Buying property offshore might be quite rewarding, but there are some risks to be aware of.
The optimal solution is a well-thought-out balancing act.
Considerations when contributing toward retirement annuities and other long-term investments for your children.
Several things need to be considered, and staying focused your long-term objective – retirement – is important.
Local unit trusts generally attract dividend and interest taxes and possibly capital gains tax on withdrawal.
Investing into one or two individual shares exposes you to significant risk.
A look at how to benefit from medical aid and retirement annuity contributions.
The amount of time you spend in the market and the frequency with which you invest are two important factors to consider.
‘The big money is not in the buying or the selling, but in the waiting’ – Charlie Munger.
Consider the emotional benefits of owning your own home without the anxiety of paying off a bond.