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Holiday points may get you nowhere

Be careful before buying into a holiday club that operates on a points system. One family has not had much luck in securing accommodation.

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Regulator has timeshare club in its sights

The Club Leisure Group is likely to face a case of contravening the Consumer Protection Act early next year, Phumeza Mlungu at the National Consumer Commission,... Read Story

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The ‘sweet spot’ for landlords

Lower- to middle-market offers best trade-off of yields vs risk, review of residential rental trends shows

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Holiday points may get you nowhere
December 19 2014 at 16:19

Be careful before buying into a holiday club that operates on a points system. One family has not had much luck in securing accommodation.

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The ‘sweet spot’ for landlords
December 19 2014 at 17:29

Lower- to middle-market offers best trade-off of yields vs risk, review of residential rental trends shows

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Regulator has timeshare club in its sights
December 19 2014 at 16:11

The Club Leisure Group is likely to face a case of contravening the Consumer Protection Act early next year, Phumeza Mlungu at the National Consumer Commission, says.

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Govt may cancel doctors’ ‘blank cheque’ for PMBs
December 12 2014 at 19:09

If medical schemes did not have to pay for Prescribed Minimum Benefits at whatever rate a doctor charges, their costs and, ultimately, members’ contributions could fall.

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Uncapped PMB tariffs ‘squeezing’ medical schemes
December 15 2014 at 10:12

Medical schemes say some providers charge a lower multiple of scheme rates to treat conditions not covered by the Prescribed Minimum Benefits (PMBs), but a higher rate for PMBs.

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New laws to be tough on providers
December 12 2014 at 19:10

The conduct of financial services companies is likely to be regulated in future by tough new laws encompassing many existing laws but going further to ensure that companies treat you fairly.

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SARS clarifies tax exemptions on foreign pensions
December 12 2014 at 19:09

The taxman has cleared up some confusion among practitioners about tax on pensions arising from work you have done outside the country.

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Adviser loses appeal against FPI banning
December 12 2014 at 19:08

Elizabeth Coetzee, a financial planner who challenged her banning from the ranks of the Financial Planning Institute after being stripped of her accreditation as a Certified Financial Planner, has lost her case in the Supr... Read Story
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Credit regulator wants Cash Converters fined
December 12 2014 at 19:08

National Credit Regulator calls for a fine to be imposed on the national second-hand retail chain Cash Converters for various breaches of the National Credit Act

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Abil debt investors have a while to wait
December 12 2014 at 19:07

Investors in money market unit trust funds, whose exposure to African Bank debt was side-pocketed after the collapse of the bank in August, will not have access to the side pockets any time soon.

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