Finance minister must tighten government's belt, we owe too much already - Dawie Roodt

Structural adjustments, such as getting state-owned enterprises to function effectively, are necessary to help South African weather the global economic storm.

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Why anyone can save (and invest) money

2015-08-03 09:30

There are many small ways you can save and invest your money. These will add up and help with your financial stability.

Electricity tariff hikes - here are 5 tips to save power AND money

2015-06-11 12:20

Soon you may be paying more for electricity during peak times. Here’s how to avoid breaking the bank.

British govt calls for 'unusual' 2nd budget

2015-05-17 14:15

Britain's finance minister has announced plans for a second 2015 budget to quickly implement his party's campaign promises following a surprise election win.

Are you too old to start your own business?

2015-05-06 15:16

Three South African entrepreneurs who got a late start prove that being old should not be a setback.

Know your rights when it comes to debt

2015-03-12 10:29

Don't let debt collectors take advantage of you. Read this to learn about your rights regarding debt.

Top tips for baby budgeting

2015-02-26 11:26

Taking baby steps towards financial planning with these excellent practical tips.

Exciting times for small business - Zulu

2015-02-25 20:33

Minister of Small Business Development Lindiwe Zulu has welcome much needed funding as her ministry attempts to unlock the doors for battling small businesses.

How much should you spend on your wedding?

2015-02-09 09:19

The wedding costs are just the tip of the money iceberg when it comes to getting married, writes Maya Fisher-French.

Presidency's budget overspend raises eyebrows

2015-02-04 11:14

The presidency received R6m in legal bills for 2010/11 against a budget of R1m, while unauthorised spend of R45m has been discussed in parliament, says a report.


Your basic guide to budgeting

2015-08-25 09:00

From "rainy days" to avoiding debt, there are many important reasons to save money and budget. A reliable financial expert shows us how.

DIY: How to get blue hair on a budget

2015-07-30 08:34

Want to copy the great blue hair trend of the moment? Here Robyn van der Merwe shows us how...

Joburg gets R52.6bn budget

2015-05-26 20:00

More than R42bn has been set aside for operating expenditure in Johannesburg's R52.6bn budget for the new financial year.

Don’t spend a fortune on your wedding. Just don’t.

2015-05-14 11:17

The wedding of your dreams costs you an arm, a leg and potentially your marriage. Something's got to give, and that's how much you spend on your big day.

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Inside Labour: Budget brings no change for the poor

2015-02-27 07:29

The National Budget with all its plaudits and protests will not cause any excitement for more than half the population, says Terry Bell.

Millionaires to lose out on one fancy dinner per month

2015-02-25 21:01

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene stood his ground admirably in dealing with some tough issues that the SA economy is facing, while the rich weren't treated too harshly, says TreasuryOne.

Risks for Nene to address in National Budget

2015-02-18 21:02

Government may be forced to increase taxes by more than expected to cover shortfall, warns an economist.

Brace for higher taxes in 2015 budget

2015-02-05 19:29

South Africans can brace themselves for tax increases in the upcoming National Budget and these can come in various forms, warns an expert.

SA rapidly approaching fiscal cliff - expert

2015-02-03 20:25

The fiscal cliff is rapidly approaching for the SA government and the only way it can get out of this would be through policy reform, warns an expert.

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