Simply Financial Services is a low-cost, no-frills insurer that offers a domestic worker life, disability and funeral cover for less than R100 per month.
Archive - February 2018
CreditVision, a new product from TransUnion, should make it easier to get financing without a credit record.
In many cases the only people who make money out of expensive trading software are those selling the software, not those using it.
Government has taken the step to increase the VAT rate from 14% to 15%, raising an additional R22.9bn to meet the fee-free higher education costs and reduce debt.
Illegal loan sharks continue to operate across South Africa, using threats to collect payment, keeping customers’ bank cards and IDs, and charging interest rates so high that the client will never be able to pay it off.
We often complain that we don’t have enough money to save, but it is often the hassle of opening up a savings account and committing to the minimum investment amounts that is the major hurdle. This is especially true for the younger generation...
In the late 1990s, Tim was given 3 500 Naspers share options which he sold in 2001 to buy his daughter a new car. Today, those shares would be worth around R10 million!
In case you had missed the news, here in Cape Town where I live, there is a good chance water will stop coming out of taps on 12 April – “Day Zero”.
A story of how sticking to a stop-loss saved one trader from suffering huge losses back in 1996.
If you’ve decided that 2018 is the time to get your finances under control, try this month-by-month plan so that your finances and admin are all up-to-date by the end of the year.