Blog - Bayport Financial Services
Your browser is out of date. It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this websites Click Here to Update
COVID-19 Notice: Bayport’s services are still accessible. Bayport encourages you to process all your Bayport requirements online. You can apply, get updates and view statements via our online portal. Please register and login. You can also use our WhatsApp self service portal by sending a message to 087 240 5555. For more information click here

Bayport Blog: Category - All

Whatever you do, don’t look at your investments now


Published: June 17, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Financial Literacy
phone-with-investment-graph

Stock markets are battlefields at the moment. You might be panicking about your investments, with good reason, but now is not the time to take drastic action.

How to save money every day


Published: June 11, 2020
Categories: Emergency loans, financial literacy, Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Day-to-day expenses, Emergency Cash, Financial education, Financial Tips, Getting out of Debt, Managing your Money, Personal budget
money-investment-growth

The longest journey starts with a single step. Rivers consist of drops of water. Grains of sand becomes a beach. In the same way, what you do with your money every day, adds up to…

What to consider before you ask your employer for a loan


Published: June 2, 2020
Categories: Workplace loans
Tags: Employee loans, salary advances
employee-in-suit

The ability to get an advance on your salary or even a loan from the company you work for, is seen as a benefit for employees. It can certainly be a quicker, safer, and even…

Your rights as a consumer


Published: June 2, 2020
Categories: Debt Advice, Debt Relief
Tags: Credit Wellness, Financial Health, Responsible lending, Your rights and responsibilities
judge-court-hammer

As a consumer, you have specific rights when it comes to credit, be it short-term or long-term loans. In South Africa, the National Credit Act (NCA) sets out the basic rights – and responsibilities –…

Take control of your financial wellness during times of crisis


Published: May 25, 2020
Categories: Debt Relief, Financial wellness
Tags: Consolidation Loan, Credit Health, Debt Consolidation, Debt Counselling, Debt Management, Debt Relief, Debt stress, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Planning
Debt Consolidation Loan

The Covid-19 pandemic has placed a great amount of stress and uncertainty on everyone. There are concerns around job security, a global recession, physical health and overall financial wellness.

Personal budgeting is the key to long-term financial rewards


Published: May 13, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Bad Debt, Budgeting, Clear Debt, Consolidation Loan, Credit Health, Credit Score/Rating, Debt Consolidation, Debt Restructuring, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Planning
Personal Budget Plan

Personal budgeting should be the basic and primary foundation for every individual household, whether you live salary-to-salary, or earn a six-figure income a year. If you do not know where your money is going, it…

Formal or informal – which loan should you choose?


Published: May 13, 2020
Categories: Personal loans
Tags: Bad Debt, Borrow Money, Loans, Unsecured personal laon
loans to choose

Almost everyone needs a loan at some point. It could be as informal as borrowing R50 from a friend to pay for a meal, or as formal as signing a multi-page loan agreement with a…

How to apply for a consolidation loan


Published: May 12, 2020
Categories: Debt Advice, Debt Relief, financial literacy
Tags: Clear Debt, Consolidation Loan, Debt Consolidation, Financial Planning
Debt Consolidation

Debt can run away with you if you don’t keep a tight rein on it. If you find yourself in a position where multiple loans are destroying your financial wellbeing and peace of mind, not…

Tips on how to manage your money better


Published: May 12, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Financial Planning, Getting out of Debt
Financial Personal Budget

We all would like more money, and most of us believe that more money will solve our money problems. Sadly, this is not true. All money gurus agree that it’s not how much money you…

Understanding your payslip


Published: May 8, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness, Personal loans, Workplace loans
Tags: Payroll lending, Salary
Understanding your payslip

You go to work, you get your salary, you check your payslip to see how much money you take home this month, and then you probably forget about that piece of paper. The truth is…

Different ways to contact us

Apply Online
Online

Our online personal loan application is safe and secure
login or register.

Loan application via WhatsApp
WhatsApp

We are on WhatsApp give us a text 087 240 5555.

Find a Branch
Find a branch

See where the nearest branch is Branch locator.

Get an agent to call me back
Call me / Call you

Call us on 087 287 4000 or fill out this form and we will call you back.