investment life stage

Growing wealth through investment life stage

Despite what you may have heard, there is no secret to growing sustainable wealth through each investment life stage. It simply relies on sound and consistent financial behaviour like budgeting, continuous savings and prudent, yet profitable investment decisions. Many of us put off investing, citing reasons such as the poor economic climate, a lack of knowledge or a…

Ecsponent’s Financial Results Interview

Ecsponent Limited recently published its year-end financial results and despite a difficult economic climate the group showed significant growth. Ecsponent has a presence in four African countries, including South Africa, and has recently announced a new asset management licence in Botswana. All this puts the company in a favourable position. The asset management licence will…

How to Spot Dodgy Investment Schemes

When it comes to investing, the unfortunate reality is that scams exist and even the most cautious investors are fooled. Opportunistic criminals prey on potential investors’ ignorance or gullibility, generally luring them in by promising them unusually high investment returns.   No one wants to invest their hard-earned money into a scheme, only to find…