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Colin Daniel

Are holiday clubs’ new contracts a better deal for members?

Big holiday club invites members to convert lifetime contracts to term contracts, but denies it is doing this because the Consumer Commission has taken issue wi... Read Story

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Freepic

Timeshare, holiday club points not the same

The key differences between traditional timeshare and points-based holiday clubs explained

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Pixbay

Claim: Flexi Club’s business model ‘harms consumers’

After years of investigating thousands of complaints, the National Consumer Commission said in 2014 that it was taking holiday clubs to task for alleged breache... Read Story

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Are holiday clubs’ new contracts a better deal for members?
April 30 2015 at 18:54

Big holiday club invites members to convert lifetime contracts to term contracts, but denies it is doing this because the Consumer Commission has taken issue with perpetual contracts

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Timeshare, holiday club points not the same
April 30 2015 at 18:52

The key differences between traditional timeshare and points-based holiday clubs explained

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Claim: Flexi Club’s business model ‘harms consumers’
April 30 2015 at 18:51

After years of investigating thousands of complaints, the National Consumer Commission said in 2014 that it was taking holiday clubs to task for alleged breaches of the Consumer Protection Act .

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New PF magazine on sale
April 30 2015 at 18:49

Tax-free savings accounts, cyberscams, home inspections, the fall-out from African Bank, car leases ... and much more in the latest Personal Finance magazine

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In Personal Finance on 2 May
April 30 2015 at 13:45

Holiday clubs that sell points ask members to convert to more “consumer-friendly” contracts

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Invest for specific retirement goals
April 24 2015 at 19:09

Your focus should be to meet your life goals, said Gareth Johnson at the Alexander Forbes/Personal Finance Ready Set Retire Conference. This is the last of six articles covering the conference.

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Don’t assume high equity returns will continue
April 24 2015 at 19:08

Asset managers are heeding warning signs of a possible bumpy road ahead. They say equities are overheated, boosted by the easy monetary policies of developed nations.

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Interest rate jitters spark flight to quality
April 24 2015 at 19:03

Efficient companies with robust balance sheets will keep growing their profits when a rise in interest rates sees investor sentiment turn against equities.

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Life assurers must compensate you for ‘hassle factor’
April 24 2015 at 18:47

If a life assurer causes you financial loss or major inconvenience when processing your claim, the Ombudsman for Long-term Insurance can order the assurer to compensate you.

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Victim of armed robbery must pay overdrawn amount to bank
April 24 2015 at 18:46

Criminals stole R93 000 from a man’s bank account after forcing him to hand over his card and PIN, but the bank rejected his request to be reimbursed.

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