For our article this month, we will consider the question of whether to treat financial security as a state of being or a feeling. In other words, is it something you become by achieving a certain level of accomplishment? OR is it something you can trick your mind to feel, whether you have the achievement […]
As at today, dollar is currently exchanging for around N575 in the black market, inflation is sky high and the cost of living in Nigeria is rising everyday. Very soon, your salary or active income will be insufficient to cater for your living expenses.
People invest for several reasons including retirement, reaching certain financial goals, earning higher returns, starting or expanding a business, supporting others or being a part of a new venture. Whatever the reason, you need sufficient knowledge of these 12 smart investments to inform your decision of the vehicle to use.
Budgeting is an aspect of Personal Finance that literally makes people shiver in fear? This is because it forces people to face the reality of their finances, and only the courageous can do that. Hence, people usually neglect it altogether. For this reason, I will not go into the “boring” intricacies and technicalities of budgeting
I have discovered that most of the challenges people face stem from a lack of control of their finances. Apparently, many people have a distorted view of savings as well as the place and the value of money. While some overestimate money, others underestimate money such that they do not give thought to how much
Power is that special taboo weapon that everyone is afraid of even though they naturally possess and wield it in varying degrees. Everyone secretly craves for more power while at the same castigating those who overtly display it. Imagine the paradox. ? Yes, whether you agree or not, EVERYONE, from the US President to the
Contrary to popular belief, there is a shortcut to success in life. It is called, “standing on the shoulders of giants”. For everything you will ever want to achieve in this life, there are chances that someone somewhere has already achieved it. All you need do is FIND THAT PERSON! ? He or she becomes your
Earlier today, I got a WhatsApp message from a friend of mine and a long time FINTELite, asking me a deep question that has to do with changing the narrative that Nigerians lack financial integrity. By way of definition, financial integrity means making sure a financial report is correct, consistent, complete, accurate and other such
With the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic and the ensuing prevalent restriction of movement in many parts of the world, it is obvious that remote work is here to stay and it will continue to grow globally. There are speculations that even after the pandemic, many businesses will easily adapt to the “new normal” of