CATEGORY: PERSONAL FINANCE

These Poor Investment Decisions Can Ruin Your Savings

On this blog I preach a lot about investing. It is a habit everyone must inculcate and nurture as...


What The Naira/Yuan Swap Deal Means For Trader’s And Speculator’s

What is Currency Swap? Simply put, it is an agreement between two parties to swap their currencies without involving...


Stanbic, ARM, Zenith & Afrinvest Equity Mutual Funds Record Worst Returns In 2015

If you are a Nigerian equity market investor and for whatever reason chose to invest your money through mutual...



How To Open A Paypal Account In Nigeria

Nairametrics has received emails from subscribers wanting to know if PayPal is in Nigeria and how to set it...


Ways To Enjoy Xmas Even When You Are Broke

The house was full with people dancing, chatting, eating, drinking and enjoying the day as the sound of Feliz...


Here’s How To Brag About Yourself To Your Employees

Do you find it hard to talk positively about your work experiences when facing a potential employer? Are you...


Investing in Nigerian Bonds – A Beginners Guide

I’m sure you’ve probably come across the word “Bonds” before. Either in the news, online or on the pages...


How Coming Home Late From Work Can Help You Save Some Money

As someone who lives on the mainland and works on the island I have had my own fair share...


Poor Investment Decisions Can Ruin Your Savings

On this blog I preach a lot about investing. It is a habit everyone must inculcate and nurture as...


Why You Might Still End Up Broke Despite Your Bumper Salary

A salary with a bunch of zeros tacked on the end doesn’t necessarily equate to wealth. At the end...


How To Choose Whether To Buy A Car or Rent An Apartment

  Bode is faced with a decision on whether to buy a car or simply just get an accommodation....


These 8 Signs Can Tell You If a Stock Is Doomed

  Picking the right stocks in the market to invest in is not an easy task, and your success...


[THROW BACK] Here Are Ten Essential Items You Could Buy With 50 kobo

Up till the mid-eighties this was a great amount to spend in everyone’s pocket. It was not a matter...


The Real Relationship Between Work, Wealth, and Happiness

Money doesn’t have all that much to do with happiness, and getting paid more doesn’t always increase satisfaction. Those...


5 Valuable Reasons Why You Should Have A Dual Citizenship

It is estimated that only around 1% of the world’s population have two or more passports, making dual citizenship...


Why Nigerian Music Videos Cost So Much

The Nigerian Music Industry has transformed over the years, evidence is the quality of videos that are now key...


[Sacked or Resigned?] Follow These Steps To Withdraw 25% of Your Pension Contribution (RSA)

Data from the Pension Commission reveals that 104,161 ex-workers, who contributed about N135.6bn to the Contributory Pension Scheme, have withdrawn...


Why Mobile Money Is Struggling In Nigeria

The Mobile money payment system was introduced in Nigeria in 2010. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) gave 16...


Here Are 10 Ways You Can Earn An Extra N50,000 Every Month

Femi like many other regular guys I knew had a 9-5 job. He gets up as early as 5.30am...


How 6 Of The World’s Wealthiest People Built Their Empires

No doubt the world’s richest people live in opulence and splendor, they can afford to buy multiple houses and...