Little man

Little Man

Let me share something about investing. In any investment scenario, the little man – the retail investor – always gets the shorter end of the stick. It’s just the way it is. Bulk money commands a higher investment premium than little sums. This is why investment clubs and mutual funds were created – to pool[…]

Farming

Agric. Investment: My FarmCrowdy Experience

Note: Since the time I wrote this post, FarmCrowdy’s return on investment has now become the lowest in the market. There are many other players. In 2016, I was privileged to visit groundbreaking projects by Ashoka Fellows in Lagos. Ashoka is an international organisation that is committed to identifying and investing in community changemakers. One project[…]

Money2

Money: What I Wish I Knew 15 Years Ago

Following the recent economic upheavals in Nigeria, many have desperately searched for ways to “hammer”. Some have become unfortunate victims of get-rich-quick schemes. I decided to write this article to capture what I wish someone had taught me about money, fifteen years ago. 1. Money is seasonal; it comes and goes. This is not my[…]