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9 Little Changes That Will Make A Big Difference In Your Wealth.

According to Warren Buffet, one of the world’s wealthiest men there are only two things that count when it comes to understanding wealth. Rule number one is, never lose money, and then rule number two is, never forget rule number one. It really is one idea, a big idea that is supposed to be the […]

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Meet the Steve Jobs of the Investment Club Industry.

16 of the top 30 fastest growing economies in the World are African. This makes Africa a prime destination for investment both foreign and local. This is consistently true even if some ‘nomad capitalists’ say that the prices here are comparatively higher for foreign investors than in similarly sized economies in different continents around the […]

Steve Jobs - investment - kanzu code

Meet the Steve Jobs of the Investment Club Industry.

16 of the top 30 fastest growing economies in the World are African. This makes Africa a prime destination for investment both foreign and local. This is consistently true even if some ‘nomad capitalists’ say that the prices here are comparatively higher for foreign investors than in similarly sized economies in different continents around the […]

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How to Sell Technology to a Sceptic.

All the reward in creating a product is in the moment you know that the person for whom it was intended finds it useful. Technology is at the frontline of innovation so there is always bound to be a new product whose features are endless and benefits innumerable. However, if you cannot convince people to […]

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Top Stories About Wealth.

One: Africa’s population and its role in economic growth. Will it be a catalyst or a burden? Africa is the fastest-growing major area in the world, with a population growth of 2.5%. Africa’s population is predicted to double by 2050; about 2.4 billion Africans. Consequently, more than half of the people predicted to be added […]

Problem With Money - Kanzu Code

The Biggest Problem With Money And How to Fix it.

One does not have to search too far to realize the complications that come with money—having, or having none of it—having too much or too little of it. How to get it, keep it, use it or share it. It seems that there is no end to the problems you will have once money is […]

Save a little at a time - Kanzu Code

9 Things We All Hate About Savings.

Saving is a very familiar concept to most of us, whether or not we have mastered this discipline. The reasoning behind it is simple, consume less in the present to have more to consume in the future. But bearing this idea of ‘delayed gratification’ in mind, it is no surprise that many people struggle to […]

Problem With Money - Kanzu Code

The Biggest Problem With Money And How to Fix it.

One does not have to search too far to realize the complications that come with money—having, or having none of it—having too much or too little of it. How to get it, keep it, use it or share it. It seems that there is no end to the problems you will have once money is […]

Save a little at a time - Kanzu Code

9 Things We All Hate About Savings.

Saving is a very familiar concept to most of us, whether or not we have mastered this discipline. The reasoning behind it is simple, consume less in the present to have more to consume in the future. But bearing this idea of ‘delayed gratification’ in mind, it is no surprise that many people struggle to […]

Investment Clubs -Kanzu Code

The 9 Most Misunderstood Facts about Investment Clubs.

According to the Uganda Investment Authority, an Investment Club is a group of fewer than 100 people who pool their money to invest in ventures they deem profitable. A clear enough definition, wouldn’t you say? Still, there is a lack of ample conversation surrounding how exactly these organizations are run, or how they can benefit […]

Investment Clubs -Kanzu Code

The 9 Most Misunderstood Facts about Investment Clubs.

According to the Uganda Investment Authority, an Investment Club is a group of fewer than 100 people who pool their money to invest in ventures they deem profitable. A clear enough definition, wouldn’t you say? Still, there is a lack of ample conversation surrounding how exactly these organizations are run, or how they can benefit […]

Why Hate Investment Clubs? - Kanzu Code

10 Undeniable Reasons People Hate Investment Clubs.

The idea of Investment Clubs is still shrouded in a lot of mystery for many people, with a good number of them wrongly believing that Investment Clubs are bound to fail.  Individuals who remain sceptical about the advantages of participating in group Investments fall into two categories.  They are either ignorant about the obvious benefits […]

Microfinance Industry - Kanzu Code

What Is Holding Back The Microfinance Industry?

