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Our blog covers insights and practical tips to reduce your reliance on debt and build up resilience for financial emergencies in a simple, cost-effective and tailor made way.


Credit, credit life, credit life insurance

You have credit life cover and you probably don't even know it

3 min read

What is credit life cover? Credit life cover is a type of insurance that aims to protect you and...

loan declines, Credit, credit worthiness

Why was your loan rejected?

4 min read

There are 3 main reasons your loan may have been declined: There is a debt review flag on your...

Credit, money management and budgeting, money management

The 5 best ways to manage your money

4 min read

When it comes to managing your money well, you may think that the best way to manage your money is...

Credit, Debt Counselling, Debt

Will debt counselling affect your credit score in South Africa?

2 min read

Debt counselling can affect your credit score in the following ways: When you consistently repay...

Debt Review, Credit, Debt

How do I get out of debt I can't afford

5 min read

If you find yourself unable to afford to pay all your debt, wishing it away or hoping that it will...

Credit, credit cards, Debt

How can I pay off my credit card debt if I have no money?

7 min read

If you have no extra money to put towards your credit card debt, and it feels like you're drowning...
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