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Getting financial aid is easier than ever, but with so many loan providers that want to sell you on their product, how do you safely choose which you can trust?

We are asking all of our readers to take action with us and programs like Carte Blanche to expose fraudulent online loan operations, loan sharks and unethical loan practices by many online loan companies. Share this article with your friends and help us to help all South Africans make better loan decisions.

As part of the Fincheck Vehicle Finance education series, we're taking a moment to give people some perspective on the small things they end up paying big for. If you think the recent increases in fuel prices result in your most expensive tank of fuel ever, you're mistaken.

A rent to own or rent to buy agreement is very simply just renting a vehicle on a monthly basis per agreed upon contract. This is instead of financing it through a financier.

Will you need vehicle insurance when you are financing a car?South Africa does not have legislation requiring car owners to take out insurance. Therefore, it is not compulsory for people who buy their cars cash. It is, however, compulsory if you are financing your car. The financial institution who finances your vehicle will either insure the car themselves (at your expense) or require proof of insurance.

We recently launched our **VEHICLE FINANCE product page** to help people all over South Africa make a better vehicle finance decision! In the next few weeks, we're going to give you the full low-down on all things vehicle finance, so stay tuned for more after this article.

The 2019 budget speech has everyone, as always, piping up with tons of opinions. The reality is, it's another year with another speech and the most important news around the speech is that you need to adapt.

We recently launched our VEHICLE FINANCE product page to help people all over South Africa make a better vehicle finance decision! In the next few weeks, we're going to give you the full low-down on all things vehicle finance, so stay tuned for more after this article.

You’ve decided. You’ve made up your mind. You want to get a loan - and it's time to do your loan application! But, what do you need to apply for one?

Below we're sharing 3 cornerstone tips on how you can build a healthy budget together as a couple!