Illustration: Colin Daniel

A recent breach of security that compromised the credit card details of hundreds of thousands of users may be something over which you have no control. But, that doesn’t mean you don’t have rights in the matter – rights that will soon be enhanced. Personal Finance considers what the recent breach means for you.

Also in our weekend print edition:

* Where to invest an emergency fund for retirement.

* New bill proposes “appropriately draconian” powers for the Financial Services Board.

Personal Finance is published every Saturday in the Pretoria News Weekend, the Saturday Star, The Independent on Saturday and the Weekend Argus.