financial well-being Tag

Personal financial literacy: Why it matters in the workplace

Alarmingly, South Africa ranked last out of 19 countries in one of the most recent polls providing insight into global adult financial literacy.   A financial wellness survey conducted by Free To Grow over a period of five years highlights that many employees struggle to handle even the most basic aspects of their...

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Financial stress lowers global productivity by over R3.7 trillion per year

'Januworry' jokes abound but for many South African's, their personal financial stressors extend way beyond the first month of the year. A reality brought to light by Stats SA, who showed a 4,5% debt increase in the three months ended November 2019 compared with the same period in 2018. In...

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