I have a 13-year-old daughter who is keen to study further after finishing high school. I'm concerned about paying for her university fees though. Given the cost of South African universities these days, what is the best way to save for university fees? I also have a six year- old son; what's the ideal age to start putting money away for his tertiary education?
The end of 2016 is upon us and whether or not your finances are up to scratch, it’s still necessary that you review your assets and find ways to improve your current financial status in the New Year. Unfortunately many of us struggle to achieve our well-intended goals as we often set unrealistic targets or are sometimes wasteful when money is in hand. Alina Hardcastle chats to experts about 10 financial New Year’s resolutions we should consider in order to become financially healthy.
According to the South African Constitution, everyone has a right to a basic education. However, with the cost of living continuing to rise, and many families struggling to meet even the simplest daily needs, such as putting food on the table, not everyone can afford to pay school fees. Moneybags journalist Jessica Anne Wood looks at when you qualify for free government schooling.
While Airbnb offers tourists and holidaymakers an alternative to traditional hotels and holiday accommodation, it also offers something to the people who are opening their homes to these people. Moneybags journalists Jessica Anne Wood asks three Airbnb hosts to share their experiences.
As most of us know, St Patrick’s Day is a global celebration of Irish culture and is celebrated annually on 17 March. It honours St Patrick, Ireland’s primary patron saint. While the Irish pubs are generally packed on this joyous occasion, South African’s are a bit tamer and don’t offer as many specials. However, there are some to take note of. Here Moneybags writer, Alina Hardcastle compiles a list of lucky deals to indulge in this Friday.
We all have different health and medical aid scheme requirements; and while many of us have been with our medical aid provider for some time now, it may not be a bad idea to review our current plan. Alina Hardcastle gets advice from experts who suggest the following factors to remember when considering changing your medical aid scheme:
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This month, join the Newlands Aesthetics and Laser for your choice of Anti-Ageing Endermolift Skin Treatments, a gorgeous legs package, or a luxurious pamper package.
Enjoy Burger King's King Value Meal for only R29.90.