Promotional emails are created to make it as easy as possible to get between you and your hard-earned money, says Louis van der Merwe, director at Wealthup.
Van der Merwe was recently named one of South Africa’s top financial planners by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa.
“You should avoid putting yourself in a difficult position to not make use of the ‘one-time-only, never-to-be-repeated, sale of the century’,” Van der Merwe told Business Insider South Africa.
He suggests consumers use tools such as unroll.me to unsubscribe from all retail emails.
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