Cross-border financial planning for your move to Portugal

by Cláudia Mendes | Apr 29, 2020

If you were thinking of moving to Portugal in 2020, but the COVID-19 pandemic has delayed your plans, this could be the perfect opportunity to...

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Investment and the markets in the time of COVID-19: Wealthcast Episode 01

by Staff Writer | Apr 16, 2020

Mike Abbott, Director of Sable International’s Wealth Division and Niel Pretorius, a senior financial planner sat down with Sean Ritchie to di...

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Covid-19 – Challenging our ideas

by Mike Abbott | Apr 9, 2020

In economic data terms Covid-19 is in a category all its own. But as we enter a phase I would call ”peak horror” I’d like to share a view of t...

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Investing offshore: South African financial planning & wealth advice

by Staff Writer | Apr 1, 2020

Interview with Niel Pretorius: Sable International’s Independent Financial Planner and Emigrations Advisor. We speak to Niel about cross-bord...

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Another Stamp Duty Land Tax surcharge for foreign property buyers

by Bill Monty | Mar 2, 2020

While the never-ending Brexit discussion is grabbing the headlines, very little attention is being paid to the Budget Speech on 11 March 2020 ...

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Does financial planning advice really make a difference?

by Mike Abbott | Feb 17, 2020

People often contemplate whether it’s beneficial to hire a financial planner or not. With global uncertainty on the increase, now is as good a...

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Portugal’s Non-Habitual Residence programme and tax: What South Africans living in Portugal need to know

by Mike Abbott | Nov 30, 2019

The topic of tax reliefs in Portugal is an interesting one when you consider that Portugal has a history of personal tax rates as high as 56%....

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14 things to check and questions to ask when viewing a house

by Staff Writer | Nov 22, 2019

Purchasing a new house isn’t easy – deciding on the perfect property can cause anxiety. It can help to prepare a list of things to check when ...

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Do you have the "optimal" investment portfolio?

by Mike Abbott | Oct 25, 2019

The investment industry, like any other, is out to sell its wares. To do this, it needs stories, because people buy stories, don’t they? The s...

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