“The Commonwealth requires the education of the people as a safeguard of order and liberty” — Quote on the North-side of the Boston Public Library I went to the Boston Public Library (a subtle way of telling you I have been to Boston!) and this quote caught my imagination. I must admit it stayed with me. …

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Then He said to the crowd, “Don’t be greedy! Owning a lot of things won’t make your life safe.” — Jesus in Luke 12:15 Somehow the Gospel came down to … get money, give it to church or an anointed pastor/minister and then prosperity will come. We shall eat and be fat and make merry. Though …

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I promised some weeks ago that I will continue the life skill of asking and go further to show you “how to ask.” Asking is a skill. You have to graduate from the “spirit of gi’mme” that babies acquire from the womb and mature to making life-changing requests — requests that will make a difference …

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As you go on in life, you will notice that it seems some people have a magnet to know those that matter. Or they know those that know what is going on … ALWAYS. Looking at it at the surface level, it might seem like a natural gift or the person was born that way. …

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This should be my last installation on the “Money Mistakes” series. As we have seen in the “episodes” before now, some money mistakes are avoidable, some grew out of ignorance and some practically jumped on you. Anyway, the mistake was engendered, one thing is definite — there are consequences. As you already know, terrible financial …

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This is a continuation of our money mistakes. I did not know how best to title it to pique your interest and so I decided to title it the way I have. Forgive me, if I dragged you into this. Let’s take a look at the mistakes. “If you would know the value of money, …

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We continue our money mistakes series and I will go straight to the point. Let’s have a go at these issues. Always Reaping; Never Sowing — It is only birds that are entitled to reap where they do not sow. You are not a bird and at some point, you will have to sow in …

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A lot of people wonder why they never seem to have any money. None in savings, little in investments and they hardly have enough to spare. They know that they earn a decent income, but they never feel like they have any money left over at the end of the month. They wonder why the …

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Keeping up with the Joneses. Oh, the Kardashians! This money mistake involves trying to impress the people you think are in your class. Most times those people are not even looking neither do they know that you exist. Back at the university, I knew some girls who were competing with another girl. What they got …

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Here we go again on the money matter. Today I will discuss simple and common money mistakes that people make. I made some of them and learned from them. For some of the points, I got insight from observation – Never Ever Lend Money Kept in Your Custody. There is a reason you were chosen to …

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