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Tap into tax benefits this February

By: Carla Rossouw If youre saving for your retirement, both retirement annuities (RAs) and tax-free investments (TFIs) are good investment choices. But which one offers the best tax benefits? The answer depends on your investment goals and
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16 Feb 2024

Working smarter and harder are essential to building financial wealth

By Rita CoolSouth Africans are facing one of the toughest economic environments in modern history. High interest rates are not only applying pressure on people with bonds and vehicle repayments, but the current economic environment
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14 Feb 2024

Work smarter as well as harder when it comes to building wealth

By: Rita CoolSOUTH Africans are facing one of the toughest economic environments in modern history. High interest rates are not only applying pressure on people with bonds and vehicle repayments, but the current economic environment is a ho
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08 Feb 2024

How employers calculate your redundancy dues

Job cuts increase as harsh operating conditions bite Court rules employees be consulted before redundancy Dear Maurice, Please remember that every organisation has policies originating from national laws to take c
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01 Feb 2024

Kenya Railways, KMTC, MTRH sack 202 staff over fake academic papers

What you need to know:Kenya Revenue Authority and the Postal Corporation of Kenya are each scrutinising nine cases offorged academic documents. 58 staff among those who were found to have faked their academic papers opted to resign i
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29 Jan 2024

Your retirement and saving questions answered

After 40 years in my career, I am thinking about taking early retirement this year after suffering a health setback recently. Will I be able to access my retirement savings, or should I rather continue working, even if I can only manage reduced h
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26 Jan 2024

A quick guide: How to make the most of tax allowances on your retirement savings each year

By: Robyn LaubscherSecuring a comfortable retirement remains one of the biggest challenges faced by South African investors. Retirement annuities (RAs), pension funds, provident funds and tax-free savings accounts (TFSAs) are some of the fi
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25 Jan 2024

Workers take newly merged Heineken-Distell to the CCMA

About 50 workers at Heineken Beverages, which recently merged with Distell, have taken the company to the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration. The workers are on flexible contracts with Vericon Outsourc
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19 Jan 2024

Local pension fund managers need local providers to implement new two-pot system

By Richard FirthThe recent announcement that Parliament's standing committee on finance has declined to extend the implementation date of the two-pot retirement system to 2025 has been met with consternation by many in the industry. With re
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10 Jan 2024

FirstRand lists substantial shares of FNB Eswatini

Emaswati gets to own 24.99% of FNB Eswatini through the sale of shares by the FirstRand Group, the firm said yesterday.It said the listing of FNB Eswatini on the Eswatini Stock Exchange showed strong support for the local capital market and
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08 Dec 2023