You can’t predict but you can prepare

July marks National Savings Month in South Africa. The article below from Debra Slabber of Morningstar Investment Management SA talks about the importance of good savings habits. Morningstar supports Southwood Financial Planning in the creation and management of...

On the 16th of June 2020, we celebrated Youth Day in South Africa.

On the 16th of June 2020, we celebrated Youth Day in South Africa. Why do we celebrate youth day? June is dedicated to the youth of 1976 who stood up against the Apartheid government and laid down their lives fighting for freedom and the right to equal education. This...

Lockdown Reflections 4

This week’s comment is from Bernadette Rollinson, Client Services Administrator at Southwood Financial Planning. As I put fingers to the keyboard, we are now on day 70 something of the “corona lockdown” and I have to say, as a person who is normally smiling and...