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Basic types of trusts

Basic types of trusts

Basic types of trusts Marital or “A” trust Designed to provide benefits to a surviving spouse; generally included in the taxable estate of the surviving…


What Is a Trust?

What Is a Trust?

A trust is traditionally used for minimizing estate taxes and can offer other benefits as part of a well-crafted estate plan. A trust is a…


How to make your money pot grow

How to make your money pot grow

Cape Town – While there are numerous initiatives to promote a savings culture in South Africa, many people do not understand the difference between saving…


Hoe hanteer jy risiko op jou eiendom?

Hoe hanteer jy risiko op jou eiendom?

Dit bly vir enige eienaar ‘n ongemaklike werklikheid. Iemand word op jou perseel beseer of kom selfs tot sterwe. Drie onlangse sake handel met risiko…




South African hijackings on the rise

South African hijackings on the rise

Vehicle hijacking has increased by 26% over the past year according to statistics released by Alexander Forbes Insurance. The Insurer compared statistics for the 12…


Industry leaders: SA car insurance in crisis

Industry leaders: SA car insurance in crisis

Chad Fichardt Leading voices from the South African transport industry have come out in solidarity against the cumulative high risk of vehicle ownership, highlighting the…


An increase in early cancer insurance claimsAn increase in early cancer insurance claims

An increase in early cancer insurance claims

 Johannesburg – An increase in early cancer insurance claims suggests that South Africans are being more proactive about detecting and treating cancer early, which in…


Who needs Life Insurance?

Who needs Life Insurance?

The topic of life insurance is one that sometimes makes people uncomfortable. Very few of us want to think about the inevitable fact that eventually…