I became a gardener by accident. Sixteen years ago when we built our house, my husband seemed to think that putting in windows and doors was more important than having a beautiful garden. I argued bitterly, but my husband won, and hence the last pennies of our budget went into securing the openings of our home. When we moved in, we were left with the remnants of concrete patches on the front lawn, and a few determined croton plants standing feebly within the rubble in the garden beds.
- MoneyYour credit score is an estimate of your ability to fulfill financial commitments. In 2010, the government of Jamaica passed the Credit Reporting Act which permits financial institutions to request a report on individuals requiring a loan. Since then, an increasing number of companies are requesting credit reports to determine if a potential client is a viable business prospect......Read more
- MoneySaving for retirement “is not about an age,” if you ask Sharon Smith, senior manager, Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS). It’s simply about the income you’ll have after you stop earning......Read more