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Why a marriage contract saves you tax

A marriage contract is not just about divorce; it defines what happens to your finances while you are married. Not formalising your relationship could cost you more than you realise. When Melanie and John decided to get married after living together for 29 years, it was not for romance but rather for practicality. “In September last year my...

Women and money

When it comes to investing and financial planning, women have a unique set of circumstances and issues, such as longevity and maternity leave, which they need to take into account. Living longer on less In May this year, Statistics SA revealed that despite one in 10 South Africans being HIV-positive, life expectancy rates have increased. The life...