Posts categorised by Life & money
Sometimes saving is just spending dressed up nicely, says Marisan Bernard.
When a baby is born, its parents are overwhelmed with a sense of joy and responsibility. And your financial priorities shift. For Georgina Guedes, this meant fewer clothes and magazines, and more Babybel cheeses and life insurance.
Dax Villanueva shares some of the do’s, don’ts, ideas and tips he’s learned flying solo.
Helen Brain’s December-January has gone slightly non-traditional of late, and it’s working out just fine.
If you want to save money, Georgina Guedes has worked out that you need to stop going to places that make you want to spend it – especially when you’re buying groceries.
We learn money lessons from our parents – whether they know they’re teaching us or not. Nobhongo Gxolo looks at some of the lessons we learn, and how we learn them.
Guest writer Dax Villanueva has a bone or two to pick with the notion that we should pursue our passion at work.
They say you should buy experiences rather than things. And travel is the experience that you’ll gain the most from, Georgina Guedes says, so that’s how you should spend your money – as long as you have it.
Money doesn’t have to be coins, or cash, or even cards. Its very recent history is full of innovation and experimentation. And some of it seems to be sticking.