Investment alert

2014-04-16 15:25

Here are tips to help you spot a bogus offshore investment. Read.

Wiser after bogus offshore investment

2014-04-15 10:56

A Fin24 user warns others and provides tips after falling victim to a bogus offshore investment scam.

Paying for air

2014-04-09 08:29

A user has observed shrinkflation since the1970s and says it's nothing new.

How I got my first job

2014-04-07 09:08

A Fin24 user overcame his unemployment crisis by taking matters into his own hands.

How can I protect my designs?

2014-03-26 17:12

A Fin24 user is scared that potential investors may steal his business ideas.

A fair deal for advice

2014-03-18 07:31

How much is your fiinancial adviser really costing you, asks a Fin24 user.

Home office overtime

2014-03-12 09:26

The pros of working from home far outweigh the cons, says a Fin24 user.

How can I protect my design from theft?

2014-03-10 13:30

Advice for a Fin24 user who is worried that potential investors might take his application design and sell it off as their own.

Don't wait for e-tolls invoice - Sanral

2014-02-12 18:41

Motorists who want to qualify for e-toll discounts should not wait for an invoice to be mailed, a Sanral spokesperson says in reaction to a Fin24 user's plight.

Battling with e-tolls mistakes

2014-02-10 11:35

A Fin24 user is battling with various e-tolls problems and mistakes, including delayed and wrong billing.

Why Sanral charges VAT on e-tolls

2014-02-05 12:50

Sanral responds to a Fin24 user's query about the legality of charging VAT on e-tolls.

VAT on e-tolls questioned

2014-02-04 18:57

A Fin24 user is puzzled by the VAT charged on e-tolls, since he is of the opinion that one cannot charge tax on a tax.

It's just all about pay, pay, pay...

2014-02-03 12:14

A Fin24 user, who says he was fortunate enough to get a good job right out of high school, is already lamenting the cost of living.

Money stolen from bank account

2014-01-28 17:22

A Fin24 user says R100 000 was stolen from her bank account and she wants to warn the public to be careful.

MTN sets out its SIM deactivation policy

2014-01-23 10:17

In reaction to a Fin24 user's frustration about a deactivated SIM card with another provider, MTN sets out its policy.

Frustration due to no cell phone reception

2014-01-21 17:21

A Fin24 user had to walk a couple of kilometres in order to report that he had no cell phone coverage nor internet access.

Anger at deactivated SIM card

2014-01-18 16:00

A Fin24 user expresses her anger at not having been notified that her SIM card was going to be deactivated.

E-toll billing woes continue

2014-01-07 17:41

There is a growing groundswell of anger over Sanral accounts, which Fin24 users say do not make sense.

Feedback on e-tolls still streaming in

2014-01-05 18:12

More Fin24 users have voiced their feelings about e-tolls, among them also those who say they are happy with the sytem.

A personal e-toll defiance strategy

2014-01-03 16:33

A Fin24 user sees the e-toll defiance campaign as the culmination of anger towards President Jacob Zuma.

Pre-paid e-toll fees 'disappear'

2014-01-02 18:30

A Fin24 user is battling to get back prepaid e-toll money which does not reflect on his account.

More anger about e-tolls

2014-01-02 15:36

A Fin24 user explains why he is so angry about the impact e-tolls are making on his life and on his pocket.

Fuel prices 'controlled by government'

2013-12-24 09:16

Even if consumers cut their fuel consumption by 50% it will not bring down the price, says Fin24 users Fanie Brink.

Petrol hikes 'just don't make sense'

2013-12-19 11:21

Fed-up Fin24 users struggling to keep up with ever-rising food and fuel prices say they wish a long-term solution could be found for suffering consumers.


Surprised to find zero balance in account

2014-04-15 15:25

A Fin24 user was shocked to discover that his savings account had seemingly been closed and was showing a zero balance.

Taxpayers must ensure Sars affairs are in order

2014-04-11 17:01

A Fin24 user was shocked to find out that she owes Sars thousands of rands and Sars emphasises that taxpayers must ensure that their taxes are in good order.

Shrinkflation: Paying for air

2014-04-08 14:24

There is nothing new about paying more for less, says a Fin24 user who has observed the phenomenon since the 1970s.

How I landed my first job

2014-04-02 12:28

An enterprising Fin24 user tells how he overcame his unemployment crisis by taking matters into his own hands.

My debt-busting strategy

2014-03-27 12:25

Is it better to keep your house - or to sell it to pay off your debt? A Fin24 user who plans to do just that shares his story.

How much is advice really costing you?

2014-03-18 07:33

Are you paying your financial adviser too much? Fin24 user Jonty Heathcote discusses.

IP theft concerns

2014-03-11 11:49

A user worries that investors could sell off his application design as their own.

Working from home poses time conundrum

2014-03-10 12:50

What you save in time from working remotely you put back in, says Fin24 user Richard Durrant.

Shrinkflation: Smaller items raise alarm

2014-02-11 15:18

A Fin24 user says he is fed-up with the "cheating strategy" of food producers and retailers who increasingly reduce the size of consumer products.

Vat on e-tolls?

2014-02-05 07:11

A Fin24 user is puzzled by the VAT charged on e-tolls. Read.

The rand’s worst enemy

2014-02-04 07:35

Fear and greed are the drivers of extreme currency swings, says Johann Strauss.

R100 000 gets stolen

2014-01-29 07:16

R100 000 goes missing from Capitec bank account. Read.

An SA expat and S Korea's credit card hack

2014-01-23 13:11

A Fin24 user who works in South Korea tells how he experienced the hacking crisis in which the private financial data of about 20 million people was stolen.

Tired of being blamed for empty shelves

2014-01-22 18:46

A Fin24 user is tired of being blamed by his customers for having empty shelves in his store.

Old Mutual debars 'top' financial advisor

2014-01-20 15:38

Old Mutual has debarred a "top" financial advisor, because "he does not comply with personal character qualities of honesty and integrity".

Sanral T's & C's scare me, says pupil

2014-01-09 09:51

A young Fin24 user who will soon be old enough to drive wants to know if he can protect himself against Sanral's seemingly watertight disclaimers.

More e-toll surprises

2014-01-06 20:00

Sanral continues to bewilder Fin24 users, among them a motorist who owes R1 600 and another who was invoiced despite having left SA before e-tolling started.

Mixed messages about e-toll dues

2014-01-03 20:00

A Fin24 user is confused and surprised after receiving mixed messages about his e-toll account from Sanral.

E-tolls: 'If you can't beat them, join them'

2014-01-03 10:09

Amid all the complaints about e-tolls, a user explains why he is sick and tired of negative comments not worth responding to, which are mostly "plain rude".

Users query legality of e-toll invoice content

2014-01-02 17:01

A Fin24 user wonders whether the lack of information on her e-tolls invoice could be illegal in terms of the Consumer Protection Act.

E-toll invoice conundrum

2014-01-02 11:15

A Fin24 user says he refuses to support a system where government is eager to grab cash payments and then promises an invoice will arrive "sometime".

Hikes 'don't make sense'

2013-12-20 08:21

Fed-up Fin24 users are struggling to keep up with ever-rising food and fuel prices.

Live your life message

2013-12-10 13:40

Madiba's baton has been passed on to us and we can be the generation to achieve financial freedom and prosperity, says Ann Wilson.

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