Nimi Akinkugbe A-Z of Personal Finance

About the Book

Whether you are just starting out and in your first job, or you are approaching retirement, or somewhere in between, you need to pay close attention to your personal finances.

In A-Z of Personal Finance, Nimi Akinkugbe, with a professional career spanning over two decades in banking and private wealth management, provides you with important practical information and useful tips on matters concerning you and your money.

About the Author

Nimi Akinkugbe is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Bestman Games Ltd, the African distributor of customised editions of Hasbro’s iconic Monopoly board game for 48 African countries. The City of Lagos Edition of Monopoly, the first African city edition of Monopoly, was launched in December 2012. A special commemorative edition of Monopoly, the Nigerian Centenary was launched in February 2014. The Calabar Edition of Monopoly will be on sale this month.

Prior to this, Nimi enjoyed a successful banking career spanning 23 years.

Achieving financial security ranks as a major source of anxiety and Nimi seeks to empower people regarding their finances. Through the Monopoly board game, speaking engagements, television and radio appearances, social media, and now her book, she offers frank, practical insights and advice to create a greater awareness and understanding of personal finance and wealth management issues.

Nimi is happily married with 3 children.

“.. A fascinating new book titled, “A-Z of Personal Finance” written by Nimi Akinkugbe… It’s a must-read handbook on personal finance and it’s fantastic in terms of the quality of its content and production. If you earn, spend, or use money in any way, then you really will want to listen to Nimi Akinkugbe and read her book.  Nimi Akinkugbe has established a reputation of being one of Nigeria’s leading financial educators.” 

- Channels Book Club

“The A-Z of Personal Finance is a publication for anyone seeking advice on personal finance, growth and development. To ignore such a valuable manuscript that spells out the A-Z of how you can make your money work for you is a step backwards for any aspiring businessman or woman. Feedback from Genevieve readers speaks volumes of how Nimi’s Money Matters ‘A-Z’ column has shaped their financial confidence. I am so excited that we get a book about personal finance that adds tremendous value to its reader. Now, we all have one more reason to take charge of our finances… Personal finance has just become as simple as A to Z.”

- Betty IRABOR, Editor-in-Chief, Genevieve Magazine

“This is a wonderful, easy to read book on Personal Finance that can be applied by the average person to help them come to grips with their financial realities in order to achieve financial security.

In this book, Nimi has shared many useful tips and practical strategies in a step-by-step guide without leaving the reader overwhelmed. She offers frank, practical insights and advice to create a greater awareness and understanding of personal finance and wealth management issues.”

- Arunma Oteh, Former Director General, Nigerian Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC)

“In the many years I have known Nimi, one thing that stands out about her and brings a glimpse of light to her eyes is her passion and commitment to making women and children financially literate. Parents, children and young adults will be better financial managers after reading this book.”

- Ibukun Awosika, acclaimed Nigerian entrepreneur, host of the popular television program Business – His Way, and the author of a bestselling book of same title

Nimi Akinkugbe has a nice writing style, and a very solid grasp of personal finance issues. I’m sure her book will be very helpful-to both Nigerians and Americans.”

- Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach, personal finance expert, television and radio personality, and the author of numerous books, including the New York Times bestseller Zero Debt: The Ultimate Guide to Financial Freedom.

“As Head Private Client Services in Stanbic IBTC, Nimi Akinkugbe was intimately involved in the management of my personal finances. Faithful to the principles brilliantly enunciated in her book, “A-Z of Personal Finances”, Nimi made me feel comfortable with her inimitable personal touch and professional expertise. I could go to bed, assured that my finances were in capable hands.”

- Ignatius C. Olisemeka, retired Nigerian Ambassador and former Nigerian Foreign Minister

“Opunimi presents personal financial management skills in a practical and engaging way. She will help you manage your money whether you are just starting your first job or are closer to retirement. Opunimi takes you through the important steps involved in securing your future and that of your family.”

- Ahmed Dasuki, leading international investor and director of several blue chip companies.

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