Insurance: A Whole World of Options

insuranceFor many people insurance is something they know they ought to have, especially in South Africa where accidents and loss or damage to property are quite common.

If you are new to the world of insurance or would like to make sure that you and your family are adequately covered, this introduction to the various types of insurance may answer a few of your questions.

Remember to consult your financial advisor if you would like more information on the types of insurance on our checklist: Continue reading

Slow Growth: How will it Affect South Africa and You?

success - bear marketRecent financial statistics indicate that South Africa may be headed for a period of slow growth. Economists observe that in 2011, what could go wrong did go wrong: the disastrous earthquake in Japan continues to have economic effects, while the Eurozone is facing a debt crisis and the United States is struggling with a slow recovery. Now these factors would appear to be affecting our economy in South Africa, where Gill Marcus, Governor of the Reserve Bank, recently cut the country’s growth forecast from 4% to 3.2%. Continue reading