Mobile money in Kenya: Everything you need to know

For the first time, Africa, a continent always perceived as trailing behind the rest of the globe in terms of innovations is leading the way worldwide in mobile money invention, uptake and growth. Mobile money refers to electronic money transactions…
What you should know about capital gains tax in Kenya

Capital gains tax is a levy payable on the profit realised from sale of an asset that is sold at an amount higher than the initial cost of purchase. The levy, which was abolished in Kenya in 1985, was reintroduced…
Tips for safe online shopping

A growing number of people around the world are turning to the Internet to shop for goods and services due to convenience, best bargains and the wide variety of choices the web presents. The rise in e-commerce has, unfortunately, attracted…
How to make money from home

Making money isn’t just about getting a high-paying job, it’s finding creative ways to solve other people’s problems. And thanks to the power of the Internet, there are many ways to earn some extra shillings every month while maintaining your…
7 Money lessons for your kids

Every parent must realise the importance of giving their kids a strong financial foundation from a young age. The best way to teach kids money skills is to give them hands on experience with money. The appropriate age to start…
3 Money making and success tips from world’s richest men

The Forbes magazine has released its 2016 list of the world’s wealthiest men and women, which has 1,810 billionaires with a collective net-worth of Sh650 trillion. With a Sh7.5 trillion fortune, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is the richest man on…