South Africa’s rocky road to recovery

Important questions need to be asked about how South Africa can achieve faster growth on both a cyclical and a structural basis.

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Lower medical premium increases thanks to lockdown

An unexpected side-effect of the lockdown has been smaller-than-usual annual medical aid premium increases

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Offshore investing: Go direct or use a feeder fund?

Investing in a ZAR-based feeder fund is a less complex way of investing offshore than going direct. We look at the pros and cons of each investment route.

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Listen: How to pay off your home and car

Maya and Mapalo unpack exactly how access bonds work and when advance payments on your car can be used to settle the balloon payment.

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What #alcoholban panic reveals about human behaviour in times of uncertainty

Fear-fuelled stockpiling offers astute investors valuable insights into human nature.

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Video: Financial resilience for self-employed people

The economic lockdown revealed how financially vulnerable self-employed people are.

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Understand your tax liability if you have multiple sources of income

South Africans with different sources of income are often shocked when they discover that PAYE deductions did not cover their tax liability for the year.

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Video: Make interest-rate cuts work for you

I chat to Mark Brits of the Banking Association of South Africa, to help us understand how interest rates work.

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