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Become debt-free by avoiding the causes

Become debt-free by avoiding the causes Many South Africans buckling under the heavy weight of debt describe a sudden, ‘overnight’ realisation of the size of their financial dilemma. The gradual build up to a financial meltdown seems to go unnoticed until one day, often in a person’s mid- to late twenties, when he/she makes an […]

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Emergency fund: how to start one?

Emergency fund: how to start one? Why is an emergency fund so crucial to your financial health? It will decrease your debt. In times of emergency, people with no emergency fund usually turn to the faithful credit card: this means your debt repayment will most likely be the first thing to suffer, digging you even […]

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Money mistakes during different life stages

Money mistakes during different life stages NCR help KZN government host workshop on debt counselling The KwaZulu-Natal government, in partnership with the KwaZulu-Natal Financial Literacy Association (KZNFLA), South Africa’s number of over-indebted consumers is worryingly high. People are guilty of general financial mistakes, for example not applying self-discipline and splurging on unnecessary items, not saving, […]