Contribute more to a Retirement Annuity or go Offshore and pay CGT? – Why a South African RA isn’t for me on my journey to FIRE

I started this post with the intention of explaining why an RA isn’t for me. I’ve been skeptical for a while now that it’s advantages outweigh the constraints for disciplined investor. So, I built a model to prove my point.…

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Interactive Brokers – The world’s best online broker – is now available to South Africans – With two key caveats

Sign up link to Interactive Broker (If you decide to sign-up, please use my referral link to support this blog and my journey)  I’ll start with the two key caveats, to save you time. You need to be able to declare…

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Is now the time to consult a Pensions Specialist? – According to Chris Leavy of Hilltop Finance it is

With the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis escalating and the FTSE 100 experiencing its worst day of trading in 30 years, pensions specialists are encouraging the general public, or anyone with a personal pension, to seek professional advice from a regulated independent…

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