We’ve launched a brand new feature on the Franc App: Shared Goals! Now you can invest and save towards goals you share with friends, family and colleagues.
Everything you need to know about investing. No jargon, no nonsense - totally Franc.
They say your investment is like a bar of soap – the more you handle it, the smaller it gets. If you're tempted to dip into your long-term investments this festive season, give this blog post a read first.
As at the 31 October 2023, the Satrix Top 40 ETF closed at R64.12. Get the lowdown on what that means and why.
Many people in the investment world often say that it is essential to have a “diversified investment portfolio”. But what exactly does that mean and why is it important?
We’ll explore the pros and cons of investing versus paying off debt, give you some key questions to ask yourself, and explore strategies for doing both at the same time.
The third quarter of 2023 was not the greatest for the top 40 companies on the JSE as 23 of the top 40 companies were in the red. This was due to elevated interest rates, rail issues and continuous load shedding, resulting in a decrease in performance across most sectors.
You may be a future scholar, aspiring academic or even hopeful professional, but finding affordable quality higher education to match your aspirations is not a given.
An investment portfolio shouldn’t be complicated or overwhelm you. Yet it’s perhaps the most important financial aspect of life that is often overlooked.
At Franc we emphasise over and over again that saving is not enough – you must invest your savings. But there are so many different ways to invest your money. Here, in our opinion, are the best types of investments in South Africa.