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Bayport Blog: Category - financial literacy

No Spend November: can you do it?

Published: November 1, 2022
Categories: financial literacy, Self Help
Tags: Financial education, Financial Literacy

No Spend November is an actual thing. It doesn’t mean you spend no money; you simply spend money only on necessities. Why would you do it? How would you do it? Let’s find out. The…

Don’t let December freak you out

Published: October 3, 2022
Categories: financial literacy
Tags: Financial education

The best way to avoid money stress after December, is to do your planning before December. Now is a good time to start. The starting point for your festive season budget is your mindset. Especially…

Leaving a (financial) legacy

Published: August 15, 2022
Categories: financial literacy
Tags: Financial Health

A legacy is something handed down from one generation to the next. More than money or property, what kind of legacy do you want to leave? The legacy you leave can be seen in terms…

What to teach your daughters about money

Published: August 1, 2022
Categories: financial literacy
Tags: Financial Literacy
Mother and daughter

Children need to learn as much about money as possible, starting as early as possible. For girls, however, it is even more important. Although this is the year 2022, women and men are certainly not…

Be a financial role model to your children

Published: June 1, 2022
Categories: financial literacy
Tags: Financial education

Children learn from their parents – that is a simple fact of life. So when it comes to money, be extra aware of the messages your words and actions send. Being a financial role model…

The importance of rewarding yourself

Published: May 23, 2022
Categories: financial literacy, Self Help
Tags: Budgeting, Financial Planning

May is the month in which we celebrate workers – you and I and millions like us. But life is not only about work, so let’s talk about rewards. Here at Bayport, we ran a…

Families really must talk about money

Published: April 11, 2022
Categories: financial literacy, Financial wellness, Self Help
Tags: Debt Advice, Debt Management, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Planning, Financial support

Money conversations can be powerful vehicles for change by improving financial literacy and financial wellbeing – and by removing family conflict. Let’s take black tax as an example. Most definitions of black tax include words…

Financial freedom is more than money

Published: April 1, 2022
Categories: financial literacy, Financial wellness
Tags: Financial education, Financial Literacy, Financial Tips

One day, when I have enough money, my life will be perfect and I will be financially free. If this is how you think about financial freedom, then we have news for you. Financial freedom…

Show those unexpected expenses some love

Published: February 2, 2022
Categories: financial literacy, Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Managing your Money
Piggy banksloving each other

Fall in love with your money Your car breaks down. Your child needs a costume for the school concert. The geyser bursts. It’s time to stop unexpected expenses from ruining your budget. One of the…

How to never be broke

Published: January 24, 2022
Categories: financial literacy
Tags: Managing your Money

Avoid being broke by doing these things The thought of never being broke sounds impossible, especially in January. But it is possible if you get into the habit of doing a few things regularly and…

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