We asked South Africans to share their “crazy ways to save” and we got some great ideas!
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Some crowdsourced ideas on how to save from young, savvy South Africans doing more to manage their money better.
Sue Torr, a Director at Crue Invest, has conceptualised the #just1thing campaign to show people how sacrificing something small, like a cup of coffee or manicure, can have a meaningful, positive effect on your bank balance.
Times are tough and even though the inflation rate might be slowing down, prices are still going up. This means your cost of living is only going to increase as the months go by.
There is no doubt that 2016 is going to be tough on households financially as price increases across the board push up our day-to-day living expenses.
“Better late than never”, or so the saying goes. We say: “Better now than too late.” But dealing with financial matters is something that we tend to keep putting off. Here are five reasons why you need to sort out your finances today! 1. Beat the January blues That first week or two back at work is always tough, so take...
If you cut out your monthly trip to the cinema and saved what you would have spent on your night out, you could significantly boost your retirement fund. “It is surprising what can be achieved by employing a bit of what I call movie magic’,” says Esther Venter, the Executive Dean at Milpark Business School. Venter says while it is...
Every year the same tips circulate about how to get your finances in order, but every year they are worth reading. Even if you just follow one tip, it is a step in the right direction. John Manyike, head of financial education at Old Mutual suggests the following steps to avoid a debt nightmare in January 2012 and beyond. Face your fears • Find...
So you think you can't find money to save? Here are six savings tips which could save you over R1 000 a month.