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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.

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 Most times, while eager to...

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 ...

A guide to investing in a Call Account

A Call Account or Call Deposit is a flexible instrument that allows you save and earn interest while having access to your funds should...

7 things to avoid when attending a job interview

Getting a job in Nigeria has become extremely difficult. A lot of firms are either downsizing or folding up due to high overhead cost...

A case for investing in dividend stocks

  This article explains why investing in dividend stocks is a good idea. If you are a long-term investor in the stock market then owning stocks...

Guide to making money by investing in Nigerian Fixed Deposits

This articles explains investing in Fixed Deposit and how much you can make from it and how it is calculated.  A fixed deposit is an...

A guide to how Mutual Funds work in Nigeria

This article breakdown investing in Mutual Funds in Nigeria. What is a Mutual Fund? A mutual fund can be defined is an entity that pools...

Frequently asked questions about investing in FGN Bonds

I'm sure you've probably come across the word "Bonds" before. Either in the news, online or on the pages of a newspaper. I can...

What to do if your debit card is stuck in an ATM

Despite its success over the years, the Automated Teller Machine (ATM) technology, has been subject to improvement, as banks focus on reducing cash withdrawals...

How to get car insurance in Nigeria

In Nigeria, a lot of people have wrong perceptions about auto insurance policies and do not buy into the idea of insurance because they...

What you do not know about having dual jobs

The things no one would tell you about having dual jobs Growing financial responsibilities could be the reason why you thought to get another job....

A-Z of how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills

This article explains how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills This is a beginner's guide to investing in treasury bills. ...

These 6 tips will help you get an ideal job in 2018

Has 2017 been hard on you? You get any luck on the job font yet? What could be the problem? Well, no one can...

Investing in Nigeria’s FGN Bonds Explained

This articles explains what an FGN Bond is and how you can invest in one. What is a Bond? A bond is a contract between a...

Mid-career checklist to keep your career goals on track

Have you immersed yourself completely in work that you can’t remember when you thought about all those career goals you had a few years...