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Insights categories - Retirement

Part 3 (updated): The two-pot system and your savings withdrawal benefit

By Jaya Leibowitz on 08 Jul 2024

Reading time: 8 mins

In part 3 of our Two-pot chapter, Jaya Leibowitz reminds us not to lose sight of the importance of preserving retirement savings, and cautions investors...

Insights categories - Retirement

Part 2 (updated): The two-pot system – what we know for now

By Jaya Leibowitz on 28 Feb 2024

Reading time: 6 mins

There has been a lot of noise in the past few months about the changes that are being made to the South African retirement system. In part 2 of our Two-pot...

Insights categories - Personal investing

How to plan for an emergency fund in 2023

By on 03 Apr 2023

Reading time: 6 mins

How should investors approach unexpected expenses in 2023? Gladness Rupare, investment specialist, Sandy McGregor, portfolio manager, and Emily Gray, busines...

Insights categories - Personal investing

Personal finance lessons from Squid Game

By Cedrick Pila on 03 Dec 2021

Reading time: 8 mins

Netflix’s smash hit show Squid Game may not be for everyone due to its shock factor and gruesome violence, but it is a relatable story that hits close to hom...

Insights categories - Personal investing

Five ways to build a solid financial foundation

By Phiko Peter on 15 Jun 2021

Reading time: 7 mins

Most of us start our careers in our early twenties and plan to earn an income for about four decades before reaching retirement age. Along the way we will...

Insights categories - Personal investing

Do you have an emergency fund?

By Noluyolo Betela on 01 Jul 2020

Reading time: 10 mins

By proactively building emergency reserves, you will be able to respond to life’s crises without compromising your financial standing, or taking on expensive...

Insights categories - Personal investing

Are you financially resilient?

By Mthobisi Mthimkhulu on 23 Oct 2019

Reading time: 9 mins

Most of us know what it means to build resilience in the context of health and wellness: eat healthily, exercise regularly, get enough sleep and manage stres...


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