I saved a lot of my very first salary [R800].— Lumkile Mondi
Money was very tight in our house. But those days the cost of living was affordable, if you had a job.— Lumkile Mondi
I do spend on luxuries. I’ve been to Everest, Kilimanjaro… I travel! When we have extra cash, we get on a plane and away we go!— Lumkile Mondi
Every week The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews a famous person about her or his attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.) as part of his weekly “Make Money Mondays” feature.
This week Sumitra Nydoo (in for Whitfield) interviewed Lumkile Mondi, a senior lecturer at the Wits School of Economics and Business Science.
Mondi is a regular commentator on 702/CapeTalk on all things money, but what is it about the stuff that keeps in up at night?
Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).
I took all my nieces to school.— Lumkile Mondi
My dad was a driver.— Lumkile Mondi
You see these rich blacks going into the townships with their big cars and disdain for the poor.— Lumkile Mondi
I bought my first car for R800.— Lumkile Mondi
Those days the only thing I knew was a savings account.— Lumkile Mondi
Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.
Recommendedby THE NEWSROOM
Bruce Whitfield interviews La Grange about her and Madiba's attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.)
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Ruda Landman, former Carte Blanche anchor and Founder at Readers Unite.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Justine Agnew from Sunlight and Surf Laundry at Unilever South Africa.
The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews Joanne van der Walt, Foundation Programme Manager for Africa at Sage.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews four reps from businesses that are sacrificing some profit for the good of society.
FULL TRANSCRIPT of Bruce Whitfield's interview of the famed entrepreneurship expert. Phitidis opens up, gets personal about money.
Independent Marketing Consultant in the Technology Space, Andrew Fraser says this looks like a leak and not a hack.
Several communications devices were confiscated from businesses in a raid by Icasa at China Mall on Wednesday.
The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews Rain Director Michael Jordaan about his money beliefs and history.
Flux Trends founder Dion Chang gives five reasons why he believes getting a degree is past its sell by date.
WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...
The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) will pilot a new funding model in 2017. NSFAS chairperson Sizwe Nxasana explains.