Life is cheap: A man was stabbed to death and his alleged attacker’s ear was cut off in a fight over bread and meat at a Gqeberha tavern on Monday.
South Africans continue to grapple with high costs of living particularly with the fuel costs which continue to rise.
Life in SA is getting more expensive due to high fuel prices and inflation. In July 2022, the cooking oil price increased by nearly R2 from June 2022.
Over the past few months, South African consumers have been hit by steep price increases that have dramatically affected their quality of life.
Andile Ncube & Sizwe Dhlomo have taken digs at President Ramaphosa and the ANC, respectively, following another increase in petrol price.
More and more South Africans are trading in luxury cars for something cheaper and fuel efficient as the cost of living continues to rise.
Surge in first-time offenders: Concerns are mounting over the possible link between the high cost of living and a spike in UK shoplifting.
South-Africa’s most expensive cities revealed, and it’s not what you think. The cost of living in Cape Town is cheaper than Jozi.
A committee of Ministers has been set up to look at the impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict on South African food and fuel prices.
People living in the Western Cape are using around 29.9% of their salary to pay for rent – making this the highest in SA.
Power utility wants increased connection charges and reduced electricity usage charges.
We’re looking at the average cost of bills in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban to determine who has it best. The Mother City has some growing up to do.
Socialising doesn’t come cheap, we’re afraid, as South Africans have come to learn over the past five years. Here’s how things have changed in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban.
City-dwellers, you may have to dig deeper in your pockets just to meet the cost of living. Municipal rates are on the rise across South Africa from Monday onwards.
Cape Town been chosen as one of the best 30 cities on the world , based on its quality of life. Johannesburg is also outmuscling some serious competition.
We’re starting to think a horse and cart would be less hassle: Petrol prices are set for an increase in May, and a winter of discontent waits for SA’s motorists.
When Eskom get what they want, it tends to hit the general public hard. Here’s how much the new electricity prices could end up costing us.
Anyone hoping for a VAT reduction in the near future – all of us, really – will be left disappointed following Tuesday’s decision.
After eight months of brutal hikes, it’s looking like petrol prices are set to decrease in South Africa. Here’s how we measure up to everyone else.
Petrol prices have got us in a slump: But here comes the Competition Commission, with their proposals to shake up how car services work.
There seems to be some very real potential for a second VAT increase since April: Here’s why economists have raised their concerns.
We’ve crunched a few numbers based on averages, and whichever way Eskom want to spin it, life is going to get tougher for consumers.
Rent in Cape Town is often a hot topic. The costs to rent a tiny apartment is astronomical and salaries don’t always match. Here’s how Cape Town’s rent prices compare to other cities around the world.
A new report shows that the cost of luxury and basic foodstuff and consumer goods increased way beyond inflation from 2008 to 2018. If you’ve been looking at your bank statements, you’re probably not surprised.
There might be a solution soon!