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Who decides the common good?

Striking a balance between individual liberties and the welfare of broader society

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?

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Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

Stern warning against Covid greets Mthembu’s death

The ANC has slammed conspiracy theorists and cautioned against showing complacency towards the deadly virus

Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

In his announcement, President Cyril Ramaphosa called the late minister ‘a life-long champion of freedom and democracy’

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