There are major differences between every generation on financial habits and how they approach financial situations. This affects the market which then affects you as a consumer. Let's dissect these differences.
One thing about financial stress is we all go through it, Uhuru Kenyatta faces it, hell even Elon Musk goes through it. Here are some ways in which you can manage this stress.
Ahead of this year’s Mother’s Day, we come bearing financial tips you can teach your kids or younger siblings so they learn financial independence at a young age.
Whether you are a Gen Z or a boomer, from Nairobi or Nyeri, a business person, or an employee, the current economic climate has definitely taken a toll on your finances. Watch our webinar for tips on how to salvage the situation!
Black tax is the financial support young black career men/women are expected to extend to their families or beyond. One thing to have in mind is that you can support your family and loved ones financially but at some point, it may affect your financial growth.
Something about this Easter has got us reminiscing and is taking us back to two years ago when we were strong on lockdown. But look at us now, who would have thought? Here are some simple ideas of what you can do with your loved ones this Easter without breaking your bank.
While fasting plays a huge role in the holy month, Ramadan is more than just Suhoor, Iftar, and Tarawih. Rather, it's an important time for action and change for 1.8 billion people around the world. Regardless of religion or faith, there are certainly valuable lessons that we can all learn from Ramadan to improve our financial lives.
To make a solid investment plan, you first need to know why you are investing. Once you know the objective, figuring out which options are most likely to get you there becomes easier. Investment strategies matter in your journey to financial freedom, and if you are one of those who want to invest right now, strategic planning can help.
When one hears the term “investing” the first thought that leaps into most people’s minds is the scene at a stock exchange firm. Most young people cringe at even the thought of investments as they assume they are meant for the wealthy, or for much older people who are further along in their career. This could not be further from the truth.
A few months from now life might be very different. Who knows. Kenya’s next general elections are not scheduled to take place for another 5 months. But we’re not here to discuss politics at all. We are here to discuss the preparedness of your finances during the elections period because you matter to us. Whatever happens, we must be ready to take on the unprecedented chain of events that might unfold.
Saving money on a low income may seem impossible. But it is not! The question you're probably asking yourself is, how can I save when I barely have enough to sustain myself monthly? You’re in the right place because we’ll share 4 major tips you should take to the bank on how to manage your funds and have enough money to save for your future self.
Over the years, more women have claimed their financial independence and are now more financially literate and we love to see it.This International Women’s Month, we want to share with you some major steps you need to take to be a “Smart Money Woman.” It’s 2022, none of us has a chance to slack on their finances.
Most of the time we overlook a lot in the name of love, but some things can be dangerous to overlook. Before the month of love clocks out, let’s discuss a few financial red flags in relationships that you should be aware of.
In the era of Tinder Swindler and constant messages from random numbers to M-PESA them, being vigilant online is critical. Scams are everywhere. Here are our tips on how to not fall victim to online scams.
Picture your future life. Then think about what steps you are taking today that will help you get there. Transforming goals into reality needs work and deliberate action, and that all starts with making realistic goals.
While we lament about how the economy is suffering, it is also important to assess how this affects you. And the only way to do this is by assessing your spending habits and knowing your personal inflation rate.
Read any article or blog post about savings or financial planning, the word ‘budget’ is mentioned in almost every one. But what is a budget? And how does one go about making one? Read on to find out!
It is that time of the year, the one we dread all year yet always forget to plan for. What if we told you that you can still salvage this month? Here’s how!
We all have a different relationship with money and sit at varying levels of being financially savvy. Are you an investor or a shopper? Read on to find out!
2022 is fast approaching and like most of us, we starting to plan our personal, professional as well as financial goals, which makes it the perfect time to get ready to crush your financial goals.
Your salary has kicked in and your phone has been buzzing non-stop with friends trying to make plans for the weekend. If you are counting your change at the end of every month, this guide is for you!
Join us for an interactive webinar where you will learn more about starting an investment journey. In this session, you will be clued in to how to evaluate your risk appetite and walk you through questions to ask yourself as an early investor.
An emergency fund is money stashed away to help you in times of financial distress. It is a safety net you use to meet unanticipated expenses, such as an illness, major home, and car repairs, or even unemployment.
Why is it so easy for other people to save money without giving in to the temptations of spending their entire month’s salary on things that don’t really matter? Check out practical ways to stat saving today!
Financial goals are savings, investment, or spending targets you hope to achieve over a set period. These goals help you visualize the future you want and are the first step to achieving that
When it comes to saving money, building good habits is the most important and they will determine how much you can ultimately save. Here's how.
Stop making these 5 common money mistakes and achieve financial independence and spend a happy life free of financial stress.
If you are looking for the right way to invest, use these golden rules of investing to get started. The rules will ensure the safe investing of your funds and savings in the right place.
Building wealth via investments requires tough skin, boldness, and risk tolerance. Saving also requires discipline; learn their differences and how to maximize both.
In all facets of life, knowledge is power. This is also true for managing your personal finances. Understanding these terms will equip you with more knowledge to manage finances better.
At Koa, we want to see you win and achieve your financial goals faster by saving towards goals that matter to you and growing your money through high interest offered on your savings.