• Busting Uber myths

    The ehailing firm is constantly trying, succeeding - and sometimes failing, says Ian Mann.

  • Trapped in a democracy

    The very people elected to bring benefits to all are undermining SA, says Solly Moeng.

  • Marikana spectre

    Five years after the bloody massacre calls for justice are growing louder, says Terry Bell.


Can you afford to have a baby?

Aug 17 2017 16:22

A financial planner at Alexander Forbes Retail looks at some potential financial implications to consider before you decide to have a baby.


UJ debuts on Academic Ranking of World Universities

Aug 16 2017 20:15

The University of Johannesburg has been given a boost through its inclusion in the Top 500 universities in the Academic Ranking of World Universities.


New Africa infrastructure fund

Aug 16 2017 19:27

A.P. Moller Holding has together with PKA, PensionDanmark and Lægernes Pension launched a new infrastructure fund with a focus on Africa.


Treasury seeks further delay in provident fund tax change

Aug 15 2017 17:52

The proposed annuitisation of provident fund benefits, which has been pushed out until 2018, should be postponed by another year, recommends National Treasury.


What to do if you can't afford your bond repayments

Aug 15 2017 17:40

What happens when, as a homeowner, you find yourself under unexpected financial strain and your bond repayments suddenly become more than you can handle?


Defects to look for when buying a home

Aug 15 2017 13:02

It is vital to look past the cosmetics of a property and get down to the integrity of the components that make up that property, advises an expert.


With $1trn waiting for deals, investors make do with ETFs

Aug 09 2017 10:00

With private equity firms sitting on a record amount of cash they’re struggling to invest, their clients are turning to exchange-traded funds for relief.


Tax ombud sees further rise in complaints

Aug 07 2017 21:39

There was a 5% increase in complaints to the tax ombud in the 2016/17 financial year, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has revealed in a written Parliamentary response.


Blunders to avoid when buying a home

Aug 06 2017 16:17

While setting enough money aside for a deposit for a home is in itself a financial feat, it is not the only financial consideration for would-be homeowners.

Money Management

Divorcing the breadwinner

Aug 06 2017 06:00

Sunel Veldtman, financial planner and founder of Foundation Family Wealth, shares her advice to ex-spouses who have made career sacrifices for their families.

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