Budgeting & saving

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Budgeting & saving
Meet four savings heroes who prove that it’s possible to save up for your goals and live your dreams.

Repairing and maintaining your home doesn’t have to break the bank. Use these 5 cost-saving tips to DIY your way through affordable home repairs.

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Considering buying a new car with a balloon payment at the end? Think very carefully and be sure you have a plan for when the lump sum is owing.

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Many people feel awkward or embarrassed about bargaining with sellers – but it’s a great way to secure a good deal. These are some situations in which you might be able to negotiate on price.

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If overseas travel is on your bucket list, don’t wait. Start saving today. This is how much it will cost you and how long it will take.

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We’re all looking for ways to save on costs. We’ve found five ways to save on your premiums to make insurance more affordable.

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Did your holiday spending get out of hand? If you got caught in the December debt trap, Money Psychologist Winnie Kunene recommends these steps to free yourself fast.

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Even if you don’t live in Cape Town, considering a water-saving system will keep the taps running or reduce your municipal water consumption.

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You can still have an exciting holiday on a budget – even if you’ve stayed home for December. Here are some ways to create some holiday magic for your family.

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Managing money is a life-long learning journey along which we all make financial mistakes. We examine 2017’s most common financial faults and how to avoid them.