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June 2019 - Take Advantage of Tax Efficient Investments

Posted On: Tuesday, June 25, 2019

This week's best articles, alongside short snippets of miscellaneous interestingness that you won't want to miss out on.

Dear Reader,

Welcome to your first newsletter from Olemera Financial Services. For a while now it has become clear that we need to do more to keep you informed on a regular basis of how to use various financial products and services to your advantage.

Therefore, with the tax season in mind, we have focused on Tax Efficient Investments, some of which you may know of, and others well worth investigating. Finding tax efficient investments has become increasingly important as the South African Revenue Services (SARS) makes changes to the regulations around tax deductions.

Going forward we would also welcome suggestions for any future topics from our readers and these suggestions can be forwarded to [email protected]

Check out our new articles below:

Tax Efficient Investments in South Africa

Tax Efficient Investments in South Africa

SARS has introduced several changes ahead of the 2019 tax season. However, one of the most significant changes is that tax payers earning below R500 000.00 per annum will no longer be required to submit tax returns as opposed to the previous R350 000.00 threshold.

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Have You Thought About a Retirement Annuity Yet?

Have You Thought About a Retirement Annuity Yet?

We cannot stress enough the importance of having a retirement annuity or another form of savings or investment to finance your years of retirement.

As South Africans, we are faced with a plethora of challenges which make providing for our retirement relatively tricky.

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What to know about a Tax-Free Savings Account in South Africa

What to know about a Tax-Free Savings Account in South Africa

The tax-free savings account came to life in 2015 and was introduced by the South African government to encourage citizens to save.

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How to Get Out of Debt – Four Simple Steps

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Getting out of debt is not an easy task but, with hard work and commitment, it can be done. Our financial advisors in Johannesburg know that debt can be a slippery slope and, therefore, we offer debt management as one of our financial services.

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Posted by Kelly Turner on Monday, December 13, 2021 Views: 89


How to Use Your Credit Card Wisely – Tips from Our Financial Planners

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When people talk about credit cards, there is often a lot of uncertainty that surrounds the topic and understandably so. They are a tricky thing to understand and, if not used wisely, can result in overwhelming debt. However, there are some benefits of a credit card which our financial advisors came together to discuss, and we will share them in this article.

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Posted by Gary Walker on Thursday, December 9, 2021 Views: 111


Debt is Not Always Good, but Not All of it is Bad

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The general rule with spending money is that you should only spend what you can afford to spend, on things that you really need. And, if you cannot afford to buy what you really need right now, take a few months to save up for it, rather than taking out unnecessary credit.

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Posted by Gary Walker on Friday, November 26, 2021 Views: 119


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