The Importance of saving money - 7 Reasons why you should save money

Most people save up to buy something they want. Have you ever saved your money just to save? What’s the point? You might ask. Well here are some benefits to why you should start saving today.

Read More

Here are some simple tips to save money daily!

1. Research the banks to determine which account to open      

Look around for which bank offers the best interest rates on your cheque and savings accounts. Some banks offer good rates to new customers. Some of the best deals can be found by just picking up the phone or even researching the bank online for the best deals.

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

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

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

Thinking about debt review? Do you qualify?

You can apply for Debt review if you have a regular monthly income, are deemed as over-indebted and  have no legal action pending.

Read More

Debt in the workplace is a real problem

Our nation’s national debt has seen a steady increase over the years. We are a country heavily dependent on credit and this affects us all.

Read More

A lower Rand is a reason of real concern as it hits us right in the pocket.

Read More

Consumers affected by debt

Last week we saw the petrol price increase to above R16 per litre for the first time in South Africa – the biggest fuel hike in our country’s history. The Automobile Association also noted that toll fees have risen between 6% and 7%.

Read More