MY FINANCIAL ROAD MAP

There is a lot of financial information out there being thrown at us. We may become daunted with information on interest rates, investments, managing expenses etc. However rarely do we get [...]

MY FINANCIAL ROAD MAP

There is a lot of financial information out there being thrown at us. We may become daunted with information on interest rates, investments, managing expenses etc. However rarely do we get [...]

MY MID YEAR FINANCIAL REVIEW

We are fast approaching the middle of the year. Before we know it we will be celebrating Christmas and ushering in a new year. As you made you resolutions at the start of the year, some of them [...]

THE TRUE COST OF DEBT

Sarah took a car loan 5 years ago. This year she rightfully celebrates paying it off, by enjoying dinner with her close friends. “So how much did it cost you?”asks John, one of her colleagues. [...]

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN

I met Fred** a couple of weeks ago. Fred has a decent salary but however has gotten embroiled in the consumer culture i.e. how well you are doing is associated with how much money other people [...]

JUNK IN THE TRUNK

Susan has a very good job with a multinational and earns a salary that most people will give their right arm for. She dresses well, lives in a nice neighbourhood and from first impressions [...]

ASSETS vs FLOSSETS

I had a consultation with a client recently. He was extremely proud of his achievements and informed me that over the past three years he had invested and accumulated assets. He was convinced [...]

Can you Afford your Life?

When you feel your finances are out of sync, it will affect various areas of your life. Whether you like it or not money will affect our personal relationships, our work performance and even our [...]

The Financial Marathon

A year ago, I could barely run 500 meters. Today I just signed up to run the Standard Chartered Marathon. This journey has been one of will power and if i can be running the marathon i know i can [...]