Are you insured against going out of business?

2016-05-24 14:47

Insurance cover is an overhead businesses often neglect. We look at why it's important to guard against certain events that may put you out of business.

Unmasking the difference between life and funeral cover

2016-05-20 13:24

Our financial expert Charné van der Walt gives us advice on how to apply for life insurance and what to consider.

Welfare kids' funeral cover pits insurers against government

2016-05-03 07:39

Sanlam and Lion of Africa Assurance's policies drain money from child grants that should cover people’s basic needs, the government says.

Kidnap, ransom insurance for employees

2016-04-18 18:16

What appears to be an increase in kidnappings for ransoms in SA, highlights the need for businesses to be more informed about kidnap insurance, says an expert.

Top tips to make sure your business is covered

2016-04-06 14:30

Does your business have the right kind of insurance cover? Mornè Stoltz, head of business insurance at MiWay highlights important factors to consider when getting insurance.

Resident in limbo a year after freak hailstorm

2016-03-28 10:30

A Scottsville resident has been living with cardboard covering the holes where her windows were for over a year after a freak hailstorm in February last year shattered her windows.

Does your insurance cover your outbuildings?

2016-03-15 14:24

Are the outbuildings on your property included in your insurance cover? Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure, highlights the importance of insuring your outbuildings.

A history of great value for Remgro

2016-02-17 11:30

In the over 70 years since its founding as a tobacco manufacturer, Remgro has grown into an investment holding giant with a track record of providing value to investors.

Should you use a broker?

2016-02-02 15:08

Our financial expert Charné van der Walt gives the pros and cons of using a broker versus the pros and cons of managing investments yourself.

Good idea to review insurance policies

2016-01-19 16:08

There are many ways consumers can end up saving money because they minimise the risk of claims being rejected and they could also benefit from reduced premiums.


Tips when taking up funeral cover for your parents

2016-05-24 12:12

Planning to take out funeral cover for your parents? Lee Bromfield, CEO of FNB Life, highlights some issues to keep in mind.

Insurance tips for successfully renting out a property

2016-05-19 11:00

Planning to rent out property? Gari Dombo, managing director of Alexander Forbes Insurance, discusses some insurance pointers to keep in mind.

More young achievers in danger of retrenchment

2016-04-19 14:43

More young achievers are in danger of retrenchment, Liberty's 2015 claim statistics show.

Seven common motor insurance myths debunked

2016-04-15 12:35

Do you fully understand your motor insurance policy and what your premiums cover? Christelle Colman, CEO of MUA Insurance Acceptances, debunks seven myths about motor insurance.

Everything you need to know about car insurance

2016-03-30 09:01

Our financial expert Charné van der Walt gives us the low-down on covering for damages.

'Even in tough times, the elephant must dance' - Sanlam boss

2016-03-20 08:00

Ian Kirk, the group chief executive of Sanlam, talks about its expansion in Africa and navigating economic headwinds at home.

How to insure your home: dos and dont's

2016-02-23 09:54

Want home insurance but have no idea where to start? Our financial expert Charné van der Walt gives us the ultimate low-down.

Are you covered for the depreciating rand?

2016-02-10 11:00

Will your insurance cover be able to protect you against a depreciating rand? Bertus Visser, chief executive of distribution at PSG Insure, gives some pointers on how you can stay covered.

Liberty buys control of Ugandan short-term insurer

2016-01-29 14:30

Liberty Holdings has bought a controlling stake in a short-term insurer in Uganda for an undisclosed sum, pursuing its strategy of expanding on the African continent.

Global disaster costs fall in 2015

2015-12-20 13:33

The economic cost of disasters across the world dropped in 2015 to around $85bn from $113bn last year, says reinsurance firm Swiss Re.

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