Why do some jobs pay higher than others?

I’m glad you are asking this question. Kids who ask a lot of questions are smart kids. It means you are thinking. And just by thinking, you’re already ahead of your peers! Because when you ask, you seek answers. When you seek answers, you automatically collect more knowledge. You might have noticed that security guards earn much less than policemen, or that bus drivers earn … Continue reading Why do some jobs pay higher than others?

Why Do Governments Collect Taxes?

Let’s bring your attention to some of the things that you enjoy for free in your country. Your Neighbourhood Playgrounds Parks Street Lamps & Public Benches Who’s Paying For All of This? YOU, ME and EVERYBODY, of course! We pay the government for these facilities in the form of taxes. Some Types of Taxes Goods and Services Tax (GST) You pay them almost every time … Continue reading Why Do Governments Collect Taxes?

Why Do Countries Have Different Currencies? {With Printable}

Firstly, do you know what a currency is? A currency is a unit of exchange, specifically used when buying or selling goods or services. Fun Fact But did you know that there’s no one currency that works in all countries? Every single country in this world has their own currency. Like many other things, currency needs to be managed. If the world only had one … Continue reading Why Do Countries Have Different Currencies? {With Printable}