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What are the chances?

Today, eighteen years ago, the owners of the World Trade Centre’s twin towers could never have imagined the simultaneous destruction of both towers. In fact, they believed the probability to be so far-fetched that they only ever insured one of… Read More ›

Before you retire

A good retirement plan should take years rather than months to design. In the five years leading up to formal retirement, key decisions regarding living arrangements, healthcare and expenditure need to be made to ensure that the final plan is… Read More ›

You, me & money

Unsurprisingly, money trouble is one of the leading causes of divorce worldwide. In fact, here at home the latest Stats SA figures show that 44.4% of divorces were in respect of couples whose marriages lasted less than a decade. Finding… Read More ›

It matters how you’re married

In the build-up to nuptials, many couples make the unfortunate mistake of not drafting an ante-nuptial contract before taking their vows. In the excitement of planning a future together, it is understandable that many couples avoid talking about how their… Read More ›

Decisions, decisions

Unsurprisingly, retirement is considered to be one of life’s top ten most stressful events, least of all because the magnitude of the decisions that need to be made when entering this stage of life can overwhelming. Although the retirement funding… Read More ›

Winter is coming

Having been promised in May 2016 that South Africans will never again experience load shedding, many of us were caught off-guard when rolling blackouts struck last month. Escalating from stage 1 to stage 4 at lightning speed caught us equally… Read More ›