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Your Life Insurer Will Pay; If You Are 100% Truthful

I take you (insert name here) to be my lawful wife/husband, to have and to hold from this day forward, for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish…? You’ve probably heard those words said before, maybe even said...

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3 Reasons Why You Should Use Our Online Cover Calculator

We can think of a couple of reasons why you might not want to see a Financial Advisor when buying life insurance: Maybe you don’t want to discuss your personal finances with a complete stranger; Maybe you think they’re going to pressurise you into buying something you...

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Your Valentine Will Love You For This

Here’s what every woman in love wants this Valentine’s day. The thought of being driven to her favourite restaurant, having the car door opened for her, enjoying a romantic, candlelit dinner for two accompanied by red roses, champagne, dancing, and being told that...

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A Useful Calculator

Nicolette suggests using the Stangen online calculator to easily find out how much you could be saving on life insurance. Click here to get...

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8 Ways You Can Save Thousands Of Rand In 2019

2018 was a tough year for South Africans in general. The country slipped into a technical recession and we only managed to come up for air late in December. Petrol prices yo-yoed, our shopping trolleys didn’t exactly spill over and the dark “state capture” cloud...

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How Much Will Varsity Cost When Your Child Finishes Matric?

Tshepo just about fell off his chair. It felt like the other day his son started school and now he was staring nervously at the admissions page of a local university’s website. “Man, I remember walking him into the school building for the first time. The short pants...

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3 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Every 10 Years

Put up your hand if you found yourself doing a tiny bit of soul searching at the end of last year? Even if you don’t subscribe to the media-driven New Year’s Resolution hype, each one of us has that fleeting moment when we find ourselves contemplating how we are going...

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What Your Bonus Cheque Could Be Worth In 5 Years?

The sun is slowly setting on 2018 and most of us have our eye on the main prize -  the last day of work. A lucky few are going to get an additional send off in the way of a 13th cheque, and if that’s you, congratulations, you’ve probably had your nose to the...

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Free Yourself From Credit Card Debt In Less Than 365 Days

Scratch around for your wallet. Got it? Now open it up and all pull out all your credit cards. So, how do you measure up when it comes to credit card debt?  Try answering the following questions without looking at your credit card statement: How much do you owe on...

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Could Having Too Much Money Create Problems For Your Kids?

Nandipha certainly thinks so. She’s a single parent, has a great job at one of the banks, and owns a property or two. Besides having a life most of us dream of, Nandipha also has her fair share of problems. Here, in no particular order, are her concerns: She’s young...

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