When does a credit crunch occur?

Answer A credit crunch occurs when investors and lenders limit the amount of capital they make available to borrowers. This is usually the result of a recession or other economic downturn.Source:MSN Money... Read More »

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How to Dress to Impress in the Credit Crunch?

Men dress to impress as markets fall. A new trend in men's fashion is being seen in London. Saville Row tailors report a move away from conspicuous consumption. Bespoke customers are moving away fr... Read More »

Effects of the Credit Crunch on HSBC?

The credit crunch and the resulting sub-prime mortgage lending crisis impacted many banks across the globe. London-based HSBC, one of the world's largest banks and a significant presence in the Uni... Read More »

What is the link between: the Iraq war, the defence of Israel and the American credit crunch?

Um, the first two cost money, second involves lack of money. Bravo. Things cause other things. Well done.

When does jet lag occur?

Jet lag occurs when the human body's biological clock is out of sync with the local time zone. This temporary disorder is caused by air travel through multiple time zones in a short amount of time.... Read More »