Business Wrap

7 “The Money Show” articles that broke the internet this past week

Enter your email address in the form below to receive this “best of business” article from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.

Subscribe to our Business Wrap Newsletter

Most read, most talked about business articles of the past week:

1.

If you refer MMM to your friends, you’re stealing from them, says Financial Planner of the Year Wouter Fourie.

2.

Furious ANN7 employee claims Indian staff favoured over South Africans at the Gupta-owned broadcaster.

3.

Why everyone adores gazillionaire Warren Buffett, the world’s most successful investor ever.

4.

Eskom slashes diesel bill from R800 million to R40 million in five months.

5.

Guptas find new auditors (after being dumped by KPMG).

6.

Looking for a hot stock (or three)? Look no further than Netcare, Investec and Woolworths, says JM Busha Investment Group’s Joseph Busha.

7.

Awesome Swedish tourism campaign invites YOU to call a random Swede. Bruce Whitfield did just that – here’s what happened…

Subscribe to our Business Wrap Newsletter

Article brought to us by Old Mutual.

Read More
Guptas find new auditors (after being dumped by KPMG)

Guptas find new auditors (after being dumped by KPMG)

What SizweNtsalubaGobodo would have looked at before deciding to accept the Guptas as clients.

Why everyone adores gazillionaire Warren Buffett, most successful investor ever

Why everyone adores gazillionaire Warren Buffett, most successful investor ever

He's giving it all away and still lives in the modest house he bought 1958. There are many reasons to love the world's 3rd richest.

ANN7 employee says Indian staff favoured over South Africans

ANN7 employee says Indian staff favoured over South Africans

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield takes a call from James, a livid ANN7 employee.

Awesome Swedish tourism campaign invites YOU to call a random Swede

Awesome Swedish tourism campaign invites YOU to call a random Swede

Here’s what happened when The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield called the Swedish number and got Henrik – a student – on the line…

Eskom slashes diesel bill from R800 million to R40 million in 5 months

Eskom slashes diesel bill from R800 million to R40 million in 5 months

Eskom seems to be making steady progress in executing its turnaround strategy. Bruce Whitfield interviews its Spokesperson.

Looking for a hot stock (or three)?

Looking for a hot stock (or three)?

These are the three hottest stocks on the JSE right now, according to JM Busha Investment Group MD Joseph Busha.

'If you refer MMM to your friends, you’re stealing from them...'

'If you refer MMM to your friends, you’re stealing from them...'

Financial Planner of the Year (2015) Wouter Fourie discusses the risks of pyramid schemes (with some focus on the MMM collapse).

Popular articles
Exasperated listener (and Kuga owner) recounts shocking service from Ford

Exasperated listener (and Kuga owner) recounts shocking service from Ford

It’s getting worse and worse for Ford, as this report of shocking service shows. John Maytham interviews a frustrated listener.

How a family butchery became the first Pick n Pay in Diepkloof

How a family butchery became the first Pick n Pay in Diepkloof

The Monageng family started with their mom–and–pop corner butchery in 1972 and now have partnership with Pick n Pay in Soweto.

Poverty, vulnerability and social media help breed unscrupulous pastors - study

Poverty, vulnerability and social media help breed unscrupulous pastors - study

CRL Rights Commission says people who brag about their achievements should be conscious of the damage they might do to others.

Why Hlaudi Motsoeneng wasn't called to testify at SABC's inquiry

Why Hlaudi Motsoeneng wasn't called to testify at SABC's inquiry

Ad hoc committee chair says Parliament could have exercised oversight sooner, before the situation at SABC reached this point.

Brother of man who died in Kuga opens up on air, discusses lawsuit against Ford

Brother of man who died in Kuga opens up on air, discusses lawsuit against Ford

John Maytham interviews Kaveen Jimmy; who says he has damning evidence against Ford.

'My daughter bought Spur shares when she was 10 years old' - Dr Adrian Saville

'My daughter bought Spur shares when she was 10 years old' - Dr Adrian Saville

What does Citadel’s famed disciple of contrarian, deep-value investing Dr Adrian Saville hope for (and fear) about money?

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

"Recognise that it’s not the end, it’s the beginning." Expert advise for school-leavers who want to improve their results.

They couldn’t fix his iPod, so he did it himself (thereby creating iFix)

They couldn’t fix his iPod, so he did it himself (thereby creating iFix)

Alex Fourie created iFix in 2006 from his dorm room at university. Today it repairs about 10 000 devices a month.