CATEGORY: YOUR MONEY

5 post retirement ideas you should share with your parents

It’s about that time when your folks have to readjust to a new phase in life- retirement. After several...


How to create your own personal balance sheet

“100% of Nigerians, who are alive, are liable to die” – Author Unknown   More than five out of...


Difference between FGN Savings and Treasury Bills

Before now the retail investors in Nigeria who wanted to invest in risk free short-term dated interested yielding securities...



Getting a loan from a bank will remain difficult till these issues are fixed

At an event held last week in Lagos, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) admonished the low access to...


What you are likely to find in a personal loan term sheet from a Nigerian Bank

Getting a loan in Nigeria typically requires a few steps, especially if you are credit worthy. For prior borrowers and...


How to invest in treasury bills even if you don’t have N50 million

Nairametrics| The Federal Government in March increased the minimum amount required to partake in its biweekly treasury bills auction...


Taxation of entertainers and sportsmen in Nigeria – What, how and where?

Nairametrics| It is trite that around the world, entertainers and sportsmen are some of the highest paid individuals. Their...


Explaining The New Bank Charges, Lending And Deposit Rates Announced By The CBN

Nairametrics| The Central Bank on Nigeria released a new set of guidelines to charges by banks and other financial...


This Could Change Your Mind About Getting Life Insurance

Nairametrics| The truth is very few people ever achieved financial wealth by winging it, so one has to take financial...



Are You Facing A Personal Recession? This Story Could Help You

Nairametrics| Lateef was taking his usual 20-minute walk on his way back from work. He usually rides with his...





What You Should Not Do When You Just Receive A Severance Package

Have you recently lost your job and got a payoff? Did you just decide to retire ahead of time...


5 Ways You Can Save Money On Auto Repairs

Owning a car is one of the most expensive aspects of many Nigerians’ yearly spending. A car is the...



Jumia Says These 5 Tricks Could Get You The Best Deals On Black Friday

Black Friday! This year, November 25th has been marked out by most online stores in Nigeria for the mind-blowing annual...


Never Miss These 4 Things When Using An ATM

ATMs have made sending and receiving cash very easy. You don’t really need to visit the bank to perform...






My MMM Story: Experience Of Someone Who ‘Invested’ in MMM

I hadn’t felt so relieved in a long while, the feeling was akin to peeing after holding on to...


How to Know If It’s A Ponzi Scheme

If it is too good to be true then it really isn't...


Feragamo Pumps or Insurance premium? What this young lady chose

“Beep, beep”. I glanced at my phone and sure enough it was a credit...


How to avoid borrowing to pay school fees

Inability to pay school fees in a recession can cause emotional & mental strain....


Financial Decisions You Shouldn’t Be In a Rush To Make As An Entry Level Employee

There are very few things in life that is as satisfying as getting a job soon after graduating from...