The Money Show with Bruce Whitfield

A wrap of the day’s major business news delivered in Bruce Whitfield’s signature, relatable style - brought to you by Absa.

He plays host to major players in the business arena, from blue-chip company CEOs to industry experts, and the entrepreneurs making waves in South Africa.

Bruce interviews a well-known guest about their attitudes to money in Make Money Mondays, hosts a personal finance discussion with wealth manager Warren Ingram every Thursday, and is joined by Colin Cullis for Business Unusual – a feature that focuses on the disruptors: The people and companies driving the next industrial revolution.

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The producers of The Money Show are Cecile Basson (cecileb@702.co.za) and Thekiso Lefifi (thekisol@702.co.za).

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Podcasts
ShapeShifter

Every week, The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield hosts a businessperson who has shown an ability to adapt to their conditions.


Money Show FAQs

Listeners ask questions, and Bruce Whitfield puts it to experts in this educational feature.


Personal Finance with Warren Ingram

Wealth manager, Warren Ingram's weekly contributions on The Money Show have built this impressive archive of audio content on a broad range of themes.


Small Business Focus

Business growth specialist, Pavlo Phitidis shares great advice on the back of his insights from the world of Small Business.


Andy Rice's Heroes and Zeros

Andy Rice discusses what' s hot and what's not in the world of advertising.


Business Unusual

The best disruptors are focused on customers, not products; they use technology rather than fear it; they create new opportunities often where regulations don't exist and they are backed by those with deep pockets and an appetite for risk. Colin Cullis presents stories of Business Unusual - those people and companies driving the next industrial revolution.


Make Money Mondays

Each week, The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews a well-known guest about their attitudes to money – their hopes and fears, successes and failures.


The Money Show

An archive of each full weekday episode of the award-winning program presented by Bruce Whitfield.


The Best of the Money Show

Bruce Whitfield brings listeners the best of the day’s business news and insights, presented in a manner that makes money matters accessible to a broad audience.


RMB Solutionist Thinking with Bruce Whitfield

Bruce Whitfield presents an insightful new series that celebrates great thinking and what it takes to be a solutionist thinker.


The Science Of ...

“The Science Of” is more compelling content from The Money Show. In this weekly feature, Bruce Whitfield chats to experts from various industries and unpacks how they work with a focus on delving into the business behind these industries. Brought to you by Grundfos. Be. Think. Innovate.


How it works

An exploration of interesting businesses, business concepts or anything that grabs our attention for an in-depth look beyond the general news headlines.



Consumer Focus with Wendy Knowler

A weekly focus on a consumer issue to both highlight a problem and offer a solution.


 

Articles
Are 'tap and go' cards safe? Maybe, suggests this case involving Standard Bank

Are 'tap and go' cards safe? Maybe, suggests this case involving Standard Bank

Handsfree pickpocketing is a myth, says consumer journalist Wendy Knowler. But risks remain, suggests a case she took on.

Dubai-based Mara Group opens South Africa’s first smartphone factory

Dubai-based Mara Group opens South Africa’s first smartphone factory

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Toby Shapshak (Publisher at Stuff magazine) about the R1.5 billion investment.

Considering divorce? How to avoid getting poorer in the process

Considering divorce? How to avoid getting poorer in the process

Personal finance expert Warren Ingram warns that divorce almost always destroys wealth. Here’s how to not lose your money.

'We discuss stocks and options with our children at the dinner table'

'We discuss stocks and options with our children at the dinner table'

Bruce Whitfield interviews Basetsana Kumalo about her attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.).

Absa arranges first US dollar social bond issued by an African corporate

Absa arranges first US dollar social bond issued by an African corporate

The proceeds of social bonds exclusively finance projects that deliver a social impact.

Eskom distributed less electricity in Aug 2019 than at any time since Feb 2009

Eskom distributed less electricity in Aug 2019 than at any time since Feb 2009

“It’s a total mess! What used to be so simple has become a very complicated exercise,” says coal analyst Xavier Prevost.

A potential solution to poverty

A potential solution to poverty

Here are four related stories that may offer an insight to better address poverty.

Yves Saint Laurent starts selling designer condoms for R95 a pop

Yves Saint Laurent starts selling designer condoms for R95 a pop

Some things in life just don’t need a “designer” counterpart, reckons branding and advertising expert Andy Rice.

We bought 2 corrupt businesses back in 2012 - Stephen van Coller (CEO at EOH)

We bought 2 corrupt businesses back in 2012 - Stephen van Coller (CEO at EOH)

If EOH didn’t make those mistakes, the company would have no debt today, laments its CEO, Stephen van Coller.