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Money hacks when you’re in your 20s to build financial wellness


Published: June 7, 2021
Categories: Debt Relief, Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Credit Health, Credit Wellness, Financial Health

The sooner you start making a financial plan for yourself, the brighter your future will be. A few simple steps today will make financial health in your 30s, and the years to come, a reality….

No personal budget and other money mistakes young people make


Published: June 3, 2021
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting

The saying goes you’re never too old to learn. The opposite is also true: you are never too young to learn about, and do, the right money things to achieve financial wellness. June is Youth…

Protected: Financial literacy lessons for my younger self


Published: June 3, 2021
Categories: Debt Relief, Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Debt stress, Financial Health, Financial Literacy, Financial Stress

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Is the 50/30/20 rule possible in your budget?


Published: May 24, 2021
Categories: Debt Relief
Tags: Debt Consolidation, Debt Relief, Debt Restructuring
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Is the 50/30/20 rule possible in your budget? How much should you spend on what? Let’s look at a few guidelines to help you with your financial planning. When you first draw up a budget,…

Make sure insurance contributes to your financial health


Published: May 17, 2021
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Financial Health, Financial Literacy
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Make sure insurance contributes to your financial health A cornerstone of financial planning is making sure you have enough insurance and the right types of insurance. There is a saying that we don’t think about…

How to deal with debt stress when you suddenly earn less


Published: May 10, 2021
Categories: Debt Relief
Tags: Debt Consolidation, Debt Relief
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How to deal with debt stress when you suddenly earn less When your salary is unexpectedly reduced, financial distress is a reality. But there are ways to cope. The Covid-19 pandemic hit South Africa hard….

Financial literacy is extremely important when getting a new job


Published: May 3, 2021
Categories: Financial wellness, Workplace loans
Tags: Financial Literacy, Workplace financial wellness
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Financial literacy for the newly employed Your first, or even a new job, is an exciting thing. Understanding your fringe benefits can be equally exciting as it moves you towards long-term financial health. The best…

Avoid financial distress and make finances a family affair


Published: May 3, 2021
Categories: Debt Relief
Tags: Financial Stress
Family-finances-stress-free-in-field

Avoid financial distress and make finances a family affair Who gets a voice in a family’s finances? The answer can cause a lot of financial stress or remove it. In most households and families, money…

How to get out of debt as a family


Published: April 23, 2021
Categories: Debt Relief
Tags: Debt Consolidation, Debt Restructuring
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How to get out of debt as a family The feeling that you are drowning in debt is not fun. Instead of feeling that you must solve the problem on your own, get your family…

With financial planning and a personal budget, holiday activities don’t have cause financial stress


Published: April 23, 2021
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Financial Health, Financial Stress, Financial Tips
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With financial planning and a personal budget, holiday activities don’t have to break the bank and cause financial stress Keeping children busy during the holidays can feel like a full-time job. With some clever financial…