Bekithemba Mafulela

Bekithemba was employed at Allan Gray from 2013 to 2019 as a business development manager in Retail Distribution. He holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences degree in Economics from the University of Zimbabwe, a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning from the University of the Free State and an Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning, focusing on Employee Benefits & Pension Law, from the University of the Free State. He is also a CFA® charterholder and a CFP® professional.

Articles by Bekithemba Mafulela

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How to become the next Sylvia Bloom

By Bekithemba Mafulela on 29 Jun 2018

Reading time: 4 mins

A recent New York Times article took many investors by surprise: A frugal legal secretary, who worked at the same firm for 67 years until she retired at the...

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Cashing in on your tax refund

By Bekithemba Mafulela on 29 Mar 2018

Reading time: 3 mins

Between April 2017 and February 2018, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) paid out more than R205 billion to taxpayers. If you are lucky enough to have...

Insights categories - Personal investing

How to prevent a financial hangover this festive season

By Bekithemba Mafulela on 08 Dec 2017

Reading time: 5 mins

If the festive season sends you into a panic and sees you mentally tallying up added expenses, such as gifts, getaways and groceries, you may need a financia...

Insights categories - Personal investing

When is a debit order the better option?

By Bekithemba Mafulela on 31 Mar 2017

Reading time: 5 mins

When you think about starting a new investment there are two ways to approach it: either you invest in one go with a lump sum or you do recurring investments...

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Are you a saver or a borrower?

By Bekithemba Mafulela on 10 Aug 2016

Reading time: 6 mins

It is difficult to be a fence sitter when it comes to investing and wealth creation. Either you are a saver, and are providing for your needs, both present a...


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