how to cope financially during these trying economic times

Iemas Financial Services looks at the impact of low or negative economic growth and how to cope financially during these trying economic times

In April 2018, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) estimated that the South African economy will grow by 1.5% this year. However, the fund recently revised its projection to 0.8% since the country moved into a recession in the second quarter of this calendar year. In addition to the IMF, the World Bank and the Reserve Bank also changed their growth …

Education

How education and training affect the economy

Why do most employees with university degrees earn so much more than those without? How does a nation’s education system relate to its economic performance? Knowing how education and training interact with the economy can help you better understand why some employees, businesses and economies flourish, while others falter. The education benefits a nation: Globalisation and international trade require countries …

Study while working

Top 10 tips on how to study while working

Thinking about studying part time in 2018? We have some top tips to help you juggle a fulltime job and achieve high marks: 1. Inform your employer: Assure your employers that you can manage your work schedules. If you prove your dedication, it will be easy to negotiate a more study-friendly schedule. 2. Look after yourself: Exercise at the gym …