Money


The hidden force in global economics: sending money home

Last year there was huge debates about what Belizeans in the Diaspora do for the motherland and the people there. Someone asked in a Belizean newspaper “What have you done for me lately?” others pointed to other things, but mostly the concept was insinuating that the Diaspora doesn’t do much for the nation. There was one ignorant fellow that made the remark in public forum that: In 2013, the Central Bank of Belize reported that remittances were $72.2 million or about 2.23% of our gross domestic product (GDP). Economists will tell you that any activity generating 2.23% of GDP is […]


Money: What is It?

Of all the incredible stupidities in the world — of which many have been revealed to me since the LORD graciously appeared to me 10 years ago (which thing He did for His own good reasons, and certainly not because of any particular merit on my part) — of all these stupidities, few can compare to that of man putting his trust in “money”. Why, most people don’t even know what “money” is! I swear by the Father who said “you can’t serve God and Mammon” that if you really knew what money was, you’d want no part of it. […]