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Rules to be a Millionaire by 40

Online Money

It is important to believe in oneself. Educate yourself and build something from nothing. It can be done! Here are some tips to create an abundant and financially secure future before you turn 40.

1. Invest regularly

When you have unexpected cash, do not spend it. Invest it Learn about shares and how to choose the right company to buy from.

2. Live Below Your Means

You cannot build wealth if you spend more than you save.

3. Continually Invest Small Amounts of Money

When you live below your means, you have more and more money to invest.

4. Contribute to Retirement Accounts

If your employer offers a retirement plan, participate in it.

5. Pay Attention to Your Investments

You need to spend the time to educate yourself and review your portfolio on a regular basis. With the plethora of free online resources available to you today, educating yourself is easier and cheaper than ever.



Instructability Accounting and Bookkeeping

Training programs have been selectively designed to provide quality training, specializing in accounting and bookkeeping and other related skills. Instructability strives to empower people through learning and to minimize the dire shortage of bookkeeping and accounting skills.

The management of Instructability, Principal Flur Martin and Campus Manager Janice Martin, have been actively involved in training and education for the last 20 years. Their vast experience in effective learning and quality assurance can be seen in the design of their programmes.

All courses are available immediately as they also offer distance learning. Instructability offer Managed learning which entails distance learning but with full support from Instructability in that they have Virtual Lectures(unique to Instructability) for most modules which entails a PowerPoint presentation with voice overs, graphics, associations and colour that simulates that of being in a LIVE lecture, in the comfort of your own home and at a fraction of the price. They also offer support in the form of full learning material orientation by qualified facilitators, email and telephonic support and liaison with the ICB on your behalf concerning assignments and exams.Please contact Instructability should you require further information.


Flur Martin, Managing Director of Instructability (Pty) Ltd, has 22 years of detailed experience in the financial and training sectors of the business economy. In the attaining of a B Com degree through UNISA, Flur made a particular study of the learning problems encountered by distance learners; this study was conceptualized and is now characterized in the design of her financial training programmes with specific reference to Learning Communication Techniques (LCT). LCT embraces the inductive method of learning with the use of visualizations, associations, model building and contextualization.

Flur’s B Com degree, a Diploma in Training Facilitation, a Masters Degree in Metaphysics, Qualified Assessor (FASSET) together with her past working experience as a Financial Director in commerce and industry, Principal and Franchise Owner of Damelin East Rand and Principal of Varsity College Randburg coupled with her passion and commitment to education and training, places her as a leader in her area of specialization, the training of bookkeepers and accountants.


John Martin, B Com, CTA CA (SA) has 32 years experience in accounting and auditing practices. He was a partner for one of the largest auditing firms in South Africa for 15 years, with specific responsibilities for mining company audits.

Janice Martin, BA, Registered Assessor, Campus Manager. Having majored in Communications and Psychology she has a unique understanding of learning processes as well as a greater comprehension of developmental and career advancement strategies.

Involved in the education field for the past 9 years, she also lectured in various fields pertaining to the business science of communications as well as the psychology of business.

Redford Muir, owner of IMALi Management Services, has 10 years experience in the financial field including accounting, internal audit, corporate governance and taxation.

Redford recognised the need to become specialised in the field of auditing and forensic accounting and thus attained the Post Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice and Forensic investigation from the University of Johannesburg.  This, together with his BCom degree from Wits University, stood him in good stead as a senior member of the audit department of a large chemical and explosives company based in Sub-Saharan Africa, where he also gained much experience in his travels to various African countries.  Thereafter, he took up the position of Group Finance Manager of one of the largest logistics companies in Zimbabwe and South Africa and was instrumental in setting up policies and procedures for that business.

Today, he runs his own financial services business and is also involved in venture capital companies, training of aspiring bookkeepers, and tax consulting.

Special Offers:

Each new student registering for Junior Bookkeeper to Trial Balance will receive a R570 Discount.

Distance Learning:

Instructability offers the following courses on a ‘distance with a difference basis’ as well as in full workshop format: