Joburg’s ‘rosy finances’ a lie

by Shelton on February 21st, 2015

filed under Finances

The city lost R1.5-billion due to unauthorised electricity consumption and a further R742-million as a result of non-technical causes. File photo
Image by: AFP PHOTO / STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN

Now could be a great time to borrow from your 401(k)

by Shelton on February 21st, 2015

filed under Debt Consolidation

The the 401(k) loan is an often-overlooked source of funds for debt consolidation and interest rate reduction.However, to some financial advisors, the 401(k) plan is the third rail of debt management strategies — a source of capital that should never be touched.

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JR Robinson, NerdWallet