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3 reasons your loan application is turned down

Your affordability, financial behaviour and history all play a role...

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3 reasons your loan application is turned down

Your affordability, financial behaviour and history all play a role...

Get Nu Metro discounts on your Nedbank credit card

Tickets and listed refreshments still come with a discount, so indulge!

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Get Nu Metro discounts on your Nedbank credit card

Tickets and listed refreshments still come with a discount, so indulge!

Multiple loan applications can hurt your credit score

Shopping around for a loan could hurt your credit score, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t compare interest rates.

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Multiple loan applications can hurt your credit score

Shopping around for a loan could hurt your credit score, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t compare interest rates.

What does your credit report say?

It may seem scary to read it, but knowing it can help you manage your debt.

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What does your credit report say?

It may seem scary to read it, but knowing it can help you manage your debt.

Building your credit profile: Yes, it’s a thing!

It’s never too early to start building your credit profile, says That Queer Mom.

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Building your credit profile: Yes, it’s a thing!

It’s never too early to start building your credit profile, says That Queer Mom.

3 steps to a good credit score

A bad credit score isn’t the end of the world. You can rebuild it to get credit in future, and better interest rates.

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3 steps to a good credit score

A bad credit score isn’t the end of the world. You can rebuild it to get credit in future, and better interest rates.

Why you should avoid borrowing money from family

It’s just not worth becoming a burden on your family.

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Why you should avoid borrowing money from family

It’s just not worth becoming a burden on your family.

Becoming financially healthy, whatever you earn

Whatever your income, you can make better money choices to stay financially healthy.

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Becoming financially healthy, whatever you earn

Whatever your income, you can make better money choices to stay financially healthy.

Master your credit score on the Money app

As a client, you can now check your credit score on the app for free.

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Master your credit score on the Money app

As a client, you can now check your credit score on the app for free.

Does closing an account impact your credit score?

Did you know that closing an account could hurt instead of help your credit score?

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Does closing an account impact your credit score?

Did you know that closing an account could hurt instead of help your credit score?

Could you get a hacker to fix your credit score?

It sounds smart – but here’s why asking a hacker to ‘fix’ your credit score’s a bad idea.

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Could you get a hacker to fix your credit score?

It sounds smart – but here’s why asking a hacker to ‘fix’ your credit score’s a bad idea.

Why did my credit score drop?

Your credit score is a barometer of your financial well-being. If it drops, take note.

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Why did my credit score drop?

Your credit score is a barometer of your financial well-being. If it drops, take note.

Digital banking: Lower costs meet convenience

Manage your money anywhere, anytime... with 3 options to choose from.

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Digital banking: Lower costs meet convenience

Manage your money anywhere, anytime... with 3 options to choose from.

What you need to know about your credit score

You may think you have more to worry about, but don’t ignore your credit score.

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What you need to know about your credit score

You may think you have more to worry about, but don’t ignore your credit score.

Use your credit card to build your credit score

Follow these simple steps to improve your overall debt position, as well as your credit score, just by using your credit card.

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Use your credit card to build your credit score

Follow these simple steps to improve your overall debt position, as well as your credit score, just by using your credit card.

What to do when you’re struggling to pay loans

Talking to your credit provider before you miss a payment makes all the difference.

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What to do when you’re struggling to pay loans

Talking to your credit provider before you miss a payment makes all the difference.

How to reduce your credit card charges

Don’t you hate it when you’re charged unexpected fees on your accounts?

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How to reduce your credit card charges

Don’t you hate it when you’re charged unexpected fees on your accounts?

Diversified investment portfolios and offshore exposure

It helps to structure offshore exposure into a properly diversified investment portfolio.

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Diversified investment portfolios and offshore exposure

It helps to structure offshore exposure into a properly diversified investment portfolio.

Which investment product is right for you?

You don’t need a lot of money to start investing according to your goals.

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Which investment product is right for you?

You don’t need a lot of money to start investing according to your goals.

A day in the life of a loan application

Here’s what happens after you apply...

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A day in the life of a loan application

Here’s what happens after you apply...

How to maximise your Greenbacks rewards

Ever made lifestyle changes that demand discipline and getting rid of old habits?

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How to maximise your Greenbacks rewards

Ever made lifestyle changes that demand discipline and getting rid of old habits?

How to boost your emergency savings with Greenbacks

Use the Structured Saver package to save in different investment accounts.

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How to boost your emergency savings with Greenbacks

Use the Structured Saver package to save in different investment accounts.

Kick-start your side hustle

Watch our video interview with Nic Haralambous, creator of The Slow Hustle.

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Kick-start your side hustle

Watch our video interview with Nic Haralambous, creator of The Slow Hustle.

Get life insurance to assure your family’s future

Buying life insurance helps secure the future well-being of your loved ones.

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Get life insurance to assure your family’s future

Buying life insurance helps secure the future well-being of your loved ones.

In-house training: 3 ways to get your career started

It’s easier to get that crucial first job if you explore your on-the-job learning options.

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In-house training: 3 ways to get your career started

It’s easier to get that crucial first job if you explore your on-the-job learning options.

Get rewarded simply for paying your bills

Earn rewards with automatic payments on the Money app or Online Banking.

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Get rewarded simply for paying your bills

Earn rewards with automatic payments on the Money app or Online Banking.

Home loans: Do you need preapproval?

Here’s why it’s good to get a preapproval before you go house-hunting.

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Home loans: Do you need preapproval?

Here’s why it’s good to get a preapproval before you go house-hunting.

3 tips to keep warm for less this winter

Keeping your home warm and dry can be costly, so it’s worth planning for.

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3 tips to keep warm for less this winter

Keeping your home warm and dry can be costly, so it’s worth planning for.

