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Bridging Finance Solutions

Bridging Finance Solutions

When clients delay their payments, it directly affects your business cash flow. If it is the 25th of the month and your bank balance is low and salaries are due. You will need a fast cash injection to keep your business liquid. Traditional channels like banks can take weeks for approval. Banks also do not offer unsecured loans to business...

Inheritance Taxes such as Estate Duty and Capital Gains Tax

Inheritance Taxes such as Estate Duty and Capital Gains Tax

Tax is unavoidable even at death. That is why understanding the various taxes that your estate could be liable for is an important part of estate planning. Estate duty is a tax charged on the transfer of assets from the deceased estate to their beneficiaries. If the deceased is a resident in South Africa, their worldwide assets will be subject...

Overheads payable on death, non-legal fees noted on the Liquidation and Distribution Account

Overheads payable on death, non-legal fees noted on the Liquidation and Distribution Account

We have been discussing the pitfalls you can experience without proper estate planning. In pitfall 2 we mentioned all the legal fees that will need to be covered by your estate or beneficiaries. Today we would like to tell you about other fees that will be due to wind up your estate. The additional fees include: 1. Master fees2. Clearance certificates...

Business finance solutions available for your business turnover

Business finance solutions available for your business turnover

We would like to start with a case study of a business finance application to demonstrate why a business annual turnover affects the finance outcome. Johns’ cashflow is low and he has projects lined up that need working capital to be completed. He decides his business needs a finance partner to fund the projects and he starts his online application...

The real cost of dying

The real cost of dying

Along with the heartache of death comes a variety of additional burdens in the form of legal fees and expenses that must be taken care of by your loved ones. By understanding these legal fees and expenses, you can prepare for them to ensure the costs are covered and the burden on your loved ones are alleviated. Executor fees  This...

Passing away without a will or valid will

Passing away without a will or valid will

Your will is probably the most important document that you will ever sign. Too many put off this important task until it is too late, which can have devastating consequences for loved ones. Here are five top consequences of not having a valid will: 1. You won’t be able to decide who inherits what and your estate will be distributed...