‘I got out of debt in 6 months’: This is how Samke took control of her life

In this week’s episode of the My Money My Lifestyle podcast, Money Makeover winner Samke chats to Maya Fisher-French and Mapalo Makhu about her experience of struggling with debt from her first paycheque and how she achieved her goal of being debt-free by the age of 27.

Ahead of Youth Day, Samke’s story highlights the challenges around the lack of financial education for young people, but also a how, with the right attitude and motivation, you can take control and change your life.

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