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The year that was: 2018 in numbers

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2018 cements worst five-year period for JSE in 50 years

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State pension changes 2019: What is changing from next year that will transform pensions? | Personal Finance | Finance |

Next year will see changes to the state pension that will transform how much people get from the state. The changes are designed to make the pensions rates equal for men and women

Tumultuous year deals Alexander Forbes a R45m loss

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4,400-Year-Old Egyptian Tomb Unearthed

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After an ugly year, SA stocks may be set to rally

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Man Sentenced to Nine-Year Prison Sentence for Midair Sexual Assault

Spirit Airlines Airbus A320 taking off. (photo via gk-6mt / iStock Editorial / Getty Images Plus) Earlier this year, a news story broke about a man arrested for sexually ass

After ugly year, biggest Africa stock market may be set to rally

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The most wonderful time of the year is also the costliest: 10 ways to save

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The 30 Best US Cities to Celebrate New Year's Eve

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Emerging markets are rounding off the year with few excuses to keep floundering into 2019

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Bitcoin price: Bitcoin marks 10 year anniversary but what lies ahead for BTC?

Bitcoin’s (BTC) first 10 years on the crypto markets were marked by long periods of public indifference followed by a meteoric rise and crash in 2017. Today (October 31), bit

One year on, Steinhoff’s Jooste is still left in peace

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Pension gap which could see YOU having £11,000 LESS a year 'is NOT sustainable' | Personal Finance | Finance |

A huge disparity that will leave the blood of private sector workers boiling was revealed earlier this year, showing a whopping difference of more than £11,000 in pension pot

USTOA Tour Operators Highly Optimistic for Another Boom Year

PHOTO: USTOA President and CEO Terry Dale opens the organization's 40th annual conference taking place in Phoenix. (Courtesy of USTOA) The 40th annual conference of the

Tammy Levent Announces Another Year of ItsMyBag.Cool

Bags and suitcases collected by the It’s My Bag drive. (photo via Tammy Levent) WHY IT RATES: Travel agents and advisors have the chance to lend a helping hand this ho

Suicide, at 50-year peak, pushes down US life expectancy

Suicides and drug overdoses pushed up U.S. deaths last year, and drove a continuing decline in how long Americans are expected to live. Overa

Carnival to Kick Off Year-Long Celebration of New Carnival Panorama

PHOTO: Carnival Cruise Line sister-ships show off their signature smokestacks. (photo by Jason Leppert) WHY IT RATES: Travel agents and advisors should be selling their clie