Which is best: R3m home or investment fund?

2016-01-31 16:34

A Fin24 user wants to know which is best: buying a R3m house or rent and stay invested over the next two years in a fund where you can earn a return of up to 12%.

Advice for a user who can't afford instalments

2016-01-25 15:33

A Fin24 user wants to know if she can pay less than the monthly instalment she initially agreed to.

Right or wrong? Car financer not budging on debt clearance

2016-01-05 12:23

A Fin24 user who voluntarily placed herself under debt review and settled all her debt, feels she is being held hostage by her car financer.

Tax on fringe benefits vs savings on air fares

2015-12-07 07:53

A Fin24 user who works in Bloemfontein but live in Cape Town wants to know how he can offset the saving on air fares against tax on fringe benefits.

Are liquidator payouts taxable?

2015-12-01 22:26

A Fin24 user wants to know if his delayed leave payout following his company's liquidation is taxable.

Employee ordered to pay back sick leave

2015-12-01 07:53

Advice for a Fin24 user who was told to pay for the incapacity leave she applied for six years ago.

Interest penalty on car loan settlement

2015-11-06 15:52

A Fin24 user who is paying off her car loan wants to know about settlement options and the interest penalty she is likely to incur.

Beware of withdrawal rate at retirement

2015-10-16 18:54

A Fin24 user has asked various tax planners for advice after retirement and wants to know about the basics.

Am I liable for tax in SA on my overseas income?

2015-10-01 14:27

Do I have to pay tax in South Africa on my overseas income even though there is a double tax agreement between my country of residence and SA, asks a Fin24 user.

Claiming for share management fees

2015-10-01 07:57

Am I allowed to claim the management fee from my share portfolio as a tax deduction from income made, asks a Fin24 user.


What are the odds for a second car loan?

2016-01-26 07:18

A Fin24 user wants to know if her current car financer will grant her a loan despite a bad credit record.

Lonmin share price questioned

2016-01-17 18:24

A Fin24 user is concerned about what is happening with Lonmin's share price.

Battling a R70 000 trade-in shortfall

2015-12-09 07:53

A Fin24 user who had a R70 000 shortfall on his vehicle finance and battling to keep up with payments, seeks advice.

Setting her credit record straight

2015-12-07 07:42

Expert advice for a Fin24 user wants to set her credit record straight.

Is debt consolidation the best option?

2015-12-01 07:55

A Fin24 user wants to know if debt consolidation is the best option for her to re-finance her home in order to free up more cash.

Under debt review and retrenched - what now?

2015-11-09 13:03

Expert advice for a Fin24 user who is under debt review and has been retrenched.

Will I qualify for credit after debt review?

2015-11-04 09:38

A Fin24 user who has placed herself under debt review wants to know if she'll qualify for credit to buy a house or a car after the debt review process ends.

Debts escalate in spite of payments

2015-10-16 07:12

A Fin24 user wants to know why does her debt escalate even though she continues to make payments towards it.

I earn below R250 000 a year, how much tax do I pay?

2015-10-01 07:58

A Fin24 user who earns below 250 000 a year wants to know how much tax needs to be paid in order to avoid being indebted to SARS.

I get paid through a PayPal account, do I pay tax?

2015-09-30 07:36

I am working for a company that is located in the United States, I receive payment through my PayPal account. Will I be paying tax?

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