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25 October 2019

Financial advice for single mothers

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

Besides the gender pay gap and running a single-income household, single mothers face unique challenges.
25 October 2019 14:59   /

According to the Human Sciences Research Council, around 60% of South African children have an absent father, although more recent estimates are even higher. Forty percent of mothers are single parents and only about 25% of children are part of a nuclear family.

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Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

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