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  • How to Verify a Cheque
  • Cheques are often used for large payments, but you can’t tell if a cheque is good by looking at it. Unless the cheque writer has sufficient funds available when your cheque is presented to the bank, the cheque will[...]
  • Date Posted:: 04/Apr/2018
  • Couples can use Pension Savings for joint mortgage loans –...
  • Married partners, who have Retirement Savings Accounts with Pension Fund Administrators, will be allowed to use their savings to apply for joint mortgage loans under the Contributory Pension Scheme. According to a repor[...]
  • Date Posted:: 03/Apr/2018
  • Privatisation and the Nigerian Economy
  • With the recent inauguration of the over N50billion Sunti Golden Sugar Estates  in Niger State by President Muhammadu Buhari, the face of the Nigerian economy is undoubtedly changing; courtesy of the reform and priv[...]
  • Date Posted:: 02/Apr/2018
  • The CBN’s Stress Test for Banks
  • The outcome of the recent stress test of commercial banks by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revealed some weak capital signs. This may have raised some concerns, but there is no cause for alarm. According to the r[...]
  • Date Posted:: 02/Apr/2018
  • Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Should Avoid
  • For first-time entrepreneurs in particular, the road to success will be fraught with many mistakes and challenges. Being aware of the most common pitfalls of entrepreneurship encountered by their more experienced peers c[...]
  • Date Posted:: 02/Apr/2018
  • Analyzing CBN’s New Dividend Policy
  • The new policy directive by the Central Bank of Nigeria on dividend payment by banks is a proactive measure to strengthen and protect the banking industry, consumers and financial system, for a more efficient economy. Th[...]
  • Date Posted:: 30/Mar/2018
  • Like AfCFTA, like Restructuring
  • The failure of Nigeria to sign the African Continental Free Trade Area agreement in Kigali, Rwanda, last week, is instructive, to put it mildly.  The “we are not ready to compete” brigade’s argume[...]
  • Date Posted:: 30/Mar/2018
  • Five reasons to Avoid Personal Loans
  • When you’re strapped for cash, a personal loan may seem like an obvious solution. If personal or consumer lending companies or banks are calling you, unpaid bills are stacking up, and the refrigerator is as empty a[...]
  • Date Posted:: 23/Mar/2018
  • How to keep your Personal Banking Infomation Secure
  • Protecting your personal banking information can help reduce your risk of identity theft. According to www.consumer.ftc.go, there are four main ways to do it: know who you share information with; store and dispose of yo[...]
  • Date Posted:: 22/Mar/2018
  • CBN and the Debate on CEO Duality
  • The CEO duality is a situation in which the Chief Executive Officer is simultaneously the Chairman of the Board of Directors. This is the current position in the Central Bank of Nigeria where Section 6 (2) of the CBN Act[...]
  • Date Posted:: 21/Mar/2018
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