Alarming rise in burden of disease

2015-03-04 15:39

ADVERTORIAL: Over the last decade there has been an alarming rise in the burden of disease in SA, specifically non-communicable diseases like hypertension, diabetes and cardiac failure.

Credit rating is like a friendship - expert

2015-03-02 16:32

A Fin24 user is frustrated because he cannot get any credit at financial institutions, despite having come out of debt counselling.

Debt and dementia

2015-03-02 13:55

Advice for a Fin24 user whose elderly father-in-law had a stroke and ran up huge debts which the family is now unable to repay.

Nene unlikely to escape controversy in budget

2015-02-25 11:06

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene may be forced to make a few unpopular decisions in his national budget speech, says an expert.

CT rental demand stronger than ever - Seeff

2015-02-23 16:05

The rental market demand in in certain parts of Cape Town is stronger than ever for a variety of reasons, according to various experts.

Four things few realise about retirement

2015-02-20 17:06

Retirement means something different to everyone and there are four things many people are not aware of about the topic, says and expert.

Ready to make high risk commodity investment

2015-02-20 11:08

A Fin24 user is willing to make a relatively high risk investment with an unexpected sum of money he received.

Permanent resident not sure of property rights

2015-02-18 17:36

A Fin24 user is a permanent resident in SA and not sure if he can own a house or flat after President Jacob Zuma's statement's on foreign land ownership.

How to work out CGT on a Satrix investment

2015-02-18 13:43

A Fin24 user wants to know how the capital gains tax on his R100 000 Satrix investment works.

How to access savings in an emergency

2015-02-17 13:32

A Fin24 user is looking for a way to save, yet have access to the money in case he needs it.


The fate of shares in a delisted company

2015-03-02 17:21

A Fin24 user has shares in a company which was delisted from the JSE and he is not sure what the current value of his investment would be.

No payment for debt under administration

2015-03-02 16:07

A Fin24 user, who has neglected to pay his debt for ten years, wants to know his options.

Taxpayers tell Nene what they want in budget

2015-02-25 12:06

Tax remains one of the most popular topics on consumers' minds as they brace for Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene's maiden National Budget.

Hit by unpaid medical bills

2015-02-23 17:17

A Fin24 user was shocked when debt collectors contacted her regarding an outstanding medical bill she thought her medical aid had paid years before.

Small business corporation tax explained

2015-02-23 11:59

A Fin24 user with shares in two businesses, needs clarity on the application of small business corporation tax.

Rich in for a budget shock - expert

2015-02-20 14:57

High net worth individuals are in for a shock from the upcoming National Budget, which will be announced next week, warns an expert.

Wendy Appelbaum backs garnishee order case

2015-02-20 06:30

The application by the University of Stellenbosch Legal Aid Clinic and 15 individuals regarding garnishee orders continues in the Cape Town High Court.

Investing R3 000 in ETFs

2015-02-18 16:10

A Fin24 user with a lump sum of R3 000 to invest wants to try something different.

Ready to invest R2m for pension, beneficiaries

2015-02-17 15:29

A Fin24 user says he is ready to invest R2m to try and get a good pension.

Mom doing family taxes causes Sars 'block'

2015-02-16 16:53

A Fin24 user's mother does the whole family's tax returns for free, yet Sars now "blocks" her as it sees her as a tax practitioner.

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