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Finding your financial feet after a divorce

Considering that almost three marriages end in divorce in South Africa, and research indicates that women are the hardest hit financially after divorce, finding your financial feet after this devastating event can be one of your lifelines. According to Financial Planner at Citadel, Nicky Gous, divorce is always traumatic, and finances are just one...

Domestic worker benefits

For most South Africans, their domestic worker is part of the family. As such and as a responsible employer, you should consider providing additional benefits similar to those that an employee in any other working environment would enjoy – for example, health care and a retirement benefit. Here are some of the available options: Domesticsure by...

Every woman should have her own financial adviser

Women have a responsibility to themselves and their family to remain involved in the family’s finances. A recent conversation between friends highlights so clearly the need for married women to get good financial advice. The discussion was about life insurance and my friend admitted that he had very little cover – just enough to pay off his...