Get your budget under control with MoneyTracker

Sticking to your budget is simple with the MoneyTracker personal finance tool.

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Get your budget under control with MoneyTracker

Sticking to your budget is simple with the MoneyTracker personal finance tool.

Winter essentials: does a lay-by beat a loan?

Lay-bys are great, if you can wait 3 to 6 months for what you need.

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Winter essentials: does a lay-by beat a loan?

Lay-bys are great, if you can wait 3 to 6 months for what you need.

Don’t let winter expenses freeze your budget

Winter is a great teacher. It tests everything from your plumbing to your budget.

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Don’t let winter expenses freeze your budget

Winter is a great teacher. It tests everything from your plumbing to your budget.

Create a budget to make better money choices

Budgets don’t stop you spending. They help you make better decisions.

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Create a budget to make better money choices

Budgets don’t stop you spending. They help you make better decisions.

Try 2 simple accounting tools for your business

Free up time with these easily available online accounting tools.

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Try 2 simple accounting tools for your business

Free up time with these easily available online accounting tools.

Do you need a business bank account to open a business?

Having access to tools and services that help your business grow is always a good idea.

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Do you need a business bank account to open a business?

Having access to tools and services that help your business grow is always a good idea.

Use MoneyTracker to keep business finances separate

It’s a sure sign you’re taking your side hustle or informal venture seriously.

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Use MoneyTracker to keep business finances separate

It’s a sure sign you’re taking your side hustle or informal venture seriously.

Save on small business banking costs and tools

All businesses have costs, but there are ways to make it more affordable.

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Save on small business banking costs and tools

All businesses have costs, but there are ways to make it more affordable.

5 ways we can help your business survive disaster

Prevent events beyond your control being catastrophic for your business.

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5 ways we can help your business survive disaster

Prevent events beyond your control being catastrophic for your business.

The life cycle of your business’s funding needs

Accelerate growth with the right credit type for each stage of your development.

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The life cycle of your business’s funding needs

Accelerate growth with the right credit type for each stage of your development.

5 ways to disaster-proof your business

Spot a crisis early and you can avoid it, but having protection in place also helps.

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5 ways to disaster-proof your business

Spot a crisis early and you can avoid it, but having protection in place also helps.

Helping clients take their money seriously

Interview with Loderick Lubisi, Gauteng Relationship and Business Banking Executive.

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Helping clients take their money seriously

Interview with Loderick Lubisi, Gauteng Relationship and Business Banking Executive.

Buying a franchise, you know certain costs upfront

Knowing the costs in advance can be an easier way to start your own business.

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Buying a franchise, you know certain costs upfront

Knowing the costs in advance can be an easier way to start your own business.

Why is working capital so important to franchisees?

Working capital is built into the cost of buying a franchise for adaptable cash flow.

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Why is working capital so important to franchisees?

Working capital is built into the cost of buying a franchise for adaptable cash flow.

3 ways to manage working capital as a franchisee

Don’t be at the mercy of cash flow, just adopt the right approach to working capital.

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3 ways to manage working capital as a franchisee

Don’t be at the mercy of cash flow, just adopt the right approach to working capital.

Sustainable agriculture – more important than ever

You can overhaul the way your agribusiness produces crops and rears livestock.

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Sustainable agriculture – more important than ever

You can overhaul the way your agribusiness produces crops and rears livestock.

Agricultural e-commerce: a key enabler for Africa

Apps could be a way for farmers on tight margins to maximise profits.

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Agricultural e-commerce: a key enabler for Africa

Apps could be a way for farmers on tight margins to maximise profits.

Mark Williams: ‘Invest money carefully’

The hero of SA’s 1996 Afcon victory inspires footballers to make good money choices.

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Mark Williams: ‘Invest money carefully’

The hero of SA’s 1996 Afcon victory inspires footballers to make good money choices.

Why Teko Modise’s wife runs the household finances

The General talks about footballers not having to live up to lifestyle stereotypes.

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Why Teko Modise’s wife runs the household finances

The General talks about footballers not having to live up to lifestyle stereotypes.

Soccer legend Siphiwe Tshabalala on financial goals

Watch Shabba talk about better money choices with Brian Mathe.

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Soccer legend Siphiwe Tshabalala on financial goals

Watch Shabba talk about better money choices with Brian Mathe.

Settle money issues before you move in together

Living together as a couple can be more affordable – but you need to work as a team.

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Settle money issues before you move in together

Living together as a couple can be more affordable – but you need to work as a team.

Is it time to switch to a more fuel-efficient car?

Better fuel efficiency: Spend less on fuel and lower your carbon footprint.

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Is it time to switch to a more fuel-efficient car?

Better fuel efficiency: Spend less on fuel and lower your carbon footprint.

Use this 5-point checklist when buying a used car

Be sure that you get good value for money and budget for ongoing costs.

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Use this 5-point checklist when buying a used car

Be sure that you get good value for money and budget for ongoing costs.

What, when and how to send money abroad

Want to invest or send money offshore? Here’s a few things you need to know.

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What, when and how to send money abroad

Want to invest or send money offshore? Here’s a few things you need to know.

Verify transactions using a selfie on the Money app

Biometric identification ensures secure and convenient digital banking on your phone.

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Verify transactions using a selfie on the Money app

Biometric identification ensures secure and convenient digital banking on your phone.

DigiSkills – learn in-demand digital skills for free

Study anywhere, anytime, and take your first steps towards a full-time income.

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DigiSkills – learn in-demand digital skills for free

Study anywhere, anytime, and take your first steps towards a full-time income.

It IS possible to save while studying

It isn’t easy to save on a shoestring budget. But starting early brings it’s rewards.

