Here are a few ways to identify and make a real change to your behaviour that will make a big difference to your financial well-being.
The winter months are here and with them come extra layers of clothing like woollen scarves and thick coats, many of which are expensive items these days.
Are you truly doing your highest priority actions each day?
Buying a home on auction can be an alternative way of becoming a home owner.
In this time of rising interest rates many consumers are reaching for their calculators to work out just what the increase will affect their home loans.
The compact little GPS Log Book plugs into the cigarette lighter or any other 12V socket of your vehicle, tracking the use of your vehicle.
South Africa is going through a hard time economically, and has subsequently had a negative impact on the property market.
Standard Bank has warned that the current slump in the country’s economic growth and looming downgrades by international rating agencies could harm its growth prospects in South Africa.
Middle- to low-income households, already struggling to make ends meet each month, will be pushed deeper into debt by the latest electricity hike.
Islamic banking and its principles based approach is proving to be a viable option to both Muslim and non-Muslim alike.
The team that brought Zwipit buy back to the South African mobile device market has now answered a ...
The start of a new year is a good time to focus on your finances. Here are 12 resolutions, one for each month of 2016!
A massive plummet in the rand/dollar exchange rate on Sunday night is a harbinger of terrible things to come, economists say.
It’s the question on everyone’s lips at the moment: What will the year ahead bring for South Africa?
Games of chance which include all games that involve a higher level of chance than skill tend to be the most popular among the female demographic.
The Reserve Bank is likely not to raise interest rates, experts predict. This off the back of the latest Sars trade statistics showing a surplus of R1.77bn.
Three finance ministers in five days: those two numbers just aren’t adding up for traders of South Africa’s rand.
Wednesday’s announcement by president Jacob Zuma that finance minister Nhlanhla Nene was to be replaced has resulted in much online conversation within South Africa.
South Africa has narrowly missed entering a recession in the third quarter of the year as the economy gained 0.7 percent.
The new science of Evolutionary Psychology has given us fresh insights into our behavioural patterns and alludes to the fact that we react no differently to external stimuli than our stone-age, hunter-gatherer forefathers.
South Africa’s rand plunged to a record against the dollar on Tuesday, increasing pressure on the central bank to raise borrowing costs at a policy meeting next week.
Most people never or rarely look at their bank statements or credit card statements. And when they do they’ll often find strange amounts deducted for things they haven’t authorised.
MTN says its CEO Sifiso Dabengwa has resigned, and it has appointed Phuthuma Nhleko as executive chairman in a temporary capacity.
Prompted by an insurance broker, we embark upon an estate planning exercise endeavouring to map out how our retirement years are likely to pan out.
Burdened by student debt, the spiraling cost of living and low wages, many recent university graduates and young people consider themselves lucky to be able to afford the new iPhone, let alone saving for retirement or a house.
Many consumers agree to buying goods or services over the phone yet are unaware that these verbal contracts can be legally binding and may have financial implications.
A million university students didn’t get what they wanted from Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.
Keeping Oscar Pistorius behind bars for 363 days has cost South African taxpayers at least R108 000.
An interesting fact is how the impact of the term R1 million has not seemed to dissipate. R1 million is still seen to be an enormous amount of money, which it rightfully is.
Glitter made a sparkly appearance on the 2015 runways and generally it is a style that is always well received, who doesn’t love a bit of glitter?
There is a big misconception when it comes to online gaming; i.e. people think only men do it. However, that’s far from the truth because women love it as well.
South Africa is desperate for skilled professionals to urgently bolster economic growth and it is coming out as a top location for international professionals finding employment, along with its developing BRIC counterparts.
Johannesburg - South Africa's rand crumbled to a new record low against the dollar on Tuesday, while yields on bonds rose sharply as concerns about China's economy sunk commodity-linked currencies.
Here are 10 tips for cutting costs on your mobile bill.
South Africa’s Business Confidence Index fell to its lowest in 16,5 years when it slipped by 2,3 points to 84,6 points in June, down from 86,9 points in May.
A new fun, safe and virtual way of giving and receiving gifts is launched. Candystick is a secure site that makes collecting money for gifts easy and appealing.
Telkom declared a dividend of 215 cents per share its first dividend since 2011.
South African Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene tabled an appropriation bill in Parliament that would see government’s R60 billion rand subordinated loan to ailing power utility Eskom converted to equity.
Too many people lament saving money for retirement. This outcome is regrettable but is rooted in our human behavioural characteristics.