Treasury Bills 101

Following the article I did a couple of weeks back on Treasury Bonds, many of you have written to me also asking inquiring about Treasury Bills. What is the difference? Do they work the same way? [...]

TREASURY BONDS MADE SIMPLE

You have a friend, called Otieno who needs a loan for his butchery. You don’t have time yourself to run that kind business but you believe there is opportunity in the meat industry and figure you [...]

Live from the End

I know you have heard about setting financial goals. Everyone and every self help book states you should have financial goals. Today if you Google “Setting Financial Goals” tons of articles [...]

GETTING OUT OF DEBT

I was recently invited to give a talk to a certain SACCO on the use of credit.  The reason the officials of the SACCO got in touch with me was that despite their impressive growth in numbers, [...]

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS SOFTLY

An investment group has just concluded their meeting and is about to start listening to a presentation on property investment. In walks a friend they had invited as a guest for this presentation [...]

CASH INVESTMENTS

A client of mine once told me that they had money that they had set aside for school fees in the next term and wanted to invest it in shares. What is wrong with that statement? They need the [...]