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Lisa, a Slice and blog writer for 22seven, believes that financial literacy is one of the most important skills you can have. She aims to keep information about your finances as simple and straightforward as possible to ensure anyone can learn to boss their money. In her spare time, you'll find her on the tennis court, on her mountain bike or spending time watching documentaries.
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Make 2021 your best financial year yet

Life gives us a second chance every 365 days. A chance to do better and to be better. After a year like 2020, we desperately need to turn over a new leaf. But what will you do with the new opportunities 2021 holds? Will you start anew or keep on locking horns with your wallet?… Read more →

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Keep this in mind when shopping this Black Friday 🛍

With the financial consequences of the pandemic still looming for most, it’s important to keep these tips in mind when going Black Friday shopping.

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What’s the deal with the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement?

2-3 min read (or getting dressed for your morning run) Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni finally gave the budget speech after it was postponed by a week. “We must rebuild our economy, rehabilitate our public finances and recover from the devastation wrought upon us by COVID-19”, he proclaimed. The Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) was made on 28… Read more →

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What’s your money personality – Money Boss 💪

Did you know there are different money personalities? The Money Boss is what you get when you throw all the pros of the previous money personalities together and you end up with a well-rounded, money-wise individual that bosses their money like a pro.

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What’s your money personality – The Avoider 🛑

Did you know there are different money personalities? Avoiders often ignore anything that has to do with their money and spending habits, which in most cases leads to debt piling up. However, they don’t buy items to make social statements or to make themselves feel good, so they aren’t controlled by their money and don’t let finances rule their lives.

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What’s your money personality series- The Money Hoarder

2-3 min read (or checking your budget page) Did you know there are different money personalities? Ever wondered what yours is and what it means for your bank account? Over the next few weeks, we’re rolling out a series of Slice articles on different money personas to help you identify your type and learn more about what the… Read more →

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What’s your money personality series- The Big Spender

2-3 min read (or brushing your teeth) Did you know there are different money personalities? Ever wondered what yours is and what it means for your bank account? Over the next few weeks, we’re rolling out a series of Slice articles on different money personas to help you identify your type and learn more about what the… Read more →

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Sustainable investing: Investing with a conscience

+- 3 min read (or a cup of tea) What is sustainable investing? The world of investing can sometimes seem all too corporate and difficult to comprehend. And as Warren Buffet, one of the greatest investors of our century, once said, you should never invest in a business you cannot understand. If there’s one thing… Read more →

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The F.I.R.E Movement: Is it for you?

F.I.R.E is an acronym for Financially Independent; Retire Early and although it’s been all the rage on social media recently, it’s not a new idea.