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It IS possible to save while studying

It isn’t easy to save on a shoestring budget. But starting early brings it’s rewards.

Can you get a student loan for online study?

Financing your future in the world of repeated lockdowns.

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Can you get a student loan for online study?

Financing your future in the world of repeated lockdowns.

6 ways to stay productive while distance learning

Keeping your head in the game when moving to online learning isn't easy.

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6 ways to stay productive while distance learning

Keeping your head in the game when moving to online learning isn't easy.

Making better money choices with your bonus

Fortunate enough to get a bonus? Put it towards your long-term financial health.

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Making better money choices with your bonus

Fortunate enough to get a bonus? Put it towards your long-term financial health.

4 good money habits to start with your first salary

Financial freedom is a lifelong journey that starts when you get your first job.

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4 good money habits to start with your first salary

Financial freedom is a lifelong journey that starts when you get your first job.

You’re ready to house-hunt – where do you start?

Follow these steps, and stay on top of the process.

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You’re ready to house-hunt – where do you start?

Follow these steps, and stay on top of the process.

So you’ve found the home you want – what now?

Finding a dream home takes time. Being prepared means you can act quickly.

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So you’ve found the home you want – what now?

Finding a dream home takes time. Being prepared means you can act quickly.

What is investment, and how do you get started?

There are many ways to grow your money. But how long do you want to invest?

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What is investment, and how do you get started?

There are many ways to grow your money. But how long do you want to invest?

Real Difference: how loans change lives

Change the way you see debt. Managed properly, a loan can make your life better.

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Real Difference: how loans change lives

Change the way you see debt. Managed properly, a loan can make your life better.

Oops! Forgotten login details: Enbi’s top question

Our chatbot assistant Enbi is here to answer your burning questions.

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Oops! Forgotten login details: Enbi’s top question

Our chatbot assistant Enbi is here to answer your burning questions.

Should you get a second loan?

You need to know how to judge when another loan makes sense.

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Should you get a second loan?

You need to know how to judge when another loan makes sense.

The future and evolution of credit cards

Digital solutions are changing how we spend. But plastic is here to stay.

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The future and evolution of credit cards

Digital solutions are changing how we spend. But plastic is here to stay.

4 times Black Friday deals make sense

Hunting down the best bargains. Spending only what you can afford.

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4 times Black Friday deals make sense

Hunting down the best bargains. Spending only what you can afford.

Do you know what your bad habits are costing you?

Need motivation to break bad habits? Work out exactly how much you spend on them.

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Do you know what your bad habits are costing you?

Need motivation to break bad habits? Work out exactly how much you spend on them.

Stand to win car finance at the prime interest rate

Apply for finance digitally on Avo Auto, and you could win your loan at prime.

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Stand to win car finance at the prime interest rate

Apply for finance digitally on Avo Auto, and you could win your loan at prime.

How much will you need to retire comfortably?

When planning for retirement, remember the cost of living will rise over the decades.

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How much will you need to retire comfortably?

When planning for retirement, remember the cost of living will rise over the decades.

Living off-grid on solar power requires changes

Generating power through solar gets easier by changing your habits and appliances.

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Living off-grid on solar power requires changes

Generating power through solar gets easier by changing your habits and appliances.

Does home solar offer a return on your investment?

Investing in solar isn’t cheap, but it does result in other savings and a reliable power supply.

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Does home solar offer a return on your investment?

Investing in solar isn’t cheap, but it does result in other savings and a reliable power supply.

3 ways to go off the grid in affordable solar steps

Installing a home solar system isn’t cheap, but you can start small and scale up.

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3 ways to go off the grid in affordable solar steps

Installing a home solar system isn’t cheap, but you can start small and scale up.

How much does a home solar system cost?

Thinking of going solar? The upfront cost can be scary, but the benefits are clear.

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How much does a home solar system cost?

Thinking of going solar? The upfront cost can be scary, but the benefits are clear.

Don’t forget these 4 hidden costs of going solar

Here’s what to include when drawing up your budget for a solar-power system.

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Don’t forget these 4 hidden costs of going solar

Here’s what to include when drawing up your budget for a solar-power system.

Investing so your kids can retire with millions

Reap the benefits of compounded tax-free growth on tax-free investments.

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Investing so your kids can retire with millions

Reap the benefits of compounded tax-free growth on tax-free investments.

Buying a car: Vehicle finance or a personal loan?

If you have the option, weigh up the pros and cons before deciding what to choose.

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Buying a car: Vehicle finance or a personal loan?

If you have the option, weigh up the pros and cons before deciding what to choose.

Can a personal loan be a better money choice?

A personal loan can support your life goals, if managed responsibly.

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Can a personal loan be a better money choice?

A personal loan can support your life goals, if managed responsibly.

A lack of money shouldn’t stop you chasing your dreams

Used correctly, a loan can improve your life. Read these true stories...

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A lack of money shouldn’t stop you chasing your dreams

Used correctly, a loan can improve your life. Read these true stories...

Are your personal details for sale on the Dark Web?

Take these steps to avoid your personal data being compromised by cybercriminals.

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Are your personal details for sale on the Dark Web?

Take these steps to avoid your personal data being compromised by cybercriminals.

4 tips on what ‘better money choices’ means

Like many life skills, money management doesn’t come naturally, but it can be learnt.

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4 tips on what ‘better money choices’ means

Like many life skills, money management doesn’t come naturally, but it can be learnt.

Your cellphone doubles as an on-the-go ATM!

Sending people money to their phone is even easier if they can draw it at supermarkets.

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Your cellphone doubles as an on-the-go ATM!

Sending people money to their phone is even easier if they can draw it at supermarkets.

