Category: Publications

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 …

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 …

Taking pride in SA best adviser firm

South African duo, Wouter Fourie CFP® and Martin de Kock CFP® roar ahead with their financial planning business as the country ups it game.   Related topics http://ascor.co.za/what-it-takes-to-run-a-successful-adviser-firm-in-south-africa/ Ascor® crowned best independent financial advisor

Retirement guide part 2

Retirement Guide: Part 2 Finweek, Personal Finance, Nov 16 2016 15:14 Wouter Fourie, director of Ascor Independent Wealth Managers This Retirement guide is to assist you in important decisions for example you are changing jobs and have to move your money out of your company’s pension fund. What should you do with it? Is a Read More …

Financial planning for under 30 why you should start

  Financial planning for the under-30s Planning for retirement Planning for retirement – why you should start ASAP By Wouter Fourie CFP® FPI Financial Planner of the Year 2015/2016   Congratulations! By all statistical calculations, you will probably live much longer than your parents and grandparents, thanks in part to advances in medical science. The Read More …