Market overview on the latest news of the day

Market overview on the latest news of the day By Wouter Fourie (CFP®) and Ryk van Niekerk (RSG Geldsake) Wouter Fourie is Past winner of the FPI Financial Planner of the Year competition and the co-author of The Ultimate Guide to Retirement in South Africa and, Secure your retirement. He is the CEO of Ascor® …

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What to do with savings if 2021 looks like 2020

What to do with savings if 2021 looks like 2020 Trying to time the market is potentially damaging. By  Martin de Kock (CFP®) – 8 January 2021 Shareholder and director of Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers For many people, 2020 was an annus horribilis that affected their income, their holiday plans, their family and possibly even their health. …

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Current markets can be a scary place

Current markets can be a scary place By  Martin de Kock (CFP®) – Ascor® Independent Wealth Managers With two months to go before the year comes to a screeching halt, the current downward movement in markets has led to investors’ emotions ranging from concern to outright anxiety. The markets have declined as follows: S&P 500 year-to-date …

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