Kurt Schoonraad may be a professional comedian but his career is no joke. Apart from entertaining audiences across the country he also pioneered one of South Africa’s best-loved venues, The Cape Town Comedy Club. Add to this a love of collecting classic cars; Kurt definitely has to keep a keen eye on his finances. Expresso sat him down to learn more about Kurt Schoonraad’s money story.
We manage to catch up with Kurt after the show for a few more questions: What's the oldest thing you own that you bought with your own money? The oldest thing I own that I bought from my own money is a Depeche Mode Album. I think it's from 1986
What's the dumbest thing you've ever spent a lot of money on? I bought my girlfriend a really expensive scale for her birthday. Bad idea!
If you received a blank check to buy any one car in the world, what car would you buy? 1958 Corvette Stingray
What's the least valuable thing you own, that you treasure the most? A blue station wagon Chevy Nova matchbox car, my son gave to me at age 4. Follow Kurt online: