Social Impact Report

We are thrilled to announce the release of our annual Social Impact Report! In our first year of operations, we surveyed the data from more than 1,500 employees from March 2020 to February 2021, and the results yielded from this survey were incredible. The key findings were:   1. Lack of transport funds is the […]

SmartWage Quick Thoughts: Challenges, Learning and Opportunities

A national lockdown and the economic shockwaves created by a global pandemic are unprecedented in their own rights. This is especially true for a country like South Africa that was already walking several social, economic and political tightropes simultaneously before COVID-19 came along. It says a great deal that the country losing its last investment-grade […]

How SmartWage helps South Africans make ends meet during difficult times

COVID-19 is an unprecedented crisis for South Africans and indeed people all around the world. The drastic measures being implemented by our government to combat the risks posed by the virus, while welcome and necessary, will no doubt cause a great deal of hardship for many people across a country already struggling with a raft […]

Hello From SmartWage

We’re barely out of the starting blocks on our SmartWage journey but every moment so far has been a nonstop whirlwind of learning and opportunity as we attempt to end the payday poverty cycle and provide people with the tools they need for better financial control and health! The team is buzzing with excitement at […]