Here’s one for you…what’s the cost of borrowing money? Interest! Yes, it is interesting, but I’m saying that the cost of the loan is the interest rate that the bank charges you to borrow the money. Nothing is for free … Continued
Author Archives: Jason Bernic CFP®, Financial Planning Coach, Old Mutual Wealth.
Investments that promise to double our money in a year are often the ones to be very wary of. If it sounds too good to be true, then it probably is. While logic tells us this, temptation or curiosity can … Continued
Save! Save! Save! No, it’s not a sale so don’t get excited. What it is, is the best advice you’ll ever receive. Did you have a piggy bank when you were a kid? I did, and I was taught the … Continued
Have you ever had too much month and the end of your money? Have you ever logged onto internet banking or enquired at an ATM just to see your balance? As a student you are probably always well aware of … Continued
I suspect that this title stood out and grabbed you – good! This is the first of our ‘How to’ series which will be carried through most of the year, appealing to the real information needs of students. Although I am currently … Continued
So you heard that some guy called Pravin Gordhan got up in front of South Africa on 26 February and spoke about the National Budget. So what? Mr Gordhan is a politician and the minister of finance and that makes … Continued