Nigeria still ranks as one of the worst places in the world to do business, with over 90% of small businesses failing within the first 4 years, for all kinds of reasons including lack of funding, poor business policies and the hostile business environment. Those that survive, will be marginally successful and less than 1% will grow into a conglomerate
Borrowing Etiquette: How to Deal with Debt
Our financial responsibilities aren’t letting up either, Despite the associated stigma, there’s no shame in asking for help to meet these obligations, especially in dire circumstances. The trouble is usually how to handle being indebted, avoiding embarrassments and paying back the loan.
10 Reasons Why Nigerian Women Can’t Save
“Aunty, I kept this shoe for you”. “Sister, this bag will fit you”. But is this in your budget? Understand something, these sellers are not your BFF. They are about their hustle and profits. Your financial well-being is not their priority.
Finding a Niche for Red Confidential
The first advice anyone gives you about starting a successful blog is to find a niche, and the Red Confidential does not have one.
New Theme for The Red Confidential
I was quite disappointed to find out that my previous theme was not optimised for Adwords. To fix this I am trying out this new theme. What do you think? Please take the poll
Book Review: Frugal Isn’t Cheap
GET THIS BOOK Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Last week, our President Muhammadu Buhari launched the “Change begins with me” campaign. In light of this confusing development and our difficult economic predicament, it’s apt to invest in changing our spending behaviour! Frugal Isn’t Cheap: Spend Less, Save More, and Live Better is a girl’s guide to successfully managing…
Review: First Bank Expression Cards
I am keen on individuality and creativity so the idea of personalizing my card with a nice picture appealed to me. I quickly decided that when my current card expired, I’d renew it with First Bank Expressions.
Product Review: FirstMobile Banking App
After buying Airtime using the FirstMobile app by First Bank, it asked me to share my experience on Facebook and Twitter. So, I decided to do so here.