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Made your decision to emigrate? What are the next steps?

If you’re one of the thousands of South Africans who has made the decision to jet off in search of ...

Inward foreign loans: a quick exchange control guide for South Africans

Foreign loans can be a powerful tool for South African residents, offering access to capital at potentially lower interest rates ...

Understanding document legalisation for South African expats

Moving overseas as a South African expat? Brace yourself for a whirlwind of adventures, including the tricky business of getting ...

South African savoury snacks: the Souttert

Hailing from South Africa, Souttert stands as a cornerstone in the nation's vibrant culinary heritage. Imagine it as the quiche's ...

Expert insights: When is the right time to surrender your retirement annuity?

As you plan your financial migration as part of your permanent relocation from South Africa, you’re probably wondering what you ...

What you need to know about sending and receiving payment for services across borders

Moving money across international borders can be a complex dance, especially when it comes to paying for services rendered. Exchange ...

The bond between grandparents and grandchildren: exploring transnational grandparenthood

Becoming a grandparent marks a significant milestone in life, intertwined with joy and anticipation. However, for many, this journey is ...

The Ultimate Moerkoffie Cake Recipe: A Delightful Twist on a South African Classic

If you're a dessert enthusiast with a penchant for tradition, you're likely familiar with the unique charm of South African ...

What to know before transferring policy proceeds and cash from South Africa

When planning your emigration, it’s understandable that you’ll spend a lot of time researching your destination country to make sure ...

Expat Talk: Important things to know about South African exchange control regulations when living abroad

Packing your belongings for a new chapter abroad? How exciting! When you emigrate, it can feel like an extra hurdle ...