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Health insurance disappears for South Africans: FMF

By the Free Market Foundation The Free Market Foundation (FMF) is concerned that too few people are aware of and/or understand the implications of the demarcation regulations in the healthcare insurance market that came into effect from 1 April 2017 and which have a dramatic effect on how consumers pay for healthcare and the type […]

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Part of the beauty of the Glacier Cradle Traverse is the family friendly atmosphere. Photo by Sage Lee Voges/www.zcmc.co.za.

Fun for all at the 2018 Glacier Cradle Traverse

The 2018 Glacier Cradle Traverse took place from 6 – 8 April at Avianto Estate in Muldersdrift, Gauteng. The annual event features three-day, two-day and fun ride options and provides mountain bikers with the chance to explore some of Gauteng’s best singletracks in a relatively non-competitive atmosphere. (more…)

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Advice for provisional taxpayers who have missed the tax deadline

Are you a provisional taxpayer who recently awoke in the dead of night in a cold sweat with the realisation that you missed the 28 February 2018 provisional tax deadline? Or do you have a sinking feeling that you should have submitted a provisional return but didn’t? Either way, burying your head in the sand […]

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Gauteng records high cancer, cardiovascular and motor vehicle accidents

The high pace of life facing Gauteng residents could be taking a toll on their health and lifestyles. The pressure of having to maintain a job when retrenchments are increasing combined with a fast paced modern lifestyle can lead to increased levels of stress, poor sleep and consequently poor resilience and a weakened immune system. […]

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Cyril Ramaphosa (pic: Russell Roberts)

Ramaphosa launches new investment drive

In the State of the Nation Address in February, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that a central priority for government this year is to encourage significant new investment in the economy. Today, the president launched an ambitious new investment drive. (more…)

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Order for payment of pension interest not for out-of-community-of-property marriages

A portion of the pension interest assigned to the non-member spouse in terms of a decree of divorce may not be paid out when parties are married out of community of property, the Pension Funds Adjudicator has ruled. Muvhango Lukhaimane has determined that there is no joining of the spouses’ estates into one joint estate […]

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Novare CIS responds to FSCA fine statement

Novare CIS has responded to the press statement issued by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) on Friday, 13 April 2018 regarding the matter of a fine issued against Novare to the value of  R30,000. (more…)

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Playing it safe: getting to grips with guaranteed investment products

By Cornel Basson, Product Manager at Glacier by Sanlam. The world of investments and global markets can sometimes feel like a roller-coaster ride. You can never quite anticipate the dips and inclines. No wonder ordinary South African consumers – some of whom are among the most anxious, risk-averse investors – struggle with being fully at […]

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