Marriage and money

2015-05-11 12:20

Money Management is one of the most common challenges in a marriage, says an expert.

Tying the knot without tying up funds

2013-08-25 17:11

Couples shouldn't be afraid to discuss salary, potential promotions, and other factors that could affect their financial future.

Plan before you tie the knot

2013-08-03 15:20

It is important for a woman to be aware of legal options and vital issues before she ties the knot.

Wedding bells, savings hell

2012-09-06 10:43

A Fin24 user was left broke by his wedding day.

'Marriage inequality like apartheid'

2012-05-28 15:22

Charlize Theron has said she has no plans to marry anytime soon, as long as same-sex couples are not allowed to marry too.

How do I save for a wedding?

2011-05-25 10:41

A bride-to-be wants to save R50 000 for a dream wedding. Where to start?

What happens if my husband dies?

2011-04-26 10:55

A Fin24 user who has been living with her husband in a customary marriage is worried about what will happen to his estate.


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That awkward pre-marriage discussion … and why you need to have it

2015-03-10 10:28

Sometimes we have to scratch the record of romance and face reality before getting married.

Love hurts… your wallet

2015-02-12 10:05

How do you show romantic love without breaking the bank?


Bonus, blacklisting and antenuptual contracts

2015-01-21 16:53

A Fin24 user wants to know if an antenuptual contract gives an ex-spouse access to her bonus, and how his blacklisting will affect accrual payment.

Brides should say ‘I do’ twice

2013-08-13 15:20

Ignorance of financial matters renders wives vulnerable, especially in a society with a high divorce rate, says an expert.

Debt cripples relationships

2013-06-13 10:12

An overwhelming 94.5% of survey respondents indicated that their relationships were worse off because of debt.

Power of the prenup

2012-06-07 07:28

Monied young couples are flocking to prenuptial agreements.

Investments in marriage

2011-09-02 06:45

As markets swoon, brokers become couples counsellors.

To-do list after saying 'I do'

2011-05-08 11:54

A list of financial priorities for non-royal newly-weds.

Woman marries herself

2010-11-07 08:37

A Taiwanese woman has "married" herself by throwing a wedding banquet at a local hotel after becoming an internet sensation since announcing her plans.

Can cheating on your spouse save your marriage?

2015-03-11 10:47

The 32 million people who use a discreet marital dating service seem to think so.

I saved myself for marriage and wish I hadn’t

2015-03-05 00:00

Girls are often encouraged to make pledges to "save" themselves for marriage, but what are the potential psychological effects of this stigmatization of sex?

How abstinence makes the heart grow fonder

2015-02-09 09:19

Bowing to pressures to abstain from sex in the months leading up to their wedding might seem a little prudish, but the added anticipation took bride-in-progress Mary B and her fiancé back to the flirtatious early days of their relationship. She explains.

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