Money Makeover winner Samke chats to Maya and Mapalo about struggling with debt and how she achieved her goal of being debt free by the age of 27.
Category - Credit
Many consumers do not know they have credit life insurance which settles your loan should you die, become disabled or get retrenched.
The Credit Bureau Association recently stated that credit bureaus will not hold information regarding outstanding e-tolls.
There is a great deal of confusion over how the interest-free period works on your credit card.
One of the more frequent questions I get asked is whether it makes sense to pay an upfront deposit when buying a car.
The start of a new year is a great time to review your finances and saving habits and to check up on your credit profile.
Using a credit card makes a lot of sense, as long as you have the self discipline to manage it properly.
Beware the false hope behind debt relief headlines.
In the current economic climate, many South Africans need to borrow money out of desperation just to help them survive. It is here where scam artists and unscrupulous marketers prey on the public,
The pricing cap on credit insurance is good news for new loans, but many existing credit customers are still paying over the odds.
There is a misconception that debt intervention proposals currently being considered could mean that some debts are likely to be written off.
Just because a credit retailer no longer requires a payslip or bank account doesn’t mean they won’t have to do an affordability test.