Better money choices can make your debt cost less

Debt is an essential financial tool to help improve many areas of your life if managed wisely.

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Better money choices can make your debt cost less

Debt is an essential financial tool to help improve many areas of your life if managed wisely.

If you must borrow, what’s the right loan for you?

Under normal circumstances, you would turn to a credit provider to finance an asset like a home or a car. But what should you do when circumstances are not normal?

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If you must borrow, what’s the right loan for you?

Under normal circumstances, you would turn to a credit provider to finance an asset like a home or a car. But what should you do when circumstances are not normal?

Stock market lessons from PGMs during Covid-19

We’ve seen supply and demand seesaw, but the wisdom of long-term strategy is clear.

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Stock market lessons from PGMs during Covid-19

We’ve seen supply and demand seesaw, but the wisdom of long-term strategy is clear.

Getting vehicle finance even for a private sale

MFC can finance private car sales so both parties are spared any nasty surprises.

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Getting vehicle finance even for a private sale

MFC can finance private car sales so both parties are spared any nasty surprises.

Why device security matters even more now

Using your smartphone as a wallet or bank card? Protect it from cybercriminals.

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Why device security matters even more now

Using your smartphone as a wallet or bank card? Protect it from cybercriminals.

How to make vehicle financing work for you

A step-by-step guide to make better money choices when applying for a car loan.

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How to make vehicle financing work for you

A step-by-step guide to make better money choices when applying for a car loan.

Making better money choices saves on bank fees

Surviving rising prices gets easier when you cut out unnecessary banking costs.

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Making better money choices saves on bank fees

Surviving rising prices gets easier when you cut out unnecessary banking costs.

Yes, you can plan for the school year

Has the stop-start back-to-school routine got you in a muddle over what school supplies you’re going to need?

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Yes, you can plan for the school year

Has the stop-start back-to-school routine got you in a muddle over what school supplies you’re going to need?

3 ways to reap the benefits of record-low repo rates

The SARB cut the repo rate to 3,50% in 2020, the lowest it’s been since 1973.

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3 ways to reap the benefits of record-low repo rates

The SARB cut the repo rate to 3,50% in 2020, the lowest it’s been since 1973.

What happens to your car loan if you pass away?

Planning for the worst can spare your loved ones hardship on top of heartache.

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What happens to your car loan if you pass away?

Planning for the worst can spare your loved ones hardship on top of heartache.

Why was my car loan application declined?

When to improve your credit record, or apply for more affordable vehicle finance.

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Why was my car loan application declined?

When to improve your credit record, or apply for more affordable vehicle finance.

5 smart ways to protect your car’s resale value

Some handy tips to help you get a better price when it’s time to sell your car or trade it in.

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5 smart ways to protect your car’s resale value

Some handy tips to help you get a better price when it’s time to sell your car or trade it in.

4 reasons car insurance is a cost worth paying

When you take outa loan to buy a new or used car, here’s why you need insurance.

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4 reasons car insurance is a cost worth paying

When you take outa loan to buy a new or used car, here’s why you need insurance.

How to get loan consolidation right

Ever wondered what loan consolidation’s all about? Here’s a 2-minute explainer.

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How to get loan consolidation right

Ever wondered what loan consolidation’s all about? Here’s a 2-minute explainer.

Look out for these extra costs when buying a home

Monthly home loan repayments are not the only costs you face.

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Look out for these extra costs when buying a home

Monthly home loan repayments are not the only costs you face.

Take the stress out of financial emigration

Emigrating from SA and changing your tax status are far from simple, but we can help.

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Take the stress out of financial emigration

Emigrating from SA and changing your tax status are far from simple, but we can help.

Should SA telco firms shift into infrastructure?

Telcos could have a chance to create separate entities to invest in infrastructure.

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Should SA telco firms shift into infrastructure?

Telcos could have a chance to create separate entities to invest in infrastructure.

Supply chain finance a key advantage post-Covid-19

You need a plan to cope with unexpected supply chain disruptions.

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Supply chain finance a key advantage post-Covid-19

You need a plan to cope with unexpected supply chain disruptions.

Covid-19: A catalyst for structural reform?

Though devastating to our health and economy, it could be an opportunity for change.

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Covid-19: A catalyst for structural reform?

Though devastating to our health and economy, it could be an opportunity for change.

Retirement investments: Build a balanced portfolio

‘Don’t put all your eggs in one basket’ are wise words when investing for retirement.

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Retirement investments: Build a balanced portfolio

‘Don’t put all your eggs in one basket’ are wise words when investing for retirement.

Load-shedding: Time to invest in solar power?

Dream of cutting ties with the grid. You can build your independence in stages.

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Load-shedding: Time to invest in solar power?

Dream of cutting ties with the grid. You can build your independence in stages.

Nedbank lights up Cape Town Clocktower in colours of the rainbow flag

Supporting LGBTQI+ equality as part of our People Promise.

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Nedbank lights up Cape Town Clocktower in colours of the rainbow flag

Supporting LGBTQI+ equality as part of our People Promise.

Easily calculate the loan amount you can afford

The key to being successful in your loan application is to be realistic. Which doesn't mean you can't dream.

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Easily calculate the loan amount you can afford

The key to being successful in your loan application is to be realistic. Which doesn't mean you can't dream.

Understand savings and investment interest rates

Here’s how to make a fair comparison between products and their quoted rates.

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Understand savings and investment interest rates

Here’s how to make a fair comparison between products and their quoted rates.

Apart from retirement, what else should you invest in?

Investing is a life-long journey, here is how you can travel it.

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Apart from retirement, what else should you invest in?

Investing is a life-long journey, here is how you can travel it.

