A well-planned and managed budget is the secret to achieving your big financial goals. We break down the process of creating your own personal budget step-by-step, with a free downloadable personal budget template.
Cassidy leads the Growth Team at Franc. When she's not thinking strategy, she's trying out new recipes, writing, and planning her next travel adventure.
There's no easy answer to this question, and the 'right' answer is often different for different people. Get the pros and cons of both options, and the 3 questions to ask yourself before making the decision.
Struggling to stick to your savings habit? Then you might need a savings challenge: a savings plan that makes the savings process more of a game. We explain how this fun approach helps you save more and build a good habit.
Budgeting for your wedding should be as happy and seamless as the big day itself. We chat to Talya Plaatjies about her wedding budget and checklist, her tips for keeping costs down, and share her wedding budget template.
Extra income can make a real difference in making ends meet and in realising your goals. Here are 6 ways to diversify your income streams.
Setting goals for your money not only helps you achieve your life’s dreams, it gives purpose and direction for your savings. Here’s how to set them so that they stick, and what to avoid.
Take a page out of Warren Buffett's book and read your way to better money management, savvier investing, and overall financial know-how. The Franc team recommends 6 books to get started.
If you’re one of the lucky people that qualifies for a 13th cheque or bonus this time of the year, you’re likely itching to spend it on treats and activities. But we're making a case for investing in the future you, too. Find out how you can have the best of both.
Many couples consider opening a joint savings or investment together. But is this always a good idea, and if so, how can you make it work? We ask a couple's therapist for her advice.