Why do we need retirement savings?

Why do we need retirement savings?

The word “retire” was borrowed from the French language. They used it in the military during the 16th century to indicate a time when soldiers needed to “withdraw to a place of safety or seclusion”, after their service in the military. The term retirement for us...
Is it necessary to have both Life and Funeral Insurance?

Is it necessary to have both Life and Funeral Insurance?

One of the most important factors we need to consider as individuals is how our families are taken care of when we pass away. It is important to understand the role that Life and Funeral Insurance plays in our financial planning. Primarily, Life and Funeral Insurance...
Namibians cautious about their financial situation

Namibians cautious about their financial situation

In the last quarter of 2021 Old Mutual conducted its Savings and Investment Monitor Survey. The primary objective of the surveywas to better understand the saving behaviour and financial attitudes of working Namibians, with specific reference to the ongoing impact of...