Energy – With or without VAT? Discussion on the gas fee – economy

Berlin (dpa) – The state can make money from the gas fees imposed by the federal government to ease the burden on importers. Because on Friday it was initially unclear whether VAT would also be due on the cost increase for gas consumers that the government decided the previous evening from October. Both Economy Minister … Read more

Finance – Sustainable financial advice: support for “green” investments? – Business

Frankfurt am Main (dpa) – The European Commission wants to spend more money on “green” investments. From August 2, things will become serious for banks and asset managers: from then on, when providing investment advice, they will have to ask about the sustainability advantages of their clients. Why it is? Regardless of whether it is … Read more

Gas – Habeck on the gas fee: “Several hundred euros per household” – Economy

Bad Lauchstädt / Berlin (dpa) – Economy Minister Robert Habeck expects that due to the gas surcharge, consumers will have to pay several hundred euros per year per household. The amount of the contribution has not yet been finalized. But it will be 1.5 to 5 cents per kilowatt hour, said a green politician in … Read more

Finance – an impulse for “green” investments in financial consulting? – Business

Frankfurt am Main (dpa) – The European Commission wants to spend more money on “green” investments. From August 2, things will become serious for banks and asset managers: from then on, when providing investment advice, they will have to ask about the sustainability advantages of their clients. Why it is? Regardless of whether it is … Read more

Real Estate – How to recognize plagiarism – Economy

Munich (dpa / tmn) – About every third person in Germany has already bought counterfeit branded products. This is the result of a representative survey conducted by the consulting company EY. Most of the time, buyers said they knew or suspected what they were buying. According to the EY “Product Piracy” study, the main reason … Read more

Property – fake or original? -How to recognize plagiarism – Economics

Munich (dpa / tmn) – a designer bag that looks expensive at a bargain price at first glance, a cheap branded T-shirt for a beach vacation or a super cheap perfume at a street market: many customers realize that it is impossible to buy original branded products. For counterfeit products such as: are offered on … Read more

Finance – How to make your wallet greener – Economics

Berlin / Bremen (dpa / tmn) – Sustainable investments are developing. According to Forum Nachhaltige Geldanlagen (FNG), green investment by private investors has tripled to over € 130 billion in 2021. More and more people do not want to spend their money on financing companies that, for example, employ children, pollute the environment or manufacture … Read more

Real Estate – “Finanztest”: 5 Tips for Home Financing – Economics

Berlin (dpa / tmn) – Is the dream of owning a house breaking? Constantly galloping real estate prices coupled with rising interest rates are causing problems for many people who want to build. Meanwhile, the interest rate on loans with a ten-year fixed rate almost always exceeds three percent. This is evidenced by the evaluation … Read more

Real Estate – 7 Tips for Your First Electricity Contract – Economy

Unkel / Bremen (dpa / tmn) – Leave the Mama Hotel and enter your first apartment. However, there are a few things that young people have to do before moving in. It also includes knowing your electricity consumption thoroughly. If you are not careful here, you risk a large extra charge on your annual statement, … Read more