Taming Takeaways by Jade Mitchell
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How 22seven helped me tame the takeaways.

Jade Mitchell didn’t consider herself the kind of person who’d find much value in a money management app. Until she started using a money management app.

No money, no cry – part 5: gifting (at Afrikaburn and in the real world)
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No money, no cry – part 5: gifting (at AfrikaBurn and in the real world)

In a previous post, we wrote about the idea of a gift economy. But there are places where it’s more than just an idea. At Afrikaburn, you can’t buy or sell anything, writes Kayleigh Davel.

Pay the bank less
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Pay the bank less

Because who likes paying the bank more? Here’s how to bring your bank fees down, and a few things you may want to consider when you do.

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How children respond to poverty.

Guest writer Rahla Xenopoulos believes we can’t – and shouldn’t – hide poverty from our kids. By acknowledging it, they’re more empowered to change it.

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6 easy ways to save more without living less.

When most people think of saving money, they think it means frugality, thriftiness, cutting down on stuff. In short: less fun. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

Mothers and Money by Susan Hayden
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Mothers and Money.

It’s Mothers’ Day on Sunday, which got us to thinking: what did our moms teach us about money? And what do our kids learn about it from us? Guest writer Susan Hayden has some honest answers.

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#startover: Thoughts on life & money.

We asked some of our contributors to share their money stories, to reflect on their relationship with money and how they might want to #startover. These are some of the excerpts.

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22seven April Blog Roundup

Play catch up with some of our highlights for the month.

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How I got debt free in a year.

Just in time for Freedom Day, 22seven customer Afika Soyamba tweeted that he was debt free. So we asked him how he did it.

deepfriedman on get rich quick schemes
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Get rich quick or stub your toe trying.

Who hasn’t, just once, had that fleeting feeling (or desperate hope) of imminent instant billionairedom? Guest writer Deep Fried Man ponders the fantasy, and the reality.