Budget 2017: how you can stretch your rands
We're all feeling the grip. Here are some key takeaways from the Budget Speech to help you save more, use less fuel, and cook more cost-effectively.
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If you want to know what the Budget Speech means for your pocket, here's a round-up of our lifestyle sites' finance stories today.

Budget speech 2017: trick sheet for dummies

W24: What’s the status on taxes? Will there be more leeway on social grants? And what about the #Feesmustfall movement? Here’s what you need to know about Budget 2017.

6 ways your family can save money in SA

The cost of living is on the up and up. Here we share some great ways to cut back and save money so your family can breathe a bit more easy.


Fuel levy hikes – here's how to stretch your budget 

Wheels24: With Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announcing fuel levy hikes in the 2017 Budget Speech, here are some tips for South African motorists to stretch their fuel budget.

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5 wallet-friendly recipes to enjoy while you watch Pravin Gordhan's Budget Speech

Food24: These gems are ideal to make for watching the rerun of the 2017 budget speech tonight.

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Budget 2017: Growth and transformation key as tourism gets R494m budget boost

Traveller24: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has pledged more support for tourism-related services, confirming an additional R494 million has been allocated for tourism promotion.

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