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Beneficiary Fund Can Secure Your Kid’s Future

Beneficiary Fund Can Secure Your Kid’s Future

Published in Personal Finance, 11 June 2016. By David Hurford, Director, Marketing & Consulting, Fairheads Benefit Services Read it here  or as reproduced below.  Beneficiary fund can secure your kid's future The government introduced beneficiary funds in 2009 to...

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Beneficiary Fraud A Headache For Trustees

Beneficiary Fraud A Headache For Trustees

Published in Personal Finance, 26 March 2016. By Lorraine Kearney. Read it here Beneficiary fraud a headache for trustees “We use multi-factoral authentification, but no steps are foolproof. Ultimately, more layers will be added to the process – as syndicates become...

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Would You Trust Your Child With a Lump Sum?

Would You Trust Your Child With a Lump Sum?

Published in City Press, 13 March 2016. By Maya Fisher-French. Read the article Would you trust your child with a lump sum or below. Minor children are often the main beneficiaries of the death benefits paid out by retirement funds. The challenge is to make sure the...

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Let’s Do Our Bit To Trace Beneficiaries

Let’s Do Our Bit To Trace Beneficiaries

Published in Today's Trustee, 1 December 2015 Like many others, we at Fairheads Benefit Services were shocked by the Financial Services Board's disclosure that the pool of unclaimed benefits from retirement funds touches R20 billion. Click here to view excerpt...

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TER Needed For Beneficiary Funds

TER Needed For Beneficiary Funds

Published in FA News, 21 June 2015 By David Hurford, Head of Fairheads Umbrella Beneficiary Fund Retirement fund trustees electing to pay minors’ death benefits into a beneficiary fund are battling to make meaningful comparisons among the services and fees offered by...

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