5 Reasons for clients to stay invested

5 Reasons for clients to stay invested

The first part of 2022 was painful to markets and investors. Fears of inflation spiralling out of control, followed by rapid and potentially large interest rate increases by the US Federal Reserve which could potential lead to a recession in 2023 or 2024 are spooking...
Doing our 67 minutes for Mandela Day

Doing our 67 minutes for Mandela Day

“There can be no greater gift than that of giving one’s time and energy to helping others without expecting anything in return.” – Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela On 18 July, in a small attempt to do our bit on Mandela Day, the extended DTB family gave a...
How long does it take to get money out of an investment?

How long does it take to get money out of an investment?

There will always come a time when you need to access some of the money you have saved. After all, you put it away for a purpose. But, unfortunately, investments don’t operate like bank accounts. Withdrawing funds is often not as easy as simply logging onto an app and...
Book Review: The world for sale, by Javier Blas and Jack Farchy.

Book Review: The world for sale, by Javier Blas and Jack Farchy.

Some of our clients say they do not usually read business books. Here is a book that could be the exception. This one is engaging, very relevant and certainly does not disappoint. We all live in a material world. From the food we eat and the fuel we burn to the many...
Return on Life: Maslow Meets Retirement

Return on Life: Maslow Meets Retirement

You might remember thinking back to school or university days learning about Maslow’s hierarchy of needs pyramid. Just to remind you, in 1943 Abraham Maslow, an American psychologist proposed in his research paper a theory around the theme of human motivation. Maslow...