PFM IOL Hewett
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Spreading the word

Peter Hewett is a man with a mission: to establish a financial advice network across the length and breadth of South Africa without sacrificing the personal tou... Read Story

PFM IOL tax
Colin Daniel

No room for error

The penalties you could pay if you fall foul of SARS.

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Colin Daniel

How Nene’s Budget will affect your pocket

You may not be as badly affected by this week’s Budget as some pundits have suggested, despite an 80c hike in the fuel levy.

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Entries open for Planner of the Year 2015
February 27 2015 at 19:42

Entries for the Financial Planning Institute/Personal Finance Financial Planner of the Year award close on Friday, March 13.

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Answers to readers’ questions
February 27 2015 at 19:41

Financial experts answer your questions

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Nene raises personal income tax
February 25 2015 at 14:28

Personal income tax will go up by one percentage point for all salaries above R181 900 a year, says the finance minister.

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Providers set to compete for your tax-free savings
February 20 2015 at 20:18

Although they have still to finalise their offerings, financial providers are expected to offer added incentives to attract you to their new tax-free savings packages.

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Widow denied pension because she ‘didn’t exist’
February 20 2015 at 20:15

A woman who may have qualified for a pension did not receive anything because her late husband failed to inform the fund he had remarried.

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RA provider not liable for penalty mistake
February 20 2015 at 20:14

A retirement annuity member was mistakenly told by the product administrator’s call centre there would not be a penalty if his spouse withdrew his savings when they divorced.

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Chance for regulators to shine
February 20 2015 at 20:13

Twin peaks legislation is set to seal up the cracks through which some types of investments have fallen in the past to your detriment as a consumer.

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Ready for a better retirement?
February 20 2015 at 20:09

Almost half of all South African pensioners live on less than R4 000 a month. The Ready Set Retire Conference aims to show you the way to a better retirement.

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Bid to open exchange for BBBEE investors
February 20 2015 at 19:31

People who are invested in broad-based black economic empowerment shares may soon have a regulated and transparent exchange if the regulator grants it a licence.

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Debt-collection lawyers say attachment orders system is working
February 20 2015 at 19:29

Court challenge to how emolument attachment orders are issued is important for the credit industry, the legal fraternity and the 10 million credit-active consumers in arrears.

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