A reader recently wrote in, asking whether it would be better to pay for her child's university education from her access bond, or to take out a student loan.
Archive - March 2018
The financial industry is coming to the realisation that retirement, in the way that we currently understand the concept, is no longer feasible.
In an attempt to get my 13-year-old son interested in investing, I recently encouraged him to register on the iTradeGlobal demo platform, where you have R1 million of virtual money to trade.
A dental surgeon turned professional trader shares some tips he picked up on his journey.
Selling electronic goods online brings out the scamsters in full force. Here are some tips on how to stay safe when transacting online.
South Africa seems to be keeping pace with the current global Bitcoin trend, but do we know how will cryptocurrency be taxed by SARS and what the exchange control standpoint of the South African Reserve Bank will be?
An iTrade investor proves that you are never too old to start investing yourself, but why wait?
There is always a frenzy to devour and dissect Warren Buffett’s shareholder letter and extract the freshest pearls of wisdom. This year was no exception, even though the pickings seemed a bit slim.
The e-Learning industry is booming and it’s possible to make money putting together an online course and selling it. However, you have to get into the mind of the student and fulfill your promises, otherwise it won’t be sustainable.
While regulated lenders do charge less than unregulated loan sharks, it is undeniable that borrowing money in the short term is very expensive and can easily lead to the situation where you are caught in an ever- increasing cycle of debt.