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How to avoid paying excessive taxes in Nigeria

Taxes are statutory obligations of every citizen and businesses in a country. It is thus a major factor in determining how much income you...

Best money making gifts to get for bae on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and everybody is already thinking about what he or she is going to give out as a gift to...

Personal Income Tax – What does this mean to me?

There are some misconceptions with respect to statutory tax obligations of business owners as well as those in paid employment. For instance, many business...

Where should you invest N2 million won from lottery?

Everyday Money Matters (EMM) is live on @lagostalks913 every Wednesday between 7.30am-8.00am. On the show, we give answers to questions from our listeners and...

Accounting for Value Added Tax in the manufacturing industry

The manufacturing industry is a vital part of the Nigerian economy. Based on the sectoral distribution of Value Added Tax (VAT) released by National...

Are interest rates on treasury bills the same across all banks?

Everyday Money Matters (EMM) is live on @lagostalks913 every Wednesday between 7.30am-8.00am. On the show, we give answers to questions from our listeners and...

The economic impact of Christmas

If I could reverse a trend, it will be the grandeur of self-indulgence during the festive periods of Christmas and the New Year. It...

How to know if your bank account is being overcharged

Banks are in the business of accepting deposits and lending money to customers. The advent of internet banking and online services has broadened the...
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How much stockbrokers charge for buying and selling shares

Purchase - Stockbrokers in Nigeria will charge an investors a maximum of 1.855% of the purchase consideration whenever you want...
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Is it a good idea to open a joint account with your spouse?

Everyday Money Matters (EMM) is live on @lagostalks913 every Wednesday between 7.30am-8.00am. On the show, we give answers to questions from our listeners and...
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Taxes you need to be aware of if you are about to start a...

In Nigeria, all persons in employment – individuals who own a business, non-residents who derive income from Nigeria as well as companies that operate...

Explained: Bank Charges, Fees & Interest Rates approved by the CBN

Explaining The New Bank Charges, Lending And Deposit Rates Announced By The CBN The Central Bank on Nigeria released a new set of guidelines to...

A lesson on getting a better job after being fired

Having a job is a sign of maturity, independence and an essence of survival. Being able to go to a...

These top business ideas for housewives cost less than N100k to start

Being a house wife is perhaps one of the most difficult 'jobs' on earth especially for former working women who...

Building a strong brand in a weak economy: 20 things to note

Let’s get the bad news over with, shall we? Difficult times and the very real suffering they represent reinforce the need for bold fiscal...

How to organize a budget wedding with N100,000

A budget wedding hardly comes to mind when you dream of your wedding day However, as they...
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Diary of a working mother: Let us talk about sex and abstinence

I recently met Nkolika face to face. She was a stern looking woman of slight built and she rarely wore a smile. She lived...

Tips for joining an investment club (Part 2)

Tips for joining an investment club (Part 2) Here is part one of this article Try to think long term This cannot be stressed enough. Don't invest...

How to insure your new house in Nigeria

Daily, houses in Nigeria are being built and completed without being insured. Insuring your house in Nigeria isn't very common. ...

What every retail investor must know about Company Prospectus

A company prospectus contains vital information about companies looking to source funds from the public. Retail Investors...

Q&A: Number of active .ng internet domain names in Nigeria

Question: How many .ng internet domain names do we have in Nigeria? Answer: According to this report, We now have 100,000 active .ng domain names in Nigeria.
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Basic guide to buying land in Lagos

Owning land in Lagos can be seen as a good business venture as well as a wise futuristic investment ...

Here are the Federal Civil Service vacant positions

The Federal Civil Service Commission of Nigeria (FCSC) is an executive body in Nigeria that has the authority to make appointments and transfers and...

Deloitte is offering career opportunities in consulting services.

Role: Associate to Mid level Consultants Business Unit/Service lines: Strategy and Operations; Human Capital; Technology and Digital Industries: All industries About Consulting As the world’s largest management consulting business,...

Where to invest your Christmas Bonus

Once again, the festive season is here; a time for making long shopping lists, splurging on those things we have been eyeing furtively all...

Investment Clubs: Have they run out of fashion?

How many times have you had to bite your finger at the disappointment of passing up a business opportunity for which you were financially...

Financial guide for traveling to have a baby in the US, Canada

Giving birth to a baby in the US, Canada or Ireland is often the wish of any immigrant, especially from...

Avoid these phrases when you are quitting your job

Every organisation has its challenges. Working in an office environment with people from different facets of the society entails understanding and patience. At the...
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Accounting Jobs you should consider applying for

We have compiled a list of finance and accounting related job vacancies that we think you will be interested in applying for. Interested applicants...

Guide to Nigerian Pension Fund Contribution

This article explains what you need to know about Nigerian Pension Fund Contribution. It addresses; How much to contribute ...