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Colin Daniel

Incentives to churn policies to be banned

Increase in payment of “sign-on bonuses” to attract financial advisers and their clients results in sooner-than-expected clampdown

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Colin Daniel

Owning a bit of everything may be your best investment strategy

Leading asset managers lack conviction about which investment markets will deliver good returns and say diversification is key in the current difficult environm... Read Story

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Banking on low charges

If you’re with one of the Big Four and pay as you transact, do your sums. It may well save you money to opt for a bundle account.

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Your questions answered
September 26 2014 at 19:20

We ask experts to answer your financial queries. The feature is sponsored by PSG Wealth.

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Illegal insurer must pay up
September 26 2014 at 19:17

Ombud orders owner of a bogus insurance company to repay clients who unsuccessfully tried to claim on their policies

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In Personal Finance on 27 Sept
September 25 2014 at 16:45

What to read in the print edition of Personal Finance on Saturday, September 27, 2014.

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Emerging markets: back in bloom?
September 25 2014 at 16:30

Managers of emerging-market funds believe growth in emerging markets will survive the tapering of “easy-money” policies in the developed world

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Regulator goes after timeshare contracts
September 19 2014 at 18:43

National Consumer Commission says agreements that lock in owners forever are a breach of the Consumer Protection Act

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Bid to liquidate Sharemax ‘won’t affect’ ombud’s case against ex-directors
September 19 2014 at 18:42

SARS application to liquidate Sharemax won’t affect ombud’s argument that ex-directors should be held liable for investors’ losses, says ombud’s office

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Timeshare code of conduct to be drafted
September 19 2014 at 18:32

National Consumer Commission has met with the timeshare industry to discuss drafting an industry code of conduct

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Trustees fail to oust Medshield curator
September 19 2014 at 18:27

Medshield’s litany of woes may be nearing an end with the removal of the threat to its curator, whose work is nearly done.

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Two big schemes announce increases
September 19 2014 at 18:25

Two large open medical schemes, Fedhealth and Momentum Health, have announced above-inflation average increases of 10.6 percent and 7.9 percent in their contributions for 2015.

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Regulators warn of virtual currency risks
September 19 2014 at 18:24

The National Treasury, South African Reserve Bank, Financial Services Board, South African Revenue Service and Financial Intelligence Centre say you need to be aware of the risks associated with using virtual currencies. Read Story
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