Category Archives: Banks

Greek Cash


I recently tried to get some cash from an ATM in Greece. The request was refused with the message “Insufficient Funds”. I never discovered whether it meant me or the bank!

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Financial Dilemma


Here’s a dilemma. You are walking by a deep river when you see three people in danger of drowning. You realise that they are all fat-cat hedge fund managers and that you can only save one of them. Do you … Continue reading

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Bank Managers


Remember those adverts in the early ’70s where a certain bank claimed that having an account with them was like having the bank manager in you cupboard? Nowadays of course it’s remarkable if he’s in the same country!

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