Entrepreneurial excellence among SA learners celebrated at 6th National Youth Awards

The Smartbucks programme has found a formula that delivers financial literacy in a way that appeals to the youth

Another day, another data breach

Liberty is just the latest in a growing list of targets, heightening the urgency to protect information

Liberty refuses to pay hackers

Liberty Holdings says it refused a ransom demand after hackers breached its IT infrastructure and accessed some emails.

Jargon Buster: Strategic asset allocation vs tactical asset allocation

Andrew Kemp, head of asset consulting at Liberty Corporate, explains what SAA,TAA and "timing the market" mean.

How good a saver are you?

Liberty's online quiz determines whether you're a good saver or just good at wasting money.

Be a finance minister at home

Tendani Mantshimuli, consumer economist at Liberty Retail SA, says running your household on limited funds is not unlike managing a country's budget.

Jargon Buster: Alpha vs Beta

Andrew Kemp, head of asset consulting at Liberty Corporate, gives <i>Smart Money</i> the low-down on Alpha and Beta.

Insurance market gets a new player

A reader wants to know more about a new direct insurer, in particular the fact that it pays out when you are retrenched.

A festive-season survival plan

How to get through the next two weeks without losing sight of your financial goals.

Don’t fall for retailers’ tricks

It's great to celebrate the festive season -- but don't end up out of pocket.

Fifteen ways to avoid Christmas debt

Some of us go overboard with spending at this time of year -- and it could have dire consequences.

Divorce and pension fund benefits

Can you claim a spouse's pension fund benefits if you divorce?


eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity

Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Press Releases

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs