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42 days ago
Beneficiary fund can secure your kids’ future
Beneficiary fund can secure your kids’ future

The government introduced beneficiary funds in 2009 to provide a safe vehicle to accept lump-sum death benefits allocated ...

42 days ago
Critical illness claims: the devil’s in the detail
Critical illness claims: the devil’s in the detail

If you take out cover for serious illness or disability, you expect the policy to pay out when such an event occurs.

42 days ago
Your financial questions answered
Your financial questions answered

Email your questions to [email protected] or fax them to 021 4884119. This feature is sponsored by Old Mutual Wealth.

44 days ago
In Personal Finance, Saturday June 11
In Personal Finance, Saturday June 11

Guidance on choosing a medical scheme option.

Retirement
45 days ago
Why you need to rethink your retirement plan
Why you need to rethink your retirement plan

Changes to the laws governing retirement funds and how your retirement savings are taxed will force you to revise your financial plan.

Retirement
45 days ago
Aligning retirement savings with income: a new approach
Aligning retirement savings with income: a new approach

New research suggests a better way to align your pre-retirement investment strategy with your post-retirement income.

47 days ago
Financial Planner of the Year finalists announced
Financial Planner of the Year finalists announced

The Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI) has named the three finalists in the 2016 FPI Financial Planner of the Year competition.

49 days ago
How to do your employees some good
How to do your employees some good

There are a number of ways you can help employees who work in your home or small business, from sending them on a financial ...

Banking
49 days ago
Does Nedbank think we’re simple with its 13-percent rate?
Does Nedbank think we’re simple with its 13-percent rate?

Nedbank is running large green adverts in the print media making an offer that seems almost too good to be true: interest ...

49 days ago
UIF ready to hand out more benefits
UIF ready to hand out more benefits

There is a R126-billion surplus in the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF), and if changes before Parliament are approved, ...

49 days ago
Adviser must repay pensioner what she lost in property syndication
Adviser must repay pensioner what she lost in property syndication
Retirement
49 days ago
Umbrella funds under-perform in survey
Umbrella funds under-perform in survey

Members of many commercial umbrella retirement funds can expect a lower pension than members of well-run and appropriately ...

49 days ago
Employers must act in employees’ interests
Employers must act in employees’ interests

The question that should be asked when an employer decides to switch from a stand-alone fund to an umbrella retirement fund, ...

Banking
52 days ago
How good is credit-card travel insurance?
How good is credit-card travel insurance?

The limits and exclusions on automatic credit-card insurance may leave you significantly exposed.