Infrastructure BondIf you’re uncomfortable with the stock market volatility but still desire good returns in your investments, government bonds make an intelligent addition to your portfolio. The buzz around infrastructure bonds continues this month with the National Treasury’s announcement of the new infrastructure bond –… Read More »Infrastructure Bond: How to Invest Safely
Halal Funds Investing is no easy feat for investors following the Islam religion. It isn’t as easy as taking a top recommendation from a financial advisor. For an investment to align with Shariah laws, it must exhibit a plethora of qualities, including environmental and ethical… Read More »Halal Funds: A New Investment Opportunity
Financial Freedom So many people say “I can’t afford to start investing.” The truth is, you can’t afford NOT to start investing, because time is the issue, not money. Compound interest is the real silver bullet when it comes to growing your wealth and the… Read More »Financial Freedom: The simple path.
Gold Rush When Covid-19 came knocking, most investors were thrown into a panic mode. Some sold their shares as they rushed to find a haven to secure their wealth. Some rushed for the US dollar but the wise rushed for the gold. For centuries, gold… Read More »Gold Fund: Gold Price Surge Providing Lucrative Opportunities for Investors
The concept of goal-based investing helps many entrepreneurs answer important questions such as how much to invest, where to invest, and when to start investing. This is the one goal that helps investors meet their financial goals. There are a plethora of benefits to having… Read More »Goal Based Investing for Long-Term Financial Gains
Let’s talk goal-based investing! As an investor, you probably have a lot of questions running through your mind such as how to invest, where to invest, which asset should receive the most allocation, among others. If this is you, it is crucial to have a… Read More »Goal-Based Investing: Why Ndovu?
Diversification, let’s talk about it! 🔊 ‘We were not taught about investing when growing up.’ This sentence has been uttered multiple times by attendees during our monthly Ndovu Academy webinars. A quick internal poll on this issue produced the following results: However, when we changed… Read More »Diversification – What is it?
We recently told you about the Government of Kenya Infrastructure Bond opportunity (Issue number IFB1/2021/021). Here are some facts about the opportunity we thought you should know: The Government was looking to borrow Kshs 75 Billion. The bids received were worth a staggering Kshs 151… Read More »A breakdown of the Government of Kenya Infrastructure Bond
To put it simply, trading is a skill of perfectly timing the market whereas investing is the art of wealth creation through compounding and reinvesting profits in interest and dividends over years by holding quality assets in the market. Traders’ main focus is usually on the price movement of stocks in the market. If the price of an asset significantly goes higher than how it was when it was bought, traders take this opportunity to sell the stock and gain a profit.
Money doesn’t come easy, and being good with money is about more than just making ends meet. Life is much easier when you have good financial skills. If you’re struggling with money management issues such a living paycheck to paycheck despite making more than enough money, then here are some tips to improve your financial habits.