Debt and marriage

2016-06-14 15:46

Discussing debt may not be the most desirable of topics, but it is necessary to ensure a happy marriage, says a debt expert.

Over 50% of divorces are initiated by women - Stats SA

2016-02-15 11:14

More and more women are opting out of marriage and more than 200 brides registered in 2014 are under 18.

The price to pay for love

2016-02-11 15:07

Valentine’s Day may be about chocolates and flowers, but one has to wonder how many couples can afford the costs associated with love, cautions a debt expert.

How to pay for a wedding

2016-02-05 10:02

In episode 17 of the “Change in your pocket” series by BrightRock, financial journalist Maya Fisher-French unpacks the true cost of a wedding and options to finance one.

Do you understand your marriage contract?

2016-01-29 10:00

In episode 16 of the “Change in your pocket” series by BrightRock, financial journalist Maya Fisher-French shares why it's important to understand your marriage contract.

13-year fight for marriage papers

2015-12-15 10:45

After fighting a losing battle with the ­Department of Home Affairs for nearly 13 years to obtain an unabridged marriage certificate, a local attorney has turned to the high court in desperation.

Marriage: For love or money?

2015-10-29 16:15

Divorce globally has skyrocketed, with an average of 55% to 60% of marriages ending in divorce, says the United Nations’ Statistics Division, making it increasingly important to protect your finances.

#Strengthtosayno: 18-year-old woman inspires a movement

2015-10-05 16:49

Rekka Kalindi inspired a global trend opposing forced child marriage after writing a memoir about the horrible treatment she faced when she refused to become a child bride.

Wanting a divorce after 7 months

2015-05-25 15:47

A Fin24 user is desperate to get a divorce after having been married for less than a year.

Three relationship destroyers – our readers speak out

2015-04-07 10:30

Relationships aren't always easy, and everyday occurrences can put strain on even the strongest love ties. Health24 readers share their relationship qualms and get expert advice. Our users speak out on those


Adelaide’s family wedding appointment

2016-04-04 12:09

Senior KwaZulu-Natal state advocate Adelaide Watt was appointed as an additional magistrate for one day so that she could preside over the marriage of her daughter, Lindsay, to Frans Swart in a civil ceremony held at the Pietermaritzburg high court.

Merging your finances in a relationship

2016-02-12 10:05

In episode 18 of the “Change in your pocket” series by BrightRock, financial journalist Maya Fisher-French shares how couples can manage their finances together.

Fewer people getting married, increase in divorces — Stats SA

2016-02-10 09:45

Fewer people are getting married now than 10 years ago, female divorcées are getting older and men are more likely to remarry multiple times.

Ukuthwala - Forced child marriages in SA

2016-02-04 00:00

It used to be a custom of mock abductions to prompt negotiations. These days it's often nothing more than rape and forced child marriage.

How to talk to your partner about money

2016-01-22 09:55

In episode 15 of the “Change in your pocket” series by BrightRock, financial journalist Maya Fisher-French shares how to talk to your partner about the "elephant in the room" - money.

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

2015-12-04 09:59

When one partner changes their mind.

8 adorably unique and romantic celebrity marriage proposals

2015-10-09 13:11

Here are some of the best celebrity proposals stories ever.

10 inspiring tweets that sum up marriage in 3 words

2015-09-15 11:51

Need some marriage advice? We have rounded up some just for you.

Marriage and money

2015-05-11 12:20

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

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.

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