Organisation with an interest in financial literacy, invited to take part in Money Smart Week

2020-01-23 18:38

Money Smart Week SA, a financial literacy campaign aimed at motivating and empowering South Africans to become more educated about their finances, is taking place from March 23 to 28, 2020.

OPINION: Want to retire early? Don't get burnt by the FIRE

2020-01-19 09:30

Be realistic about the Financial Independence, Retire Early movement, says Elian Wiener.

Two things that affect whether you can retire early

2019-12-28 21:45

There are two main drivers which determine if early retirement is even an option for you, says Kerry King, advisory partner at Citadel.

How not to cycle through your savings should an accident occur

2019-12-09 00:00

Irrespective of whether you’re attempting the Epic, or setting out on a recreational ride, mountain biking comes with myriad risks. That’s why it’s best for riders to have cover in place every time a ride is planned.

When to cash in on cash

2019-09-09 16:35

Storing a cash pile under your bed isn’t a good idea, but having cash available for uncertain times or expensive occurrences is essential. After all, markets do crash and unexpected life events can happen.

How to DIY your retirement savings if you work in the gig economy

2019-08-05 13:20

Lauren Willoughby outlines five ways gig economy workers can DIY their retirement savings.

'Black tax, they call it': Bafuze Yabo talks finances

2019-08-03 12:59

Just as the various government departments are allocated budgets, individuals must manage their money too. ANC MP Bafuze Yabo talks us through how he saves (and when he doesn't).

Bills, bills, bills: Nik Rabinowitz talks money

2019-07-23 06:26

What's a guy to do when he can't help splurging on SARS and Eskom and accidentally misses the extra zero at the end of a price tag? Learn a few expensive lessons, of course. Fin24 got the lowdown on saving from comedian Nik Rabinowitz.

Sifiso Skenjana: Sweet to sour at Tongaat (and why 'financial irregularities' impact us all)

2019-06-18 07:00

A trend of financial 'irregularities' among corporates wreaks havoc on the savings prospects of South Africans, including for retirement, says Sifiso Skenjana.

4 important questions to ask about your retirement

2019-04-29 11:11

It is important to decide at what age you would like to retire to ensure that you have contributed enough, says a wealth manager at FNB.


How investment debit orders can help you build long-term wealth

2020-01-19 12:30

Don't wait until you have a large amount of money to invest: the key to building wealth is just starting somewhere and letting your returns generate over time, says Ebrahim Moola of Bobats Wealth Solutions.

A young Joburg analyst saved almost R7,000 in 2019 – by putting aside 10c in January and following this simple strategy

2019-12-31 08:50

Every morning, Bright Khumalo set aside an amount equal to the day of the year, times 10c.

What to do with your 13th cheque?

2019-12-23 15:54

The South African Payroll Association has been inundated with queries regarding their expected annual bonuses in December.

Ferial Haffajee: Make black tax deductible

2019-09-29 09:33

There's a credit that we don't often enough pat ourselves on the back for as South Africans, says Ferial Haffajee.

5 tips for women seeking financial independence

2019-09-03 22:45

Women are often more conservative than men in constructing their investment portfolios, says Thuli Nkomo of NFB Private Wealth Management.

How to budget if you're working in the gig economy

2019-08-04 10:49

Freelancer, temp, contractor, part-timer, digital nomad…whatever you call yourself, if you’re not employed full-time by “The Man”, you’re a gig economy worker. And that means you’re all alone when it comes to handling your finances. In the first of a three-part series, Lauren Willoughby, Retail Administration Manager at Sygnia, gives gig economy workers the low-down on how to handle their money, plan for retirement and save for it.

How to use your bond for bigger savings

2019-07-31 07:00

Many SA homeowners are missing out on the benefits of saving by paying an additional amount off their bond every month, says the CEO of BetterBond.

10 practical ways to become a better saver

2019-07-21 16:56

South Africans are not saving enough and only 6% of them will be able to maintain their standard of living after retirement.

You'll face two choices at retirement - here's how to sift through your options

2019-05-04 11:30

What you end up doing with your retirement nest egg is one of the most critical financial decisions of your life, as your choice you make will determine your lifestyle for the next 25 to 30 years, says Coronation Investment Specialist Christo Lineveldt.

5 'fail-proof' questions to get your budget under control

2019-04-20 12:43

Times are tough for SA consumers and they are looking for ways to make their money go further, according to Susan Steward from Budget Insurance.

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