Don’t be tied to your home loan interest rate

Don’t be tied to your home loan interest rate. Negotiate a lower interest rate from day one. If the home loan application is structured correctly, a lower interest rate can be negotiated from day one. For the home loan application of Charles, neither the estate agent, mortgage originator or the four major financial institutions considered …

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What is Black Tax?

What is black tax? Wealth creation is elusive when one earner supports many. This is the current dilemma faced by many young black South Africans when it comes to Black Tax. Black Tax is a term coined by many to define financial support to extended family within black communities. Head of Financial Education at Old …

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East Africa the Engine for Growth for the Continent

EAST AFRICA – THE ENGINE OF GROWTH FOR THE CONTINENT! With South Africa’s economy in the doldrums and the largest economy on the continent, Nigeria, (population 190 million), struggling to reach 2% growth, the focus for international trade and investment should justifiably move to East Africa. Combining the countries of Ethiopia, with a population of …

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Brexit and Bitcoin

The fallout of Brexit could boost Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The decline of the Pound and UK assetsAfter former Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab was eliminated in the second round of voting, the remaining five candidates took part in a live televised debate. Unsurprisingly, Brexit dominated Tuesday evening’s debate between Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt, Michael Gove, …

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Buying a Property with Cryptocurrencies

Canada – A three-acre property near Montreal is up for sale for $700,000. Leading cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, Litecoin and EOS are accepted. Located on the outskirts of Montreal, the property in Bromont, Canada is near the Olympic Equestrian Park, directly adjacent to a popular hiking and riding trail. A 50-minute drive from downtown Montreal, …

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