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Becoming financially independent as a woman

With August being #WomensMonth, we thought it would be good to tackle the topic of financial independence. According to research by Flux Trends in 2019, the female share of employment in South Africa is between 40% and 45%. Based on this, women account for R1.3 trillion, or 48.3% of South Africa's GDP. Globally women spend 4.5 hours on housework per day, and men less than half of that. The amount of time women spend on unpaid domestic work is not included in labour force par