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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.

We trust every person has something they can take and use from this budget speech. Let's make it an open conversation for all South Africans, feel free to share, comment and talk to us about what you think!

It's now more important than ever to take control of your finances and build a better financial future with economic turmoil always around the corner.

It's more important than ever to take control of your finances and build a better financial future with economic turmoil always around the corner. This is one of our main reasons for building this tool and the Fincheck platform - to help South Africans be better prepared with their finances.

The aim, according to Minister of Finance, Pravin, Gordhan, is to introduce more people into the taxpaying system by getting them to participate in the economy.

When situations like flash floods happen, we're sad to know that too many people will feel that 'hindsight was the best sight' when it comes to their valuable possessions and their vehicles.

The impact of the State Capture Report has been quite surprising. Though its larger impact remains uncertain, it is clear that the pessimists might have spoken too soon.

One of business finance products featured on the Fincheck Business Finance Platform is Invoice Discounting. Says Michael, "By taking out a loan against their sent invoices, it works like bridging finance. Invoice discounting can be a relevant option for a business when its capital is tied up in stock or when it is working on customer payment terms of 30, 60 and even 90 days,"

It is crucial for businesses and people in South Africa to be empowered for growth. Being able to investigate information that is clear, understandable, and transparent is part of that. Which is why it was important for us to get the Fincheck Business Finance Platform in front of SME's all over South Africa

SME's are supposed to be the drivers of South Africa’s economy, but the hurdles they face when it comes to accessing not only finance, but reliable information about finance, are significant. Learn more about our solution.