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  Of recent, I have made a dedicated effort to up-skill myself on personal financial management. This has mainly stemmed from the fact that I am a recent graduate, and as you know, student life can leave your bank account in tatters. I believe this is mostly down to the fact that as young people, …

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Success is a dish best served hot. Someone once said “It’s around the table and in the preparation of food that we learn about ourselves and about the world”. This concept is one that shaped a vision for myself and my colleagues at Rice At Home® Podcast. For many young people, particularly those of Afro-Caribbean …

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The difference their financial behaviours If you have been observing society, especially class differences you would realise that there is one thing each class distinctively does which allows them to remain in their class system. The poor buy cheap and financially manageable things, the middle class buy liabilities thinking they are assets and the wealthy …

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A few articles ago, we discussed getting your side hustle on. The benefits of starting a side hustle during University or your day job. Let’s recap the reasons why side hustles are crucial in this day in age. A side hustle is crucial in creating a security blanket for yourself especially at University or Full-time …

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In a podcast episode featuring @LekzLDN (co-founder of @CapitalMoments), Lekz discussed how collaborations with his friends helped him build the company to where it is today (Link: https://soundcloud.com/riceathome/capital_moments). The platform was created for young people to grow and improve their finances as well as their talents. In relation to this, I will be going through the …

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  A story is told of a man who owned a vineyard. This man worked extremely hard, day in and day out. As a result of this, his vineyard produced a rich crop of grapes each year. The rich crops that he produced every year meant that the man had a generous amount of money. …

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This week, I would like to write an uncharacteristically personal article. There are basically 2 schools of thought on this topic: A:“Do what you love and the money will come” and B: “Do what is most lucrative and save so you can retire early and do whatever you want.” At some point most young people …

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Ama is back again with another article for you guys. In this article, we are discussing the art of being at university or in full-time work and having a side hustle. Now, most of you are wondering how can I make time to have a side hustle and how is this beneficial. This week we …

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  As we move further into the month of January the memories of the festive season begin to ebb away and the financial impact of the festive holiday begins to show. Luckily, a real friend knows not to arrange any plans involving money during January. Apart from that new gym membership you signed up for …

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Ama, here back again with an interesting article for you guys. Today we are discussing ENTERPRICE, a new show on BBC 3 created by Kayode Ewumi. The show follows Kazim (Kayode Ewumi) and Jeremiah (Daniel Ezra) navigating through the logistics of starting a business. Their business is a delivery service called Speedy Kazz. The boys …

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