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BAYPORT is now on WhatsApp


Published: February 26, 2020
Categories: Self Help
Tags: WhatsApp
Bayport is now on WhatsApp

Bayport is now on WhatsApp and we have introduced a self-service menu that allows you to leisurely manage your Bayport account via WhatsApp, at any time. To start a chat, add our number 087 240…

Debt Consolidation 101


Published: January 15, 2020
Categories: Debt Relief
Tags: Debt Consolidation, Debt Management, Getting out of Debt
Combine all your debt into one debt consolidation loan

Debt Consolidation 101 Being over-indebted is probably one of the biggest hurdles on the road to financial fitness and once in bad debt many don’t how to get out of it. When it feels like…

Get out of debt: How to improve your financial wellness


Published: April 14, 2020
Categories: Debt Relief, Financial wellness
Tags: Credit Health, Debt Consolidation, Debt Counselling, Debt Management, Debt Relief, Debt stress, Financial education, Financial Health
Emergency loans

Debt affects more than our financial health; having financial issues can affect our physical and emotional wellbeing too, which is why it is so important that we work towards getting out of debt stress mode….

What is the difference between a payment holiday and credit insurance?


Published: April 7, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Financial education
Financial wellness

Many of us are uncertain about our next pay cheque, given that many businesses cannot operate while the country is in lockdown. What are your options if you can’t pay all your bills? Payment holidays…

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…

What happens now that your payment holiday is over?


Published: July 13, 2020
Categories: Debt Relief
Tags: Consolidation Loan, Debt Consolidation, Debt Management, Debt Relief, Debt Restructuring
payment-holiday-south-african-rand

The 3-month payment holiday that banks and credit providers offered their customers was a lifeline for many people. But as you come to the end of this period, it is time to look at your complete money picture and consider the debt solutions available to you.

A healthy credit record improves your chances of qualifying for a loan


Published: February 3, 2020
Categories: Financial Wellness & Emergency Loans
Tags: Credit Health, Emergency Cash, Financial Health, Financial Planning, Financial Tips
A healthy credit report improves creditworthiness

If you needed access to emergency cash today, would you be able to apply for a short term loan? You might think that you could easily qualify for a personal loan, however credit providers need…

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.

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…

How to improve your credit score the smart way


Published: March 23, 2021
Categories: Credit education and credit awareness, Credit Health, financial literacy
Tags: Credit Health, Credit Wellness, Debt stress, Financial distress, Financial Health, Financial Literacy, Financial support, Financial Tips, Money solutions
man-with-wallet-fix-credit-score

Your credit score is a powerful financial health indicator, but chasing a good score without keeping your bigger financial and debt plan in mind, can lead you to make poor money decisions. The world of…