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5. Truly amazing images of “The Queen” with 12 US presidents

Queen Elizabeth II has met every US president, except Lyndon Johnson, since ascending to the throne on 6 February 1952.

4. 3 reasons why 2015 will be a good year for property

Residential property has had a rough ride since 2007/2008, but things are looking decidedly better as we head into 2015.

3. How much you should save for retirement

You know you should save for retirement, but do you know how much? Financial planner Claude Hannah breaks it down in simple terms.

2. Meet Jannie Mouton, the "Richard Branson of Stellenbosch"

The founder of PSG Financial Services and Capitec Bank is rocking the boat from Stellenbosch to the rest of Africa.

1. Load shedding - what you need to do

We explain what it is, who does it and why and how you know when you will be affected.


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3 reasons why 2015 will be a good year for property

3 reasons why 2015 will be a good year for property

Residential property has had a rough ride since 2007/2008, but things are looking decidedly better as we head into 2015.

Truly amazing images of “The Queen” with 12 US presidents

Truly amazing images of “The Queen” with 12 US presidents

Queen Elizabeth II has met every US president, except Lyndon Johnson, since ascending to the throne on 6 February 1952.

Meet Jannie Mouton, the "Richard Branson of Stellenbosch"

Meet Jannie Mouton, the "Richard Branson of Stellenbosch"

The founder of PSG Financial Services and Capitec Bank is rocking the boat from Stellenbosch to the rest of Africa.

Load shedding - what you need to do

Load shedding - what you need to do

We explain what it is, who does it and why and how you know when you will be affected.

How much you should save for retirement

How much you should save for retirement

You know you should save for retirement, but do you know how much? Financial planner Claude Hannah breaks it down in simple terms.

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