COVID-19 and managing your money

COVID-19 and managing your money

00010The economic impact of the COVID-19 outbreak is already being felt – and it’s only going to get worse as the economy drastically loses momentum in the lockdown. So, what does this mean for South African households?  The reality is that household financial...
TAXING ISSUES

TAXING ISSUES

00002Managing Your Tax Returns – 5 ways things can go wrong, and how the deal with it… SARS makes an honest mistake. Doubling-up on income, leaving out one or more deductions, or failing to take your PAYE into account are some examples of “finger trouble” that can...
Things to do before the end of the tax year

Things to do before the end of the tax year

00000With only one month left before the 2019/20 tax year ends, here are some tax breaks to take advantage of TAX HAS become the single biggest drain on our wealth, and as we head towards the end of the 2019/20 tax year, it makes sense to ensure that you have taken...
Managing Your Tax Returns

Managing Your Tax Returns

000005 ways things can go wrong, and how to deal with it… SARS makes an honest mistake. Doubling-up on income, leaving out one or more deductions, or failing to take your PAYE into account are some examples of “finger trouble” that can happen at SARS.Exempt income is...
Pick a card … any card

Pick a card … any card

00000Do credit cards represent shopping convenience, or a noose of debt?  It depends on how they are used. When credit cards were first issued, you had to either be seriously wealthy or amongst the top tier of salary earners in order to qualify for one.  That...