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September 9, 2020
Words that will make (or cost) you money Copy
Communication around your finances is crucial if you want to be more mindful and intentional around wealth creation.
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August 6, 2020
The impact of the economy on small businesses
In a 2018 article, Tim Davis (President of The UPS Store) said this of small businesses:
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August 6, 2020
What did you do with your first paycheck?
One thing we can always know for certain is the past; but with far less certainty, the future, and even ‘later today’…
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August 6, 2020
Lessons from the lighthouse
Here’s the thing about the lighthouse - it’s focus is always offshore. At the time of writing this article, the world is still flailing...
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August 6, 2020
Crack the ice ahead of you
Spring is around the corner - bringing newness, freshness and invigoration. After a long winter, it's easy to find your attitude has iced-over! Here's how to crack the ice going forward...
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August 6, 2020
Start marketing yourself
Before we can think of saving, spending and investing - we first need to make money. Almost everybody would accept more money...
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August 6, 2020
Don't spend based on other people's income
The practice of storytelling is ubiquitous among cultures all across the globe. Sometimes we seem to forget the power that a story...
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September 4, 2020
A level head saves skewed vision
As Nelson Mandela said, once we’ve climbed a great hill we only find that there are many more hills to climb. When you’re looking up or down the hill, it’s easy to have a skewed vision of what’s really going on.
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July 21, 2020
Investing amid uncertainty
Anything of any value takes time. Likewise, creating wealth is a long-term process.
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September 4, 2020
Words that will make (or cost) you money
Communication around your finances is crucial if you want to be more mindful and intentional around wealth creation.
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September 4, 2020
Bear Markets vs Bull Markets
Bad market performance, government lockdowns, global epidemics and loadshedding aren’t what threaten our investing and financial behaviour.
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July 21, 2020
Fight the fear
When life doesn’t go according to plan, our first response will often be one of fear. Unfortunately, life generally never goes according to plan - so we encounter fear a lot!
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Interview
July 21, 2020
What’s the state of your budget?
Each year we are presented with our president’s State of the Nation address and the finance minister’s budget speech around the same time.
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July 14, 2020
What the low interest rate means for you
In light of the difficult times recently, Southern Africa has been awash in low interest rates.
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July 14, 2020
Ways to save when times are tough
Most of us are chronic under-savers even in the best of times. Yet with the current economic environment...
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July 14, 2020
Cold hard cash
Debt statistics are growing - this is very likely in part to the fact that a vast majority of us today prefer credit cards over cash.
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July 14, 2020
Three ways to thrash your debt
Effectively managing your debt is one of the best and most proactive ways of ensuring a sustainable financial future.
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July 13, 2020
Are you a savings statistic?
Most Sub-Saharan African countries are chronic ‘dis-savers’. But, you don’t have to be. Before we look at the options, let’s take a snapshot of recent events.
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July 14, 2020
The long haul
Saving is not just about a plan - it's a behaviour.Part of this behaviour is rooted in our mental ability to overcome our own fears.
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