A furious mom's open letter to all mothers-in-law

2017-08-16 16:07

To the mothers-in-law who have nothing good to say about their daughter-in-laws, I want to say: keep it to yourself.

Property rights after marriage

2017-07-18 18:00

Marriage is a life-changing event, and not just in the emotional sense – it alters the way we manage things like finances and property ownership too.

How to protect your assets in the event of divorce

2016-10-13 07:37

A Fin24 user wants to know if his assets will be subject to accrual in the event of a divorce.

Will the ‘I dos’ wane as registers dry up

2016-09-11 06:03

Couples planning to get married this spring may be forced to postpone their wedding ceremonies, as the department of home affairs is experiencing a countrywide shortage of marriage registers.

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.

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.

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.

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.


Brenda Mhlongo admits motherhood is challenging

2017-08-11 11:51

Brenda Mhlongo opens up about her long-lasting marriage and her role as a mother.

Sex and marriage with robots: science fiction or new reality?

2016-12-22 10:19

Sex with robots is "just around the corner", an expert told a global conference in London this week featuring interactive sex toys and discussions on the ethics of relationships with humanoids.

A happy spouse may keep you healthy

2016-09-29 13:18

Researchers found that simply having a happy spouse may enhance one's health as much as being happy oneself.

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.

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.

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.

Marriage and money

2015-05-11 12:20

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

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