Personal Financial Planning for Women [I]


In 2019, I met a young lady who owns a beauty salon in the city of Lagos, we got talking and I discovered Taiwo is very prudent with money and also very hardworking. I asked her where she got her skills from knowing that she did not go beyond the primary school level.

She narrated a beautiful story of her grandmother who she lived with as a young 5-year-old when she lost her biological mother.

Taiwo said, “Aunty everything I know about money today, my grandmother taught me”. She taught me how to keep a percentage of any money I receive for different purposes. She mentioned that whenever anyone gives her a monetary gift, the first thing she does is to take it to give the money…

Source: Nigerian Tribune