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Forcing pension funds in SA to invest in state-owned entities that could have poor governance structures would lead to sub-optimal returns for vulnerable pensioners, a financial expert tells Fin24.
There are serious financial considerations to take into account when deciding to move abroad, cautions Theunis Ehlers, a director at Citadel Fiduciary.
One rule of thumb says that if you can live on 5% of your assets each year and if they are managed properly, your savings should last you forever, says Nic Horn, director and regional head in Durban of Citadel.
SA is unlikely to see much progress towards economic policy reform unless President Cyril Ramaphosa gets a solid mandate in the election, says economist Maarten Ackerman.
Maximising your tax efficiency could mean finding a balance between your discretionary and retirement savings, explains an expert.
There are two main drivers which determine if early retirement is even an option for you, says Kerry King, advisory partner at Citadel.
Many investors see income investing as the key for living a life of leisure while still keeping the money or "passive income" rolling in.
While global economic growth was sound in 2018, markets bucked the trend in anticipation of weaker times ahead, explains an economist.
In reaction to a personal finance article on how to save on tax by diversifying on retirement savings, a Fin24 user raises some aspects with which he does not agree.
A local currency downgrade on Friday would push the dollar/rand exchange rate up by between 30c and 50c in a rapid spike, according to a currency economist.
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