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National Wills Week: Time to review your will

By Mlulami Nxele on 16 Sep 2019

reading time: 4 mins

National Wills Week, which takes place between 16 and 20 September, is the perfect opportunity to review your will, or get a will drafted for free.

Prosus marches forward: What should investors be looking out for?

By Nshalati Hlungwane on 10 Sep 2019

reading time: 5 mins

Naspers, the world’s sixth largest internet company by market capitalisation, will list its foreign internet assets separately via Prosus NV, a newly created...

Orbis: There are bigger risks than swimming against the tide

By John Christy on 06 Sep 2019

reading time: 5 mins

We have always described ourselves as “contrarian” investors. While many of our best investment decisions on behalf of clients in the past have been at odds...

Spring is here, it’s time to spring clean your finances

By Lettie Mzwinila on 30 Aug 2019

reading time: 4 mins

The year is flying by, but don’t let it pass without taking stock of your financial decisions, writes Lettie Mzwinila.

WATCH : Avoid common behavioural biases when investing

By Maria Konnikova on 23 Aug 2019

viewing time: 1 min

Poker is known as a wicked environment: a setting that is dynamic and uncertain; where things are hidden, and you don’t always have all the information on...

How to bring conversations about saving out of the closet

By Saleem Sonday on 16 Aug 2019

reading time: 5 mins

Talking about finances at work can seem like a taboo subject, especially given that conversations about salaries, bonuses or saving for retirement usually ta...

How often should employers review their umbrella fund provider?

By Nazia Kahlon on 08 Aug 2019

reading time: 4 mins

The 2019 Sanlam Benchmark Survey found that one-third of employers using umbrella funds have never reviewed their provider, while less than half of responden...

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