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Colin Daniel

Incentives to churn policies to be banned

Increase in payment of “sign-on bonuses” to attract financial advisers and their clients results in sooner-than-expected clampdown

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PF IOL investment strategy
Colin Daniel

Owning a bit of everything may be your best investment strategy

Leading asset managers lack conviction about which investment markets will deliver good returns and say diversification is key in the current difficult environm... Read Story

PF 27Sep scale IOL
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Banking on low charges

If you’re with one of the Big Four and pay as you transact, do your sums. It may well save you money to opt for a bundle account.

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Highlights from Council for Medical Schemes’s 2013/14 annual report
September 5 2014 at 18:50

Medical schemes had a good financial year in 2013, which is good news for you, as a member

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FSB warns about Alberta Macpherson
September 5 2014 at 18:42

Be careful when dealing with Alberta Macpherson and her company, AM Financial Services, the Financial Services Board warns

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If you want access to credit, stay honest
September 5 2014 at 18:51

Apart from checking your credit record, credit providers can access a database of consumers listed for misdeeds, including fraud.

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Blue about the banks
September 5 2014 at 18:45

No matter where you bank, you could well be feeling a little blue about how the African Bank story is playing out.

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Online financial tool: some banks wary
September 5 2014 at 18:44

Financial management tool 22seven is now free, but using it might put you in breach of your bank’s online banking policy.

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New curator for Fidentia
September 5 2014 at 18:43

The Western Cape High Court has provisionally appointed John Levin as the new curator of the collapsed Fidentia financial services group of companies

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In Personal Finance on 6 Sept
September 4 2014 at 16:13

What to read in the print edition of Personal Finance on Saturday, September 6, 2014

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Your credit report
September 3 2014 at 12:18

Your ‘financial CV’ is written by your creditors and is kept by credit bureaus, which sell it to credit providers wanting to assess your creditworthiness.

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Who owes where?
September 3 2014 at 12:16

If you have income and/or assets in SA and a nomadic lifestyle, you could become a taxpayer in more than one country … or none.

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‘Insurance regs will undermine med schemes’
September 1 2014 at 12:33

Draft regulations on health insurance policies will deal a severe blow to medical schemes, professor of social security systems says

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