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11
Jul

To BBBEE Or Not To BBBEE

By Enrico Cupido (Managing Director – FinServe BEE Verification) enrico@finservegroup.co.za To BBBEE or not to BBBEE, that is the question! This has been the question since the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act (Act 53 of 2003) was promulgated. The Act has received mixed responses and has led to many debates about its place in...
05
Jul

Mandela Day 2019

By Chezelle Johannes (HR – FinServe Group) hr@finservegroup.co.za MANDELA DAY 2019 – Share the Love FinServe will be taking part in another initiate, by supporting a #HappyNappyDrivehosted by St Joseph’s Home for Chronically Ill Children, for this Mandela Day. We will be going to St Joseph’s Home, on the 22nd July 2019, to Deliver all Nappies collected from the...
27
Jun

FinServe Is Looking To The Future

By Clinton Forlee (Managing Director – FinServe Property) clinton@finservegroup.co.za We are nearly halfway through 2019. It is so incredible how time has flown. The elections are done, our president has delivered the State of the Nation Address, and soon many will be making plans for the end of the year holidays. What is clear...
03
Jun

Independent Trustee Service

By Ilhaam Foster (Senior Trust & Will Administrator – FinServe Legal & Trust ) ilhaam@finservegroup.co.za Independent Trustee Service – Anniversary Special In true FinServe spirit, FinServe Legal and Trust will be running an Unorthodox special from June until August!!! No need to wait for Black Friday, we’re slashing our prices right now… In anticipation of our...
29
May

Do We Get Your Vote?

  By Clinton Forlee  (Managing Director – FinServe Property) clinton@finservegroup.co.za Do We Get Your Vote? The South African Property Market has been in a slump. No doubt about it. Within the property industry, the general experience has been that of properties, either For Sale or To Let, staying on the market for much longer periods than...
23
May

What is your Credit Worthiness

By Marelize Lubowski (Manager – FinServe Property) marelize@finservegroup.co.za What is your credit worthiness? The importance of a clean credit record is vital for tenants. Landlords are looking closely at tenant’s credit history in these uncertain economic times. With the rising cost of living and economic uncertainty placing pressure on consumers, many landlords have side-lined their home...
21
May

Money Market Fund

By Almo Lubowski (Director – FinServe Investments) almo@finservegroup.co.za When to use a Money Market Fund? With more recent equity market fluctuations and uncertainty, money market unit trust funds have become synonymous with safe, secure and reliable investments, but there are other risks to consider and therefore it must be carefully considered under what circumstances should...
13
May

COIDA - Health & Safety

By Selina Thompson (Personal Tax & Payroll Manager – FinServe Accounting) selina@finservegroup.co.za SAFETY FIRST – ARE YOU COMPLIANT? The Compensation for Occupation Injuries and Diseases Act (COIDA) deadline for Return of Earnings Submission is 31 May 2019. COIDA – Health and Safety is a crucial part of any business.  No matter what type of business...
05
Apr

What's the News on The Repo Rate? How Does It Affect Me?

By Clinton Forlee (Managing Director – FinServe Property) clinton@finservegroup.co.za The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) regulates our economy by lending money to the Commercial Banks at a set interest rate.  This interest rate is known as the Repo Rate and is also referred to as the Repurchase Rate. The Commercial Banks then lend to their clients at what is...
01
Apr

April Special - Estate Planning

By Ilhaam Foster (FinServe Legal & Trust │ Senior Trust & Will Administrator) ilhaam@finservegroup.co.za What is a Will without a Plan? –  April Special At FinServe, we strongly believe in education (all be it in an unorthodox manner). Knowledge is the equivalent to wealth itself, and to lay a firm foundation based on sound information and advice,...