South African property investment for non-residents

You don’t need to be a citizen to buy property in SA.

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South African property investment for non-residents

You don’t need to be a citizen to buy property in SA.

The new Gold Credit Card: What’s all the fuss?

Watch YouTube couple the Koenas chat about the card everyone can afford.

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The new Gold Credit Card: What’s all the fuss?

Watch YouTube couple the Koenas chat about the card everyone can afford.

Common credit card scams and how to protect yourself

Scammers will always be scamming. Here’s what you need to know.

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Common credit card scams and how to protect yourself

Scammers will always be scamming. Here’s what you need to know.

How many savings accounts should you have?

Using several savings accounts to can help you achieve different savings goals.

6 mins
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How many savings accounts should you have?

Using several savings accounts to can help you achieve different savings goals.

Credit cards … a good or bad idea?

As That Queer Mom found out, it all depends on how you use them.

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Credit cards … a good or bad idea?

As That Queer Mom found out, it all depends on how you use them.

Here’s what happens when you miss a payment

It’s never a good idea, but taking swift action is the best remedy.

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Here’s what happens when you miss a payment

It’s never a good idea, but taking swift action is the best remedy.

7 unbreakable Valentine’s Day rules

Some light-hearted advice on making better money choices this year… from Nedbank, with love.

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7 unbreakable Valentine’s Day rules

Some light-hearted advice on making better money choices this year… from Nedbank, with love.

Demergers and unbundling: adding shareholder value

Demergers can free up component companies to maximise shareholder value.

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Demergers and unbundling: adding shareholder value

Demergers can free up component companies to maximise shareholder value.

Should you buy a repossessed house?

Buying a repossessed property could help reduce the cost of home ownership.

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Should you buy a repossessed house?

Buying a repossessed property could help reduce the cost of home ownership.

Must you be 18 before you can start a business?

To register a business, yes. But budding entrepreneurs can start a business at any age.

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Must you be 18 before you can start a business?

To register a business, yes. But budding entrepreneurs can start a business at any age.

What to consider before you opt for homeschooling

Weigh the pros and cons carefully to find the best fit for your family.

5 mins
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What to consider before you opt for homeschooling

Weigh the pros and cons carefully to find the best fit for your family.

Home loans made simple – and the Private Clients edge

Online house-hunting and applications are way easier for Private Clients.

5 mins
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Home loans made simple – and the Private Clients edge

Online house-hunting and applications are way easier for Private Clients.

3 investment questions to ask your relationship banker

A Private Clients banker can help you build and manage your investment portfolio.

3 mins
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3 investment questions to ask your relationship banker

A Private Clients banker can help you build and manage your investment portfolio.

What you need to know about investment property

Investment property can reap dividends, but you need to know what it involves.

5 mins
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What you need to know about investment property

Investment property can reap dividends, but you need to know what it involves.

One-stop online shopping using a credit card on Avo

A new world of super deals on goods and services awaits.

3 mins
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One-stop online shopping using a credit card on Avo

A new world of super deals on goods and services awaits.

Understanding your credit card costs

Knowing what you pay to use a credit card helps you manage it better.

1 min
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Understanding your credit card costs

Knowing what you pay to use a credit card helps you manage it better.

Use different accounts to save for specific goals

Saving and investment products are useful if you have clear-cut goals.

3 mins
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Use different accounts to save for specific goals

Saving and investment products are useful if you have clear-cut goals.

5 good habits to adopt to help you thrive in 2022

Ntumi Kondile on achieving your goals: it takes more than avoiding bad habits!

2 mins
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5 good habits to adopt to help you thrive in 2022

Ntumi Kondile on achieving your goals: it takes more than avoiding bad habits!

A relationship banker – your single point of contact

As a Private Client at Nedbank, you enjoy a range of personalised banking services.

3 mins
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A relationship banker – your single point of contact

As a Private Client at Nedbank, you enjoy a range of personalised banking services.

3 easy ways you can invest offshore

Use unit trusts, RAs and tax-free accounts to build an offshore investment portfolio.

5 mins
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3 easy ways you can invest offshore

Use unit trusts, RAs and tax-free accounts to build an offshore investment portfolio.

If you need a loan, where should you apply?

Here’s why it’s a bad idea to borrow money from a lender who’s not NCA-registered.

4 mins
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If you need a loan, where should you apply?

Here’s why it’s a bad idea to borrow money from a lender who’s not NCA-registered.

The difference a deposit makes on a home loan

Even if you qualify for a 100% home loan, it still helps to save up for a deposit.

4 mins
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The difference a deposit makes on a home loan

Even if you qualify for a 100% home loan, it still helps to save up for a deposit.

3 tools to kickstart your small business

Use Nedbank’s free tools for guidance on the basics of setting up a business.

3 mins
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3 tools to kickstart your small business

Use Nedbank’s free tools for guidance on the basics of setting up a business.

How long does the bank keep ATM CCTV footage?

CCTV footage may help if you’re scammed at an ATM, but report it immediately.

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How long does the bank keep ATM CCTV footage?

CCTV footage may help if you’re scammed at an ATM, but report it immediately.

Get paid on your (compatible) smartphone

PocketPOS now lets customers tap on your phone or scan a QR code to pay you.

3 mins
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Get paid on your (compatible) smartphone

PocketPOS now lets customers tap on your phone or scan a QR code to pay you.

3 ways to pay school fees upfront and save

Paying in advance may get you a discount, but the saving needs to be worth it.

3 mins
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3 ways to pay school fees upfront and save

Paying in advance may get you a discount, but the saving needs to be worth it.

Keeping the festive bright when money’s tight

You can cut spending over the silly season without cutting all the fun out of your life.

