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INVESTMENT: Credit health should build form the bottom

Having a good credit record or history is very important to South African consumers when trying to purchase houses or cars. But being denied credit is increasing among a certain percentage of the population. Glenda Williams talks about credit health and behaviour in South Africa.

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STEP RIGHT UP: The 23 October issue

It’s no surprise that the retail industry is not looking very bright, Jessica Hubbard looks into which retailer investors you should keep an eye on, and who to avoid. Cover star Bernard Swanepoel talks about SA’s gold industry and Collective Insight sheds light on our selfie culture. All this in Finweek, on shelves today.

Investment 3

INVESTMENT: Glacier on multi-asset class fund portfolios

Imraan Jakoet from Glacier Research talks about some of the benefits of industry assets moving towards funds which may invest into multiple asset classes. This has thus resulted in many portfolios comprising exclusively of multi-asset class funds.

- Mabyanine Phiri – Portfolio Associate: ACM Gold & Forex Trading

MARKET SNIPPET: 20 October 2014

South Africans are anticipating to hear more about our current economic challenges as the national budget approaches. Mabyanine Phiri talks about the biggest concerns in today’s Market Snippet.

Techno

NEWS: New app to keep an eye on the JSE

VectorVest has announced major enhancements in to its new release of VectorVest Mobile. Finweek investigates.

quiz

Finweek Quiz #43

Visit any large shopping centre anywhere in the country and you’re bound to see a Sorbet beauty salon – without a doubt, this local chain is a massive entrepreneurial success. This week, we’re giving away one copy of Sorbet founder Ian Fuhr’s autobiography, ‘Get that feeling – the story of a serial entrepreneur’. Test your knowledge for a chance to win!

Women and money

SAVING SAVVY: Five habits of women with financial flair

Every woman can be financially savvy with the right mindset, a good plan and the ability to say no. In this article, FNB’s Eunice Sibiya offers five tips to help you take control of your financial future in August.

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BLOG: One Rand Man #3

The One Rand Man only has R240 left for the rest of the month. With a budget of R40 per day, will he see the 31st with a few coins left in his pocket?

global trade

Finance for non-financial sorts: The importance of recording assets

This is a new series prepared by Finweek that aims to unpack financial jargon in an easy-to-understand and accessible format. Instead of making accounting dry and boring, we show readers how to apply it to their businesses and investments.

marketing

Finance for non-financial sorts: Examining the missing assets

This is a new series prepared by Finweek that aims to unpack financial jargon in an easy-to-understand and accessible format. Instead of making accounting dry and boring, we show readers how to apply it to their businesses and investments.