Everyday things you should never pay for

Life costs money — a lot of money. Consider this list of everyday things you shouldn’t be paying for, and then let us know some of the basic freebies you live by in the comments below. Happy saving! 1. Wi-Fi Outside Your Home Unless one of your neighbors is technologically inept and has left their […]

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Businesses you’d be smart to start in 2019

Constantly tracking consumer and technology trends, Silvertree’s management team sees several business opportunities set to grow exponentially in 2019 and beyond. These are five that savvy entrepreneurs should keep their eye on. 1. Indigenous and ethical: personal and home care products 2019 sees growing potential for personal care products. “Those with local and indigenous ingredients, […]

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How sending handwritten letters created a $1bn firm

Meet Alexander Rinke, co-founder of German technology company Celonis. When Alexander Rinke wanted some of the world’s biggest companies to employ his small start-up business he came up with a novel approach – he would send their bosses handwritten letters. “We knew if we sent an email it could just be deleted,” he says. “And […]

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BSE upgrades online investor access

Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL) will this year introduce a new clearing and settlement system, as part of efforts to improve operations of the bourse. Speaking at the seventh opening bell ceremony, Chief Executive Officer, Thapelo Tsheole said the development will help improve liquidity and risk management. In addition, the new settlement system replaces the […]

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Michelle Obama launches retail range

Along with the recent launch of her book, Becoming, Michelle Obama has started a retail line of beautiful products. Here are just a few of the items worth investing in – whether as a gift for yourself or a loved one. In her memoir, Becoming, Michelle recounts her journey of finding her passion and how she […]

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