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How waiting periods work

Waiting periods and late-joiner penalties are the only means open to medical schemes to offset some of the risks they take on when accepting you as a member.

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PFM IOL 2ndq 2015 leasing
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Is vehicle leasing for you?

Do you really need to own your car, or would you prefer to lease it instead, upgrading every few years without worrying about trade-in value or rising maintenan... Read Story

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Market turmoil: stay anchored to your plan

The recent events in the markets may have unnerved you, but having a long-term goal in mind will help you to stay on course.

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Hackers raid 225 000 Apple accounts

Hackers targeting jail-broken iPhones have raided more than 225 000 Apple accounts, using them for app-buying sprees or to hold phones for ran ...

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Market turmoil: stay anchored to your plan
August 28 2015 at 19:34

The recent events in the markets may have unnerved you, but having a long-term goal in mind will help you to stay on course.

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How to deal with risk in your portfolio
August 28 2015 at 19:33

If you can’t stomach the ups and downs, perhaps you should review your investment strategy.

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Make most of tax breaks when you retire
August 28 2015 at 19:32

At a recent Ready Set Retire Club presentation, Jenny Gordon from Alexander Forbes detailed ways you can use tax breaks to maximise your disposable retirement income.

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Correction: no stamp duty
August 28 2015 at 19:31

Stamp duty has been abolished and does not form part of the costs of transferring property.

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Consumers take a swipe at banks over cloning
August 28 2015 at 19:30

When your bank card gets cloned and money is pilfered from your account, who is liable: you or your bank?

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Reprieve for credit providers
August 28 2015 at 19:27

Credit providers have been given a reprieve by the suspension of the regulations governing how you must be assessed for affordability when you apply for credit.

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In Personal Finance this weekend
August 27 2015 at 17:14

Where do you stand as an investor as the markets dip and dive? Find out in Personal Finance this Saturday.

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How waiting periods work
August 24 2015 at 12:58

Waiting periods and late-joiner penalties are the only means open to medical schemes to offset some of the risks they take on when accepting you as a member.

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Is vehicle leasing for you?
August 24 2015 at 12:55

Do you really need to own your car, or would you prefer to lease it instead, upgrading every few years without worrying about trade-in value or rising maintenance costs?

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Fica update: where to from here?
August 24 2015 at 12:46

The Financial Intelligence Centre Act seems to frustrate individuals more than money launderers and terrorist supporters. The government is due to shift the focus to high-risk individuals and transactions.

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