Savings Month 2017

July is National Savings Month As South Africans do not generally have a savings pools to tap into in times of emergency, they tend to cash in their retirement savings.  We believe, it’s for this reason National Treasury has introduced Tax Free Savings Accounts from 1st March 2015 to build household savings and encouraging investment. South African Savings Institute (SASI) … Continued

Commentary on the Budget

posted in: Savings in the News

SASI believes that the budget tabled to Parliament by Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene had good and bad news for Savings… Click here for more (PDF doc – 154KB)

FSSC 2014 Campaign

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The Festive Season Savings Campaign will launch on Wednesday 5th November 2014. The public is invited to attend the media conference which will take place at the Executive Dining Room, IDC Campus, 19 Fredman Drive, Sandton at 10h00 until 11h00. The theme is “Spend Wisely, New Year Ahead” and there will be panelists from SASI, NCR, FPI, BMR-UNISA and the … Continued

SASI July 2014 Savings Campaign Coverage Report

posted in: SASI in the News

The campaign started in 2010 and is conducted annually in July, which is National Savings month in South Africa. This year’s theme ‘My savings, my future- time to build’ focused on the informal savings sector, seeking to link Stokvel Groups/Associations with the formal financial institutions that could service them…. Click here for more (PDF doc – 5.65MB)

TCTS 2014 Campaign

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To celebrate 20 years of democracy, the 2014 TCTS SA™ theme is “Democratising Youth Finance”. Volunteers present lessons, for Grades 7 to 9, developed in collaboration with the Department of Basic Education and aligned to the Economic Management Science subject. The core of the TCTS SA™ programme is based around the 10 Key Messages for Cool Savings! Don’t blow with … Continued

Savings Month 2014

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July is National Savings Month The focus is on the informal sector and the theme is “my savings, my future: time to build”. A flagship event for Savings Month 2014 will be a Stokvel Expo, which will have the following objectives: To link Stokvel Groups/Associations with the formal financial institutions that could service them To gain an in-depth understanding of … Continued

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