Your Financial Goals in 2018

What do your goals this year look like? Holiday celebrations are now over and many of us are back to work and real life. It is time to define those financial goals if you haven’t already done it. [...]

Own your Narrative

You wake up in the morning. You do the usual -shower, dress and eat breakfast. You then choose your route to work.  It could be just habit that drives that choice or new information. You get to [...]

The “Comfort” myth

When you are hungry you will do anything to get your next meal. There is an urgency in finding what and where you can eat. You will even be able to spot places that you would have ordinarily not [...]

What if…

You are probably one step away from a financial disaster? Yes, I’m talking to you so keep reading. Does one move, circumstance, situation, decision by somebody else make all the difference? [...]

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 [...]

The Poverty of Quick Money

  Keith has finally hit the jackpot!  He has won one hundred million shillings in the lottery. His dream has finally come. He is rich beyond his wildest imagination. He can finally live the [...]