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11. Tips, Please!

Tipping in Russia is not always the most transparent.

Tags: Customs, money, restaurants
12. Meet the New Minister, Meat in a Sausage, Mete Out a Fine

This week: education! Tests for hopeful investors, savings for college, and learning what exactly is in sausage. 

Tags: tyumen, education, dissent, Internet, money, sausage, food, chechnya
13. Camouflage Candles, Cats in Quarantine, and Belarus

This week Russians get diet advice, the president of Belarus gets kicked out of a neighboring country, and even cats aren't excused from social distancing.

Tags: military, religion, russian food, money, coronavirus, animals, politics, belarus, lukashenko, international relations
14. Criminal QR-Codes

Be careful what QR-codes you scan in Russia, you may be opening yourself up to fraud.

Tags: money, fraud
15. Crime Pays

A Russian woman makes 2 million euros through illicit means.

Tags: government, law, money, prison, crime
16. Rocket Man Rides, Family Life, and Bootlegging, Russian-style

In this week's Odder News: a forgetful traveler, spaceman transport, and the seal of approval.

Tags: Orthodox Church, money, Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, cars, gagarin
17. Big Banks Are Watching You

Russian banks to start testing biometric ATMs. This is probably a good idea.

Tags: technology, business, money
18. How to Become a Millionaire: Go Postal

The Russian Postal Service made more than 170 millionaires in 2019.

Tags: russian post, Russia, money
19. Talk about Inflation!

You won't believe how much a woman in Chelyabinsk is asking for her 1000R bill.

Tags: ruble, money
20. From Fairy Magic to Retirement Planning

Russia's Central Bank believes people's financial illiteracy and economic troubles stem from bad messaging in Russian folk tales. Could it be true?

Tags: saving, money, fairy tales

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