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The year 2020 saw many panicked investors withdraw from the stock market and are now hoping to recover their losses in 2021.
Posted: January 19, 2021, 7:44 am
Low interest rates have improved the affordability of residential property in South Africa and make up for the negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Posted: January 17, 2021, 4:31 pm
reader defaulted on his repayments while under debt review. With money to spare after his salary deductions he wants to know the way forward.
Posted: January 16, 2021, 7:01 am
A Fin24 reader questions why all her debt has to be fully repaid in order for her husband to receive a debt clearance certificate.
Posted: January 13, 2021, 7:00 am
SA's looming fiscal cliff and debt issues are likely to be reflected in its asset classes, says the chief economist at Citadel.
Posted: January 4, 2021, 6:58 pm
The concept of financial emigration is changing and retirement fund members looking to emigrate from South Africa should make sure they are informed about what this will mean.
Posted: December 19, 2020, 7:00 am
The festive holiday season is not reason to lower your guard, because you could still run the risk of becoming a victim of fraud.
Posted: December 16, 2020, 12:32 pm
It is important to understand the difference between good debt and bad debt, says a registered debt counsellor.
Posted: December 14, 2020, 1:55 pm
A Fin24 reader writing on behalf of his sister wants to know what the best investment option will be to ensure a R8k payment per month from her R400k in savings.
Posted: December 12, 2020, 12:07 pm
Debt expert Benay Sager tackles the question of when consumers are eligible for debt clearance certificates.
Posted: December 9, 2020, 6:00 am
Is there a waiting period? Debt expert Benay Sager tackles a reader question.
Posted: December 5, 2020, 8:16 am
A Fin24 reader hoping to use some of his home loan funds for renovations was surprised to find the bank has rejected his application while his wife is under debt review.
Posted: November 28, 2020, 5:10 am
To understand why you are in debt, you need to look at your spending habits.
Posted: November 22, 2020, 3:47 pm
Bitcoin mania is back and with it, the return of sky-high predictions from celebrity crypto fund managers to Wall Street stalwarts of where it can go next.
Posted: November 22, 2020, 10:30 am
Debt expert Sebastien Alexanderson discusses marriage and debt review in response to a reader question.
Posted: November 18, 2020, 10:06 am
A Fin24 reader with plans to retire in December wants to know if her investments will be enough to sustain a monthly income of +-R10 000 per month.
Posted: November 17, 2020, 11:24 am
A Fin24 reader with a low credit score is looking to desperately buy a house. He seeks the advice of an expert on how soon this can happen.
Posted: November 17, 2020, 11:18 am
A Fin24 reader under debt review and unemployed since the start of the year is struggling to keep up with her financial obligations.
Posted: November 16, 2020, 12:49 pm
A budget is a plan that helps you get a picture of how much money you receive every month and where it is spent.
Posted: October 27, 2020, 9:01 pm
Because of the economic fallout caused by the Covid-19 lockdowns, many tenants are being forced to move to cheaper homes, and are looking to free up their full deposits.
Posted: October 19, 2020, 2:53 pm