The pros and cons of rental insurance

The pros and cons of rental insurance

Is Rental Insurance the Solution? The current residential leasing market in the Johannesburg area is softer than I have seen it in the last 17 years that I have owned buy to let property. The banks have eased up on bond finance and some very astute developers have...
How to tame temptations

How to tame temptations

A survey conducted by the University of Pennsylvania a few years ago asked respondents to rank their strengths in 24 different skills. Self-control ended up at the very bottom of the list. This is bad news for all activities that require self-control as a necessary...
9 ways to spring clean your finances

9 ways to spring clean your finances

With all the twists, shifts and turns the economy has taken this year, it certainly hasn’t been easy-going for cash-strapped South Africans. Now that we’ve kissed the winter blues goodbye, it’s time to welcome the warmer season with open arms and there’s no better way...