Category "Blogs"

What Youth Month means to me

What Youth Month means to me

  The three youthful HEARTLINES interns share what Youth Day and Youth Month means to them ...   What Youth Month means to me By Lonwabo Jabanga   Youth Month means a lot to me because this is the month we are reminded of how young [...]

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The best things in life are free

The best things in life are free

* Olefile Masangane shares that the best things in life really are free. *   Before I knew that this was an English proverb, I was captivated by a song by Janet Jackson and the late Luther Vandross, “The Best Things in [...]

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The greatest poverty of all

The greatest poverty of all

*Brian Helsby wonders which is worse: material poverty or a poverty of character * I have yet to decide whether or not to be excited about the growing middle class in South Africa.   Obviously  I feel really positive that more and more [...]

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The ugly truth about debt

The ugly truth about debt

* Nerissa D’Alton shares her deeply personal story of her own terrifying journey with debt *   As someone who considers herself as responsible when it comes to money matters, I never expected to fall prey to the big scary monster called [...]

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Money makes you funny

Money makes you funny

* Seth Naicker asks whether money is making you funny - and he's not joking. *   I grew up in a home where my dad warned me every now and again of the dangers of money. My dad, having grown up [...]

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