renovation projects – no matter how expensive – seemed like winners. Today, home renovation is a whole new ballgame and why you should carefully [...]

  • An uncertain future for the Overseas Territories?

    Opinion July 8, 2016 | 10:26 am

    Although an eerie calm may have settled on Europe now thatthe immediacy of the decision by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union(EU) has sunk in, it should not lull the Caribbean into a se[...]

  • Millennials turning away from cruises and casinos

    Opinion July 15, 2016 | 10:01 am

    Although the definition is quite loose, the expressionmillennial is usually used to mean those who were born between 1980 and themid-2000s.

    In many parts of the western hemisphere this group [...]

  • Five ways to encourage good saving and spending habits inyour children

    Opinion July 20, 2016 | 9:49 am

    How often do you discuss money with your children? If your answer is "not often," you're not alone.

    There is an opportunity to help your children form strong spending and saving hab[...]

  • The Caribbean needs a full response to Brexit

    Opinion July 22, 2016 | 9:27 am

    Earlier this month CARICOM heads of government met inGeorgetown. Among the many issues they considered was Britain’s decision to leavethe European Union. Their focus was on a secretariat paper la[...]

  • Visitor from the US tells of her regretful experience at Samana airport

    Opinion July 22, 2016 | 10:24 am

    “We arrived at the Samana airport returning from a week’sholiday for my sister’s wedding for flight number 2731 at approximately 1:00pm.We checked our bags and entered the second security che[...]

  • Making financial literacy fun

    Opinion July 26, 2016 | 11:54 am

    What important lessons will you teach your child this summer? Riding a bike? Sharing with others? How about teaching them important financial skills.

    Financial literacy may not immediately co[...]