Do you know what inflation, interest rates and compounding interest means? Understanding the language will help you to make smarter decisions. Kick start your financial confidence with our Money Academy videos! #finance #MoneyAcademy
We’ve all heard how important it is to save for your retirement, but only 6% of South Africans can afford to retire comfortably. Take advantage of company pension or provident funds – companies often contribute towards their staff funds. #retirement #advice
For many of us, the holidays are officially over. It's time to start getting back into the habit of tracking your spending! Download a spend tracking app such as Wally. By the end of the month, you will be able to see exactly where you spent money. #budgeting
Many people overspend during the festive season and struggle to make ends meet during January. If this sounds like you, cut back on unnecessary costs - and try not to use your savings for everyday expenses #december #hangover
Learning the art of #negotiation is not only important in business, but also in your everyday life. The idea of negotiating can be intimidating - but if you know how to do it, you can save a lot of money – from negotiating your rent with the landlord, asking for a raise or getting a better interest rate on your credit card - don’t be afraid to ask for better terms; it will benefit you in the... View details ⇨
If you’re a student, you’ll know that textbooks are expensive. Donate your old textbooks to someone who will be studying the course next year! It will save them money, and you won’t clutter your room with old, unwanted textbooks #payitforward
With 2017 just around the corner, generating passive income could have a major impact on your finances and help you survive difficult economic times. Do you have any skills that could help you earn a #passive #income?
Getting started on retirement savings can pay huge dividends in the long run. Get our top 10 financial tips for 20-somethings that will help you thrive at any age. #financial #tips [ Wonga.co.za Link ]
Do you think investing is too risky, complicated or only for the rich? Investing is not exclusively for people with lots of money to spare, nor is it all that complicated. Read on to find out how you can start investing! [ Wonga.co.za Link ]
Too many people adopt a “tomorrow” attitude when it comes to their money. Or worse, they panic because yesterday has already come and gone. Stop procrastinating and start saving today! Your "Future You" will thank you.
Consistently spending more than you earn is an easy way to accumulate debt. To stay out of debt, you’ll either need to find a way to earn more or spend less. Over the next couple of weeks, we'll be sharing our tips on ways you can spend less.
We all want our kids to be better versions of ourselves, especially when it comes to how they handle money. Here are a few important money lessons children need to learn in order to ace their finances in adulthood. #money #savy #kids [ Wonga.co.za Link ]