Monthly Archives: March 2015

END OF MONTH SAVING TIPS

Once again we are at the end of another month and I hope that the year has been going well for all! Regardless of how well things are going, there is always something that we can address and change in our lives to hopefully bring about a good change! From changing our eating habits to…
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5 FACTS ABOUT HOSPITAL PLANS

Full medical cover has become an expensive purchase that few South Africans can afford. This is the reason for the increased popularity of hospital plans that cover your medical bills if you are hospitalised. Having come from a generation that largely understood medical cover as a ‘covers all’ policy, it’s important to run through these…
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BUDGET 2015 – HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW…

“Today’s budget is constrained by the need to consolidate our public finances, in the context of slower growth and rising debt.” said Minister of Finance, Nhlanhla Nene. Giving the budget speech was a far from enviable job in light of the huge government spending deficit that needs to be recovered. The speech was a short…
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HOW CAN I LOWER MY CAR INSURANCE?

Insurance is one of those purchases that requires a mature and foresightful mindset. The reality is that it's not really about if you will have a bump or a scrape, but when... Once you come to terms with this, it then becomes a question of spending as little as needed on your premiums whilst getting…
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PETROL PRICE HIKE

Whatever goes up, must come down. And when the petrol price comes down, we can expect it to go up... South African motorists will have to brace themselves for the increase in fuel price this coming Wednesday (4 March), following the much enjoyed reprieve. Petrol will be rising by 96 cents a litre whilst the…
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