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Economics and Markets Update

Despite the turmoil and tragic events in Ukraine and The Middle East, global markets have held up exceptionally well recently. Having threatened to de-rail the global recovery, a spike in...

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The Value of Employee Benefits

Many companies today offer their staff comprehensive employee benefits programmes ranging from retirement funding, life cover for dependants and disability protection in the event of prolonged illness or disablement, plus...

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Tax Law Changes

The Taxation Laws Amendment Act was promulgated in December 2013. However, effectively the new changes only come into effect from March 2015. We will highlight some of the important changes in our...

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Dying Without a Will Can Be Costly

The way in which some people tend to ignore the really important things in life is an interesting psychological phenomenon. Think about it this way. There are two things we...

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Markets Update

As stock markets around the world, including South Africa's, again reach record highs, one could be forgiven for thinking that all the troubles brought about by the financial crisis, which...

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About Medical Gap Cover

Gap cover is not designed to assist with day-to-day cover; however it assists with major in-hospital medical expenses. Some of our clients have experienced an unexpected shortfall for an in-hospital...

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Retirement Annuity Season

The month of February has always been known in the financial planning industry as "retirement annuity season", mainly because it is the last chance tax payers have to easily and...

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The Markets

The year got off to a steady start but the threat of inflation and the prospect of rising interest rates globally to combat it, together with the US Federal Reserve's...

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How to Choose Which Medical Aid Scheme Is Best for You…

The rationale behind medical aid is to ensure that you are able to pay for treatment received from either a GP or specialist, and most importantly to be able to...

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