Category Archives: Family

Leaving a Legacy: Ensure Your Business Survival with a Succession Plan

It is a sobering statistic that 70% of family businesses do not survive into the second generation – a significant loss considering the time, effort and investment required to start, manage, and grow a business in South Africa. Ensuring your business can … Continue reading

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Your Will: The Master of the High Court Wants Qualified People to Assist “Lay” Executors

Many people nominate either their spouse or children to be the executor/s of their deceased estate. When the nominated person presents him or herself to the Master of the High Court (“the Master”) to get their Letter of Executorship, they … Continue reading

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