An identity thief can wreak havoc with your life and cost you time and money trying to prove your innocence and restore your finances. This Saturday, Personal Finance reports on the ordeal of a Cape Town doctor who is trying to clear her name and provides you with a step-by-step guide on what to do should it happen to you.

Also in this weekend's edition: - Are women looking seriously enough at investments and life assurance? - Lessons for you from short-term insurance case studies.