MULTIPLIERS, THE BEAUTY OF COMPOUND INTEREST

MULTIPLIERS, THE BEAUTY OF COMPOUND INTEREST

Compounding is the central pillar of investing – it is the reason investing works over the long term. Investopedia describes it as “the process of generating earnings on an asset’s reinvested earnings”. You are earning interest on interest as long as interest...
IS 2017 GOING AS PLANNED? PAUSE, REWIND, PLAY

IS 2017 GOING AS PLANNED? PAUSE, REWIND, PLAY

The first 31 days in 2017, have come like a flash and has left most of us wondering where the time went. A few weeks ago we welcomed 2017 with shouts of Happy New Year. Did you make resolutions? How have you fared? We have categorized resolutions/ goals into three...
WORLD SAVINGS DAY

WORLD SAVINGS DAY

World Savings Day is a financial literacy initiative and celebrates the benefits of being thrifty.The day is set aside to increase public awareness on the importance of savings Your financial future doesn’t have to be the same as your financial past. The good news is...
EARLY INVESTMENTS YIELD EARLY RETURNS

EARLY INVESTMENTS YIELD EARLY RETURNS

In investing, time is a great asset.  Time is one that many young people have. The sooner you invest, the sooner you can grow your wealth. The challenge is understanding and acting on it. Here are some advantages of investing early: 1.Time: Time is on your side....
PERSONAL FINANCE TIPS IN TODAY’S ECONOMY: RECESSION

PERSONAL FINANCE TIPS IN TODAY’S ECONOMY: RECESSION

It is no longer news that the recession has hit and might be with us for a while. Just in case you haven’t taken the necessary precautions, we have some tips to see you through this period. In the event that you took precautions; have a look, you might find a tip or...
 8 REASONS WHY YOU NEED AN INVESTMENT ADVISER

 8 REASONS WHY YOU NEED AN INVESTMENT ADVISER

At the waiting room of the hospital, someone argued that it would be “cheap” to have a newly qualified doctor perform a complicated surgery rather than a senior specialist consultant! Do you agree or disagree? There are many who share this same view, on the matter of...