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32% of South Africans do not have a bank account – here’s why

By Isabelle Coetzee

A recent survey focussed on the growth of South African customers who bank with the ‘big five’, but it also pointed out that nearly 32% of South Africans don’t have a bank account at all.

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Sassa recipients strike gold as new card is unveiled

By Athenkosi Sawutana

The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) recently launched a new gold card which boasts not just new features, but benefits as well.

 

Sassa recipients strike gold as new card is unveiled
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Education

How to protect yourself in an internship

By Isabelle Coetzee

Most employers abide by regulations and ensure their interns are taken care of. They create a supportive learning environment to help their interns kick off their careers. But not all interns are this lucky; some are taken advantage of, and others are neglected. This week we found out more about internships so that you can protect yourself by being informed.  

How to protect yourself in an internship
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Banking

New features added to FNB banking app

By Isabelle Coetzee

Last week First National Bank (FNB) launched nav» Money, a new feature within its banking app which will allow clients to better monitor their finances.  

New features added to FNB banking app
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Financial News

If you’re an earning millennial, this one’s for you…

By Danielle van Wyk

Innovative, entitled and overly confident are but some of the stereotypes that people have come to associate with millennials. Well, that and their obsession with artisanal coffee, social media presence and boutique restaurants. But there is so much more to this generation. One such thing is their unique approach to investing.

If you’re an earning  millennial, this one’s for you…
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Now you see them, now you don’t: Biodegradable bags are here

By Athenkosi Sawutana

In response to a call for environment-friendly packaging, a company called Lension SA has ventured into producing biodegradable plastics.

Now you see them, now you don’t: Biodegradable bags are here
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Vehicle Finance,Finance

Second-hand vehicles are growing in popularity

By Isabelle Coetzee

Over the last couple years car dealerships started seeing a slow decline in purchases. It seemed South Africans had lost interest in new vehicles and were opting for used vehicles instead.

Second-hand vehicles are growing in popularity
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Financial News

When the going gets tough – hold on to your insurance cover

By Danielle van Wyk

The beginning of this week marked a record-high fuel increase that had motorists slamming on the spending brakes. However, one thing that should not be cut back on, is your vehicle insurance and maintenance.

When the going gets tough – hold on to your insurance cover
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