This generation of professionals is caught between the needs of supporting family and trying to provide for their own futures. How do I get ahead when I have to help my family stay ahead? Personal finance guru Maya Fisher-French offers some case studies and practical solutions
Maya Fisher-French speaks to three successful women about their money, careers and advice to young people who are just starting out
There are two options for your funds when you retire. You should choose carefully.
Readers ask whether it is better to invest a lump sum or pay monthly towards retirement funding, how much you should really be saving for retirement, and how to find out if you have been included in someone’s will.
Check your cash flow to ensure it’s balanced in your favour, writes Maya Fisher-French
Retirement can be a financial strain. Make sure you are taken care of, writes Maya Fisher-French
Whether you’re a wealthy individual or someone who’s just starting out with R500 per month in the investing world, a good financial adviser is one who has moved from mere product-selling to offering you a professional service.
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By making the Easy Account widely available, FNB has become the first real competitor to Capitec’s low-cost, no-fuss banking, writes Maya Fisher-French
Maya Fisher-French has two very different sons: one is a natural saver, the other a big spender. But any child can learn good habits
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