Why are Saffers not saving more?

South Africans are frequently criticised for being notoriously bad savers and there are a number of reasons why, says financial guru René Grobler.

The cost of employee debt

The consequences of debt can have a detrimental effect on an employee's professional relationships. Employers can play a role by giving their employees debt advice.

Offshore funds and your will

With the rand continually under pressure, it makes sense to invest some of your money offshore. But what happens to your offshore assets and investments when you die?

Risks worth worrying about

When mapping out a return vs risk path for investments, there are hidden or less obvious risks which should all be considered. Acsis' Martin Poole explains these risks.