4 mins
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Keeping the festive bright when money’s tight

You can cut spending over the silly season without cutting all the fun out of your life.

The power of saving through a modern stokvel

Pooling your money in a group to save together gives you several benefits.

3 mins
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The power of saving through a modern stokvel

Pooling your money in a group to save together gives you several benefits.

How risk affects the future value of R100 invested

Balancing stability and security with the potential for better returns.

4 mins
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How risk affects the future value of R100 invested

Balancing stability and security with the potential for better returns.

Saving versus investing – what’s the difference?

Confused about the difference between saving and investing? You’re not alone.

4 mins
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Saving versus investing – what’s the difference?

Confused about the difference between saving and investing? You’re not alone.

How you can benefit from tax-free savings

Free yourself from paying tax on interest, dividends or capital gains.

3 mins
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How you can benefit from tax-free savings

Free yourself from paying tax on interest, dividends or capital gains.

7 steps to get out of debt faster

Debt should be an affordable financial tool, delivering benefits worth the cost.

4 mins
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7 steps to get out of debt faster

Debt should be an affordable financial tool, delivering benefits worth the cost.

The hassle-free way to set up your own online store

Convenience for your customers plus more revenue? Getting started isn’t hard.

4 mins
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The hassle-free way to set up your own online store

Convenience for your customers plus more revenue? Getting started isn’t hard.

Why I’m already planning for my retirement

Even celebs like Nambitha need to start early when saving for retirement.

2 mins
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Why I’m already planning for my retirement

Even celebs like Nambitha need to start early when saving for retirement.

How to save for your retirement right

The earlier you start, the more options you give yourself later in life.

5 mins
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How to save for your retirement right

The earlier you start, the more options you give yourself later in life.

What is a building loan and how does it work?

With a building loan you can build or renovate your dream home.

2 mins
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What is a building loan and how does it work?

With a building loan you can build or renovate your dream home.

How loans work

Everything you need to know about loans, what they cost, and how to apply.

5 mins
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How loans work

Everything you need to know about loans, what they cost, and how to apply.

Why do banks increase or decrease your credit limit?

Credit limits relate to your credit record, and how you manage your account.

3 mins
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Why do banks increase or decrease your credit limit?

Credit limits relate to your credit record, and how you manage your account.

Should you get a payday loan?

Monthly ‘payday loans’ can be costly – an overdraft might be a better solution.

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Should you get a payday loan?

Monthly ‘payday loans’ can be costly – an overdraft might be a better solution.

Don’t be fooled: small interest rate hikes do hurt

Be aware of the knock-on effect of this year’s interest rate hikes.

3 mins
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Don’t be fooled: small interest rate hikes do hurt

Be aware of the knock-on effect of this year’s interest rate hikes.

The best time to start saving money is now!

Before you say you ‘can’t afford’ to save, consider why you can’t afford not to.

4 mins
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The best time to start saving money is now!

Before you say you ‘can’t afford’ to save, consider why you can’t afford not to.

8 ways to invest R500 a month wisely

The secret to saving money is not to think too much about it. Just start doing it.

3 mins
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8 ways to invest R500 a month wisely

The secret to saving money is not to think too much about it. Just start doing it.

Small business stories to inspire you

Catch our SABC1 show on entrepreneurs rebuilding SA: Together, Beke le Beke.

3 mins
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Small business stories to inspire you

Catch our SABC1 show on entrepreneurs rebuilding SA: Together, Beke le Beke.

3 steps to cope with a cash crunch

When money suddenly gets tight, you need to act fast.

3 mins
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3 steps to cope with a cash crunch

When money suddenly gets tight, you need to act fast.

How a loan is tailor-made to your specific needs

Here’s how we take your measurements to get the perfect fit.

3 mins
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How a loan is tailor-made to your specific needs

Here’s how we take your measurements to get the perfect fit.

5 costly credit card mistakes

Your credit card makes life so much easier, but don’t fall into these traps.

3 mins
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5 costly credit card mistakes

Your credit card makes life so much easier, but don’t fall into these traps.

Opening your first account

Get all you need for grown-up money management with Unlocked.Me.

2 mins
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Opening your first account

Get all you need for grown-up money management with Unlocked.Me.

Can you get a loan? Should you get a loan?

A loan can be the help you need. Here’s what to consider before you apply.

3 mins
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Can you get a loan? Should you get a loan?

A loan can be the help you need. Here’s what to consider before you apply.

What to know before you apply for a home loan

Being informed makes house-hunting easier.

1 min
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What to know before you apply for a home loan

Being informed makes house-hunting easier.

Rates versus levies: don’t get confused

It all comes down to the kind of home you buy.

2 mins
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Rates versus levies: don’t get confused

It all comes down to the kind of home you buy.

The curious case of the Covid-19 property boom

Zoomtowns, and new opportunities for first-time buyers and second homes...

5 mins
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The curious case of the Covid-19 property boom

Zoomtowns, and new opportunities for first-time buyers and second homes...

Don’t overcapitalise if you build or renovate

Avoid spending more on your home than it will eventually be worth.

3 mins
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Don’t overcapitalise if you build or renovate

Avoid spending more on your home than it will eventually be worth.

How do you know your home will keep its value?

Your home is not only your family’s safe haven, it’s also an investment.

3 mins
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How do you know your home will keep its value?

Your home is not only your family’s safe haven, it’s also an investment.

Should you buy your own home?

With interest rates at historic lows, here’s what you should think about...

3 mins
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Should you buy your own home?

With interest rates at historic lows, here’s what you should think about...

Why having an NHBRC builder is essential

Building? Renovating? Hiring an NHBRC-registered professional’s a no-brainer.

