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Diversifying with dollar-based life cover

Welcome to Life Behind the Numbers, a Discovery Life podcast series where we delve into the latest claim statistics with experts from Discovery Life. In this episode, we explor...

Money Bootcamp: Budgeting as a homeowner

Welcome to the Santam Insure Your Future Money Bootcamp with Mapalo Makhu and Maya Fisher-French.  In this, the third episode in the series, we delve into the financial intrica...

Navigating Tax Season 2024

With SARS announcing the opening of tax season on 15 July, it's crucial to understand the complexities of filing tax returns and how to maximise any tax breaks. Joining us to u...

What your credit score says about you

If you are planning on buying a home, the first thing you should do is go check your credit score. The purpose of your credit score is to inform prospective lenders how much of a risk you present when you apply for a loan.

The best way to achieve a good credit score is by always paying on time, not maxing out your affordability or credit lines and where possible paying more than the minimum amount required.

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Money Questions?Answered!

In this book, Maya shares her vast knowledge and ability to explain financial concepts in an accessible manner to answer the most common questions she receives around managing money. She also shares her own money journey from finding herself unemployed, with a new baby and a massive overdraft to financial security.