Comments on: Foreign currency saving: Norway or the highway How to make, save and spend money in Japan. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:29:48 +0000 hourly 1 By: Romeo Sat, 02 Jan 2010 13:53:36 +0000 Making money from foreign currency deposit accounts is not really heavily profitable as you yourselves experienced. Otherwise, if it is, hordes and hordes of investors could have done it, including myself. Nice story, though. Thanks

By: John Grey Sat, 02 Jan 2010 08:24:34 +0000 Excuse my frankness, but you have to be really a little on the stupid side, if you do business with Citi…
Banks are not there to help you earn money, they are in the business of earning money for themselves FROM your money.
So, unless you happen to have insider knowledge, forget it! It might be illegal, but if you want earn money in today’s finance world, the this should not bother you.

Welcome from the real world, John Grey

By: Learner Tue, 29 Dec 2009 17:29:57 +0000 Thanks for the personal story on trying to earn a higher interest rate in another country. Sounds like you kept coming up on the short end of the currency fluctuation risk.

Hope you do better with the kroner.

If I remember correctly, most millionaires in the U.S. made their money by investing in real estate, and working with their investments hands on.