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How to avoid boxing day madness

With everyone capitalising on the extra holiday after Christmas, it’s the ideal time for family outings. But what if you were hoping for calm, ocean waves and the occasional singing bird? Where should you go if you want to avoid the “outdoors-city”? Moneybags journalist, Isabelle Coetzee, suggests the following do’s and don’ts for boxing day madness.
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How much should you spend on Christmas?

With all the enthusiasm for a merry Christmas, where do you draw the line between spoiling yourself after a difficult year and drowning in debt for the year to come? Moneybags journalist, Isabelle Coetzee, has a look at how much you should be spending this Christmas.
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Punishment for pirating content online

Along with the rest of the world, South Africans have discovered the perks of pirating online content. But what are the consequences of committing this crime? Moneybags journalist, Isabelle Coetzee, finds out.
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Don’t fall victim to cash robberies

Cash robberies in shopping malls are becoming the norm in South Africa. But what can you do to protect yourself if this happens while you are out and about. Angelique Ruzicka asks how you can protect yourself while out and about conducting your banking business.
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South Africa’s changing fashion landscape

Moneybags journalist Jessica Anne Wood looks at the changing fashion landscape in South Africa. In light of so many international brands pulling out of the country, we speak to Pär Darj, H&M’s country manager for South Africa about the company’s plans for expansion.
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10 Father’s Day deals to take advantage of in 2017

Father’s Day is on Sunday. For those of you who haven’t already bought a gift for the No. 1 man in your life, Moneybags has found ten deals that you can take advantage of.
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10 questions to ask yourself before starting your own business

With the rise of inflation and increase in the cost of living, making ends meet isn’t easy. For this reason, many are leaning towards entrepreneurship.
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The best bank savings account rates

Moneybags writer, Alina Hardcastle compares savings account to see which of the four banks offer the highest interest rate with the lowest fees.
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Top 10 Mother's Day deals

We take a look at 10 awesome Mother's day deals for you to take advantage of.
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Easter specials 2017

With the chocolate filled Easter festivities around the corner, Moneybags writer, Alina Hardcastle, rounds up a few Easter specials to accommodate those celebrating on a budget.
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Every Monday and Tuesday, Mimmos offers two classic pizza's for R109.90, or two classic pastas for R109.90.

Here’s 12 reasons why you weren’t considered for the job. I’s often not because you didn’t get the kind of results that employers expect but because you made these mistakes says Angelique Ruzicka.

Enjoy a chicken burger and a single side ( chips, wedges, rice, coleslaw etc) for R49,90 or get the burger on it's own for R39,90.

Capetonians who follow the low-carb high-fat (LCHF) Banting diet, which was pioneered by Tim Noakes, aren't always certain where to find the best Banting meals away from home. Isabelle Coetzee compiles a Banting menu for those who are looking for a bite to eat in the mother city.

Enjoy 6 Pieces of Original Recipe chicken cooked to golden perfection and 3 warm mini Loaves with gravy, for R99.90.

Data costs are very high in South Africa, yet using data is essential when it comes to our everyday smartphone experience. But there are things you can do to ensure you don’t pay as much, finds Angelique Ruzicka

In part one of ‘How to get rich’ Angelique Ruzicka interviews Gerald Mwandiambira, acting CEO of the South African Savings Institute for his take on what it means to be wealthy and looks at a few South Africans who’ve ‘made it’.

Imagine walking into your new home before it has been built, or watching a heap of your money roll over the floor as it grows with time. Moneybags journalist, Isabelle Coetzee, finds out how virtual reality (VR) can be used in the workplace.