April 29, 2021

Understanding the true cost of ‘noise’ when investing

Why judges, investors and advisors shouldn’t make decisions on an empty stomach The four most dangerous words in the world of investing just might be […]
April 29, 2021

Can a will made on a digital device be valid?

Digital technologies have advanced more rapidly than any innovation in history. Via electronic tools, systems, devices and resources that generate, store or process data, around […]
April 29, 2021

Are you a Millennial and emigrating? Don’t kiss SARS goodbye yet

As a South African millennial income earner, even if you’re moving abroad, you’ll still have to declare your worldwide income to SARS on an annual […]
April 29, 2021

Even with medical aid, expect to cough up an extra 400% when hospitalised

Many South Africans with medical cover are shocked to discover that they need to pay substantial shortfalls in medical expenses – even those on the […]
April 29, 2021

Can salaried workers now also claim home office tax relief?

The South African Revenue Services has previously allowed the deduction of home office expenses in the determination of taxable income where taxpayers earn mainly commission […]
March 24, 2021

Park any doubts: insurance tips for second-hand cars

In recent months, second-hand car purchases have accelerated as the economic impact of Covid-19 and lockdowns have been felt and travel needs have changed. For […]
March 24, 2021

Tips on what to do if your house or vehicle is damaged by wet weather

Whereas Cape Town gets most of its rainfall over the winter months, Mother Nature can surprise citizens with the odd late summer rainfall. The National […]
March 24, 2021

Gap cover – an essential employee benefit

The  majority of employers in the formal sector maintain medical scheme cover as a compulsory employee benefit for staff where affordability is realistically manageable. This […]
March 24, 2021

Should I Invest When The Market Is High? Dispelling The Buy Low, Sell High Myth

Most investors realize trying to time the market by always buying low and selling high isn’t a realistic endeavor. Yet even with that knowledge, if […]
February 25, 2021

Budget 2021 signals hope for SA taxpayers

Today the Minister of Finance tabled the 2021 Budget, which, according to tax experts at Allan Gray, was more optimistic than expected. “It is important […]
March 24, 2021

Park any doubts: insurance tips for second-hand cars

In recent months, second-hand car purchases have accelerated as the economic impact of Covid-19 and lockdowns have been felt and travel needs have changed. For […]
March 24, 2021

Tips on what to do if your house or vehicle is damaged by wet weather

Whereas Cape Town gets most of its rainfall over the winter months, Mother Nature can surprise citizens with the odd late summer rainfall. The National […]
November 19, 2020

Five ways to reduce vehicle insurance premiums

2020 has been a tough year and many people are looking for ways to decrease their expenses. Good news is that with many people now […]
October 22, 2020

Come hail or high water: Staying safe during storm season

While spring’s arrival might well evoke the prospect of picnics and leisurely outdoor entertainment, the reality of this shoulder season is that it can often […]
October 22, 2020

Avoiding insurance fraud

Digital detection spells jail time for insurance scammers. The Insurance Crime Bureau estimates that in 2019 up to 20% of the R35 billion paid out […]
February 20, 2020

The long and the short of it: Short-term insurance essentials for life

Source: MoneyMarketing – Bertus Visser   Life happens. Some things we can predict, plan or hope for, while others aren’t always as easy to foresee. Fortunately, […]