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  • What is your relationship with money?

    Tuesday, 25 September 2012

    UAE Saves Week can help improve your wealth and health.

  • UAE Saves Week

    Sunday, 23 September 2012

    RAKBANK is pleased to be supporting UAE Saves Week and wishes you all happy savings :)

  • Hopelessly inadequate

    Friday, 21 September 2012

    Since the global financial crash little has changed in terms of savings and this is the most irrational financial thing we as individuals can do.

  • Do we need to change the banking incentive structure?

    Tuesday, 18 September 2012

    The good news is that we are not all hard-wired to do the wrong thing. However, "most of us need little reminders to keep ourselves on the right path." 

  • Keep it simp)le

    Friday, 14 September 2012

    In the past couple of years one fine day (being an accountant and a finance professional) I analysed why I couldnt save the way I wanted to.

    I adopted the following rules and today I live a debt free life with surplus savings

    a) What you cant buy today in outright cash - YOU CANNOT BUY IT (SIMPLE) - installments are only a way to make future cashflows tough

    b) Always avoid interest. Live an interest free life !!!!

    c) Keep a single credit card and use it for ALL YOUR PURCHASES within your monthly limit. Before the due date settle ...

  • Community matters in developing the savings habit

    Monday, 10 September 2012

    If you want to be saver, and to see yourself as a saver you must act as a saver.

  • The money merry-go-round conversation

    Sunday, 9 September 2012

    There are deep-seated emotional issues regarding money that very few of us have been trained to deal with

  • What are you waiting for?

    Saturday, 1 September 2012

    Why not think about something you have always wanted to try and give it a shot for the next 30 days?