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  • How to buy your perfect dream home for long-term prosperity
  • Before you even think about financing your home, you need to know exactly what you want from it. There are certain steps you must take to find your perfect home. So start your buying process by considering the following important elements. What type of home will best meet your needs?   Buying a house is a long-term commitment. You don’t want to make the mistake of buying a property that you... ››› more
  • [21 December 2015]
  • “You only live once” - The best way to plan your finances for life
  • I often hear people say, “Just do it, you only live once.” I cringe when I hear this… You: “I really want that new S-class Mercedes Benz but I don't think I can afford it.” Friend: “Go for it, you only live once.” Yes, do it! You'll end up paying for that S-class for the rest of your life. You'll live hand to mouth while the car depreciates in value and you and your family a... ››› more
  • [21 December 2015]
  • Three ways to get your financial planning on track
  • Trying to sort out your finances for the present and the future is never an easy task, but it is one thing you need to take the time to do. Financial planning should start as early as possible, with short-term and long-term goals. So what should you include as part of your financial plans? Let's take a closer look at some important aspects… Financial planning aspect #1: Are you co... ››› more
  • [21 December 2015]
  • Getting your priorities straight with your savings
  • Savings are an important part of your personal finances. It's important to build up savings over the years. The earlier you start, the quicker you'll achieve your savings goals. You should have different purposes for different savings. So how should you deal with your savings? Read on to find out… Different types of savings As part of your financial planning for the future, yo... ››› more
  • [21 December 2015]
  • Insurance warning: Six things you need to do before you lock up and go this December
  • Picture this: You've just come home from a wonderful December holiday. You throw open your front door and put down your bags. But just before you can say, “Home, sweet home!” the chaos around you tells you there's been a burglary. Your next thought will probably be: “Thank goodness I'm insured!” But are you really certain you'll be paid out as much as you expect? If you have in... ››› more
  • [21 December 2015]
  • Nine secret hiding places to protect your wealth while you're away this December
  • Criminals are becoming increasingly organised, determined and cunning. They target people who run successful businesses or own nice houses, going for their investments, jewellery and pensions… They're even gunning for your identities! Armed with the right information, an ID criminal can impersonate you and commit fraud, open and misuse bank accounts, apply for loans, abuse your existing b... ››› more
  • [21 December 2015]
  • Are you changing your career in 2016? These tips will help you find your niche...
  • Perhaps you're bored at work and have realised that opportunities for growth are limited. Or maybe you've been dreaming about a career change for a while now. You wouldn't be alone. Research shows that at least 50% of all working South Africans believe they've chosen the wrong path. Regardless of why you feel this way about your current job, the right career is out there for everyone - and i... ››› more
  • [21 December 2015]
  • Secure your children's financial future today with two valuable “laws” of finance
  • According to International Monetary Fund, Gross National Savings as a percentage of GDP in South Africa is one of the worst in the world at about 16%. Emerging markets and developing countries average 33%, while the world averages 25%. We can't even use low salaries and a cost of living for our poor savings culture - the Chinese earn less than we do, and they manage to save over 50% of their GD... ››› more
  • [16 November 2015]
  • The two things you need to grow your wealth
  • Growing your wealth over the years may be something you aspire to. You may think that not having enough money is standing in your way of growing wealth, but you'd be wrong. There are two things that you need to have. So what are these things? Read on to find out… Two factors that will help you grow your wealth   The two most important things you need to grow your wealth a... ››› more
  • [03 November 2015]
  • Financial planning: Splitting your cash between savings and investing
  • Financial planning involves all aspects of money management for today and for your future. Everyone needs to support themselves. This involves buying food, paying rent or a bond, and putting petrol in the car. But once you get your essential spending done, you should be putting your money into savings and investing the rest. So what is the difference between savings and investing? Let'... ››› more
  • [28 October 2015]
  • Safeguard your financial future by securing multiple income streams
  • Safeguard your financial future by securing multiple income streams
    Trying to plan for your future is difficult. You want to grow your wealth so your future is secure and that you'll have a comfortable retirement. But how can you achieve this? You can't do it by slaving away in your current job. This isn't going to build wealth and a financially comfortable future. You need to exposure multiple income streams. Read on to find out more… What are mu... ››› more
  • [23 October 2015]
  • How to get your financial planning right
  • Financial planning is of vital importance. By planning your financial future, you can help yourself achieve your goals. So how should you approach financial planning? Let's take a closer look… What is financial planning? Financial planning is all about focusing on your financial goals and organising yourself to achieve them. You’ll probably have to make sacrifices along the way ... ››› more
  • [13 October 2015]
  • Financial planning 101: How to put together a budget
  • Successful financial planning boils down to successful budgeting. If you don't have a budget, you don't know what you're doing with your money. By putting a budget in place, you can spend your money more effectively and put more of it to work. So how can you put together the perfect budget? Read on to find out the four steps towards putting together a budget… Budget planning step ... ››› more
  • [12 October 2015]
  • How to get your financial planning in order
  • It's never too early to start financial planning. The earlier you do, the easier you'll find it to reach your financial goals. So where should you start with financial planning? Read on to find out… Financial planning will help you reach your financial goals Whatever your financial goals are, whether it’s to retire at 50 or pay off the bond on your house quickly, you need to put... ››› more
  • [09 October 2015]

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