Five tips to help you start the new year with a clean financial slate.
There are silver linings to dark global clouds, says Terry Bell.
Russia is not the West and Putin may well survive unscathed, says Leopold Scholtz.
It is encouraging that cost-saving efforts are bearing fruit, although treasury has dipped into its contingency reserve, says an economist.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has called for reduced inequality and more jobs in his mini budget speech.
The medium-term budget, while "balanced and realistic" should have had a stronger economic message, says Business Unity SA.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's medium-term budget policy statement has been met with cautious approval by business commentators.
Political parties have broadly welcomed the mini budget, although some questioned the treasury's influence on the government to implement the policy.
South Africa was still resilient in a tough world, says Metropolitan Health CEO Blum Khan in response to the 2012/13 budget adjustments.
The markets hardly reacted to the medium-term budget policy statement in afternoon trade.
There is concern that additional budget allocations do not result in commensurate service delivery improvements, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has warned that job creation could be hampered by slower growth and rising wage demands.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says surplus state employees will be weeded out so that the government can save on its ever-increasing salary bill.
Government will spend R250bn over the next three years on infrastructure projects that are "shovel ready", says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.
Get smart on investment and end the year with peace of mind, says Mike Abbott.
From boot sales to global stage for Khayelitsha entrepreneur.
I will be working in Saudi Arabia on a one-year contract - how will I be taxed?
Jozi ratepayers say Capetonians frustrated by rate clearance delays are not alone.
Real estate has emerged from one of its toughest down-cycles, says an expert.
An irate Cell C client is making a fresh bid to remove his blacklisting.
Compound interest can work for or against you, says an expert.
Discovery sheds light on the debate about members' claims from the Road Accident Fund.
Amid the finance minister's warnings of a "constrained fiscal environment", treasury has allocated nearly R500m for next year's Africa Cup of Nations tournament.
Slowing population growth will lighten the load on the state's purse in the long term, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.
Steve Wozniak says he is no fan of smart watches and believes Google Glass will fail.
Unwise as they may get priced out of the market.
I don't employ a domestic worker.
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