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FSB acts to prevent you from becoming a victim of churning of life assurance policies

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Finding a better connection

Broadband has become more reliable and competitive over the past few years. Yet the cost is still high and progress is halting. Can we expect better things any ... Read Story

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Bid to free up unclaimed pension benefits

The liquidator of a pension fund is attempting to overturn a regulation that effectively ties up unclaimed benefits in perpetuity. The implications of a success... Read Story

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In Personal Finance on 28 March
March 26 2015 at 17:04

FSB acts to prevent you from becoming a victim of churning of life assurance policies

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Finding a better connection
March 26 2015 at 14:46

Broadband has become more reliable and competitive over the past few years. Yet the cost is still high and progress is halting. Can we expect better things any time soon?

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Affairs of Picbel fund behind application
March 20 2015 at 18:36

Poor data provided by Sanlam and the surplus-stripping of the Picbel Groepvoorsorgfonds are behind an application to allow the unlocking of unclaimed benefits.

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Registrar faces disciplinary hearing
March 20 2015 at 18:35

The Council for Medical Schemes this week announced that its suspended chief executive and the Registrar of Medical Schemes, Dr Monwabisi Gantsho, will face a disciplinary hearing.

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Financial Planner of the Year entries close 27 March
March 20 2015 at 18:33

Entries for prestigious Financial Planner of the Year competition extended to Friday, March 27

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Bid to free up unclaimed pension benefits
March 20 2015 at 18:32

The liquidator of a pension fund is attempting to overturn a regulation that effectively ties up unclaimed benefits in perpetuity. The implications of a successful application will be far-reaching.

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It’s never too late, but start saving now
March 20 2015 at 18:30

Most presentations on retirement and how much you need to save elicit a series of winces from their audiences.

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Retirement’s big issues
March 20 2015 at 18:29

Retirement is not a just a financial event. It’s a life-changing one that calls for emotional as well as financial preparation, Ken Russell, a financial adviser at Alexander Forbes, says.

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Credit providers must properly test affordability
March 20 2015 at 18:27

The long-awaited amendments to the National Credit Act are now in effect, introducing strict criteria for credit providers when assessing how much credit you can afford.

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What’s in Personal Finance this weekend
March 19 2015 at 14:45

We look at a possible freeing up of pension money in unclaimed benefit funds, what the amendments to the National Credit Act mean for you, and issues you face at retirement.

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