Prepare for anything: What is the significance of the marriage contract that you sign?

As the wedding day draws closer many couples sign a contract that they don’t know much about due to the excitement on the fast-approaching special day. Make sure you understand the impact this contract can make in the future.

Read More

Financially responsible kids: Where to start?

All parents want the best for their children. They want them to do well in school, be well-liked among their peer groups and also develop strong relationships and social circles. As parents, we know that one day, our little child will head out into the big world on their own and we want to give them all the right tools to succeed. It’s our responsibility to instil good money lessons in them. Kids should be given the right tools to lay a foundation of financial success and debt-free life. This is why teaching children about money management is very important.

Read More

Stay on top of your debt!

As the fuel prices keep fluctuating, (sadly upwards) and affecting food costs, here is a general recap on how to stay on top of your debt and get fuel-price savvy through these tough times:

Read More

What are your debt-relieving options?

One of the most popular searches in Google when it comes to an individual’s financial situation is 'how do I pay off my debt?'  It is no surprise when over 8 million of credit-active consumers in South Africa are over-indebted.  This means that each month they are struggling to keep up with their debt repayments and balances are spiralling out of control.

Read More

Learn how to create a successful budget

Elizabeth Warren, named by Time Magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world coined the "50/30/20 rule" for savings and expenses with her daughter Amelia Warren Tyagi.

Read More

Renting property while under debt review

Since its introduction into South Africa, debt review has helped millions of consumers get on top of their debt. But even though it is seen as a big help when it comes to managing finances, being under debt review can make you feel like you are limited when it comes to important decisions. Renting property being one of them.

Read More