Maya Fisher-French – (http://www.fin24.com/Money/Retirement/market-returns-disappoint-retirees-20170903-2) SAIFAA did not write the below article. The original can be found on the link above. Market returns disappoint retirees Johannesburg – Retirees who have been relying on market-related investment returns to provide their  retirement income have had a pretty tough ride over the past three years.  City Press has started to receive letters from disgruntled retirees who have not seen their income increasing in  line with inflation or, in some cases,
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Patrick Cairns – (https://www.moneyweb.co.za/mymoney/retirement-is-not-what-it-used-to-be/) SAIFAA did not write the below article. The original can be found above. Retirement is not what it used to be You cannot afford to not take enough risk says Christo Lineveldt, investment specialist at Coronation. There has been a big change in the South African retirement industry over the last 10 to 15  years. This has been the huge growth in the use of investment-linked living annuities.  These are products that
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Martine Hesse – (https://www.iol.co.za/personal-finance/new-body-to-raise-profile-of-independent-advisers-10551768 ) SAIFAA did not write the below article. The original can be found above. New body to raise profile of Independent Advisers You can divide financial advisers into agents of financial product providers, such as Old Mutual, Discovery and Sanlam, and independent financial advisers. Although independent advisers cannot draw on corporate expertise and do not receive the administrative and legal support that the big finance houses offer their agents, they are in
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Patrick Cairns – ( https://www.moneyweb.co.za/mymoney/moneyweb-financial-planning/securing-the-survival-of-the-independent-advisor/) SAIFAA did not write the below article. The original can be found above. Securing the survival of the independent advisor. Why it’s important for independent advice to remain independent. Patrick Cairns – 24 July 2017 Many people recognise the value of truly independent financial advice. An advisor that is not tied to any specific product providers can offer a range of solutions from different sources and is more likely to be free from
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