The Debt Catch up

Have you ever been in the middle of a movie and then had to step out for one reason or the other? Maybe it was to take a phone call, make a snack or finish a chore. When you get back to the [...]

Get out of Debt

Debt undeniably takes a toll on people. I have given many talks on this particular subject and the one thing I always tell people is that you can only get out of debt by ‘paying off [...]

The Bonus Debate

  Mark is an Account Manager at an advertising firm. He has been working there for five years. His job is to manage clients, which includes; project management, billing, correspondence and [...]

The True Cost of “Me”

  Sheila* wrote to me a few days ago and said that her emergency fund did not work. Sheila has recently been retrenched but that’s not the problem. While working she had tried  to plan her [...]

Steps To Get You Out Of Debt

Do you feel like debt has defeated you? We recently started a help group for debt on Facebook and people have been sharing their debt stories.  Most of us are in debt in one form or the other.  [...]

Budgets Made Practical

Akoth keeps a budget.  Many of us do not like this term though logically we know we should be keeping one. In our Centonomy classes we ask people what they feel when they hear the word budget and [...]

Living Smart

<strong>Do you live smart?</strong> Many of our financial issues arise because of our lifestyles.  We live, eat and exist in a certain way, which then translates into spending in a [...]