1 min
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Why having an NHBRC builder is essential

Building? Renovating? Hiring an NHBRC-registered professional’s a no-brainer.

How to calculate what size home loan you can afford

Paying for something over 20 years? Best be sure about the numbers.

1 min
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How to calculate what size home loan you can afford

Paying for something over 20 years? Best be sure about the numbers.

What do you need to qualify for a home loan?

Being fully informed and prepared is the only way to apply.

4 mins
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What do you need to qualify for a home loan?

Being fully informed and prepared is the only way to apply.

Why switching your home loan may be a smart move

Want to save on the total cost of your home loan? Here’s how...

3 mins
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Why switching your home loan may be a smart move

Want to save on the total cost of your home loan? Here’s how...

When is the right time to buy a home?

Before you decide to buy, do some research on the property market.

3 mins
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When is the right time to buy a home?

Before you decide to buy, do some research on the property market.

Riot damage and looting – check your insurance

Sasria offers the only cover for riot damage, but you may already have it.

1 min
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Riot damage and looting – check your insurance

Sasria offers the only cover for riot damage, but you may already have it.

Budget better with 3 lessons from 2021

Saving money in the good times helps you through the tough times.

2 mins
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Budget better with 3 lessons from 2021

Saving money in the good times helps you through the tough times.

Battling to make a loan repayment? Talk to us!

We are always here try to find the best solution for you.

2 mins
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Battling to make a loan repayment? Talk to us!

We are always here try to find the best solution for you.

Should you take a loan to settle other debts?

Stay on top of what you owe by simplifying your loans into a single loan.

2 mins
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Should you take a loan to settle other debts?

Stay on top of what you owe by simplifying your loans into a single loan.

Ideas to turn your small living space into a great home

When you have limited space, it’s time to get creative.

2 mins
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Ideas to turn your small living space into a great home

When you have limited space, it’s time to get creative.

Getting a lower interest rate on your loan

Ever wonder how lenders come up with the rate you’re offered?

1 min
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Getting a lower interest rate on your loan

Ever wonder how lenders come up with the rate you’re offered?

Banking reimagined post-pandemic: go digital

Covid-19 has forced us to accept, and embrace, new ways of banking.

1 min
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Banking reimagined post-pandemic: go digital

Covid-19 has forced us to accept, and embrace, new ways of banking.

Yes, you can start saving for retirement in your 20s

It’s the last thing on most 20-something’s minds. But here’s why it should be.

3 mins
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Yes, you can start saving for retirement in your 20s

It’s the last thing on most 20-something’s minds. But here’s why it should be.

Get smart: use your bonus to pay off your credit card

Why it’s better to get rid of your credit card debt than go on a spending spree.

2 mins
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Get smart: use your bonus to pay off your credit card

Why it’s better to get rid of your credit card debt than go on a spending spree.

9 ways to motivate your kids to save

It’s never too early to teach your kids good money habits.

4 mins
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9 ways to motivate your kids to save

It’s never too early to teach your kids good money habits.

Is it worth having income protection insurance?

See why getting income protection could be the best financial decision you ever make.

3 mins
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Is it worth having income protection insurance?

See why getting income protection could be the best financial decision you ever make.

If you’re a student, can you get a credit card?

Yes, you can. Start building your credit record while getting what you need now.

2 mins
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If you’re a student, can you get a credit card?

Yes, you can. Start building your credit record while getting what you need now.

6 perks your cheque or credit card gives you

With all the safety, convenience and benefits of cards, cash is no longer king.

3 mins
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6 perks your cheque or credit card gives you

With all the safety, convenience and benefits of cards, cash is no longer king.

5 ways to future-proof your finances

Planning for the unexpected safeguards your lifestyle.

3 mins
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5 ways to future-proof your finances

Planning for the unexpected safeguards your lifestyle.

4 tips to stick to your budget

Having a budget is 1 thing, sticking to it is another. Take inspiration from these spending habits.

2 mins
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4 tips to stick to your budget

Having a budget is 1 thing, sticking to it is another. Take inspiration from these spending habits.

Upgrade your space to #WFH

Working from home is now a reality for many of us. If you’re fortunate enough to have the space, it is a good idea to create a dedicated home office.

3 mins
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Upgrade your space to #WFH

Working from home is now a reality for many of us. If you’re fortunate enough to have the space, it is a good idea to create a dedicated home office.

Easy ways to support a cause close to your heart

Nedbank finds ways to help you support worthy causes at no cost.

1 min
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Easy ways to support a cause close to your heart

Nedbank finds ways to help you support worthy causes at no cost.

2 credit card magic tricks to pay less

It can get you out of trouble, but also be used for everyday or online shopping.

2 mins
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2 credit card magic tricks to pay less

It can get you out of trouble, but also be used for everyday or online shopping.

3 strategies to pay off your credit card debt

Far from being a sign that you can’t manage your money, credit is simply one of many tools you can use to make the most of your household finances.

3 mins
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3 strategies to pay off your credit card debt

Far from being a sign that you can’t manage your money, credit is simply one of many tools you can use to make the most of your household finances.

4 times it makes sense to pay with your credit card

Impulse buys don’t work when you’re under financial pressure.

3 mins
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4 times it makes sense to pay with your credit card

Impulse buys don’t work when you’re under financial pressure.

Should you get a personal loan or a credit card?

The decision is a bit like choosing between a motorbike and a car.

3 mins
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Should you get a personal loan or a credit card?

The decision is a bit like choosing between a motorbike and a car.

A great way to get better credit card rates

Want to cut down on your monthly credit card repayments? Here's a trick that's not widely known, even though it's handy:

2 mins
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A great way to get better credit card rates

Want to cut down on your monthly credit card repayments? Here's a trick that's not widely known, even though it's handy:

Understand how your credit card budget facility works

A credit card is a fantastic financial tool that offers you flexibility and choice you can’t easily get anywhere else.

