Let’s begin a brighter story

There is something universally appealing about a new year. Twelve new months stretch out before us, untainted by disappointments and mistakes, allowing our imagination to fill them with the stories we wish for our lives. A chance to turn the page, put the past behind us and look forward. As we put pen to paper in the new year, we …

My Sticitt Journey | Theo Kitshoff, CEO

I truly believe in the power of responsible commerce to solve society’s toughest problems. Come to think about it, any problem for that matter.  After my studies, I spent some time in the investment banking space locally and abroad, met amazing people and learnt a great deal about the mechanics of the world’s money machine. Without getting into the technical …

Why schools should care about Financial Literacy

I learned about money from my dad. He taught me to have an entrepreneurial mindset from an early age. He also taught me to be careful about what I spend, to live within my means, and to track my money effectively. He showed me to be dedicated, disciplined, and hard-working. And the lessons took hold because he lived them out …

Ask the experts | Findamentals

In a world where everyone is chasing more, quotes like ‘’money makes the world go round” are front and centre. A world where people are losing millions to scams and get rich quick schemes, where people are over-indebted to the point they go into depression or sometimes worse. In this world, our world, it is imperative that individuals understand their …

A manic or moving Monday | How to make school payments

A manic Monday? Driving into the school’s driveway your child suddenly remembers it’s civvies day, valentines ball tickets are being sold, and it’s the Gr 9 entrepreneurs day. You have no cash in your car and this erupts into a chaotic start to the week. Parents, we know you’ve all been there, forgetting to draw cash, especially for school-related payments. …

Teaching your children about money | PART II

How do you build towards a better future? Does dedication structure a better tomorrow? Are we living in a fast-money world? How to teach my children about money? All relevant questions that you’ve been asking since your child came into existence. Sticitt is designed to be Parents’ secret weapon, to help build your child’s financial educational future.  Parents, we know …

Teaching your children about money | PART I

Teaching your children to understand the fundamentals of money is critical to preparing them for success in the real world. As the old saying goes, money does make the world go round. So regardless of ambitions or social position, money will play a significant role in our lives every day. The financial habits they build from a young age will …

Sticitt success | By taking hands as partners, a better future can be built

Over the past five years, Sticitt has grown beyond recognition. Gone are the days of working with a handful of schools in Pretoria East, we now have over 900 schools in every region of South Africa. We are no longer a small team running around filling five seats each, but rather a diverse ecosystem of specialists, depending on each other …