DEBT

Furniture debt

The best way to pay off your debt at a furniture store.

South Africans plunging deeper into debt

Over 11 million consumers are struggling with their debt repayments.

Please give us a tax rebate, we will use it wisely

Taxpayers will use their rebates more wisely than government.

Campaign launched to assist debt-ridden South Africans

Nearly half of credit-active South Africans are in financial trouble. They can now call a single number to get advice on how to manage their debt.

Women, fashion and debt

If you're a die-hard shopaholic, you're not alone -- four million British women say that over 50% of their debts are due to fashion purchases.

Lean, mean season for small fry

Bad debt, liquidation rise as small business continues to suffer from the recession.

Giving credit where it is due

One cannot overestimate the national importance of a proper debt-review process and the role that the regulator has played in bringing this about.

Facing the debt crisis

More than eight million in SA are struggling to clear debts, which is why the success of the National Debt Review Committee is a national imperative.

Lying about your debt is bad for your health

There is such a negative stigma around debt that consumers try to pretend it is not there, writes Luke Hirst, MD of Debt experts Debtbusters .

Debt: Until death do us part

Consumers who want to pay off their debts are finding it nearly impossible to clear their names, writes Maya Fisher-French.

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Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income