It is better to speak to an expert who will do a budget assessment and give advice on the the best options available for consumers, says a debt expert.

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Strategic planning

2011-10-30 10:57

Sound advice from 7 Strategy Questions by Robert Simon on how and where strategic planning goes wrong.

How to find your ideal wedding day scent

2015-05-18 00:00

Everything is sorted - but the perfect fragrance to complete the big day is eluding you. Don't worry! We’re here to help make the process a walk in the park…

7 ways to incorporate organza into your wedding

2015-02-19 15:27

This shimmery translucent fabric has been around for decades and, as a result, has become somewhat overlooked and underrated.

33 Things you and your partner need to talk about before you get married

2015-01-07 00:00

Do you and your partner really know what you’re getting yourselves into for the long haul? Perhaps it’s time to sit down and discuss some of the following things.

5 top tips to ensure that planning your wedding is a breeze

2014-12-18 13:01

So you’ve saved the date, but now the hard work begins. Here’s how to ensure your planning goes off without a hitch.

How to have a Game of Thrones themed wedding

2014-12-02 14:09

Eight ways you can pay homage to your favourite series on your wedding day.

5 things not to do at your wedding

2014-11-24 15:06

Want to avoid negative feedback about your wedding? Then keep these 5 things in mind.

9 things to keep in mind when you’re planning to have a beach wedding

2014-11-05 16:17

Want to wed at the beach? Here’s what you need to know.

4 of the most ridiculous moments on My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding

2014-10-27 12:42

There’s wedding reality TV shows and then there’s My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding. If you ask us, this show deserves a special category all of its own.


Expert tips to plan expenses

2014-01-16 15:50

A legal marketing specialist says it's important that people plan and prepare for unforeseen financial issues in the coming year.

Scrapbook your wedding album

2015-05-22 11:49

Why not add a personal touch to your wedding album with these crafty tips and tricks?

The fattest bridesmaid

2015-04-21 12:58

Becoming a bridesmaid threw Samantha’s weight issues into sharp relief…

Couple asks strangers to gatecrash their Vegas wedding (for R3 454 each!)

2015-01-27 14:28

What better way to crowd-fund your wedding than by auctioning off tickets?

How to honeymoon on a budget

2014-12-23 00:00

Plan your dream honeymoon using a fail-proof financial plan.


As lovely as the traditional, three-tiered layered cake is, it’s not your only option. Here are just a few alternatives that are just as fabulous and (in some cases), more cost-effective.

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I spy: 10 types of drunks at weddings

2014-11-28 00:00

Which one are you?

8 ways to achieve the perfect romantic atmosphere at your wedding

2014-11-10 12:23

Setting the mood is crucial, especially at a wedding. This is why lighting is just as important as the decor when planning for your big day.

5 Hilarious wedding cake fails

2014-11-05 14:10

Here’s why you should have the wedding cake at the reception before everyone enters.

The best (and most creative) ways to entertain your wedding guests

2014-10-15 13:55

Why opt for just having a boring band at your wedding, when you can spice things up by getting a magician instead?

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