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10 Tips To Reduce Your Monthly Spending

10 Tips To Reduce Your Monthly Spending

Due to the recent junk status downgrade, South African consumers are likely to pay more for food, fuel & other necessities, this will, in turn, be putting a lot more pressure on their monthly budgets. Unfortunately, this isn't where the bill will stop for most of...

Debunking 7 Popular Credit Card Myths

Debunking 7 Popular Credit Card Myths

Throughout the world, credit cards have gained prominence as a purchase enabler that empowers consumers to conveniently spend while also having access to a credit facility 24/7 as well as the gateway to purchasing goods and services online. Credit cards have made a...

Pick N  Pay To Start Selling Food On Credit

Pick N Pay To Start Selling Food On Credit

In the current economic climate, consumers are feeling the pinch and struggling to make ends meet, having to get back on spending and concentrate on servicing basic needs and consolidating their debt. A long road that is easier said than done, this sort of climate...

10 Ways To Stretch Your Holiday Budget

10 Ways To Stretch Your Holiday Budget

For many South Africans, the December holidays are just around the corner. Irrespective of where you are going and what you will be doing, it is only natural to want to indulge more than usual. No matter how you choose to enjoy your holiday, whatever, you do don’t...

Dangerous Debt Traps To Avoid

Dangerous Debt Traps To Avoid

Due to the tough economic climate, it may not be that easy to get credit as it was before but that doesn't mean it's going to stop some from finding alternative means of financing the things they want. Why? Because credit is so easier to get than having to save up for...

10 Questions You Should Ask A Debt Counsellor

10 Questions You Should Ask A Debt Counsellor

Deb review hasn't been cast in good light over the past few years with many consumers being scammed or have bad experiences with debt review companies. Many consumers looking for debt review can be easy targets for scammers or illegal practitioners who want to make a...

How To Make Tax-efficient Retirement Savings

How To Make Tax-efficient Retirement Savings

I think we can all agree that most of us working a 9-5 or running their own businesses secretly hope it will all end in a relaxed retirement, living off all that you've earned and saved up over that period and enjoying your golden years. Preparing for retirement...

Tips For Selling Your Car Fast & At A Good Price

Tips For Selling Your Car Fast & At A Good Price

A vehicle has become a modern day necessity for most of us, and a source of pride, an indication of hard work and social status and having that taken away can not only leave you in financial ruin but also affect you psychologically. The sad reality is with the tough...

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At ezDebt solutions, we've helped thousands of ordinary South African consumers feeling the bulking pressure of bills and trying to keep up with servicing their debt. We are committed to reaching out to our communities and helping South Africans live a healthier, more...

10 Tips For Surviving Recession

10 Tips For Surviving Recession

When a recession hits everyone is affected, government, foreign investors, businesses and of course the consumer. Nearly every consumer will feel an impact from a recession. There has been no escaping. The root causes were universal and have a domino effect. Since a...

How Debt Can Affect Your Health

How Debt Can Affect Your Health

The dreaded debt cycle, no one wants to talk about it and that's why it affects more people than you know. Plenty of people are creating larger debt cycles they cannot get out of every day and are only making it worse because of poor decision making and not having...

How To Save On Your Electricty Bill

How To Save On Your Electricty Bill

Electricity prices are always on the rise and utility bills are getting ugly with Eskom not being the most reliable service provider along with more people being added to the grid every year the pressure on the South African infrastructure is high. To keep up with...

Tips To Reduce Your Water Bill

Tips To Reduce Your Water Bill

Cape Town has been hit by the largest drought in years and this water crisis has been an alarming wake-up call for all in the province, with its six dams having less than 20% of usable water left. This leaves the City of Cape Town with about 100 days of water left....

2017 Repo Rate Cut Back Expected From The Reserve Bank

2017 Repo Rate Cut Back Expected From The Reserve Bank

The latest financial reports indicate that South Africa’s economic growth will be much softer this year after the country slipped into recession in the first quarter, and with inflation easing an interest rate cut is back on the agenda, a Reuters poll found. Africa’s...

National Credit Regulator Sees Rise of Recession Ahead

National Credit Regulator Sees Rise of Recession Ahead

South Africa could see a spike in bad loans as the first recession since 2009 hits millions of chronically indebted consumers struggling to pay back credit totalling R1.7 trillion ($133.19 billion), the National Credit Regulator (NCR) said on Wednesday. Africa’s most...

Moody’s Downgrades South Africa’s Credit Ratings

Moody’s Downgrades South Africa’s Credit Ratings

International rating agency Moody’s on Friday downgraded the country’s long-term foreign and local currency debt ratings by one notch from Baa2 to Baa3, with a negative outlook, keeping it at investment grade which further compounds South Africa's depressed economic...

10 Ways Stay At Home Moms Can Save Money

10 Ways Stay At Home Moms Can Save Money

Let's face it, times are tough, with junk status and the state of the economy we all need to start running a tighter ship and cutting out a few unnecessary expenses. For single-income families, this can be especially true as one pay cheque doesn't seem to go as far as...

Quit These 10 Bad Financial Habits To Avoid Debt

Quit These 10 Bad Financial Habits To Avoid Debt

Let's face it whether you're in debt or not we could always use some extra money at the end of the month, to put away for emergencies or for the future, but this is easier said than done. For many South Africans saving money isn't something they think about or its...

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