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.

The importance of travel insurance

2015-12-01 13:21

Holiday season is around the corner. Bertus Visser, chief executive of distribution at PSG Insure, explains why having travel insurance is as important as packing your passport.

SA billionaire forks out R184m for Aussie pad

2015-11-13 15:53

An SA insurance billionaire and co-owner of Nando's has paid about R184m for a luxury waterfront home in Australia.

Telematics: a win-win for insurers and drivers

2015-11-09 09:15

Telematics technology can help good drivers pay lower insurance premiums. Brendan Horan of MiX Telematics (Africa) shares how.

Making insurance enjoyable in every way

2015-10-26 18:13

Gideon Galloway, CEO of King Price Insurance, wakes up in the morning to try and make a difference in the world - and have fun while doing it.

WATCH: Anchor your boat’s insurance to keep sailing on

2015-10-09 11:14

ADVERTORIAL: It’s vital that a boat owner’s vessel is insured to eliminate the risks and the associated financial impact that boating presents.

Concern over business crime syndicates

2015-09-29 16:04

It is clear there are syndicates operating across the retail supply chain, targeting cash and high value commodities, warns the Consumer Goods Council of SA.

The most stolen car in South Africa...

2015-09-13 11:06

Car theft is big business in South Africa with over 55 000 cars stolen every year. Here are the top five most stolen cars.


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.

Insurance for high-net-worth individuals

2015-12-04 11:11

Proper planning enables individuals, families and businesses to find ways of protecting their wealth against life's unexpected events, explains an expert.

Sanlam eyes Africa expansion with R5.3bn acquisition

2015-11-24 19:04

Insurer Sanlam has announced that it would acquire a 30% stake in Morocco-based Saham Finances, as it seeks to expand its footprint in Africa.

Bidvest Insurance launches corporate division

2015-11-11 18:46

Bidvest Insurance has launched a new corporate insurance division offering a fully comprehensive risk management solution to businesses of all sizes and industries.

R67m customer refund is not the end of Lewis challenge

2015-10-27 15:11

Lewis Group's intention to refund a total of R67.1m to customers for the cost of loss of employment insurance, is a good start, but not yet the end, says a consumer watchdog.

Protect your biggest asset

2015-10-09 11:53

In the fourth episode of the “Change in your pocket” series by BrightRock, financial journalist Maya Fisher-French explains the importance of having insurance cover.

Old Mutual ranked top employer in financial services and insurance

2015-10-04 16:55

The Top Employers Institute announced that Old Mutual has secured the number one slot in the financial services and insurance categories for the fifth consecutive year.

Funeral services business fined R200 000

2015-09-21 16:24

A funeral services business has been fined by the Financial Services Board for carrying on a long-term insurance business without being registered as such.

Protecting the income earning ability of business owners

2015-08-21 11:28

ADVERTORIAL: Small business owners can be assured of income in the face of any unforeseen events, says head of Business Market at Sanlam, Jannie Rossouw.

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