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 […]

How Does Financial Stress Affect Employee Productivity?

  After more than a year of disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, finances are proving to be the main cause of employee stress, ranking higher than job, health and relationship stress combined.  In South Africa, according to a 2019 survey by DebtSafe, debt-related stress is one of the key factors attributed to negative mental […]

South Africa officially has the highest unemployment rate

South Africa set an unwelcome world record when our unemployment rose to a record 34.9% in the second quarter, which would be the highest of 83 countries tracked by Bloomberg. With this being said, South Africa was already facing an economic crisis and unemployment disaster prior to the pandemic. Covid-19 was simply the catalyst which […]