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As many of our users and readers know, Fincheck is committed to helping South Africans make better financial decisions. We've heard the cry of the majority in this great nation and every day we focus on gathering information, building tools and finding partners so we can help South Africans build a better financial future!

Ever had that feeling of just not getting anything done properly due to a lack of time? Most of us have. The answer is simple, – it’s because we generally don’t manage the time we have – instead, we’d rather dive in and see what happens.

The reality is that it’s super risky business to invest with a loan. The investment you make with the borrowed funds should obviously rake in a much higher return on investment through capital gains or dividends than the interest amounting on your loan.

One of the main features of the Fincheck MyFinance Tool will include Cash Flow and Transaction sections. Let's have a look at why this is so important for your financial health.

Any person who has no other form of life insurance products or savings and has taken on financial and life responsibility should strongly consider getting funeral cover.

Whether you’re new to credit scores or already have a “less than squeaky clean” report, these tips will help you learn about and manage your credit record.

As with all insurance products, risk is the primary culprit in determining the cost of your premium.

The exact benefits and payout will be determined by the provider of your life insurance, but typically there are 2 types of life insurance options in South Africa.

Life insurance is a product many of us try to ignore thinking about for as long as possible because of the unpleasant connotations around it. But as it is designed as a means of provision and support for your family in case of loss, there are few insurance products as important.

In short, asset finance in South Africa is a type of financing used by businesses to obtain assets, such as equipment, that are necessary for their business to function and grow.