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FNB – How can we help you?
Don’t let inflation eat away your retirement savings Johannesburg; 16 March 2017; The key to having sufficient funds to retire comfortably does not solely depend on how early one starts saving; but should also consider how much one is saving and whether contributions and return objective are in line with inflation. Preenay Sathu, Channel Head...
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Plan ahead for tombstone unveiling costs  15 March 2017: Consumers who don’t adequately plan for post funeral expenses may find themselves having to borrow money to cover tombstone unveiling costs. Lee Bromfield, CEO of FNB Life, says “Post funeral expenses which can cost up to 50% of the initial funeral expense can put significant financial...
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Johannesburg; 8 March 2017; On 1 March 2017, it was three years since the South African government introduced Tax-Free Savings Accounts. With a Tax-Free Savings Account, South Africans can now save and invest R33 000 per tax year (previously R30 000 per tax year) and R500 000 in their lifetime, tax free. This means that...
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Pros and cons of fixed life insurance premiums  06 March 2017: More often, people choose life insurance cover without fully understanding the difference between fixed and escalating insurance premiums. Knowing the contrast can help you choose cover that best suits your needs. Lee Bromfield, CEO of FNB Life, urges consumers taking out life insurance to...
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Johannesburg; 6 March 2017: During his Budget speech Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announced a 5% increase in dividends tax from 15% to 20%; this may be disappointing for people looking to dividends for some earnings. Pieter du Toit, CEO of FNB Investments, says, “There was also good news in that the annual limit on Tax...
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FNB Digital Banking channels rated the best in SA 03 March 2017: South Africans have once again voiced their opinion and rated FNB Digital Channels as the best in the country amongst competitors in the latest South African Customer Satisfaction Index (SACSI) survey results. Yolande Steyn, Head of Innovation at FNB says “We are honoured...
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Are you teaching your kids bad money habits? 2 March 2017 – Teaching kids of all ages about the world around them isn’t an easy task, and when it comes to finances, the habits that children learn will most probably follow them through to adulthood. “In my interaction with children of different ages and backgrounds...
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Eight digital banking scams to lookout for 20 February 2017: As access to banking services through digital channels continues to grow, so does the need to protect consumers against the prevalence of online banking fraud. Yolande Steyn, Head of Innovation at FNB says “We view security as an integral part of a seamless online banking...
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How to use tax free benefits to ease possible rise in tax Consumers running out of time to use current tax free allocation Johannesburg; 19 February 2017 – Consumers are encouraged to use tax free savings vehicles to ease the possibility of increased tax burden after 2017 National Budget Speech. Consumers have until 28 February...
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Uptick in consumers banking outside normal banking hours Johannesburg; 15 February 2017 – FNB is seeing rapid growth in the number of consumers that are doing their banking outside the normal banking hours due to the convenience of Automated Deposit Tellers (ADTs) which do not require users to go inside the branch. ADTs are self-help...
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Steuart as a Speaker

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Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'