Government retail bonds (or RSA Retail Bonds) can be a useful savings vehicle. But like all other sources of interest and income, you may have to pay tax on your gains.
So when are you liable to pay tax on the interest you receive from government retail bonds? And is there anyway round it?
Read on to find out…
How government retail bonds work
From just R1,000 you can invest in govern... ››› more
Government retails bonds are bonds aimed at the South African public.
When you buy these bonds, in return for lending your money to the South African government, you'll receive twice yearly interest payments until your bond matures.
By buying bonds, you invest your money for a specific period of time. And this makes them a very useful vehicle for saving for a particular thing or event.
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If you're disappointed with the interest your money is earning in the bank and you don't need the funds for the next few years, you could consider buying bonds.
For a retail investor, the easiest way to do that is through RSA retail savings bonds.
You can buy bonds from R1,000 and you can decide on how long to tie your money up.
So how do RSA retail bonds work?
Read on to find out…
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If you're saving up for something in particular, you want a safe place to invest your cash. As long as you are happy not seeing it for a few years, then RSA Retail Bonds might be the right investment for you. Read on to find out more about RSA Retail Bonds…
RSA Retail Bonds are a quick and easy solution if you’re looking for a reasonable return for the medium-term. As you invest with the Sou... ››› more
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