We are living in the age of technology. Pretty much everything we need to do is virtual and online and this has only gotten worse since the words “social distancing” have entered our vocabularies. Our shopping, our schools, our relationships, our hobbies and most definitely, our money – everything is online. Cryptocurrencies and NFTs are…… Continue reading Pensions – The Investment You Can Bring Home to Meet Your Parents
Doctors will often advise their patients after a certain age, usually when they turn 35, to make sure they get a comprehensive check-up every year to ensure that they are healthy and to detect anything unusual. Some health insurance policies have these check-ups as a perk built into their coverage. What I talk about an…… Continue reading Have You Had Your Annual Wealth Check-up Yet?
The ongoing global pandemic has caused a seismic shift in all areas of human life. Millions of people have been rendered jobless, some of the world’s biggest economies have shed billions and things don’t look like turning around anytime soon. However, there are some positives to take from this situation. The pandemic has left a…… Continue reading 6 Things I’ve Learnt from COVID-19 (So Far)
If you are someone that is interested in personal finance then you already know what FIRE is. If you aren’t someone that has heard of the FIRE movement then let me break down what it’s about & why it may interest you to learn a bit about it.
The words mistakes and failure are often used to elicit a sense of shame in people. I think millennials are an optimistic bunch and we love to own our failures. We wear our failures like a badge of honour because we know it takes one step closer to our goals. There’s no teacher like failure…… Continue reading Major Millenial Money Mistakes
The coronavirus is the only thing on people’s mind. I know it’s bringing a lot of people a lot of anxiety including myself. I’m not a health worker and nor do I have any special advice for anyone. The novel coronavirus or COVID-19 has hit our shores and has not severely affected large groups…… Continue reading COVID-19 Money Matters
Most of what I write about has to do with the millenial experience because this group is often criticized in the media for being lazy and careless. I’m 25, and that means that by social psychology standards, I am due for a quarter life crisis anytime soon. I don’t want it to be because of…… Continue reading Money Moves to Make in Your Twenties
January is easily one of the toughest months for many Kenyans irrespective of their tribe, gender, or marital status. It’s even harder for those who don’t have control of their finances. Taking control of your finances is an ongoing process that involves having the intention to improve one’s financial health, planning the steps to take,…… Continue reading 4 Reasons to Sign up for a Savings Challenge
As 2020 begins, I’ve outlined some of the strategies I use when setting my goals and I hope that these will help you set your own goals or review the goals you want to achieve in 2020.
I started blogging as part of an assignment for my Total Quality Management (TQM) class in 2017. It was the second time I was taking the course because I had failed it the first time. It was one of the few times I had to deal with ACTUAL failure in my life. I had dealt… Continue reading Who Am I and Why I blog