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Habits to bust before beating debt

Habits to bust before beating debt

Bad habits can be tricky to beat. It feels as though they weasel their way into your behaviour and before you know it, they’re part of your life. But they don’t need to be impossible to get rid of. Replacing bad habits with good ones takes focused practice and consistent […]

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Finding Financial Empowerment in Marriage

Finding Financial Empowerment in Marriage

When love is in the air it’s only expected that you’d want to avoid conversations about the legal consequences of signing a marriage contract. However, tying the knot can change your financial circumstances dramatically, especially where debt is involved. Years down the line you may find that you’re shouldering the […]

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THE DEEPER MEANING OF MONEY

THE DEEPER MEANING OF MONEY

How your perception of money affects how you spend it. In Western society money often equates with a sense of power and self-esteem, so what happens when we lose it all or have little to begin with? We’ve unpacked some of the ways you can look after your mental-health, even […]

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MONEY AND MARRIAGE: THE 3 REGIMES

MONEY AND MARRIAGE: THE 3 REGIMES

Marriage is a beautiful celebration of love and commitment, but it also brings with it a fair amount of legal and financial implications and administration. One of the most important marital decisions you will need to make is choosing the type of matrimonial regime into which you and your spouse […]

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Free Financial Holiday Reads

Free Financial Holiday Reads

With the holidays upon us, you’ll hopefully find some spare time to brush up on your reading. Luckily, we’ve done the hard work for you by compiling a list of free articles and blogs that will help you brush up on your financial savvy so you can enter the new […]

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Set Your Sights on Success: An Expert Shows Us How

Set Your Sights on Success: An Expert Shows Us How

Cape Talk Money Matters host and financial planner Sylvia Walker provides readers with a wealth of information and easy to follow tips on how to gain financial independence and create wealth. We’ve summarised some key points that anyone can follow to start planning for financial independence and a debt-free lifestyle […]

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10 PRICELESS GIFTS THAT COST NOTHING

10 PRICELESS GIFTS THAT COST NOTHING

The festive season is a beautiful time set aside for all of us to rest, reflect on the past year, and spend time with those whom we hold most dear. Of course, this special time is accompanied by a number of long-held traditions, one of the most prominent being gift-giving. […]

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4 BLACK FRIDAY MYTHS DEBUNKED

4 BLACK FRIDAY MYTHS DEBUNKED

“Black Friday is the BEST day to buy!” WRONG. It may be presented as the perfect opportunity to get festive without breaking the bank, but BEWARE – Black Friday deals aren’t all they are cracked up to be. To help you navigate this time of temptation and media-fuelled FOMO, we’ve […]

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