DebtBusters in the media

DebtBusters’ staff are often quoted as subject experts. Here you’ll find the latest media coverage.

South African salaries have effectively shrunk over the last five years, new data from debt counsellor DebtBusters shows. While nominal incomes were 3% higher compared to 2016 levels, when cumulative inflation...
DebtBusters has revealed that SA consumers’ debt situation is getting worse. Debt Busters Head Benay Sager attributes this to the after-effects of the nationwide lockdown and a narrowing of consumer’s...
Compared to the same period five years ago, the debt-to-income ratio across all income bands in SA is now at 122% and has reached 152% for those taking home R20,000 or more. Listen to the clip from Ukhozi...
Compared to the same period five years ago, the debt-to-income ratio across all income bands in SA is now at 122% and has reached 152% for those taking home R20,000 or more. Read the full article in The...
Consumers are facing heavy debt pressure as the impact of the pandemic continues to hit home. DebtBusters says the number of people approaching it with debt counselling inquiries rose 18% in the second...
Consumer income for the second quarter (Q2) was 21% less and unsecured debt was 32% higher on average compared to five years ago, according to the latest Debt Index from DebtBusters. This has confirmed...