PERSONAL FINANCE, EDUCATION & REGULATION

 

www.justonelap.com

If you want to learn about investing and improve your own financial IQ this is a website that deserves some time and attention. Valuable tips and educational videos make this a must view. Relevance: South Africa

www.moneyweb.co.za

News and insight on current affairs within the market place. Be sure to check out the MONEYWEBTAX link for useful tips and insight on tax issues in South Africa. Relevance: South Africa

 

 

Personal Finance

You will no doubt have come across Personal Finance in the weekend papers and possibly their quarterly magazine publication. This is a very valuable resource to improve your education and insight into the finance industry and personal finance more generally Relevance: South Africa

www.thinkmoney.co.za

Comparison website to view and research on specific products or services offered by a wide range of service providers (Credit cards, bank accounts, medical aids) Relevance: South Africa

www.justmoney.co.za

Comparison website to view and research on specific products or services offered by a wide range of service providers (Credit cards, bank accounts, medical aids) Relevance: South Africa

www.cfainstitute.com

The CFA institute is an international body widely accepted to set the standards of the global investment management profession. Find out more about them here. Relevance: Global

www.fsca.co.za

The Financial Services Board (FSB) is the South African regulatory body charged with improving and maintaining the integrity of the South African financial services industry. They issue the licences for FSP’s and ensure that the FAIS and other relevant legislation is adhered to. Relevance: South Africa

www.investopedia.com

One of many educational websites with a useful glossary of key financial terms and concepts under the ‘Dictionary’ tab for quick reference as you work your way towards a better understanding of financial matters. Relevance: US

www.SARS.gov.za

You should not need an introduction to the South African Revenue Services but on the off chance you have not ever visited their website there is a load of information designed to help you understand the tax environment and implications for your investments, income and retirement planning. Relevance: South Africa