DebtBusters in the media

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

As National Savings Month gets underway this month the reality of many South Africans long considered as being amongst the world’s worse saving for retirement is once they bit essentials most of...
Read the full article on Women On Top; we include an extract below. South Africans have long been considered as being amongst the world’s worst savers for retirement, but the reasons may have more to...
South Africans have long been considered as being amongst the world’s worst savers for retirement, but the reasons may have more to do with high levels of indebtedness rather than a poor savings culture....
Over the past 12 to 15 months as the economy has ground to a halt and was struggling even before the pandemic hit, many more people have found themselves faced with income insecurity. Listen to the clip...
South Africans have long been considered as being amongst the world’s worst savers for retirement, but the reasons may have more to do with high levels of indebtedness rather than a poor savings culture....
Most South Africans want to save for their retirement, but the reality for many middle-income earners is that once they’ve paid for essentials most of what’s left is spent on repaying debt, says Benay...
As financial institutions prepare their savings month messages about the need to put money aside, debt counselling firms say this is an impossible ask for many South Africans. Read the full article on...
More people are seeking help with their debt, according to the DebtBusters 2021 Q1 Debt Index. The amount of people looking for help increased by 31%, in relation to the same period in 2021. Listen to...
A look at bad debt and the sharp rise in debt counselling enquiries with Benay Sager of DebtBusters and Founder of Ithuseng Credit Solutions Magauta Mphahlele. Listen to the interview from KayaFM on 20/06/2021...
The debt situation in SA at this stage is still troubled. DebtBusters’ Benay Sager chats about their recent study conducted regarding this issue. Listen to the clip from Pretoria FM on 20/06/2021...
A Fin24 reader who is in the process of applying for a home loan questions if it will be a good idea to settle his debt with a consolidation loan. He writes: “Is it a good idea to settle my debt...