Financial planning

Where to invest for your child’s education

There are several savings vehicles you can use to invest for your child’s education. You can use a general savings vehicle such as a unit trust. Or you can look for a savings vehicle specifically designed for education savings. Make sure you find out upfront exactly what fees and commissions you are liable for and…

Mind the gap

It’s key to always assess your long-term insurance requirements, writes Neesa Moodley-Isaacs. A recent survey by the life assurance industry revealed a startling gap of R24 trillion between the amount of life and disability cover that people have taken in South Africa vs. what they actually need. However, before you panic, you need to make…