WHO’S WRONG? THE PUBLIC OR THE FINANCIAL ADVISORS?

In a world of conformity and uniformity, Financial Advisors are usually easy to pick out. You can see them at the coffee shops neatly dressed, with their folders and paperwork, chatting earnestly with their...

DON’T LET YOUR BUSINESS CRIPPLE YOUR FAMILY

There is something truly magical about starting your own business. Weathering the highs and lows, working harder than anyone else in your business, longer hours, and scraping by until your baby can stand on...

SARS AND THE BIT-TAX

Over the past 10 years there has been an increasing interest in a new form of currency that is/was set to have as much of an impact on the world of transactions as that of the invention of the credit card or...
UNDER OR OVER INSURED

UNDER OR OVER INSURED

One of my pet peeves (and something I see far too often) is seeing over-inflated insurance portfolios with no reason for it and no understanding of why there is so much cover in the first place. Sadly,...
MAZARS BUSINESS SUSTAINABILITY SERVICES

MAZARS BUSINESS SUSTAINABILITY SERVICES

WHAT IS BUSINESS SUSTAINABILITY? FOR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT TO BE SUSTAINABLE, IT MUST ADDRESS IMPORTANT ISSUES AT THE MACRO LEVEL Business sustainability is an...
RETIREMENT - WHEN IS ENOUGH, ENOUGH?

RETIREMENT – WHEN IS ENOUGH, ENOUGH?

What is the most important financial product? This is a question I am often asked. In the world of true financial advice this is a question that takes time to answer.   Statistically everyone dies...