Ajarn Finance

Ajarn Finance's blog on Ajarn.com


Time to invest outside the box?

Some interesting ideas for your investment capital

Although generally positive, 2010 has seen considerable volatility in world financial markets that caused investment jitters on occasion and the forecast for 2011includes more of the same.


A welcome rebound in the markets

Perhaps now the only way is up

On balance it looks like we are slowly on the road to recovery from the abyss of 18 months ago. But we are constantly reminded that investing is for the long term.


How safe is your money in a bank?

Most people think their money is safe in a bank – safe as houses, yeah?

Where can your money get more protection and work for you while you are working in Thailand?


The death of UK final salary pension schemes

Looking after teachers looking after their finances

What can you do to protect your pension and make sure your pension pays out?


The decade of zeros

Looking after teachers looking after their finances

A look back at the decade in terms of investments and rewards.


Featured Jobs

English Conversation Teachers for Immediate Start

฿35,000+ / month

Thailand


Qualified Filipino Female Kindergarten Teachers

฿20,000+ / month

Bangkok


Filipino Teachers for Immediate Start

฿20,000+ / month

Bangkok


NES Teacher for Matayom

฿32,000+ / month

Songkhla


NES and Filipino Teachers

฿20,000+ / month

Thailand


G.4 Homeroom Teacher for November Start (47-55K)

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Featured Teachers

  • Gavin


    British, 35 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Fadzanai


    Zimbabwean, 23 years old. Currently living in South Africa

  • Alexandra


    Indonesian, 26 years old. Currently living in Indonesia

  • Kint


    Filipino, 28 years old. Currently living in Philippines

  • Christopher


    British, 53 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Max


    American, 26 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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Renting an apartment?

Renting an apartment?

Before you go pounding the streets, check out our guide and know what to look out for.


Need Thailand insurance?

Need Thailand insurance?

Have a question about health or travel insurance in Thailand? Ricky Batten from Pacific Prime is Ajarn's resident expert.


The dreaded demo

The dreaded demo

Many schools ask for demo lessons before they hire. What should you the teacher be aware of?


Contributions welcome

Contributions welcome

If you like visiting ajarn.com and reading the content, why not get involved yourself and keep us up to date?


Can you hear me OK?

Can you hear me OK?

In today's modern world, the on-line interview is becoming more and more popular. How do you prepare for it?


Teacher mistakes

Teacher mistakes

What are the most common mistakes that teachers make when they are about to embark on a teaching career in Thailand? We've got them all covered.


Will I find work in Thailand?

Will I find work in Thailand?

It's one of the most common questions we get e-mailed to us. So find out exactly where you stand.