Retirement annuity benefit allocation: what happens in practice

2019-10-30 18:35

A Fin24 reader provides some additional insight into what might happen to your retirement annuity benefits if you pass away before you have accessed these.

VAT-free wish list: eggs and sugar tax in spotlight

2018-04-03 21:00

In an informal survey by Fin24, more consumers share issues they want to raise about the VAT increase and the current 19 VAT-free items.

VAT-free wish list: Consumers speak out

2018-03-31 11:00

Give us VAT-free chicken, sanitary towels and meat in general, was the clear call from Fin24 users taking part in an informal survey ahead of the VAT increase.

#ANC54 online poll - Fin24 users weigh in on ANC leadership race

2017-12-18 13:36

With official results expected later, see what Fin24 readers had to say about who is most likely to win the ANC leadership race.

#Steinhoff: How economists reacted on Twitter

2017-12-08 15:18

Twitter has been abuzz since news broke on Tuesday evening that Steinhoff International's CEO Markus Jooste had immediately resigned. Here is what economists and business people had to say on social media.

Wynand Meyering: A response to Cosatu lashing out at SARB's Lesetja Kganyago

2017-07-24 12:28

If you want the highest possible economic growth, the inflation target should be zero in the economy, writes Fin24 user Wynand Meyering.

MMM: I lost R90 000 instead of becoming a millionaire in 6 months

2017-07-14 12:46

Disgruntled former members of pyramid scheme MMM have reported mounting losses to Fin24, with the current tally at R649 000 and set to rise.

MMM victim: I lost R35 000 after system 'froze'

2017-07-12 14:06

A Fin24 user, who wishes to remain anonymous, lost R35 000 between herself and her fiancé from the Ponzi scheme MMM after the account "froze" in April 2016.

MEMES: Twitter responds to ANC's call to nationalise #ReserveBank

2017-07-06 14:06

Have a look at some of the reactions on Twitter to a proposal by the ANC's national policy conference that the SA Reserve Bank should be nationalised.

#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.


Fin24 reader's journey to being money-wise

2019-02-21 13:08

Fin24 reader Khuselwa Ncwana shares her journey of becoming more money wise and the role Fin24 played in helping her to get there.

Open letter to minister of finance on fuel levy, inflation

2018-04-03 17:58

A Fin24 user says that over the past few years he has always been meaning to write an open letter to the minister of finance after the annual national budget.

Zuma's #FreeEducation plan: your views

2018-01-05 11:13

Fin24 users on social media have weighed in on President Jacob Zuma's plan for free higher education announced at the ANC’s national elective conference. Here is what you said.

#Steinhoff scandal: Your views

2017-12-08 22:30

We asked users on Facebook what they think of recent developments at Steinhoff. Here is what they said:

SA reacts to high #unemployment

2017-08-07 16:42

South Africans took to Twitter to express their views as SA's unemployment rate remains stubbornly high at levels last seen in 2003.

More MMM victims come forward as losses run into millions

2017-07-20 14:23

Stories shared by numerous Fin24 users tell a tale of loss, regret and disillusionment, with victims losing anything from R500 to a combined toll of R1.3m from a single family group.

MEMES - #GigabaEconomicPlan

2017-07-14 12:19

Twitter has been abuzz with memes criticising Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's 14-point plan for economic revival.

MEMES – Tweeps poke fun at Public Protector, question her abilities

2017-07-11 11:16

#PublicProtector has been trending, following reports that Busisiwe Mkhwebane won't oppose SARB's review application after she called for its constitutional mandate to be changed.

#SocialMediaShutdown trending - MEMES

2017-06-21 16:05

Ntsiki Mazwai has 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.

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