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It is easy to be tempted by dealer finance that looks fantastic, but in reality comes with more hidden charges and fees than you bargained for. Organise your finance before you go car-hunting to ensure you’re getting the best deal on your car finance. Often...

Diversification is important in helping you through the ebbing and flowing of financial markets. By placing all your investments in one sector, you leave yourself vulnerable to a single economic event . Diversifying will ensure you still have money in other businesses or sectors, so...

Landlord’s insurance is an extremely important purchase for property investors to make. An outlay of only a few hundred dollars per year will cover you against several types of damages, including damage to buildings and contents, damage caused by tenants, and rental default. It is important to...

When considering the purchase of your new home, the insurance is just as vital as the house itself. There are many kinds of insurance to be considered  contents insurance, building or home insurance, and mortgage protection insurance. Contents insurance Contents insurance safeguards you in the event of loss or damage to...

Here are five tips to capitalise on a renovation opportunity: Finance How the renovation is financed can have a lasting impact on how much profit you make, as well as restrict the scope of works that can be undertaken. There are many different renovation finance options, such...

The business loan application process is fairly straightforward, however, it can be intimidating to individuals that are new to the process. Although specific steps can vary from lender to lender, and business to business, most business and commercial financing will follow a similar process.   Business owners will have...

What would ensue if a grave accident or illness left you incapable of meeting your mortgage repayments or other financial obligations? No one enjoys the thought of falling ill, becoming victim to a serious accident, or even worse, dying. But unfortunately, the truth is severe illnesses...

Many investors decide to buy or refinance their property in the name of a Proprietary Limited (Pty Ltd) company, for a variety of asset protection and taxation reasons.  However, financial institutions treat these loans differently than standard home loans. How do financial institutions view company home...

The best small companies will be big one day, and they will need the corporate governance structures that ensure big organisations are profitable and adhere to compliance requirements. Consider enlisting the assistance of a small advisory board (two or three individuals, ideally with at least one...