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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 Spend Your Annual Bonus: Don’t!

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With the year coming to a speedy end, we thought it would be wise to share some tips on how to spend your bonus this year. Spoiler alert – we don’t want you to spend it at all. Instead, we want you to use it in ways that will help you reach your goals.

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Posted by Gary Walker on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 Views: 55


Why You Need a Financial Advisor to Help You Plan for Retirement

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Although there are countless benefits of working with a financial planner, we are going to look at four that stand out, especially when it comes to retirement planning.

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Posted by Gary Walker on Friday, October 28, 2022 Views: 135


Is it Too Late to Start Saving for Retirement?

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We often get asked “how late is too late to start saving for retirement?” The simple answer is that it’s never too late. No matter how late you start saving, or how much you save, every bit counts towards a more comfortable retirement.

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Posted by Gary Walker on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 Views: 212