A survey conducted among South African students has revealed that 90% of the
respondents feel they would handle their finances with more confidence if they had
been taught about financial planning while at school.
Bobby Soobrayan will be moving on from his position as Director General in the Department of Basic Education, Minister Angie Motshekga has announced.The minister has appointed his former special adviser Panyaza Lesufi as Acting Director-General until end of April 2014.
The signing of the Accord on Basic education marked an historic moment in education as it signified the start of a collaboration between role players, stakeholders and social partners to support the drive to achieve quality teaching and learning in South Africa.
The government has been working on a Covid-19 vaccination plan, with the hopes of producing the vaccine locally. In a media address on Monday Morning, Minister Blade Nzimande gave updates about the progress that the Department of Science and Innovation has been making with the vaccine.
The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) is a national agency of the government that was established in 2005. Their main aim is to provide social grants to residing citizens on behalf of the department of social development. Due to the Covid-19 global pandemic, this has taken a toll on many of us and has brought a great deal of uncertainty.
An investment involves either investing money into an asset or putting money aside into a bank account to accumulate interest in the future. Money plays an important role in society today and making a smart decision in investing at an early stage in your life can be a huge lifesaver. When you invest your money you are potentially building and creating a future for yourself.
Fundi is a South African Education finance specialist. They are a private student loan provider that was established in 1996 under the name Eduloan and later rebranded to Fundi in October 2016. Fundi aims to provide a solution to access education at an affordable cost to individuals that do not qualify for a loan from a funding institution or formal banking sector.