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Investment Portfolio Allocation

LAST week, we defined Portfolio Allocation and got some interesting feedback. The point to note is that, many of us already have different asset classes in our investment portfolios, so we have inadvertently done some form of portfolio…

Investment Concepts

This week we are returning to the basics and redefining some common investment concepts.Passive Income is income from Investment Assets. After the initial efforts used in making the investment, not much additional effort is required…

Personal accounting

Every well run business is expected to prepare its Accounts (Financial Statements) periodically. These accounts are essential for appraising its performance and guiding its management on how to move the business forward. In business…

Investment choices in 2020

Happy new year to all our readers. May the new year be prosperous for us in every way.For the Nigerian investor, the investment climate is quite challenging. Value Added Tax will soon go up on most of our favourite goods and services.…

Looking ahead

Last week, we appraised our stewardship this year. This week, we will look ahead and prepare for the 20s. Whether we have been financially responsible in 2019 or not, we can do much better in 2020 and the incoming decade. However, for next…

Taking stock

WE are already in December. A new decade, the twenties, beckons. As this year draws to a close it is vital to take stock  of how one has fared and plan towards the new year. Many of us have made new year resolutions in the past and have…

Personal risk management

As we plan our financial future, there are obstacles that pose risks to our financial well-being and prosperity. Life is full of surprises and the financially intelligent are wise enough to proactively cater for unpleasant surprises and…