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Money Management

Price increase on April 1 is no joke

Apr 01 2018 10:13

As from today, VAT increases from 14% to 15%. This is going to have a knock-on effect on all our bills because, technically, most of our expenses will increase by about 1%.

Money Management

Foolish things you can do with your money

Apr 01 2018 10:13

Practical jokes aside, the reality is that some of our financial transactions can sometimes be as close to foolish as we can get.

Lifestyle

How to save on travel this Easter

Mar 18 2018 06:00

The general advice is to book in advance because you can benefit from many special offers on airfares, hotels and other types of accommodation.

Money Management

How to beat shrinkflation

Mar 18 2018 06:00

Shrinkflation, an unpopular term among consumers, is the process of items shrinking in size or quantity while their prices remain the same.

Money Management

12 money hacks and ideas - Part 2

Oct 24 2017 06:01

In the second part of this article, Dean Gerber provides a few more of his money hacks and ideas to improve your own scorecard.

Money Management

12 money hacks and ideas - Part 1

Oct 17 2017 06:00

Be like Warren Buffett and make saving money an entrenched mindset, writes Dean Gerber, who gives handy hints on how each one of us can achieve this.

Money Management

Divorcing the breadwinner

Aug 06 2017 06:00

Sunel Veldtman, financial planner and founder of Foundation Family Wealth, shares her advice to ex-spouses who have made career sacrifices for their families.

Money Management

How to leave an abuser despite an empty purse

Aug 06 2017 06:00

It is possible to leave a spouse in spite of having little or no financial backing, writes Angelique Ruzicka.

Money Management

Class and race can impair financial literacy

Apr 09 2017 08:57

A report commissioned by the Financial Services Board has revealed that black and coloured people pay little regard to personal finance and household budget controls.

Money Management

Well-educated people can lag in wealth

Mar 19 2017 06:00

Imagine that you go to your 20-year school reunion and are catching up with old school friends. You speak to John, who says that he got a three-year qualification in mechanical engineering and now owns an engineering workshop.

Money Management

12 things worth spending your bonus on

Dec 23 2016 05:31

If you are one of the lucky ones who gets a December bonus, you will know how great the temptation is to splash out and spoil yourself.

Money Management

Frugal Festivities

Dec 18 2016 13:11

Christmas can be costly, especially when it comes to festive food. But with a bit of savvy shopping and cooking, you don’t have to go into debt to pay for dinner.

Money Management

Bonus time: How you plan on spending it - and what you should do

Dec 08 2016 12:15

Many people aren't lucky enough to get a bonus. If you are of the fortunate few, it is always wise to be smart when spending your hard-earned cash.

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