2 mins
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Understand how your credit card budget facility works

A credit card is a fantastic financial tool that offers you flexibility and choice you can’t easily get anywhere else.

Credit cards – the ultimate payment solution

You can get far more out of your credit card when you know how.

1 min
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Credit cards – the ultimate payment solution

You can get far more out of your credit card when you know how.

Get more out of your Amex credit card

Not all credit cards are created equal. Few others compare with Amex.

2 mins
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Get more out of your Amex credit card

Not all credit cards are created equal. Few others compare with Amex.

3 ways a credit card can make your life easier

Your card’s a powerful tool offering you more than easy access to credit.

2 mins
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3 ways a credit card can make your life easier

Your card’s a powerful tool offering you more than easy access to credit.

4 things to consider when choosing a credit card

A credit card lets you do so much more than buy what you need on credit.

1 min
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4 things to consider when choosing a credit card

A credit card lets you do so much more than buy what you need on credit.

Why your credit card interest rate matters

An key consideration about credit cards is the interest rate you’ll be charged.

1 min
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Why your credit card interest rate matters

An key consideration about credit cards is the interest rate you’ll be charged.

What you need to know about credit card security

Your credit card is far more than a piece a plastic that you haul out when you have a financial emergency.

1 min
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What you need to know about credit card security

Your credit card is far more than a piece a plastic that you haul out when you have a financial emergency.

When loan consolidation makes sense

Are you drowning in a sea of debit orders each month that leaves you stressed and disoriented? You’re not alone.

2 mins
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When loan consolidation makes sense

Are you drowning in a sea of debit orders each month that leaves you stressed and disoriented? You’re not alone.

6 tips to smarter debt management

If the monthly stress of paying accounts on time is wearing you down, it’s within your power to change this.

2 mins
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6 tips to smarter debt management

If the monthly stress of paying accounts on time is wearing you down, it’s within your power to change this.

How the repo rate affects your pocket

The repo rate has a very real impact on our lives. If you have credit, you’re affected. If you’re saving, you’re affected.

3 mins
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How the repo rate affects your pocket

The repo rate has a very real impact on our lives. If you have credit, you’re affected. If you’re saving, you’re affected.

Why you need insurance on your loan

Do you wear a seatbelt when you’re in a car? Do you keep your front door locked at night? For your own safety, we hope you do.

1 min
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Why you need insurance on your loan

Do you wear a seatbelt when you’re in a car? Do you keep your front door locked at night? For your own safety, we hope you do.

Calculate the total cost of your loan

A personal loan sounds like a great way to buy today what you can only afford tomorrow. After all, why save until next year for that dishwasher, if you can buy it on special today?

3 mins
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Calculate the total cost of your loan

A personal loan sounds like a great way to buy today what you can only afford tomorrow. After all, why save until next year for that dishwasher, if you can buy it on special today?

What to do if you're stressed by debt

Millions of South Africans are out of work, or earning less as a result of Covid-19, and now face some tough choices.

3 mins
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What to do if you're stressed by debt

Millions of South Africans are out of work, or earning less as a result of Covid-19, and now face some tough choices.

Taking care of those who take care of us

Life as a doctor may seem idyllic. The past 2 years show it’s not a bed of roses.

3 mins
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Taking care of those who take care of us

Life as a doctor may seem idyllic. The past 2 years show it’s not a bed of roses.

Get paid on WhatsApp with Money Message

Send invoices and receive mobile payments via WhatsApp. It’s as easy as typing ‘Hi’.

3 mins
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Get paid on WhatsApp with Money Message

Send invoices and receive mobile payments via WhatsApp. It’s as easy as typing ‘Hi’.

Home improvement: get an in-store Nedbank loan

Cooped up in your crib? Join the global revival in lockdown home upgrades.

2 mins
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Home improvement: get an in-store Nedbank loan

Cooped up in your crib? Join the global revival in lockdown home upgrades.

Debt should be a helping hand, not a worry

There’s a science to the art of making debt work for you.

3 mins
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Debt should be a helping hand, not a worry

There’s a science to the art of making debt work for you.

South Africans: Always quick to help

July’s riots were devastating, but brought us together to start rebuilding.

1 min
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South Africans: Always quick to help

July’s riots were devastating, but brought us together to start rebuilding.

5 reasons you shouldn’t draw cash on your credit card

Sometimes it can be tempting. Here’s why it’s a bad idea.

2 mins
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5 reasons you shouldn’t draw cash on your credit card

Sometimes it can be tempting. Here’s why it’s a bad idea.

What’s the fastest way to double your money?

Forget get-rich-quick schemes. Rely on planning, time and compound interest.

2 mins
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What’s the fastest way to double your money?

Forget get-rich-quick schemes. Rely on planning, time and compound interest.

Itchy feet? 5 travel tips from a pro

As lockdown restrictions ease, travel is on the menu again for many of us.

3 mins
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Itchy feet? 5 travel tips from a pro

As lockdown restrictions ease, travel is on the menu again for many of us.

5 ways the National Credit Act protects you

The NCA enforces fair treatment when you borrow money.

2 mins
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5 ways the National Credit Act protects you

The NCA enforces fair treatment when you borrow money.

Claim these WFH tax deductions

Been working from home? There are expenses you can claim on your tax return.

3 mins
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Claim these WFH tax deductions

Been working from home? There are expenses you can claim on your tax return.

Study this to qualify for a student loan

Madiba said education’s the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.

3 mins
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Study this to qualify for a student loan

Madiba said education’s the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.

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