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  • Dividend reinvestment: You're probably throwing away R1,000s
  • When you're working and investing for your retirement, every bit counts. A gain of 1% more per year really starts to add up. And the more time you have, the larger those gains can be. Sometimes you do things in your portfolios that you don't think is big a deal, but over time can really hurt. Read on to find out why you should reinvest your dividends… If you're investing in dividend–payi... ››› more
  • [18 December 2013]
  • The power of dividend compound investing in action
  • Buying a portfolio of shares that pay high dividend yields and reinvesting those dividends can be a lot more powerful than you might have thought. If you're in it for the long-term, then using dividends to buy more shares can build up a decent sum. And it will pay you an income later in life. Read on to discover the power of dividend compound investing in action… By reinvesting your dividends,... ››› more
  • [07 October 2013]
  • Do you have what it takes to invest for the long-term?
  • Investing for the long-term requires extreme patience and discipline. Most investors don't have them. You see, most people know about the power of compounding. They even intend to take advantage of it. But each time they start, something interrupts the process a few years later. Read on to find out if you have what it takes to invest for the long-term… Society wires us for instant gratificatio... ››› more
  • [30 September 2013]
  • What's the best way to invest in dividend paying shares?
  • Having dividend paying shares as part of your portfolio is a great way to build wealth. But once you've identified a company that steadily raises its dividends over years, you need to be sure the company can continue to pay its dividend. And there is an easy way to do that. Read on to find out the best way to invest in dividend paying shares… To check if a company can continue to pay its divid... ››› more
  • [26 September 2013]
  • The power of compounding
  • Albert Einstein called compounding the eighth wonder of the world. What is compounding and why is it so powerful? Read on to uncover the power of compounding... Compounding referred to as "the most powerful force in the universe," "the royal road to riches" and "the greatest mathematical discovery in human history," Tom Dyson explains in The Palm Street Letter. Albert Einstein called compound... ››› more
  • [13 September 2013]
  • Saving up for something special? How about putting your cash into a fixed rate Retail Bond
  • If you are saving up for something in particular, such as a wedding or varsity fees, a Fixed Rate Retail Savings Bonds may be the perfect investment vehicle for you. You get a guaranteed amount of interest paid on it and you know your money is very safe with the South African government. Read on to find out why you should think about putting your cash into a fixed rate Retail Bond… You can inv... ››› more
  • [06 September 2013]
  • The right way to view ‘annualised gain' claims
  • Often investments claim performance in annualised gains. But these figures aren't always telling the whole truth. Read on to find out why you need annualised gains… In simplest terms, annualised return calculates what would happen if you repeated a trade's success over the course of a year. If you close a trade for a 10% gain over six months, you have a 20% annualised gain. The trading yea... ››› more
  • [22 August 2013]
  • Saving for a rainy day? Here's how to snowball your savings
  • Whatever you're saving up for, be it a deposit for your dream home, a holiday of a lifetime or a tidy sum to invest on the stock market, here's how you can boost your savings… When you save your hard earned rands, and especially once your savings start to grow, you’ll have the benefit of regular interest being paid into your account. The interest you receive will depend on what type of sa... ››› more
  • [02 July 2013]
  • What really controls your investment success
  • It may come as a surprise, but there are only six factors that determine what your investment portfolio will be worth in the future, says the global investment team at The South African Investor. And it doesn't matter whether you're investing R10,000 or R10 million, these factors apply equally. Read on to discover what they are… There are six factors that determine your investment portfolio’s ... ››› more
  • [12 February 2013]
  • Compounding: The ultimate investment strategy for a wealthy retirement
  • Nothing has the ability to build wealth for your retirement as consistently and easily as a compounding. Considering that this one investment strategy has the ability to turn snowball your retirement wealth, it's vital you know how to put the wealth-building power of compounding to work for you… “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it... He who doe... ››› more
  • [16 January 2013]
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