#SocialMediaShutdown trending - MEMES

2017-06-21 16:05

Ntsiki Mazwai called on South Africans to boycott social media in protest against high data costs. Fin24 asked users if they thought this boycott would help reduce data costs.

'Security personnel a law unto themselves'

2017-06-20 13:41

It is necessary to enforce the rule of law for security personnel, says a Fin24 user in response to Mandi Smallhorne’s column You're not above the law, Mr Armed Response.

Mr Probably Not: A response to Mandi Smallhorne

2017-06-19 19:15

Instead of moaning about security companies damaging grass, why not ask for additional patrols during certain times of the day, writes a Fin24 user.

MEMES: Eskom board chair resigns

2017-06-13 15:02

Former Eskom board chairperson Ben Ngubane has been trending on Twitter for most of the day, following his resignation. These funny memes tell the story better.

OPINION: The only way to radically transform the economy

2017-06-07 11:57

There is only one way to radically transform the SA economy and it must start with the government investing meaningfully in education, writes Fin24 user Steve Thomas.

A response to Saffers complaining about proposed expat tax

2017-04-26 18:47

A planned tax regime, aimed at South Africans living in tax free havens, will contribute to the redistribution of some of the wealth in the country, writes Dhanyal Davidson.

To SA from Bermuda: There is no such thing as tax-free havens

2017-04-19 13:54

Not paying income tax does not necessarily mean South African expats pay no tax at all, writes a Fin24 user working in Bermuda, using payroll tax as example.

'JZ’s wrecking ball bulldozing your financial wellbeing'

2017-03-29 12:58

A seriously concerned citizen explains how President Jacob Zuma's regular reckless actions devastate the financial wellbeing of South Africans.

BEWARE: Woman scammed of R35 000 by online fling

2017-02-26 14:37

A Fin24 user has come forward to share her story of how she was conned by a man who she met online.

Pointers for Pravin: Reduce taxes and no nuclear please

2017-02-13 18:59

Fin24 has been flooded with users' ideas for Pravin Gordhan's budget speech, ranging from the plight of pensioners to acknowledging the contribution of security guards.


#SocialMediaBlackout - MEMES

2017-06-20 16:54

South African poet and activist Ntsiki Mazwai has called on South Africans to boycott all social media platforms from midnight.

SARB - The big conundrum

2017-06-20 13:02

South Africa’s monetary policy is facing a conundrum having to deal with a technical recession and ratings downgrades, says Tshwane City Councillor Jordan Griffiths.

MEMES: SA economy trending

2017-06-15 16:47

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba addressed the media, following a meeting called by President Zuma to look at interventions for the economy. South Africans took to Twitter to express their views.

#ThingsThatLedUsIntoARecession - memes

2017-06-12 13:24

Stats SA has announced earlier this month that South Africa has entered a technical recession, South Africans took to Twitter express their feelings in funny memes.

Your views on the R20/hr minimum wage

2017-05-03 16:05

South Africa will formally adopt a national minimum wage of R20.00 per hour on Worker’s Day next year. Fin24 asked users what they think of the proposed amount.

Vox pop: Learn from Gordhan, locals tell Gigaba on downgrade

2017-04-19 14:50

South Africans told Fin24 they fear price hikes, and that new Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba must be mindful of the impact his decisions will have on the country.

Does earning R50k in SA make you wealthy?

2017-04-13 14:02

Two Fin24 users share opposing views on whether a monthly income of R50 000 classifies someone as wealthy.

International Womens Day: We are all wonderwomen!

2017-03-10 17:51

Women across the world were celebrated on Wednesday, which marked International Women's Day. Have a look at some of the tweets.

Budget tips: I am taxed out, Mr Gordhan!

2017-02-16 11:30

Fin24 user Willem presents a feasible model to fund education and says he is taxed out, especially when looking at the high levels of corruption from the president and his cronies.

R20/hour wage deal: What Fin24 users think

2017-02-12 14:01

Is the proposed national minimum wage of R20 an hour a boon for exploited workers, or will it simply add to SA's unemployment woes? Fin24 users give their views.

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