Monthly Archives: October 2006

Open a Junior Savings Account for your children

It is never too early to inculcate in your children the value of being thrifty. Your children can be taught the value of money and how one can save for the future. They will also learn how to spend appropriately … Continue reading

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Write a Will and Made an AMD

Will Once you are financially independent and accumulating wealth, it is advisable to write a Will. You may not want to consider this when there is not much wealth to worry about, especially when you have just started work. However, … Continue reading

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Live Life Simply

As one gets older, the chase for material goods is less important. For one, our earning power diminishes over time. Our health is not in the prime. We have a family to feed. Our emotional and mental well-being requires our … Continue reading

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Buy Life Insurance Early

When we first started work, life insurance is furthest from our mind. There is no need to think about it because we are young, single and our pay is not significant. There are competing demands on how to use our … Continue reading

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Know your financial assets

Have you ever wondered how much you had in terms of financial assets? Are your asset values more than the loan & credit facilities? Do you keep track of their current values? Once you know your financial position, you can … Continue reading

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Know your expenses per month

Do you know how much you spent every month, every quarter and every year? By knowing how much you spent, you can choose to decide whether to scale back some expenses so that your total expenses do not exceed your … Continue reading

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“Simplify Your Life” by Elaine St. James

Reduce clutter in your life I read this book sometime ago titled: Simplify Your Life – 100 Ways to Slow Down and Enjoy the Things That Really Matter By Elaine St. James The book has an impact on me and … Continue reading

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