Budget speech 2021: A summary

De Wet De VilliersLatest, Tax Tuesday

Minister Tito Mboweni delivered his annual budget speech on 24 February 2021. In the year following the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, many expected the individual tax burden to increase to make up for increased government spending and lower year-on-year tax collections. However, in an effort to stimulate spending, government increased tax brackets above inflation ...

Cash Club: Investment FAQs

Njabulo NsibandeCash Club, Latest

The Cash Club Blog is just over a year old, and the response has been amazing. I’ve even made new friends in the process! Over the past year, a lot of people asked me money-related questions, which often have been answered on The Fat Wallet Show by Kristia and Simon. However, after a friend enquired ...
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ETF: Understanding the NewFunds ILBI

Kristia van HeerdenETF Blog, Latest

Effective 1 March 2023, this ETF  is now the Satrix ILBI ETF (JSE code: STXIFL) Being able to retire would be impossible if our investments didn't beat inflation over time. The Satrix ILBI ETF (STXIFL) invests in inflation-linked government bonds in an attempt to preserve your buying power. As we explain here, inflation is when ...