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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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Colin Daniel

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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Big questions for markets for 2015

Wall Street was generally calmer in 2014 than in previous years, but that doesn't mean the stock market was devoid of drama.

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Abil side-pocket headaches
December 12 2014 at 19:07

Side-pocketed Abil debt in unit trust investments may be a problem for deceased estates and retirement funds.

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In Personal Finance on 13 Dec
December 11 2014 at 19:12

Good advice for savvy consumers and investors in the print edition of Personal Finance on Saturday, December 13, 2014.

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10 things about severe illness cover
December 9 2014 at 19:09

Treatment of and recovery from a dread disease can take a serious toll on your lifestyle and finances. Life assurers offer some complex forms of protection.

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Savvy shoppers do it online
December 9 2014 at 19:14

Local websites are working hard to achieve a level of service efficiency that puts some traditional retailers to shame

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Five-star Cape hotel to stay under administration
December 8 2014 at 16:49

Body corporate of five-star Cape Royale hotel in Green Point will remain under administration following the latest failed attempt by the trustees to oppose administration

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Charges on RAs chew up savings
December 6 2014 at 11:26

A recent case to come before the Pension Funds Adjudicator highlights the need to scrap commissions and other charges on investment policies.

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Allan Gray to lower fees on equity fund
December 6 2014 at 11:19

The largest equity fund in South Africa wants to reduce its asset management fees as fund managers around the world come under pressure from cheaper index-tracking investments to lower their costs.

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NCR wants Bridge’s registration cancelled
December 6 2014 at 11:12

National Credit Regulator applies to National Consumer Tribunal for cancellation of Bridge’s registration as a credit provider because of numerous breaches of the National Credit Act.

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SCA recognises Brown’s misdeeds for what they are
December 6 2014 at 08:12

Supreme Court took issue with the lower court’s view that not adhering to an investor’s mandate while claiming to do so does not constitute fraud

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Most taxpayers make the deadline
December 5 2014 at 20:11

The overwhelming majority of taxpayers met the submission deadline for the 2014 tax-filing season, the South African Revenue Service says.

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