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03Nov 2020
Debt Counselling

Debt Counselling: Your questions answered. What is the NCA? National Credit Act. Act prescribing rules and regulations for the credit industry and sets the groundwork for over-indebtedness and debt counselling. What is the NCR? National Credit Regulator. Regulatory body responsible for monitoring the credit industry What is debt review? Debt review also known as Debt […]

20Oct 2020
Debt Review

Understanding the Debt Review Process Debt review is a process where a debt counsellor assesses your outstanding debt and implements a restructured debt repayment plan on your behalf. A new monthly payment plan is drawn up by your debt counsellor. When you are undergoing debt review, you are legally protected by the National Credit Act […]

11Sep 2020
Emotional spending

Take control of your emotional spending Shopping has become a huge part of today’s society. Advertising has taken over with the technological advancements that have become a part of our daily lives.  Whenever you turn on the TV or simply open your smartphone, adverts trying to convince you to buy their products pop up constantly. No wonder emotional spending has become such a […]

28Aug 2020
insurance

The Covid-19 pandemic has shown us that anything can happen at any time and unfortunately, we need to prepare for the worst. It has also exposed the importance of credit life insurance. You can never be too sure about the happenings of the future, but you can prepare for It.  Credit Life Insurance is a type of life insurance policy designed to pay off your […]

25Aug 2020
financial situation during the pandemic

The global pandemic has not only changed our lives as we know it, but it has drastically changed the South African economy and in turn, our finances. South Africans have had to change their way of living to suit their new financial situation. Many have been left without any income for months, and are not able to afford the […]

29Jul 2020
Healthy finances

Healthy finances are regarded as the state of stability of one’s person’s finances. It can be hard to gain financial stability in today’s world but there are steps you can take to get onto the right path towards healthy finances. Here are a few tips and tricks to guide you towards gaining healthy finances.   Set Goals   Make short term […]

24Jul 2020
midyear finances

Can you believe we are halfway through the year already? The year has flown by during the nationwide lock-down as a result of the global pandemic and many South Africans have had a tough financial start to the year. Although many are saying 2020 is a write off, there are some changes to make to your finances to make the latter half […]