When we look at our retirement fund value as a lump sum it seems like so much money – until you realise that it represents your entire future income.
Category - Retirement
Besides the obvious common mistakes, there are several other oversights that investors are unknowingly making that hamper their chances of a decent retirement.
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A new retirement calculator created by Sanlam Employee Benefits helps new employees make the right decision around their retirement fund deductions.
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If you are a government employee, you need to be wary of advisers who recommend that you resign in order to access your pension before retirement.
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The Government Employees Pension Fund has issued a notice to members and pensioners that the new Taxation Laws Amendment Act will not affect their pensions or benefits.
With retirement legislation set to change from 1 March 2016, high-earners may be affected by the newly introduced annual contribution cap of R350 000.
When you resign from your job and cash in your pension, the tax is worked out on a sliding scale ‒ and it is high.