Save on tax by diversifying your retirement savings

Jan 10 2018 15:57

Maximising your tax efficiency could mean finding a balance between your discretionary and retirement savings, explains an expert.


Top 10 retirement destinations in the world

Dec 01 2017 07:00

South Africa has not made it onto the 2017 list of top 10 retirement destinations in the world as compiled by Live and Invest Overseas.


PICS: Val de Vie unveils luxury retirement village

Nov 15 2017 07:00

The award-winning security estate Val de Vie near Paarl in the Cape Winelands has launched its latest development - a luxury retirement lifestyle component.


Younger South Africans increasingly considering offshore investment - expert

Nov 08 2017 19:20

Retirement planning must provide savings that will last longer due to people increasingly living longer, says an expert at Sovereign Trust.


Retired investors face a dilemma

Sep 24 2017 19:00

Retired investors commonly face the dilemma of either maintaining a certain lifestyle or adjusting it in order to preserve their savings.


PSG Alpha R675m deal with Amdec ushers in new focus on retirement property

Sep 19 2017 14:22

PSG Alpha Investments has acquired a 50% stake in property developer Amdec Group's Evergreen Lifestyle division, a provider of retirement living.


Retiring abroad: the Grenada option

Sep 04 2017 19:40

South African retirees in a position to do so are increasingly looking at overseas destinations to make a home, says an expert specialising in second citizenships.


Market returns disappoint retirees

Sep 03 2017 06:01

Retirees who have been relying on market-related investment returns to provide their retirement income have had a pretty tough ride over the past three years.


Default options makes it easier to preserve retirement funds

Sep 03 2017 06:00

From this past Friday, all defined contribution retirement funds are required to offer a default preservation fund.


How much is enough to invest for retirement?

Sep 04 2017 06:00

Experts agree: there is no exact answer to the question of how much you need to save to make sure you'll have enough to live on during retirement.


Retirement fund landmines at divorce

Aug 31 2017 18:28

Sharing the spoils of a failed marriage tends to bring out the worst in people, says Sohini Castille, head of employee benefits consulting at 10X Investments.


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.

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