Managing Debt

How to save your car from repossession

If your car is repossessed you may still end up paying the shortfall if it is auctioned off. However, there is a way out, explains an expert.

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A slave to debt: A history of punishments for debtors

In days gone by, bad debt could land you in prison, get you flogged, or even cause you to become a slave.

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Everything you need to know about prescribed debt

Debt doesn’t last forever. If a credit provider doesn’t claim payment on a debt, it will eventually fall away. This is what you need to know.

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The importance of a polished credit profile

Have you ever applied for credit and wondered why you are asked for proof of employment, your marital status, and whether you own property?... read more

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Debt counselling vs debt consolidation

SPONSORED: Consolidation loans are an option available to consumers and at a glance appears to be a solution to the debt trap many face, says debt expert Neil Roets.

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Are you struggling to pay back your car loan?

If you are under financial strain and battling to finance your vehicle repayments then credit providers will definitely take action against you. But there is help at... read more

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Civil judgments for debt hit R317m mark

The total value of judgments recorded in April reached R317.3m, according to latest figures from Statistics SA.

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