The Microfinance Transparency report from 2011, lauded Uganda as the most vibrant microfinance industry in Africa. Yet, despite this success in Uganda as well as many other African nations, poverty levels within the population would indicate that the job to ensure economic inclusion is far from over.  Microfinance institutions are organizations that provide loans to low-income […]

Leftover Investment Club Budget - Kanzu Code

9 Savvy Ways To Spend Leftover Investment Club Budget.

In any Investment Club, there is likely going to be a whole lot of movement of cash. Any money dedicated to covering the operational costs of the Club and its investments: from administrative needs to the payment of suppliers and staff, needs to be managed appropriately. It is of utmost importance to the survival and […]

Why Hate Investment Clubs? - Kanzu Code

10 Undeniable Reasons People Hate Investment Clubs.

The idea of Investment Clubs is still shrouded in a lot of mystery for many people, with a good number of them wrongly believing that Investment Clubs are bound to fail.  Individuals who remain sceptical about the advantages of participating in group Investments fall into two categories.  They are either ignorant about the obvious benefits […]

Microfinance Industry - Kanzu Code

What Is Holding Back The Microfinance Industry?

The Microfinance Transparency report from 2011, lauded Uganda as the most vibrant microfinance industry in Africa. Yet, despite this success in Uganda as well as many other African nations, poverty levels within the population would indicate that the job to ensure economic inclusion is far from over.  Microfinance institutions are organizations that provide loans to low-income […]

Leftover Investment Club Budget - Kanzu Code

9 Savvy Ways To Spend Leftover Investment Club Budget.

In any Investment Club, there is likely going to be a whole lot of movement of cash. Any money dedicated to covering the operational costs of the Club and its investments: from administrative needs to the payment of suppliers and staff, needs to be managed appropriately. It is of utmost importance to the survival and […]

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What Not To Do In The Investment Club Industry.

In the article concerning the expectations and realities of Investment Clubs, we pointed out that Uganda has witnessed an exponential growth in these associations over the last decade. The Capital Market Authority places the number of Investment Clubs at over 8,000. Despite this growth spurt, a good number of Investment Clubs do not survive in […]

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Investment Clubs; Expectation Vs Reality.

When was the moment you discovered the wisdom in investing and decided that Investment Clubs were worth paying attention to as your gateway to financial freedom? Were you prompted by the realization that you have been working and earning an income for several years, but have no tangible assets to show for it, or was […]

One Step Closer: Start-Up Uganda Digital Innovation Challenge 2020

One Step Closer: Start-Up Uganda Digital Innovation Challenge 2020

In October this year, Kanzu Code responded to Start Up Uganda’s call for applicants to take part in its Digital Innovation Challenge of 2020. This would be the inaugural effort by Start Up Uganda in its commitment to source and build the capacity of promising innovations in various sectors of the eco system. Start Up […]

WIFT 2020 - Kanzu Code

Victory is Ours! Women In FinTech Summit 2020

The team from Kanzu Code took part in the Women In Fintech (WIFT) Hackathon and Summit 2020, the first of its kind in Africa. And, they walked away with the topmost prize, for their innovative idea, Kanzu Money: an online bank working to make financing more accessible, especially for local women. It is a mobile […]

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In Her Words: Happy Women’s Day 2020

As March closes, we would like to celebrate the women at Kanzu Code. In the last years, we have noticed several campaigns developed to equip and enable women to raise the bar like #Educateher #BeBoldforChange #BalanceforBetter #Generationequality #EachforEqual. These movements have fostered the need to develop women’s capacity and also spread the need to have […]

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Love Is Action: A Day in Nakaseke

On Saturday 6th July, my team and I took time away from our fun world of computer screens. We journeyed to the far lands of Kyajinja village in Nakaseke District to do something even more exciting – hangout with children! We wanted to spend time with the wonderful children taken care of by Wells of […]