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As the year draws to an end, South African consumers start to prepare for the holidays by purchasing gifts, booking vacations and planning events – All things that lure people into overindulgence and...
Journalist Sean Binedell, from MoneyBags, compares car insurance quotes from direct insurers and brokers and comes up with some rather interesting findings. I recently celebrated my 25th birthday and even...
So you’re a savvy consumer who always keeps an eye out for shopping specials, but do you buy no-name products and stock up in bulk? If not, these are two strategies you could add to your money-saving...
Ian Wason, DebtBusters CEO, speaks to Fin24 on the debt spiral. Millions of South African consumers are unable to break free from debt and find themselves more and more indebted as time passes by. The...
According to the Consumer Credit Market Report released by the NCR in September 2013, in South Africa there are currently 20.21 million credit active consumers of which 9.69 million have impaired credit...
Guest writer Walter van der Merwe, CEO of FedGroup Life, talks about the importance of critical illness insurance and what the policy could cover you for. You never imagine yourself to be caught on the...
In the run up to Halloween you are probably thinking more about what costume to wear to that fancy dress party you’ve been invited to and focusing less on your money troubles. However, between now and...
Poor financial planning skills and the lack of financial advice has left many South African consumers in poor financial standing, whereby they are ridden with debt and are struggling meet the interest...
If you had to lose your husband to divorce, death or disability would you be able to stand on your own two feet financially? According to Peter Dempsey, deputy CEO of the Association for Savings and Investment...
According to the National Credit Regulator (NCR), credit bureaus have reflected that to date, there are 20.08 million credit active consumers in South Africa. Of the 20.08 million South African consumers,...
  After countless rejections you may consider applying for credit with companies that you may not really know much about or have even heard of. But you may open yourself up to fraud, says Angelique...
Women’s day commemorates the national march of women, from varied demographics, who petitioned against legislation that implemented pass laws hindering Africans freedom of movement during Apartheid....