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The History Behind HSBC’s Iconic Logo

HSBC’s logo is one of the most recognisable ones in the world. That, however, is not solely due to the fact that the company ranks among the largest banks on the globe. The logo itself is easy to remember despite its very simplistic design. Behind it, there is a long and surprisingly multinational history that…


Being a working woman – some tips

proficient cleaning firms We live in an age and time when women have more rights than ever before in history. That however does not mean that it is not still very tough to be a woman. Especially if you want to be strong, independent and actually after a career in… well, anything. So, what you…

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Facts about HSBC That You May Not Know

HSBC is one of the biggest banks in the world by total assets and it is the largest one in Europe. That is why you probably know that its name stands for The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited and that the bank was originally established in Hong Kong. But there are many fascinating facts…


Build a better home for you and your family – here’s how you do it

Now that you have finally moved into your new house or apartment, it is time to make the adjustments necessary to turn the place from a mere property into the home of your dreams. With the skyrocketing rent and purchase prices that we all have to pay in recent years, it would be a shame…


Things that you must know about relocation packages

Things that you must know about relocation packages Moving from one place in England to another because of a job can be both exciting and scary. It is thrilling because it is a milestone that will open a new chapter of your life. On the other hand, it is frightening, as you will have to…

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The Biggest Banks in UK 2017

There is a sea of banks and financial institutions operating in the UK. Some are of British origin, having been around for many years, while others have only reached UK shores in the last few decades, with yet new players entering the scene! So how to navigate your way around and find the best bank…

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Tips to guide you when moving to a dorm

Going off to college and moving away from your home to a dorm is exciting. You are probably thinking of all new opportunities that go hand in hand with your new life. You will expand your knowledge and learn new things, you will meet new friends and just enjoy your college life. All of this…


Managing Your Finances

Most people do not consider themselves to be wealthy. That being said they rarely think about how they would “control” their finances using a third party. This whole idea seems very distant for most and the way it sounds alienates folks even more. This is something we think is natural only to rich people who…

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Scientifically Proven Benefits of Moving House

Moving into a new home is often viewed as a major life change. That is why it can be quite stressful even when it is carefully planned. In fact, scientists believe that 61% of the people living in the United Kingdom, who have went through a relocation process at least once in their life, rank…

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Hong Kong, the birthplace of HSBC

The “Fragrant harbor” has had a fascinating past, that has led to the many factors that motivated Sir Thomas Sutherland to open the HSBC there. Today due to its unusual status it is an attractive home to a flock of companies from around the world. Early history Traces of human activity on the island can…