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June 23, 2021

INFLATION 101: THE BASICS OF INFLATION

Inflation and the stock market Last week, the US released its latest inflation data which, over the past three months, have been increasing significantly. Inflation […]
June 23, 2021

Demerit points and your short-term insurance

For most drivers, there can be nothing more annoying than a reckless driver that dangerously cuts in front of them, or drives facing oncoming traffic […]
June 23, 2021

Understanding the 3 planning phases for a successful financial journey

Research has shown that only 1 in 3 adults have any form of pension. Submissions presented to Parliament this month by the retirement and savings […]
June 23, 2021

Should I get Gap cover?

THE days when medical schemes paid the full cost of surgeries in private hospitals are gone forever. Being covered by your medical aid at 100% […]
June 23, 2021

Women – leave a legacy your loved ones deserve

As a result of the pandemic, women are more financially exposed than ever. The latest Momentum | UNISA Household Financial Wellness Insights says that women, who make […]
May 27, 2021

Absa money market fund closure… an opportunity to reconsider

The recent news that Absa was closing down its reliable and popular money market fund caught the market by surprise, flooding it with speculation about […]
May 27, 2021

What does the Motor value on your vehicle insurance mean?

Insurance covers you based on the Retail value, Market Value or Trade Value of your vehicle dependant on the options you choose including or excluding noted extras. This is […]
May 27, 2021

How to prepare for, and take control of, your retirement

Take control by understanding your situation. As much as retirement often seems far away for many of us, especially younger individuals, it is important to […]
May 27, 2021

Planning for emergencies should be prioritised now more than ever

The outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic and its subsequent economic impact has had a profound impact on the culture of household savings in South Africa, […]