Category: Publications

Are you getting proper advice about living annuities

Are you getting proper advice about living annuities? Wouter Fourie (CFP®), Director of Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers and FPI Financial Planner of the year 2015/16 (Published in Personal Finance, 1 August 2017)   There’s nothing like an economic slump to make you question your retirement investments and, often, the competence of your financial adviser or Read More …

Managing household expenses in tough economic times

Managing household expenses in tough economic times By Wouter Fourie (CFP®) Director of Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers and the Financial Planning Institute of SA (FPI). Award-winning certified financial planner of the year 2015/16   During economic hardship, try to limit your expenses and exposure to debt as much as possible. These days it is not Read More …

The importance of asset allocation

The Importance of asset allocation By Wouter Fourie (CFP®) Director of Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers and the Financial Planning Institute of SA (FPI). He is an award-winning certified financial planner of the year 2015/16   Asset allocation has a major influence on whether you meet your financial goals, impacting your ability to build wealth and Read More …

Choosing the right retirement annuity

Choosing the right retirement annuity By Wouter Fourie (CFP®)  Director of Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers and the Financial Planning Institute of SA (FPI). He is an award-winning certified financial planner of the year 2015/16   Choosing the right retirement annuity and arriving towards a secure retirement is important, but it is equally important to know Read More …

Rek so jou rande wanneer jy oorsee reis.

Rek so jou rande wanneeer jy oorsee reis Wouter Fourie (CFP®), Direkteur van Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers Dit voel asof ons geldeenheid die afgelope jaar behoorlik wipplank gery het en die oordosis politieke nuus het sekerlik daartoe bygedra. Tog behoort ons swak geldeenheid jou nie te keer om jou lewensdroom te verwesenlik en daardie lang Read More …