Category: Money

5 Great Money-Saving Grocery Story Hacks for Vegetarians

In addition to boosting your health and reducing your carbon footprint, becoming a vegetarian can significantly lower your grocery bill. And if other family members such as your kids and spouse also jump on the vegetarian bus, you could save…

10 Things That Stores Do to Get Us to Buy More Stuff

It’s happened to all of us many, many times: we enter a store with a specific list of things to buy, and end up coming home with all kinds of stuff that, on further review, we really don’t or need….

5 Ways to Stay Productive When You Don’t Feel Motivated

Some days are great. You wake up, feel wonderful, go to work, enjoy the day, and accomplish all of your goals. Unfortunately, such days are rare. Most of the time, professionals may be under-the-weather, stressed, anxious, tired, bored, frustrated, or…

Cost Saving Ideas If Your Daughter Is A Flower Girl

Wedding season is fast coming upon us and with it are not just invitations but also those huge asks of the bride and groom to be as to whether you or your little ones would like to be involved in…

How to Appeal a Suspended Driver’s License

Once your driver’s license has been suspended due to some traffic violation or failure to pay fines and fees, you have to make those deferred payments, and pay them fully before your license can be reinstated and you allowed driving…

Teaching your kids about the true value of money

Money is something that has played a central role in the development of civilisation for thousands of years. Today’s currency in South Africa, the Rand, was introduced quite recently – back in 1961 when it became legal tender just before…

How to Grow your Emergency Fund

Having an emergency fund of money set aside is one of the key element to financial security, as it is there to provide a buffer should you need cash quickly. Emergency funds are your port of call should any major,…