Don’t be tempted
DEAR DESIREE Congratulations on being able to save R478 000 under very difficult circumstances. And further congratulations on not being tempted to invest your money in a get-rich-quick scheme such as Sharemax or PICvest, as you would now have had nothing left to invest.
There’s a second important lesson in the letter, and it’s aimed especially at mid-sized businesses. You can’t and shouldn’t manage your own pension fund. In my many years as a stockbroker I all too often saw how small businesses,