Inspiration

  • Talking about money in relationships

    When your heart is fluttering, and you can’t stop thinking about someone, the last thing on your mind is, “Are we compatible financially?” However, it might be a great idea to know at the very beginning of a long-term...

  • Which baskets you should put your extra eggs into

    We all want our money to work harder for us and most of us know the best way to do this is to invest anything we can afford to invest. It could be that your freelance business is taking...

  • How to keep your cool as a working mum

    Keeping your cool as a mum itself can be tough at times. Come on…we’ve all been there. I’m talking about all those times in the car and your two kids are crying in the backseat. You practise those in...

  • 10 Life lessons from successful women

    “If you are not in a good situation, just move on and get out of it. Do what you love”. The overall best advice from Maye Musk, mother of Elon Musk, 70-year-old successful model. But many successful women have...

  • Why women over-think and how to stop it

    Over-thinking has reached epidemic proportions, particularly among women, who are more prone to it than men, Susan Nolen-Hoeksema wrote in ‘Women who think too much’. So, what is over-thinking? Over-thinking is when you go over and over your negative...

  • Repairing your finances, starting with debt

    It all seemed so promising when those pre-approved credit card offers began to show up. “Wow,” you thought, “I’m qualified for a card with a $25,000 credit limit? I’ve arrived!” However, rather than arriving on Easy Street, it turned...

  • Health smarts to conquer afternoon ‘brain drain and energy emergency’

    Natural ebbs and flows of energy are part of our living experience and can be useful ways of scheduling our productivity. However if you find that you are drained and fatigued at certain times of the day, or more...

  • Want to feel less stressed? Start by dealing with your anger

    Even if you never lose your cool at work, if something there is making you rage internally, chances are it is exhibiting itself in other ways. While showing your anger at work can negatively affect your reputation, not dealing...

  • The importance of internships

    As more and more people graduate from university every year, the competition for jobs gets increasingly harder. It can often be hard to figure out what you can do to make yourself stand out against the crowd and get...