How to afford children and still thrive

2016-01-29 07:00

Certified financial planner Jillian Howard gives some pointers on how parents can plan their finances to ensure that their children don’t break the bank.

How to talk to your children about money

2016-01-15 10:00

In episode 14 of the “Change in your pocket” series by BrightRock, financial journalist Maya Fisher-French shares how to talk to your children about money in a friendly manner.

Teach your child to save

2015-12-11 10:00

In episode 13 of the “Change in your pocket” series by BrightRock, financial journalist Maya Fisher-French gives pointers to teach your children to save.

'Compared to animals, children are useless'

2015-11-30 14:18

To have children or not to have children? Here's what you had to say.

Oats so good!

2015-11-12 11:29

Why Jungle Oats has been South Africa’s breakfast of champions for the past 95 years.

Three pupils injured after primary school’s roof collapses

2015-09-22 11:58

THREE pupils from a primary school had to be rushed to a nearby clinic when the school’s roof collapsed under strong winds.

Watch: Kids reveal parents' driving secrets

2015-08-31 09:00

Shouting at other drivers, swearing, picking their noses... children expose the bad driving habits of parents on road trips. Watch the eye-opening video!

Can you afford to have more than one child?

2015-07-17 11:19

Can you afford as many children as you want? Here are a few financial facts to consider before starting a family.

Dump truck falls off mountain: 17 dead

2015-06-10 10:14

South Africa is plagued by bakkie/truck crash deaths - but it's not just a local problem. A dump truck carrying children drove off a cliff - 17 died.

Your kids and debt

2015-05-22 14:05

Where do kids learn about money-management styles? From their parents, of course. And don’t think they aren’t watching. They are.


Are you a payslip parent?

2016-01-15 11:50

Parents keeping their kids in 'credit' check.

Parents urged to ensure children are safely buckled up

2015-12-22 08:45

The South African Automobile Association (AA) has urged parents to make sure their children are buckled up this festive season, offering a series of helpful tips.

Don't want kids? Don't 'kid' yourself

2015-12-04 09:59

When one partner changes their mind.

Middle-seat kids: Why are they special?

2015-11-13 11:23

The middle seat isn't anyone's favourite with siblings on either side and limited space. But it does have an advantage...

Children will do what their elders do, even killing

2015-11-09 12:10

The fatal gang fights and tragic deaths of three KwaZulu-Natal pupils last week have many concerned over the environment children are growing up in.

5-year-olds escape creche 'to buy Jaguar'

2015-09-09 11:45

Two five-year-old Russian boys used spades to dig their way out of kindergarten and set off on a mission to buy a Jaguar sports car.

Doctor’s mission to make kids feel comfortable in their own skin

2015-08-28 09:05

AS KwaZulu-Natal’s first and only paediatric dermatologist, Dr Antoinette Chateau says she hopes to train more dermatologists to work with children in the province.

High-achieving children have their parents to thank

2015-07-03 13:29

Parents play a key role in many aspects of their child's success, including creating the environment in which their child's talent can be identified.

Are finances keeping you and your spouse from starting a family?

2015-05-25 11:05

Delayed parenting could cause financial strain later in life. A financial expert shows you how to build a strong financial foundation before having children.

Middle-seat kids: Why are they special?

2015-05-06 06:21

Limited legroom, a siblings on each side... the middle seat has long been considered the short straw in a car but does it have a secret?

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