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8 financial foundations every entrepreneur needs for business success

- July 20, 2023 3 MIN READ

  Entrepreneurship is an exhilarating journey filled with countless opportunities and challenges. Embarking on an entrepreneurial journey requires more than just a great idea and determination. Just as a fitness enthusiast carefully nurtures their body through exercise, balanced nutrition and mindfulness to thrive, in the dynamic business world, it is crucial for entrepreneurs to establish… Read more »

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Five ways businesses can save money amid soaring costs

- May 29, 2023 3 MIN READ

  Lately, we’ve been overwhelmed with a seemingly endless stream of news covering company layoffs, the possibility of recession and a struggling stock market, so it comes as no surprise that everyone from small businesses to top-tier CEOs are looking to save money quickly and get their cost-cutting right, writes Ben Zyl, CEO and co-founder… Read more »

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How to boost your family finances in five easy steps

- May 19, 2023 4 MIN READ

  Family budgets are in sharp focus right now with many parents trying to manage the impact of rising costs of living and higher interest rates. Luke Smith, financial planner and author of Smart Money Strategy – Your Ultimate Guide to Financial Planning shares his top strategies to manage your finances. Rising costs of living… Read more »

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7 tips to make your money work harder for you

- May 18, 2023 3 MIN READ

  We get so many things from our work – skills development, new friendships and of course, a source of income. But as American entrepreneur Marshall Sylver noted, “either make your money work for you or you will always have to work for your money”, explains financial advisor and money mentor, Helen Baker. If you… Read more »

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3 ways to combat expense creep and avoid money traps

- May 17, 2023 3 MIN READ

  The cost of living is constantly on the rise and you will, no doubt, have recognised a gradual increase in your expenses, notably due to cost of living and interest rates rises. Over time, you will have succumbed to expense creep caused by factors such as lifestyle, inflation and changes in circumstances. Expense creep… Read more »