How to protect yourself from ATM scammers in the UAE

  |  July 30, 2016

ATMs are a hot target from scammers so stay vigilant when withdrawing cash.

The Debt Panel: UAE banker should know better amid struggle to pay off Dh300,000

  |  July 26, 2016

The bank worker earns Dh11,500 while his wife earns Dh5,500, but despite owning a car and having an investment in his home country, he does not want to sell up to ease his debt burden.

The Debt Panel: Dubai IT professional earning Dh10,600 has built up almost Dh700,000 in debt with 14 financial institutions

  |  July 19, 2016

Dubai IT professional signed up for multiple loans and credit cards after an emergency back home required funds fast.

All you need to know as a first-time mortgagor in the UAE

Jon Richards   |  July 16, 2016

Despite uncertainty in the UAE's property market, interest in mortgage options has surged among middle-income earners – those bringing in Dh8,000 to Dh20,000 per month.

The Debt Panel: UAE expat owes more than Dh1 million despite Dh23,500 salary

  |  July 12, 2016

Dubai quantity surveyor earning Dh23,500 is struggling to repay over Dh1 million in debt on loans and credit cards.

Post Brexit, staying in the UAE looks a wise choice

Archie Berens   |  July 8, 2016

While the financial attractions of working in a tax-free jurisdiction are not what they used to be, expats and businesses should think very carefully about a decision to leave the UAE.

The Debt Panel: Abu Dhabi sales manager owing Dh200,000 now living in his car

  |  July 5, 2016

The sales manager earns Dh8,500 a month but has six different liabilities and is now homeless.

How to use your credit card wisely during your Eid getaway

  |  July 4, 2016

While carrying some foreign currency is sensible during your trip abroad, credit cards are generally considered a safer and easier form of payment.

Make money renting out your Dubai home while you travel this summer

Lukman Hajje   |  July 1, 2016

Garden Home villas on the Palm Jumeirah, which rent for Dh350,000 – Dh850,000 per year, are available on a short-term basis for Dh20,000 to Dh50,000 per week and Dh60,000 to Dh150,000 per month.

The Debt Panel: Blacklisted UAE resident finds new job but banks chase Dh100,000 owed

  |  June 28, 2016

UAE resident, who ran up credit card debts after losing his job, now earns Dh18,500 but cannot secure a consolidation loan as he is now blacklisted following defaults.