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This site is a collection of articles written by finance journalist Maya Fisher-French as well as other contributors. The aim of Maya on Money is to help you with those day-to-day money decisions related to South African finance matters. Articles cover all those areas that you need in order to manage your money effectively such as budgeting, saving, investing, banking and insurance. Feel free to engage with us and post your questions on the Forum.

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We are only human after all

If you find that you overspent this festive season, you are not alone. Despite being touted as the biggest savings nation in the world, even the Chinese are proving to be as in love with spending as the rest of us.