Beating the Janu-Worry blues

We are already in the middle of December and everyone is enthusiastically playing their “keDezemba” anthems, having put the year’s hardships behind them. Unfortunately, most people tend to get lost in the jubilation and merriment, until reality hits them when Janu-Worry rears its ugly head, however this week Standard Bank’s PR and Communication’s Manager, Surihe…

Standard Bank empowers financial literacy

Financial literacy is necessary to make financially responsible decisions that are integral to our everyday lives, unfortunately consumers fail to demonstrate a strong grasp of financial principles in order to understand and negotiate the financial landscape, manage financial risks effectively and avoid financial pitfalls. According to the Financial Literacy Initiative (FLI), 89% of salaries are…