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Taking time to go on trips no matter what the length may be is good for you for several reasons. First, you need a break at times to recharge your batteries. Too much work and little or no play can lead to health issues and more over time. Second, getting away from home allows you to visit sites that you’ve either enjoyed before or are new to. With those thoughts in mind, will you let money detour you from enjoying your time away from home?   Start Finding Ways to Keep More of Your Money If money is your concern when traveling,…

I have always been a saver, since I started my very first job I always worked on the notion that 70% of my wages were mine and that 30% of them were to be saved. For years I employed this method of saving and my account grew to be quite healthy. One thing I was never very good at was spending or using my savings, it got to the point where I no longer knew what I was saving for, short of a very rainy day. I then realized that I could put my savings to work and grow my…

Women love to take care of themselves and pamper themselves. After all, if you don’t feel good on the inside, how can you possibly look good on the outside? Looks are important, nobody wants to look like a tramp, after all. The only problem with looking good is that it takes money to do so. Unless you’re a qualified beautician, it costs money to get your hair styled, your nails done and get dressed up to the nines. But just because looking good costs money, it doesn’t have to be expensive. Here’s a tip for you – head on over…

Most of us probably haven’t given a second thought to retirement, as it’s usually too far into the future to consider. That said, retirement is an enjoyable time, because you have the opportunity to take up new activities and spend time on your hobbies and interests without work being in the way. However, it’s not as straightforward as we’d like it to be – as a recent article by The Guardian points out, as many as half of Americans aged 55 and over have no retirement savings at all. With people living longer, it’s never been more important to make…

Wonga SA, South Africa’s leading provider of payday loans online, has responded to the recent “wake-up call” dished out the payday industry in a wholly positive fashion, starting earlier this year in April with the appointment of new CEO, Brett Van Aswegen. International Managing Director of the Wonga group, Mark Ruddock was pleased to announce the appointment saying, “After an extensive search, we’re pleased to secure someone of Van Aswegen’s strong calibre to lead our South African arm of the business. With more than 20 years’ experience in the African retail credit and financial services industries, Mr Van Aswegen is…