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The financial implications of having a child in your 40s
If you’re planning on having a baby in your forties, there are some serious financial considerations to take into account. Here are a few of the things you should be thinking about.
How you can start planning to earn a second income
Tips and advice from Phillipa Geard, CEO and Founder of RecruitMyMom, on how you can start planning to earn a second income.
We compare SA's cheapest hospital plans for you
Hospital plans are cheaper than a full medical aid – but do they give enough cover? We look at what hospital plans cover and compare the cheapest plans.
How to leave an abusive relationship and never go back
According to POWA it takes women 10 to 15 years to leave an abusive relationship. We spoke to them to find out what women need to do to leave an abusive partner safely.
Everything you need to know about performing CPR
Individuals, parents and workers should all know CPR. It’s best to do a course, but even if you haven’t, you can save a life by following the steps.
Small & surprising ways to save money & the planet
Saving the planet and saving money often go hand in hand. Here are some small steps you can take to achieve both.
Prostate cancer survivor urges families to make sure men get tested
Mervyn Griffiths was diagnosed with prostate cancer three years ago. He says that with the support of his family, he was never afraid.
How to shop responsibly this Black Friday
Black Friday brings with it the promise of super savings, but also the threat of bottoming out your bank balance. Here’s how to make sure you get the best out of the Black.
Cancer survivor tells all men: Don’t neglect your health
Waheed Vadi was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer that he and his GP almost overlooked. His message to men is that they shouldn’t neglect their health and their bodies.
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