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Our footprint is growing in KwaZulu Natal – Meet the new master licensee

The Money Savvy Kids footprint is growing; We are so excited to bring the Money Savvy Kids Programmes to KwaZulu Natal in 2020. Our Master Licensee is Nicci Torr. As a mature mother of a 15-year-old I realised that I would love for him to have the advantage that I never had, namely understanding money […]

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Black Friday – Don’t give yourself the gift of debt this December

MEDIA RELEASE Black Friday Financial Lessons. Oct 2019. Black Friday means different things for different people. Either way, with Black Friday upon us it’s easy to get caught up in the hype of these once in a lifetime deals, and the feeling that if you aren’t shopping on that day you are certainly losing out. […]

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Woman of Stature – Meet the finalists

Fourways resident Kathryn Main FINALIST for Woman of Stature Awards Friday 7 November 2019, Johannesburg: – And the Finalists are … The eighty finalists of the 6th Woman of Stature Awards were announced on Saturday 2nd November at the launch of the Woman of Stature Foundation. The gala dinner will take place on Sunday, 08th […]

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Johannesburg introduces 3 new licensee’s – find your area agent now!

Meet the team Like any business, our business is only as successful as our team and the Money Savvy team is growing at a rapid rate. We love to show off the awesome people who are responsible for keeping this business booming. Our CEO Kathryn Main believes this expansion is perfectly aligned with the company’s […]

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Fairlady Woman of The Future Award Press Release

Press release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE FAIRLADY SANTAM WOMEN OF THE FUTURE AWARDS 2019 The businesswomen who entered the 2019 FAIRLADY Santam Woman of the Future, Rising Star and Social Entrepreneur awards inspired us with their entrepreneurial spirit and their commitment to seeing their brilliant ideas through. It has been tremendously difficult […]

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Saving Expectation Vs Reality

Saving: Expectations versus Reality By: Kgopotso Kgwedi “Money is only something you need in case you don’t die tomorrow” were the infamous words delivered with fervour by Carl Fox in the movie Wall Street. Money may not constitute all the happiness in your life as you know it but it certainly does go a long […]

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Budget Vs Reality

Budgeting: Expectations versus Reality By: Kgopotso Kgwedi “Oh, my goodness, I really appreciate my parents.” These were the words that came to mind when I came to realise the amount of financial decisions my parents had to make daily to keep our family finances balanced. I thought my parents were always telling us “No!” to […]

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Introducing Money Savvy Teens

Money Savvy Kids is excited to introduce her big brother Money Savvy Teens. Money Savvy Teens has partnered with Easy Equities to bring you an exciting interactive programme that will give you all the tools you need to make finance and online trading easy and best of all, FUN! These exclusive Personal Financial Literacy workshop […]

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How to Teach Them the Value of Money

Children as young as three-years-old start to develop the cognitive skills necessary to understand basic financial concepts, such as identifying coins, how to count change, and matching small amounts of money to items they want to buy at the tuckshop every Friday. Here are simple ways to teach your kids the value of money and […]

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Kathryn Main

Be Brave, Be Bold and don’t let people push you around

Kathryn Main is a single mom of three boys, former sales manager of Sawubona magazine, and founder of Mainmultimedia and Money Savvy Kids (MSK). She explains why working for herself was not an option but a necessity, her personal financial education journey and why she doesn’t want the next generation to go through what she went through. […]

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The importance of raising money savvy kids

The importance of teaching kids about money

Studies have shown that children who are included in the daily management of their household finances display healthier financial decision-making and understanding when they’re older. Parents are the biggest influencers of children. Our children rely on us for life lessons, support, nurturing and knowledge, yet there is usually little engagement in the household around savings, […]

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Why Raising Money Savvy Kids matters and the role Corporates can play

South Africa is drowning in debt. In fact, according to the Economist (2018), more people have loans than jobs. We are some of the biggest borrowers in the world and our habits are increasing at an accelerating rate. So, why do we continue to pass this on from generation to generation; what if we could […]

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We don’t promise to make them rich but we do promise to keep them rich

Kathryn Main

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