A man wants to make it rich, but doesn't want to wait - he wants immediate success. He and two friends decide to rob a local bank, but through one minor mistake they are forced into life changing... More > circumstance.< Less
The international financial development community and the diplomatic community in Washington, D.C. and New York City are rocked to their very foundations when members of the terrorist organization al... More > Qaeda Norte unleash devastating attacks on these cities and in the heart of London. Foreign nationals come under intense scrutiny, xenophobia runs rampant. The hated terrorist Raheem Karza has secreted dozens of sleeper cells in safe houses around major metropolitan areas. The resulting trauma impacts not only the nation but major metropolises around the globe. Karza and his minions are sought with vigor internationally, but they prove quite elusive. Until the mysterious Smith N. Reston, a former operative of a U.S. intelligence agency comes out of retirement to seriously address the ongoing assaults. And when Mr. Reston goes after Karza and his associates, most everyone involved in the assaults experience torturously brief moments to seriously regret having ever taken up arms against the United States.< Less
This is a genealogy of the Banks family beginning with the birth of Richard Bankes in 1607 in Alkham, England. The storyline goes through York Province (now Maine) through the Annapolis Valley, Nova... More > Scotia to America.< Less
Modern Banking focuses on the theory and practice of banking, and its prospects in the new millennium. The book is written for courses in banking and finance at Masters/MBA level, or undergraduate... More > degrees specialising in this area.< Less
GENERAL READING BOOKLET :
Many small nations in South America, Africa, and Asia can be
forced to invest in major engineering projects. They can also be forced to allot contracts to American... More > companies. The World Bank will then offer to fund the project with generous loans. However, the quantum of loan repayment will be well beyond the economic capacity of a third world economy. Eventually the nations are driven into debt. A nation weakened by debt can be politically manipulated
by the White House administration. Find out how the World
Bank goes about funding projects in third world countries !< Less
Ovington’s Bank by Stanley J. Weyman has 42 chapters. This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format. We... More > believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.< Less
Banking online can be convenient, economical and safe..
Learn How You Can Enjoy The Benefits of Online Banking!
Banking online has grown increasingly popular as consumers discover the benefits and... More > convenience of online banking.
As great as online banking is, much like any other business online banking is susceptible to fraudulent activity. Scammers can be found in most any business and the internet is no exception. Here are some of the concerns consumer have about banking online.
Is the Bank Legitimate
Afraid of Forgetting Access Codes
All of these things are valid concerns, however there are ways you can protect yourself, and the truth is most of these things can be a problem with a traditional bank as well.
We've put together this handy little guide to show you how online banking works and how you can deal with the potential problems as well, so you can start enjoying the benefits of online banking!< Less
This outstanding book is designed with the reader in mind. It is crafted to specifically help you dig deeply into the fascinating and often even frightening segment of our economic system. The author... More > makes it possible for you to master the ideas behind the management of these important institutions and to be able to confront head on the often confusing mix of risk, risk, regulation, technological change that financial service managers must face every day.< Less
BANK IN THE BALANCE
A PERSONAL AND BANKING TRAGEDY
Bank in the Balance tells the story of Thomas Farrow, Victorian campaigner, writer, newspaper editor and businessman, who achieved... More > national recognition for his public campaign to curb and control the activities of moneylenders at the end of the nineteenth century. He wrote many books on the subject, and founded a banking empire in 1907, which crashed spectacularly in 1920. His arrest and trial were headline news for months.
The book begins with his humble origins in Norfolk, and employment with WH Smith, then Leader of the House of Commons. He campaigned with M.P. Robert Yerburgh to promote and establish cooperative banks in urban and rural areas, and exploited the power of advertising throughout his career.
The author draws on many family and personal sources to chart his rise and fall, and describes the devastating consequences of his scandalous fall from public hero to disgraced outcast.< Less