If FNB promises that I will reach all my goals when I take out a personal loan and ABSA promises to set my dreams in motion with their money and Capitec’s website greets me with a list of Benefits Of Credit, how can I resent myself for making the worst financial decisions? I guess this … Read more The Emotional Side Of Short Term Debt
We tend to plan holidays, weddings and funerals but not our finances. Today is the perfect time to create a personalized financial plan. The best financial revolutions happen when we take control and make goal-orientated decisions. Having a simple financial plan gives you a framework to plan and prioritize your income, expenses, and investments. It … Read more Creating Your Own Personal Financial Plan
Reading natural product ingredients can be overwhelming. You might be thinking what does vitamin B do? And why are there so many kinds of vitamin B’s? I made a quick summary of the most important vitamin B’s commercially available. And designed some infographics to make the learning process easier. Let’s begin… Vitamin B1 (thiamine or … Read more Save Money And Buy The Right Supplement: Why Do We Need Vitamin B? A Summary Of The Functions And Deficiencies
Why would I punish myself this way? Many of you might not know but in South Africa, the minimum wage is R3500 per month. A large percentage of the population lives on this type of salary or even less. When I heard this I realized that I take too much for granted. And complain too … Read more Frugal Challenge: Surviving on R100 Of Food For Five Days in South Africa
Yes, hundred times yes! So I have recently invested in a bread machine and I have been enjoying the dividends ever since. I really love eating healthy and want to make sure my husband does so too. I just feel that health is a priority and the key to living a long and productive life. … Read more Should You Buy A Bread machine?
It is my husband’s birthday and I wanted to make something special. I have some ingredients in the fridge but still have not clearly made up my mind. He will arrive home in 30 minutes. Then my eyes landed on the chocolate flavoured cheese spread standing in the back corner of the fridge and voila… … Read more How to Make Chocolate Coffee Cheesecake on a Budget
Since wifehood comes with certain roles to fulfill, such as shopping for groceries, it left me wondering… We try to be very organized and we budget for every little expense. So I only have “x” amount to spend on groceries, but how can I spend even less and still get the same value? In this … Read more Five Easy Ways to Spend Less on Groceries