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Financial Planning Should Be Taught at School Say SA’s Future Professionals

03 October 2017

Media Release: Financial Planning should be taught at school says SA's future professionals 10 October 2017: A survey conducted among nearly 2 500 South African students has...


The Costs of Treating Non-fatal Gunshot Wounds – Having the Conversation

02 October 2017

How do you begin a difficult conversation with your client especially when it comes to matters of violence and other factors that generally scare us The short answer is that you...


Your Financial Adviser Should Be Like Your Personal Trainer

28 September 2017

It is important to view your interaction with a lifestyle financial planner as similar to that of a personal trainer or medical practitioner Just like you would ask your...


Car Owners Urged To Have Insurance Before Leaving The Showroom

28 September 2017

As soon as a vehicle has been registered in a car owner’s name, that car owner must ensure they have a motor insurance policy in place Should they leave the showroom without...


More than half of health conscious people suffer from digestive health problems

14 September 2017

Hi, More than half (54%) of health-conscious South Africans experience digestive health problems, according to the 2017 Cipla Digestive Health Survey conducted among 400...


SA’s best entrepreneurs announced in premier entrepreneurial competition

06 September 2017

Johannesburg, 06 September 2017: Following a gruelling judging process and assessment of 15 successful finalists, South Africa’s premier annual entrepreneurial competition,...


Much still to do for SA women to achieve financial freedom

31 August 2017

31 August 2017: During August, we celebrated the inroads made towards political freedom in South Africa, thanks to the contribution of women Despite these significant...


Women’s month: top female execs can address SA’s gender pay gap

07 August 2017

As we enter August, which is celebrated as Women’s Month, I am often reminded about the gender pay gap which is still a very big issue - not only in South Africa, but globally...


SA’s financial mindset gradually shifting towards saving

03 August 2017

03 August 2017: While harsh economic realities continue to put downward pressure on South Africans’ ability to conserve money for the future, these same realities do appear to...


Over Half of SA Students Feel Unprepared for Tertiary Education – Survey

31 July 2017

The 2017 PPS Student Confidence Index (SCI) survey conducted among nearly 2500 students across South Africa reveals that less than half of respondents felt they were prepared...