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VIEWPOINT: Assessing your retirement savings

The retirement landscape in South Africa is characterised by two pension systems: an advanced formal pensions sector and a means-tested social security system. However,...

VIEWPOINT: RECEIVING FEEDBACK

We are all on a journey of self-development. As a speaker, every time you get up onto a speaking platform, regardless if you are...

VIEWPOINT: Digital advice − a magic wand?

Research and Markets in their 2016 report Robo advice: revolution or evolution suggest that low-cost, automated investment advice is set to become the core...

VIEWPOINT: AI and learning culture

Artificial intelligence (AI) has already changed the way that we operate in our lives and businesses to a great degree and will continue to...

VIEWPOINT: IN GOOGLE WE TRUST

There is a Tesla Roadster broadcasting David Bowie on repeat while travelling through space. What a time to be alive! And, I’d argue, the...

VIEWPOINT: ‘Banking’ Your 2018!

South Africans are in for a ‘bank’-ride this year with at least four new banks hitting the high streets, shopping malls or just smartphonesThe...

VIEWPOINT: Deemed Disposal: At Death

Section 9HA of the Income Tax Act is a deemed disposal rule for deceased persons is effective from 1 March 2016 and is applicable...

VIEWPOINT: Of Goldfish, Genetics And Integrity

‘May you live in interesting times.’ This purported Chinese curse rings true with every new media report raising fundamental questions around the integrity our...

VIEWPOINT: Working With Your Suppliers

The pressure is mounting when it comes to the preferential procurement element on the B-BBEE scorecardLarge enterprises realise that Preferential Procurement is the one...

VIEWPOINT: Unlocking An Agile Accounting House

With technology hurtling headlong into all aspects of life, from our homes, cars and workplaces, to banks, schools and hospitals, it’s no surprise that...