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The financial consequences of breast cancer – And how clients can prepare for these

Published on March 4, 2015 By Isabelle

When it comes to breast cancer and its costs, it’s all about being prepared says industry challenger BrightRock. Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, and in South Africa, statistics show that 1 in 29 women are diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. A man’s chance of getting breast cancer is about 100 […]

What is a living annuity?

Published on October 31, 2014 By Isabelle

The “living annuity”remained undefined for many years and it was rather unclear what legislation would govern this investment. However, the Income Tax Act introduced a definition of a living annuity that pretty much contains the “rules” attached to this vehicle. In short a living annuity is a post retirement product that aims to provide an […]