Last year, we launched this blog and have received a lot of feedback on how useful you have found it and what more to do.
We have shared posts on various topics from how to better manage personal finances, saving for your children to writing a business plan and with each post on this list getting well over a thousand reads, that tells us that you get a lot of value from it.
The posts below were the most popular posts throughout the year in ascending order:
8. 5 things to check for the mid-year review of your personal finances We did a check-in for your personal finances in the middle of last year. In January, you had a clean slate and planned to start afresh; did you list the financial goals you wished to accomplish that year? When was the last time you reviewed those goals? Take an hour to study your finances this weekend. If you’ve made some progress in even two or three of the goals in this blog, that is progress. http://blog.standardbank.com/blog/2013/07/nimis-standard-5-things-check-mid-year-review-your-persona...
2. 5 money lessons to teach children Want your child to be money-savvy like Warren Buffet? To most children, real-life money is just as abstract as the pretty notes that come with their monopoly game. They know Mom and Dad have cash, but they’re not really sure where the money comes from. So how can you teach children the value of a naira? Read on: http://blog.standardbank.com/blog/2013/06/5-money-lessons-teach-children
1. A simple guide to writing a business plan Our most popular blogpost asks key questions to consider when writing a business plan. A good business plan defines what you want to achieve and how you plan to achieve it. If you intend to access finance or credit for suppliers, you will need a good business plan and will need to read this: http://blog.standardbank.com/blog/2013/10/simple-guide-writing-business-plan