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Can you afford to have a baby?

2017-08-17 16:22

A financial planner at Alexander Forbes Retail looks at some potential financial implications to consider before you decide to have a baby.

What to tell your younger self about money

2017-08-06 06:00

Angelique Ruzicka has asked some prominent women about what they would tell their younger selves or communities about money and how to manage it.

Saving to retire comfortably is possible

2017-07-25 18:04

Only the right financial provisions will ensure that retirees can remain financially stable during their golden years, says the head of Old Mutual Corporate Consultants.

Make the most of your savings in a low interest environment

2017-07-23 16:22

With today's much lower returns, you'll need to save even more and for longer to reach your financial goals.Two experts discuss some of the savings vehicles available.

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Consumers can save large sums of money by just cutting down on the small luxuries in life. Investment actuary Hildegarde Wilson crunches the numbers.

Consumers can save large sums of money by just cutting down on the small luxuries in life. Investment actuary Hildegarde Wilson crunches the numbers.

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It's a myth that Shariah compliant products perform poorly in comparison to conventional funds, an analyst tells Fin24.

It's a myth that Shariah compliant products perform poorly in comparison to conventional funds, an analyst tells Fin24.

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4 ways you can save up for lobola

2017-07-12 05:00

Start saving for lobola early to allow enough time to earn returns on your investment. Here are four possible short-term investment tools you can use.

The critical role of emergency savings

2017-07-08 10:00

We’re missing an important opportunity by not understanding the critical role emergency savings play alongside long-term savings, says Anne Cabot-Alletzhauser.

SA's slow growth will make it harder to save, warns economist

2017-07-05 14:38

Squeezed South Africans have only one option to secure their future and that is to save, says an economist.

Why you shouldn't cash out when changing jobs

2017-07-01 06:00

The decision to access retirement savings early to ease financial strain has a huge impact on future finances, explains a financial expert.

 

Blunders to avoid when buying a home

2017-08-06 16:17

While setting enough money aside for a deposit for a home is in itself a financial feat, it is not the only financial consideration for would-be homeowners.

101 savings tips

2017-08-04 11:24

The vast majority of South Africans don’t save, even if it is in their best interest – and that of the economy – to do so. We’ve put together dozens of practical tips to help you put more change into your piggy bank – or your investment portfolio.

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Don’t become indebted for things you know are going to happen like lobola, university fees and weddings. Rather save for them, says an expert.

Don’t become indebted for things you know are going to happen like lobola, university fees and weddings. Rather save for them, says an expert.

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Your golden years are supposed to be a happy eventuality, but they could be dark if you fail to save for them, warns Old Mutual Personal Finance advice manager Priya Naicker.

Your golden years are supposed to be a happy eventuality, but they could be dark if you fail to save for them, warns Old Mutual Personal Finance advice manager Priya Naicker.

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Though physical circumstances contribute to why South Africans are so bad at saving, it runs much deeper than that, according to success coach Michele Steyn.

Though physical circumstances contribute to why South Africans are so bad at saving, it runs much deeper than that, according to success coach Michele Steyn.

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How much do I need to retire comfortably?

2017-07-19 10:55

Everyone wants to retire comfortably, but something many people are unsure about is how much they really need to put away to ensure that they can maintain their standard of living after retiring.

Savings survey shows hope for winning war on debt

2017-07-11 16:10

South Africans are paying off debt faster and borrowing less, the Old Mutual Savings and Investment Monitor for 2017 shows.

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It's never too late to save. And nothing better to remind us than National Savings Month. Fin24 have a list of experts lined up to unpack all the options. WATCH

It's never too late to save. And nothing better to remind us than National Savings Month. Fin24 have a list of experts lined up to unpack all the options. WATCH

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5 habits that stop you from building your savings

2017-07-05 07:02

The extent to which you are able to save depends largely on your attitude towards money and not how much you earn, says a product specialist.

Compulsory social security fund on the cards

2017-06-26 14:41

Government is moving ahead with efforts to compel all workers to contribute towards a national social security fund to provide for retirement, death and disability benefits.

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