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10 Mistakes to avoid for Start-Ups

10 Mistakes to avoid for Start-Ups and business owners. #Startup #Business
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Withholding Tax: Beginners’ Guide For Small Businesses in Nigeria

Beginners' Guide For Small Businesses on Withholding Tax in Nigeria
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Beginners’ Guide To Investing In The Nigerian Stock Exchange

Exclusive article on how to invest in stock exchange for beginners.
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Master Financial Terminologies used in Investing in Nigeria

Master Financial Terminologies used in Investing in Nigeria
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12 Words You Need To Delete From Your Résumé

Recruiters spend an average of 6.2 seconds looking at an individual's résumé.
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Nigerian Treasury Bills: Learn everything about Tbills

Learn how to make money from Nigerian Treasury Bills [A-Z Guide]
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Difference between an Emerging Market and a Frontier Market

This explains the difference between an Emerging Market and a Frontier Market
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What It Means To Delist A Company

The Term "Delisting" is the removal of a security from the official list of a stock exchange on which the company trades. Reasons Why Companies...

How To Monetize Old Share Certificates and Locate Missing Stocks

Are you one of those people with dozens of share certificates and dividend warrants stashed in a drawer or safe in your house? Let's teach you how to make them useful again.
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Beginners’ Guide: How to compute capital gains tax in Nigeria

Capital Gains Tax is a tax on the profit obtained from disposal or exchange of certain kinds of assets. In Nigeria, Capital Gains tax is 10% of the profits from the sale of the qualifying assets.
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Does one’s fat salary automatically guarantee wealth?

We often determine how wealthy a person is by taking a look at what he earns and how he lives. However, as the saying goes, looks can sometimes be deceptive. So what does wealth accumulation entail? And what does it require? Let us find out.
Investment diversity

Fixed Income expert explains why investors should diversify their investments

A Nigerian fixed-income expert, Igho Alonge, recently shared on Twitter reasons why investors should always embrace the idea of diversifying their investments.
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CAREER TIPS: What you need to know to become an effective negotiator

The art of negotiation is an important skill you must learn if you wish to become an effective professional capable of maintaining good relationships. You also need to master it in order to be able to close satisfactory deals.
Why your business should define its target market

Why your business should define its target market

Simply put, your target market is the group of people you’re making your products and services for. Other terms used to describe this group are "target audience" and "target customer."
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See two key factors that can affect the value of your assets

An asset is any resource that is owned by an individual or by a business which is expected to produce positive economic value.
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Children Day Special: Simple tips to train your kids on how to save money

Children's Day may have been yesterday, but all of us at Nairametrics are still in the celebration mode. We celebrate with the world's children because they are the light up our world and the hope for the future.
Retirement Savings Account

Everything you should know about the Retirement Savings Account

The Retirement Savings Accounts are powerful accumulators of compounded investment returns because they have a tax-exempt advantage for cash contributions and investment returns.
Central Bank of Nigeria

How to get the Central Bank of Nigeria to credit your account

Doesn’t it feel good to be a lender of money? Yes, it does, especially if you know the borrower is creditworthy and would repay you with interest as at when due. The Central Bank of Nigeria could always borrow money from you and repay you when the time is due.
Tax Waivers for startups - Emotional intelligence

6 easy ways to market your new business on the internet

Internet marketing is a necessity for every business that wants to go far. Having an online presence will help you establish your expertise.
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Here are some 3 investment options you really should consider

Since there are different investment options out there, you need to weigh all your options carefully before laying down a kobo of your hard earned money.
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Things to consider when investing in shares (Part 2)

Last week, we discussed the intrinsic value of a share compared to its market price. Today, we continue the analysis.
Tax Waivers for startups - Emotional intelligence

Why you need emotional intelligence to successfully run a business

Basically, emotional intelligence (EQ) is the ability to recognise, understand, and manage one’s feelings and emotions, as well as those of others.
How to standout in a saturated market

How to standout in a saturated market

One of the most effective ways to break into a saturated or oversaturated market is by offering a product that is new to the industry or improving upon one that already exists.
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How to invest in the Nigerian Stock Exchange

This article provides a step by step guide on how to invest in the Nigerian Stock Exchange. We will also highlight a number of...
Amateur Investors

For Amateur Investors: SCM Capital shares 5 mistakes to avoid as a beginner

Often times, amateur investors make mistakes that could have entirely been avoided if they had prior knowledge about how investments work.
Investment diversity

A Fixed Income Expert shares thoughts on how to grow one’s net worth

A Fixed Income Manager, identified as Igho Alonge on Twitter, recently shared some insights on how to grow one's net worth.
Real Estate in Lagos

Everything you need to know to become a real estate investor

If you are looking for a way to invest your savings, why not consider real estate? See details how by clicking the link below-
Nigerian Stock Exchange

Difference Between Trade & Settlement Dates

This is where the disparity between the trade and settlement date occurs.

What the terms ‘Capital Gains’ and ‘Investment Income’ mean

The terms Capital Gains and Investment Income are explained via clear and easy to understand illustrations.
Shares

How Not To Invest In Shares

Meet Bright, the “intrepid" investor  Bright thought it was time to get into the stock market business and decided to open an account with a...

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FG’s new minimum wage implementation does not apply to everyone

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate implementation of the N30,000 new minimum wage, but it is not for everyone.
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SCOOP: MTN workers to stay home as students reportedly picket headquarters [Update]

Staff of @MTNNG have reportedly been told to stay back at home after the company received a warning of a planned protest by Nigerian students.