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INVESTING IN RISK

Recently, FirstBank PLC wrote off bad loans in the billions, bringing their profit margins down to appallingly abysmal levels compared to last year’s results. Of course, when companies have plummeting profits, the first casualty, as a part of a cost…

Take Yourself More Seriously

PAY YOURSELF FIRST. For many people in Nigeria,the economic climate  is tough. Turbulent. (Financial) Resources are lean, while the obligatory financial rodents attacking those meagre resources are legion. There is this saying that the smartest way to keep (conserve) money is to invest…

What’s the purpose of work?

This is a sequel to my previous article, What’s the purpose of wealth? Why are we working? A further question could be, are we working to live, or are we living to work? Would we sacrifice material comforts of life in the…