How to get the right financial advice and avoid costly mistakes

How to get the right financial advice and avoid costly mistakes

SuperStock | Getty Images Finding someone to turn to for financial advice should be as easy as finding a doctor. But it turns out the credentials which financial professionals use to represent themselves are often not clear. And getting the wrong guidance can be costly. Misguided advice costs investors about $17 billion in wealth annually, … Read more…

Money advice from Mark Cuban, Warren Buffett and other experts

Money advice from Mark Cuban, Warren Buffett and other experts

There’s a lot of money advice out there to sort through. To make your life easier, CNBC Make It rounded up some of the smartest things personal finances experts and self-made millionaires and billionaires had to say about earning more and growing your wealth this year. Here are five helpful pieces of advice that Mark … Read more…

Beware of Orlando Pirates supporters - Palacios’ advice to Zinnbauer

Beware of Orlando Pirates supporters – Palacios’ advice to Zinnbauer

The former Bafana Bafana coach feels that tinkering with Bucs’ starting line-up let to the young tactican’s downfall Orlando Pirates’ development academy director Augusto Palacious has urged the club’s new head coach, Josef Zinnbauer, to be his own man. The German tactician was appointed last week as the Buccaneers look to revive their hopes of … Read more…

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Advisors look beyond client assets to give investment advice

Ariel Skelley | DigitalVision | Getty Images For some financial advisors, the person behind the assets is the key to providing the best investment advice possible. That is, awareness of the nuanced differences that distinguish clients helps those advisors construct investment portfolios based on more than, say, a person’s age and how long until they … Read more…

Ex-Orlando Pirates striker Manenzhe shares advice to former Kaizer Chiefs forward Lebese

Ex-Orlando Pirates striker Manenzhe shares advice to former Kaizer Chiefs forward Lebese

The retired Buccaneers hitman has shared some advice to the struggling former Masandawana winger Former Orlando Pirates striker Phumudzo Manenzhe has shared a piece of advice with former Mamelodi Sundowns winger George Lebese and urged him to consider every option to resurrect his career. The Mamelodi-born player is currently struggling to find a club and … Read more…