March 6, 2018

International Women’s Day 2018- #PressforProgress

IWD 2018 International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on March 8th. It is a global day that highlights and encourages the celebration of the social, economic, political and cultural achievements of women the world over. This year the theme for International Women’s Day is “Press for Progress”. There is a strong global momentum striving for gender parity following the World Economic Forum’s 2017 Global Gender Gap Report findings telling us that gender parity is over 200 years away. Two […]
January 29, 2018

How to stick to those wise money habits

Some of us always had that intention to save more but never quite got around to planning how it’s all going to get done. Some of us actually start our ‘cutting back on expenses’ drive very admirably, but then eventually fall off the wagon and other things take priority. Often we tend to embark on an action without proper planning or set goals which help to guide and motivate our habits. The reality is, there are going to be obstacles […]
January 23, 2018

Save Today, Invest for Tomorrow (Part 2)

Investing tips to take you through all the stages of your life.   BEFORE INVESTING Determine what your investment goals are Research the different types of investment products and educate yourself about the securities industry – Verify the legitimacy of the investment. Deal only with registered financial institutions and intermediaries; visit                         INVEST IN STOCKS Benefits of investing in stocks: Stock ownership takes advantage of a growing […]
January 23, 2018

Save Today, Invest for Tomorrow (Part 1)

Investing tips to take you through all the stages of your life.   SAVE FOR A SECURE FUTURE Saving for you or your children’s education is key to ensuring a secure future. Knowledge is power! Start an education fund and put aside a little bit every month.   SAVE FOR FAMILY LIFE & STABILITY Are you starting a family, getting married or purchasing your own home? Start saving today by creating a “Goal” Savings account (Mortgage or Wedding fund) Prepare […]