Investments

Lessons Learnt from Investing in 2016

Having recently read a report from the CEO of PSG Asset Management, Anet Ahern, here are a few key pointers that our top minds in the investment sector will be carrying with them as we start 2017. 1. The [...]

Lessons Learnt from Investing in 2016 2017-01-16T11:59:36+00:00

Characteristics of a canny investor – Part 2

Just because you don’t have an ultimate financial gambit to sell a business or inherit funds, it doesn’t mean you will never become wealthy. The important thing is to know yourself - in particular, your financial behaviour. Modeling your [...]

Characteristics of a canny investor – Part 2 2016-11-21T09:38:16+00:00

Investment insights – diversifying your portfolio

Investment diversification is not a new concept. I’m sure that we all know the old saying that you should not put all your eggs in one basket. If a “basket” drops, you don’t want all of your investments to [...]

Investment insights – diversifying your portfolio 2016-09-05T09:01:31+00:00

Investing in your fifties

Many young people neglect to plan for their retirement during their early working lives, arguing that they will take care of it later in life when they are earning a bigger salary. However, on the flip side of the [...]

Investing in your fifties 2016-05-01T16:42:54+00:00

Financial Fortifications for Forty Somethings

It’s often said that the best years are the forties - and for so many reasons! Whilst everyone is different, it’s good to state at the start of this article that this perspective is becoming even more prevalent. Some [...]

Financial Fortifications for Forty Somethings 2016-04-26T12:00:21+00:00

AVOID THE ‘NEW DIET’ APPROACH TO INVESTING

Saving is a tricky financial discipline to master. Most people agree that it’s wise to save, but are unsure as how best to do it. They try one way, take a break, then try another. It’s similar to the [...]

AVOID THE ‘NEW DIET’ APPROACH TO INVESTING 2015-04-13T08:46:37+00:00

TAX YEAR END – RA BOOST

With the tax year drawing to a close at the end of February, it is worth looking into the advantages of making a supplementary contribution into your retirement annuity (RA). The National Treasury estimates that only 10% of South [...]

TAX YEAR END – RA BOOST 2015-02-09T10:32:11+00:00

5 TIPS FOR INVESTING

It is never too early or late to start an investment portfolio. If you already have a portfolio it doesn’t hurt to gain some extra insight, whether you choose to acknowledge the advice or not… at least arm yourself [...]

5 TIPS FOR INVESTING 2015-01-26T08:00:38+00:00

INVESTING IN ETF’S FOR KIDS

If you are interested in investing for your children’s future education, a good way to achieve this is with exchange-traded funds (ETF). It is best advised to have a balanced portfolio spread over multiple asset classes so as to [...]

INVESTING IN ETF’S FOR KIDS 2015-01-19T10:30:14+00:00
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