Don't be fooled, there is a credit problem

Jan 07 2018 06:05

The bigger picture may look rosy, but it hides the fact that default rates among the poor majority are increasing.


7 steps to a debt-free 2018

Dec 24 2017 10:12

If you're setting your financial goals for 2018, include matters like protecting your finances, being financially free and getting rid of debt woes, says a debt expert.


We are only human, after all

Dec 17 2017 06:02

If you find yourself overspending this festive season, don’t fret: you are not alone. Even the Chinese, arguably the world's biggest savers, are as in love with spending as the rest of us.


WATCH: We hope #BlackFriday won't be a bad Friday for SA - debt expert

Nov 23 2017 18:35

Black Friday, one of the biggest shopping events of the year, can be likened to "pushing kids into a candy store wondering what’s going to happen" says a debt expert.


Four financial questions to ask before you get married

Nov 16 2017 16:14

Couples with a clear financial plan from the beginning, increase their chances of having financial success and a more stable relationship, says an expert.


Katlehong family evicted over home loan arrears of R1 000

Nov 08 2017 11:20

Nedbank responds to queries after Ernest Mashaba and his family were evicted four times from their home in Katlehong, near Johannesburg.


Credit card myths debunked

Sep 05 2017 21:35

Few consumers really know all there is to be known about how a credit card works and how it can be used effectively, says the head of collections at FNB.


Can you afford to have a baby?

Aug 17 2017 16:22

A financial planner at Alexander Forbes Retail looks at some potential financial implications to consider before you decide to have a baby.


Softening the financial blow of divorce in SA

Jul 19 2017 08:30

Divorce can be financially and emotionally crippling on all involved and it is important to make decisions based on sound financial advice, says an expert.


Tougher stance towards business rescue practitioners

Jun 29 2017 19:27

New legislation will require attorneys, accountants, liquidators and business management professionals, who seek to practise as business rescue professionals, to be registered.


Debt warning: Don’t be fooled by petrol price relief

Jun 29 2017 18:49

While motorists can expect a further 60c drop in the petrol price next month, SA is still in a technical recession and the price could increase in months ahead, warned a debt expert.

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