Sentimental spending up 142 percent over the past 10 years, with people splashing out  on romantic experiences more than traditional gifts like flowers and jewellery Online shopping at an all-time high, up 683 percent since 2011 Home-cooked meals, take-ways and movie marathons are expected to be this year’s top romantic experiences 12 February 2021, Johannesburg …
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Extends effort beyond 500 million financially included over the past five years Partnerships with iKhokha and uKheshe in South Africa enable small, micro and medium enterprises (SMMEs) to accept digital payments  Johannesburg, South Africa – 18 May 2020: In this time of crisis, Mastercard has expanded its worldwide commitment to financial inclusion by pledging to …
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Mastercard SpendingPulse report shows moderate growth in consumer spending, but general dealer sales continue to underperform. Johannesburg, South Africa, 17 April 2018 – Total South African retail sales for February 2018 increased 3.5 percent year-on-year, after removing the effects of inflation. Compared to each of the five previous months of February, sales volumes were 4.6 …
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Mastercard SpendingPulse shows a significant increase in retail spending in December 2017 as consumers benefit from a stronger Rand and lower inflation Johannesburg, South Africa, 9 February 2018 – Mastercard SpendingPulse today reports that South African consumer spending showed a healthy improvement over the festive season, with retail sales volumes rising 3.8 percent year-on-year after …
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Ultra High Net Worth Individuals increase while High Net Worth Individuals decline To tweet this news, copy and paste: «South Africa Wealth Report provides insight into the local affluent market #SouthAfrica #WorldMasterCard news.mstr.cd/1V8RsVB» Johannesburg, 6 April 2016 – According to the South Africa Wealth Review 2016 report published by New World Wealth in association with …
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