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The Cost of Getting a Divorce

The Cost of Getting a Divorce

The rate of divorce continues to increase in South Africa, as seen by the massive increase of 28% in divorces reported by the Justice Department in their 2012-13 annual report. As a result, many South Africans are finding themselves in the strenuous position of not only ending a relationship but also managing the many financial

The Free DebtSafe Budget Template

The Free DebtSafe Budget Template

46% of people who completed our survey stated that they do not have a financial plan or budget for 2015. Being uncertain of what a budget is, and how to set one up, is a common stumbling block when it comes to your financial planning, and ultimately your financial freedom. That’s why we are happy

Safeguarding Your Stokvel

Safeguarding Your Stokvel

Stokvels – which date as far back as the 1800’s – are by no means a new concept in the arena of financial saving techniques. However, this seemingly unusual yet highly effective practice has recently seen a rapidly growing interest among South Africans. With its popularity largely accredited to mass disillusionment with the current state

Janu-Worry 2015 Survival Guide: 6 Steps

Janu-Worry 2015 Survival Guide: 6 Steps

It seems that all indications of an epic 2014 summer vacation has come to an abrupt end. With 2014 now only a distant memory many South Africans are faced with Janu-worry 2015 and it’s a scary one. If you are feeling a bit overwhelmed by Janu-worry 2015 know that you are not alone. As far