10 most-read “money” articles of the 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. Recruitment specialist explains Whitey Basson's R100m bonus

What is it that makes Basson so valuable? The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews Woodburn Mann’s Andrew Woodburn.

2. Jacob Zuma is the sponsor and chief of corruption in SA - Sipho Pityana

"Zuma must go. When you are the president who literally laughs off any suggestions that government be held to a higher standard…"

FILE: President Jacob Zuma. Picture: Supplied

3. The university degree is dead

Flux Trends founder Dion Chang gives five reasons why he believes getting a degree is past its sell by date.

4. 'Money is like a penis...' - Muzi Kuzwayo (founder of ad agency Ignitive)

What does Kuzwayo (founder of Ignitive, "Motown of SA's communications industry") hope for (and fear) about money?

5. Unsure which shares to buy? This asset manager shares a hot tip (or 3)...

The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield asks Mvunonala Asset Management’s Thato Mashigo to share his stock picks of the week.

6. Meet Nico Bezuidenhout, ex-Mango CEO (headhunted by Fastjet)

Bruce Whitfield interviews Mango’s former CEO – who repeatedly clashed with SAA Chair Dudu Myeni – and now heads up London-listed Fastjet.

7. ‘Next 3 years to set the course for next 30’ – political analyst Richard Calland

It’s make or break time. The next three years will determine if South Africa succeeds or fails in the long term, argues Calland.

8. Why medical aid is woefully inadequate (and how affordable gap cover helps)

It may come as a shock (but it’s all there in the small print); medical schemes do not fully cover you when you’re hospitalised.

9. Meet the founder of Capitec Bank, named ‘Best Bank on Earth and Cheapest in SA’

Michiel le Roux speaks about the fascinating story behind the little bank that has the Big 4 shaking in their boots.

10. 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.

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.

Subscribe to our Business Wrap Newsletter

This article was brought to us by Old Mutual.

Read More
Jacob Zuma is the sponsor and chief of corruption in SA - Sipho Pityana

Jacob Zuma is the sponsor and chief of corruption in SA - Sipho Pityana

"Zuma must go. When you are the president who literally laughs off any suggestions that government be held to a higher standard…"

Meet Nico Bezuidenhout, ex-Mango CEO (headhunted by Fastjet)

Meet Nico Bezuidenhout, ex-Mango CEO (headhunted by Fastjet)

Bruce Whitfield interviews Mango’s former CEO – who repeatedly clashed with SAA Chair Dudu Myeni – and now heads up London-listed Fastjet.

'The university degree is dead'

'The university degree is dead'

Flux Trends founder Dion Chang gives five reasons why he believes getting a degree is past its sell by date.

Recruitment specialist explains Whitey Basson's R100m bonus

Recruitment specialist explains Whitey Basson's R100m bonus

What is it that makes Basson so valuable? The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews Woodburn Mann’s Andrew Woodburn.

Unsure which shares to buy? This asset manager shares a hot tip (or 3)...

Unsure which shares to buy? This asset manager shares a hot tip (or 3)...

The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield asks Mvunonala Asset Management’s Thato Mashigo to share his stock picks of the week.

'Money is like a penis...' - Muzi Kuzwayo (founder of ad agency Ignitive)

'Money is like a penis...' - Muzi Kuzwayo (founder of ad agency Ignitive)

What does Kuzwayo (founder of Ignitive, "Motown of SA's communications industry") hope for (and fear) about money?

Popular articles
KPMG International's meeting with Pravin Gordhan

KPMG International's meeting with Pravin Gordhan

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Pauli van Wyk, a journalist with Scorpio at Daily Maverick.

'KPMG must fall, it's as simple as that' - caller

'KPMG must fall, it's as simple as that' - caller

In the wake of recent allegations, Eusebius McKaiser asks listeners what should happen to KPMG in South Africa.

KPMG SA’s new CEO opens up about the future of the disgraced auditing firm

KPMG SA’s new CEO opens up about the future of the disgraced auditing firm

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews KPMG South Africa CEO Nhlamu Dlomu.

Ocean View activist speaks: We have had 20 murders in 2017 alone

Ocean View activist speaks: We have had 20 murders in 2017 alone

Sharone Daniels, a community activist in Cape Town's Ocean View says they need police intervention to end gang violence.

Civil engineer devises plan to use stormwater in Cape Town

Civil engineer devises plan to use stormwater in Cape Town

Civil engineer and Ph.D. researcher John Okedi speaks to CapeTalk host John Maytham about his plans.

[WATCH] Day-Zero for water running out fast approaching?

[WATCH] Day-Zero for water running out fast approaching?

A government employee emailed John Maytham about what he or she believes is the real state of play with the Cape water crisis.

Sasfin CEO opens up about dumping KPMG

Sasfin CEO opens up about dumping KPMG

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Sasfin CEO Roland Sassoon.