7 PRESSING FINANCIAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERED


Investing & Money
piece written on the 20th November 2014 by  
Have a quick glance at these topics: Home Loan Vehicle Finance Personal Loan Savings Goal Child's Education Saving for Retirement Income Tax All of these topics are topics that we'll probably all face at some point of our lives. The problem is, there's either too much information on them or too little - I cannot begin to explai...

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MOBILE-FRIENDLY SITES GET SEO RANKING...


Marketing & Business
piece written on the 19th November 2014 by  
Yesterday Google announced a very interesting change to their search results for people who are searching on mobile devices. As we all know, mobile traffic is increasing at an incredible rate and I don't foresee this slowing down any time soon. Because of this Google needs to change and adapt to ensure that their business model is kept in tact - to present users with the best possible websites based on their search q...

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KEEP YOUR FINANCIALS SAFE ONLINE


Investing & Money
piece written on the 13th November 2014 by  
As you all know, I was commissioned by Momentum to blog about their new financial wellness solutions and in doing so I've actually learnt a lot. It's difficult being commissioned because people always assume that you're punting a product regardless of how good it is. With me that isn't the case and I hope that over the decade that I've been blogging here and I've earned trust and credibility. Last week I spoke about ...

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SAFELY SECURE YOUR DOCUMENTS ONLINE


Investing & Money
piece written on the 6th November 2014 by  
As the years go by and we all become more and more reliant on digital media so does the requirement for online document storage increase. There are a lot of platforms out there that allow for the storage of documents online, but not many of them in my opinion are run by hugely credibly brands. I've been talking about Momentum's financial wellness solutions over the past month and this week I am going to introduce you...

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MY EXPERIENCE WITH MYFINTRACK


Investing & Money
piece written on the 30th October 2014 by  
Last week I spoke about Momentum's Financial Wellness Solution called MyFintrack, and this week I actually want to share my experience with it. You'll recall that I didn't want to over expose myself by sharing all my financials, but now I've had a chance to carefully go through it and am able to give you some r...

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MAZDA RELAUNCHES AND ANNOUNCES NEW MAZDA...


Personal & Lifestyle
piece written on the 23rd October 2014 by  
For the car fans out there you'll know that Mazda and Ford have operated under the same umbrella for a long time, but not anymore! Mazda are relaunching independently of Ford and they're doing it with the announcement of the All-New Mazda3. I remember walking around a shopping centre in Cape Town and seeing the Mazda2 when it launc...

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MYFINTRACK – A FREE BUDGETING...


Investing & Money
piece written on the 23rd October 2014 by  
It's time to carry on with the next instalment of the Momentum's Financial Wellness Solutions series that I've been working on. Thus far I've introduced the campaign and I've written about ...

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INTRODUCING THE KII


Technology
piece written on the 22nd October 2014 by  
For all the hours I spend online, I'm bound to come across the odd device that I think is truly brilliant and today I've come across one that struck me with a, "why didn't I think of that?" moment. BlueLounge's Kii is a truly incredible device, how often are you caught without a phone charger cable? Far too often! Well, the Kii is a small keychain that allows you to connect your mobile device to your computer to c...

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RETIREMENT TAX CHANGES POSTPONED


Investing & Money
piece written on the 20th October 2014 by  
So it's official, expected retirement tax reforms have been postponed to 2016 and possibly even 2017 if an agreement hasn't been reached by July next year. With everyone expecting to enjoy a higher tax return from next year, it's really quite sad to hear this news. ...

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OFFENSIVE AND DEFENSIVE MONEY MATTERS


Investing & Money
piece written on the 16th October 2014 by  
Over the past couple of years that I've gone down the journey of understanding financial wellness I've learnt there when it comes to money, you get offensive strategies and defensive strategies. These strategies need to run side by side - If you only focus on defensive strategies you won't earn a great return and on the other hand if you're offensive you might stand a chance of losing money. Anyone who understands mo...

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