Understanding Payslips & Bank Statements

Do you understand all the information contained in your payslip? And do you know how to read your bank statement? Many people find these documents tricky to understand, but these documents provide a snapshot of your financial ‘score’ every month.

What’s on my payslip?

Although all payslips differ slightly they all contain common information, including your gross and nett salary, deductions as well as leave days due to you.

Here is an example of a payslip.

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What’s on my payslip?

Although all payslips differ slightly they all contain common information, including your gross and nett salary, deductions as well as leave days due to you.

Here is an example of a payslip.

Saver Waya Waya WageWise is a financial literacy initiative of the ASISA Foundation. The WageWise website was largely funded by the Sanlam Foundation.