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Shreekanth Sing, Technical Legal Adviser, PSG Wealth

What you need to know about retirement saving

AUTHOR: Shreekanth Sing, Technical Legal Adviser, PSG Wealth Retirement funds offer tax-free growth and tax-deductible contributions, making them the most efficient way to save for retirement and ensure you can retire financially secure. These include pension funds, provident funds and retirement annuities (RAs).  (more…)

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Grant Meintjes, Head of Securities, PSG Wealth.

Seven considerations when investing your retirement savings in shares

By Grant Meintjes, head of securities at PSG Wealth. Shares make good long-term investments, and this is no different when it comes to retirement savings – perhaps the ultimate form of long-term investment. Knowing how much to save and understanding some basic investment principles will put you in an excellent position to achieve your retirement […]

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Biking to retirement: how cycling connects to better long-term investing

By Richus Nel, Financial Adviser, PSG Wealth Old Oak. As a recreational cyclist, I regard cycling as one of the most enjoyable and effective ways to get around. But while some cycling is for recreation, other times it can be about incremental goal setting. Every hill, every valley or every time challenge is within reach, […]

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Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure

Use home chemicals safely for fire safety

By Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure. Countless household goods contain flammable chemicals, while those containing non-flammable chemicals can come in combustible packaging. There are several examples of common chemical-laden products you’ll find in your home. Each carry the risk of fire if not properly handled or stored, and we often forget […]

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Interest rate hike unlikely tomorrow

By Adriaan Pask, Chief Investment Officer, PSG Wealth. Indications that South Africa’s economy remained weak at the start of the third quarter of this year make it unlikely that the South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) monetary policy committee will hike interest rates tomorrow (Thursday, 20 Sep). (more…)

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Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure

How rand depreciation affects your insurance cover

By Bertus Visser, Head of Distribution, PSG Insure. Times are tough in markets across the globe, and South Africa is no exception. To make matters worse, continued pressure on the rand – largely due to factors outside South Africa’s control – is fuelling inflation fears and adding pressure to an already struggling economy. This affects […]

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Willie Fourie

Don’t let a careless estate plan undo a lifetime of saving

Savings Month is here and as we see every July, many South Africans are taking the opportunity to review their savings habits and behaviours. One aspect that’s often overlooked is that your hard-earned savings gains can easily be undone by failing to pay sufficient attention to estate planning. “Even if all your retirement goals fall […]

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Evergreen Muizenberg

Rapid retirement expansion – what’s the next big play?

Demand for retirement facilities in South Africa is surging, with one development company’s footprint growing dramatically. Though the retirement sector is growing in South Africa with 6,8million retirees being predicted by 2030, it is a fragmented and largely underserved market. (more…)

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