About

alistair-mccreath-resizeAlistair McCreath applies over 36 years of specialized experience in mortgage planning, debt consolidation, and mortgage protection to his career as a financial expert. He was a financial planner for over 30 years and is passionate about educating his clients on smart budgeting. He is based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Alistair helps his clients create comprehensive financial strategies to improve their budgets and reduce their debts on an accelerated basis. He runs his own company, Wealth Today, which is based in Gauteng, South Africa. Alistair manages the company’s  “Wealth Accelerator” service arm, which is aimed toward people who need help utilizing their mortgages and managing their day-to-day finances properly in order to create a retirement income.

Alistair collaborates with his clients to find opportunities to consolidate their debt payments, pay down their mortgages more quickly, and/or create manufactured equity that they can then utilize through property investments. The result: a supplementary income created through the properties, which will eventually serve as retirement income.

Real estate property investments are just one crucial part of Alistair’s overall financial strategies. He helps his clients tap international markets by investing in high-potential areas such as Detroit; additionally, they can connect with finance experts in South Africa on matters of mortgage protection, income protection, landlord insurance, critical illness cover and more. Alistair and the Wealth Today team help their diverse clients find the best interest rates on the market for all of their financial needs.

Alistair McCreath has authored three books on budgeting, refinancing, and reducing mortgages. His Wealth Accelerator e-book was published in 2012.

Keep up with this site to follow Alistair’s insights about budgeting, boosting investments to expedite paying down your mortgage, and ultimately creating retirement income.