Why do people invest in low-returns business?

That is a very good question. If there are businesses that give higher returns, why isn’t everyone flocking to buy their stocks, right? That is because, there is such a thing as risks. In the world of investing, there is a common rule that goes by: – low risk gives low returns, – high risk gives high returns. Here’s Why. But note that this relationship … Continue reading Why do people invest in low-returns business?

What is returns? {with printable}

Returns is the money made or lost on an investment over a period of time. A positive return on investment means you made money from your investment. A negative return on investment means you lost money from your investment. Returns is usually expressed in percentage form If you invested $100 on a lemonade stand and after one month, you receive $120, it means you have … Continue reading What is returns? {with printable}

7 Simple ideas for children to make a difference in the world {with printable}

Adults, and kids alike, tend to believe that in order to be able to make a difference in the world, we must create a huge impact. On the contrary, it’s the many small acts over the years that create more impact than just a one time donation to a charity. This list is not exhaustive but it is definitely a good start: the 7 things … Continue reading 7 Simple ideas for children to make a difference in the world {with printable}

Why do some jobs pay higher than others?

I’m glad you are asking this question. Kids who ask a lot of questions are smart kids. It means you are thinking. And just by thinking, you’re already ahead of your peers! Because when you ask, you seek answers. When you seek answers, you automatically collect more knowledge. You might have noticed that security guards earn much less than policemen, or that bus drivers earn … Continue reading Why do some jobs pay higher than others?

An easy & unique way for kids to make money!

Are you ready to make some real money? YES!? Do you have a scanner at home? YES!? …. You’re on your way to making money. NO? …. Maybe you can borrow a family’s scanner. So what’s the much anticipated JOB? Digitising Photos! Do you know how many adults (especially your grandparents’ generation) have photos in print form that they want to digitise? Answer: many! Do … Continue reading An easy & unique way for kids to make money!

What are the jobs of the future for our kids?

Just in 3 generations, from our grandparents to our parents and finally to our ourselves, we saw leaps and bounds in the type of jobs that employers offer and the type of employees they are thirsty for. There is no doubt that our children will also live in an era of their own. How do we prepare them to be ready, desirable and adaptable for … Continue reading What are the jobs of the future for our kids?

How not to stay poor?

What a wonderful thing to see you here. You have the first thing that you need, and that is curiosity. And I believe you have the determination as well. That is the most important thing. Never lose determination when you want to achieve something, because without determination, you will give up. You may be too young to be worried about making money, but you’re definitely … Continue reading How not to stay poor?

What to look for when picking stocks

Your investment strategy will likely have you looking for different things when you pick stocks. A value investor would be looking at different factors from those of a growth investor. However, this article will cover the most basic factors that any investor should look at while picking stocks. P/E ratio P/E ratio stands for price to earnings ratio. What it really means is how much … Continue reading What to look for when picking stocks