With Discovery Health announcing an average increase in premiums of 10.2% in 2017, it is bound to force many South Africans to look more closely at their medical aid cover. Discovery Health claims a 54% share of South Africa’s medical aid market, with close on three million customers. On Wednesday, the company announced that it […]
Your last Will and Testament: Everything that you need to know The primary purpose of a will is to ensure that your assets are distributed to whomever you choose in the amount and manner that you choose. Other functions include assigning guardianship to minors and appointing an executor to execute your wishes. A will […]
Despite the Hawks’ determination to continue harassing Pravin Gordhan, it remains unlikely that they and the faction backing them will force him out of office.
Thankfully we have a much more transparent and better-regulated industry than a generation before. Much of it is due to the immense power of the internet which has, for want of a better description, democratised the knowledge and workings of investment products.
SA investors today have total transparency on fees, costs and rebates. All to the better.
The excitement of getting a new car can often lead one to make rash decisions when deciding on the various options for car finance. Making the wrong finance decisions up front can have a huge financial impact down the line. We’ve put together a list of helpful tips to help you optimize your motor finance deal.
Discovery July 2016 update Add a KAUAI meal at a discounted price when claiming your Vitality Active Reward From 2 July 2016, Vitality Active Rewards members who achieve their weekly goals and choose the KAUAI WiCode can add a healthy meal (breakfast, any wrap, or any salad or bowl) at a healthy price when they […]
We need to make a paradigm shift with regards to getting older. It is no longer about retiring but changing pace.
It seemed like such a good investment idea, a no-brainer really. You bought a rental property with a small deposit, a large mortgage and got someone to rent it, paying off your mortgage bond to the bank. Ever-rising rentals ensured you would start generating some extra-cash in the near term. Then ten, 15 or even 20 […]
Albert Einstein called compound growth “the greatest mathematical discovery of all time”. It is something that deserves to be understood.
The free fall in commodity prices and associated shares towards the end of last year and its subsequent rebound has scarred and confused investors to the point of insanity