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Money Matters: New Year Resolutions and Financial Procrastination

Is procrastination a major problem for you? If it is a challenge for you, resolve to tackle it head-on in 2021 as one of your key New Year Resolutions. Procrastination can have many negative consequences. Deadlines are missed, opportunities are wasted, work is rushed with the attendant fall in quality standards, impressions are created, as…

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Money Matters: Everyone Can and Should be a Philanthropist

The word ‘Philanthropy’ stirs up thoughts of ‘affluence,’ but philanthropy takes on many forms, thus why everyone can and should be a philanthropist. It is our response to human needs; it is about caring and serving; an opportunity to be involved. A philanthropist can be defined as “someone who gives of his or her time,…

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Money Matters: 12 Family Christmas Tips in a Recession

Do we need to put ourselves under so much pressure to overspend at Christmas? The truth is that you can have a great Christmas and still leave money in the bank. Here are 12 tips on how to celebrate christmas with the family during the recession: 1. PREPARE A CHRISTMAS BUDGET Before you begin any…

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Money Matters: Are you Covered?

The most fundamental premise of insurance is that you should get it before you need it. No one knows what might happen, and we tend to assume that bad things won’t happen to us; indeed, too many people ignore the need for insurance until a major mishap or setback occurs; it is then that the impact of inadequate insurance…

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Money Matters: Give your Children the Gift of Financial Knowledge

“World Savings Day celebrated on 31st October each year, was established to inform people all over the world about the idea of saving their money in a bank rather than keeping it under their mattress. It seeks to increase the public’s awareness of the importance of savings both for modern economies and for individuals alike.…

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Money Matters: Financial Tips for our Youths

One of the most important life skills you need throughout your life is financial knowledge. Unfortunately, personal finance is not in the school curriculum. This leaves many young adults without any knowledge about how best to manage money or stay out of debt. Here are a few tips to set you well on the path…

Money Matters: What does 60 Mean to You?

In many corporate organizations, 60 is the retirement age, whether you are ready or not, and even when you have so much more to give; it can be quite disconcerting and unsettling to have to move on if you are not mentally and financially prepared. Research suggests that life after 60 can be one of…

Back to School

Back to School

What an unusual year it has been thus far, causing a delay in back to school plans this session for students, parents, and school bodies. A pandemic swept across the world and changed our lives in a way that we could never have imagined. The educational sector has faced the most profound changes; our children…

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Warren’s Words of Wisdom

Legendary investor, Warren Buffett, celebrated his 90th birthday last week and we’d like to share some of his many words of wisdom. Warren Edward Buffett is an American investor, business tycoon, philanthropist, and the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is considered one of the most successful investors in the world and has a…

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