Like fuel for a car. If a canister of gasoline lies somewhere in the garage, and does not power the engine, then there is little sense from such fuel. Moreover, there is a risk of leakage, fire, etc. So is the money stored under the mattress: not only useless, but also detrimental to the economy. Let’s figure out why.
Financial inclusion – accessibility for everyone and everyone of basic financial services, such as a bank account, online payment, mobile wallets, deposits and loans, participation in investment funds and transfer of funds for management, money transfers, etc. Continue reading
Choosing a bank is one of the most responsible decisions. A lot can depend on the stability of a credit institution. Of course, it is quite difficult for an average Russian to deal with professional financial indicators, but one must at least assess how long a bank has been operating in the market, how successfully it has functioned all this time, how large it is, many banks have ratings from international or Russian rating agencies. Bank ratings in terms of assets, loan and deposit portfolios, network of branches, quality of service are available on a number of Internet resources. Continue reading
According to basic economic principles, if a company lowers the price of its products, then that company can sell more products. However, this will generate less profit for each additional item sold. Marginal revenue is the increase in revenue from the sale of an additional unit of output. Marginal revenue can be calculated using a simple formula: Marginal revenue = (change in total revenue)/(change in units sold). Continue reading