Lee Oosthuizen

Certified Financial Planner®

Read this before you buy-to-let: Part 1

Conventional wisdom. A generally accepted belief. The kind of advice your grandmother would no doubt give you, while fattening you up with homemade cookies. Often, conventional wisdom is simply a function of a generation and their experiences in history. For example, older generations see gold as a store of value. Ask a 20-year-old whether cryptocurrency … Read more

“I really should have spoken to someone”

How often have you heard these words, usually spoken forlornly by a friend, family member or colleague who has suffered a financial loss? The reality is that far too many people don’t ask. They are “too busy” or “don’t need help” – if this resonates with you and you haven’t spoken to a financial advisor … Read more

Family businesses – leave a legacy

Family businesses are genuinely the lifeblood of any economy. They put food on the table and put the kids through school. They create desperately needed jobs. They pay their taxes and get involved in the community. These are the reasons why many people go out of their way to support small businesses. But what happens … Read more