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Your 2015 Finances in Perspective

2015 will continue to be a tough year for the consumer; it is time to batten down the hatches. 2014 was a fairly tough year which saw the collapse of a bank due to unhealthy credit levels, the longest strike in South African…


Why Are South Africans Indebted To The Hilt?

Every South African knows that there isn’t much more stressful than financial dire straits. Creditors hound them with phone-calls and text messages morning, noon and night. For many South Africans, bankruptcy seems like a lifeline. But you need to be aware of your…


Is it Possible to Get a Loan Now in South Africa?

With the help of a quick loan, you can re-evaluate your finances. You can consider the few months ahead and establish what you want to achieve. Are you saving towards a car or do you want to start an online course to get…


What is a Credit Provider?

The way you deal with your credit will help you make up your mind as to whether you think credit providers are good or bad. For many, they’re a lifesaver. A means to own a car or having a holiday that they believe…


Problems and Solutions to the Indebtedness of South Africans

With tough economic times, many South Africans are struggling to keep their heads above water. The fairly newly launched Experian Consumer Default Index tells us that these same people are defaulting on their accounts. Here we will look at problems and solutions to…


Cobol Affordable Loans Online – South Africa

Cobol offers quick cash loans of up to R3 000. All you need to do is to apply online and the money is paid into you account the same day if the loan is approved. How Cobol Works You complete the simple application online.…


Home Loans – money saving tips for first-time buyers

What are some useful home loan tips? Financial planning is critical Buy a property that is affordable Save a good chunk of cash before attempting to purchase Opt for the shortest bond period possible Pay a little extra into the bond every month…


Don’t get taken for a ride – Find the best car loan to suit you.

What are the best car loans available in South Africa? There are many ways to finance buying a car in South Africa. Many people do not realise that a bank or finance house will provide loans for cars. Some points to guide you…


Some advice to avoid first-time home buyers mistakes.

Home loans money saving tips for first-time buyers can help you avoid a lot of stress. Let’s face it, buying a house is the biggest decision you can make in your life. You don’t want to mess it up. How can I save money…


End the endless cycle of paying every Tom, Dick and Harry.

Here are the pros and cons of debt consolidation loans if you feel like mounting debt is strangling you. Sometimes people consolidate their debt into one affordable monthly repayment. This can be a lifeline for people in danger of losing their homes Debt…