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…
Big ideas to make big money

Working on a full-time basis is the default setting in our society. However, there are many ways to earn a decent living (and perhaps become wealthy) without a job. These include:- 1.) Stock Market The stock market has been classified…
How to write a business plan

Learning how to write a business plan is essential for entrepreneurs. This is because the document provides a framework that guides a business into its success or failure. Here is a down-to-earth guide to writing a business plan. Although there…
How to make money online

The Internet has greatly revolutionized the world of business and you no longer need a huge amount of money to start an internet business. Over the past few years, the world has witnessed the tremendous growth of Google, Yahoo, Facebook…