Banker in the Know

21 Reasons Why You Should Choose to Work In Singapore

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A beautiful night photo of Singapore; one reason why you should choose to work in Singapore.

Singapore is home to thousands of international businesses, and their employees – should you think about making the move? At the heart of southeast Asia, Singapore stands as one of the world’s most glamorous business destinations: a thriving commercial hub with a favorable operating environment – and a valuable gateway to the APAC region. But… Read More >>

What American Digital Nomads Need To Know About US Taxes

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The internet has transformed our lives in countless ways, from how we shop, to the ways in which we socialize and access information. It has also transformed the way we work, making it possible to work from anywhere in the world with a high-speed internet connection. There are a few things, however, America Digital Nomads… Read More >>

Dropship Net Income Report – December: $47,497

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If you read my last post about my annual dropshipping income, you’ll have noticed I used a year to date gross figure of $617,218.36. This figure will soon be updated to include November and December number, and will likely exceed $800,000. I did receive a few emails asking me, however, what my net income was. I decided… Read More >>

13 Tips For Dropshipping Success

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Dropshipping is a term often flung around like a cheap whore. Rightfully so, the failure rate is very high, but few admit the failure rate of any business is equally high. Personally, dropshipping changed my life and I want to share some tips for dropshipping success that I hope will help you too. A disclaimer: dropshipping is a… Read More >>

How To Deal With Negative People While Traveling

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a depressed traveler behind a window, pondering how to deal with negative people while traveling.

I’ve seen it throughout my travels. I’ve experienced it everywhere on the road. The longer I’ve stayed in one place, the more noticeable it has become. Negativity abounds in every city or country I’ve visited. It can be incredibly hard to deal with negative people while traveling, and I’ve seen many give up and go… Read More >>

The Dummy’s Guide to DropShipping: Set-up & Advice

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My laptop and smoothie in Cambodia as I write the article: Guide to Dropshipping.

I wish there’d been a Dummy’s Guide to Dropshipping when I first got started. Especially one that covered legal nuances, and not just the store design. I will try to condense as much information as possible below, since it could easily span a whole book. As I mentioned in my last article about making over $600,000 in… Read More >>

How I Made $617,218.36 In One Year While Traveling The World

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Success only came after defeat. It all started when I got on plane to Vietnam from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It was 2014 and I’d just quit my career as a bank executive. I really didn’t know what to expect next. What I did know was that I was leaving some serious job stability behind. My coworkers just couldn’t understand what… Read More >>

My Favorite Rewards Credit Cards

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A photo of my laptop and three of my favorite rewards credit cards sitting on the keyboard.

Free money, peace of mind, flexibility. That’s the promise of  rewards credit cards. From the office worker down the street to the globe-trotting business owner, my favorite rewards credit cards are a glove that fits all. I run all of my business transactions on credit cards and the amount of points I rack up exceed $1,000 per month…. Read More >>

Can I Live In Thailand On A Tourist Visa?

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Thai tourist visa stamp in a passport.

Many expats in Thailand fear the ever-changing tourist visa rules and the narrowing corridor of long-term stay in the kingdom. I’ll firstly say that this article is mostly an opinion piece, but it is also based on my experience and those of close friends who have had similar experiences. I have lived here for nearly two… Read More >>