Category: Banking

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My First Credit Card: Life Lessons

A personal finance confession. I don't know what's going on.

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South African Bank Accounts: The Premier Banking Delusion

Things that I have learned that are contrary to popular belief: Contrary to popular belief, the leading cause of ageing is not ageing. It is, in fact, the sun. So use sunblock. Contrary to popular belief, most of the money in the world is not money. It is credit. (Although I say this one a […]

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South African Bank Accounts: The sheer ADMIN

This week, I have been sorely tested by my bank. There have been phone calls and emails and smses demanding yet another proof of address, and some documented proofs of income*. *This happened after a request made for a bank-stamped set of bank statements. A request made over 2 weeks ago. Which is still outstanding. But I must […]

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