16.10.2019 04:48 pm
For most people, when drafting a will, there is the obvious desire to control the allocation of their assets after their demise.
However, it is possible to be too controlling and to create a legacy that is inflexible, unrealistic and frustrating for your heirs.
While financial success may mean different things to different people, financial independence speaks to a universal language.
If you are planning to work for the rest of your life, it is entirely understandable if saving for retirement is not top-of-mind.
Home owners grudgingly fork out for insurance every month consoling themselves that at least if something does happen, they are covered.
Cancer, regardless of the type and who is affected, is costly in myriad ways.
Mindfulness is growing in popularity as people see, and feel, the benefits to their health and emotional wellbeing.
In tough economic times, those in already tenuous financial positions can experience heightened anxiety which in turn can intensify financial tension between couples and other members of the family.
Loss of employment, salary cuts, medical bills, rising fuel prices, food and cost of living in general, plus overspending, are some of the reasons why consumers end up being over-indebted.
Start planning your festive season budget. Use October to set out a detailed festive season budget so you don’t overspend.
And continue to practise them until you retire.
Here are six key factors to keep in mind in the event of your death and how that will be handled.
Most medical schemes have options that include a medical savings account (MSA).
Real estate has long been touted as a good investment on the basis that property has excellent value.
Payslips are some of the most important documents that you’ll receive, so it is imperative to understand what the various deductions and items on it are.
Personal finance: Some good advice never goes out of fashion.