Mailbox: VW consumers taken for a ride

2015-09-29 01:23

Volkswagen products should be avoided at all costs, says a Fin24 user who believes the consumer has been taken for a ride.

Client not happy with FNB's 'advice'

2015-09-22 15:01

FNB has denied it refuses likely clients the chance to open bank accounts in response to a Fin24 user's concern that the bank may have discriminated against his partner.

Mailbox: Hands off our schemes, say users

2015-09-21 07:10

As the National Consumer Commission is probing nine suspected pyramid schemes, two Fin24 users have come out in defence of this investment type.

Mailbox: SA labour laws a stumbling block

2015-09-17 07:48

A Fin24 user and small business owner agrees with businessman Herman Mashaba's prognosis that SA's labour laws are an economic stumbling block.

Consumers lie to get credit - debt collector

2015-09-08 18:01

A Fin24 reader, who is a debt collector, responds to Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies' warning of affordability tests coming regarding the grant of credit.

Top 10 comments: Rand plummet shockwaves

2015-08-21 18:41

The rand's plummet in value sent shockwaves through the comments section this week.

Top 10 comments: Mining sector pessimism

2015-08-07 19:59

South Africa's mining sector is in trouble with massive job cuts on the cards, commentators weighed-in heavily on what appears to be a downward spiral.

Saving is not just for adults

2015-07-27 06:30

Target the youth, pleads a 26-year-old Fin24 user who says reaching developing minds could be the way to foster a culture of saving.

Top 10 comments: Nuclear deal, Starbucks

2015-07-17 21:40

Commentators have weighed in on the SA nuclear deal this week, in which Russia is rumoured to be leading the race for the contract.

9 money savings tips you may not have thought of

2015-07-07 14:43

From medical savings accounts versus hospital plans to paying subscriptions upfront, it pays to think about everyday ways to save, says Dean Gerber.


Mailbox: Who are the real e-toll beneficiaries?

2015-09-29 01:13

Who is really benefiting from e-tolls, ask fed-up Fin24 users who say they won't vote for the ANC again because of the lack of clarity around the issue.

Mailbox: No to e-tolls, yes for fraudster fine

2015-09-22 14:06

Gautengers are still refusing to accept the e-tolls model, but Fin24 users applaud the stiff sentence given to a motorist who falsified his number plates.

Mailbox: Resisting too-good-to-be-true offers

2015-09-18 07:43

A 24-year-old Fin24 user tells how he survived three offers to join what he thought were pyramid schemes.

Mailbox: We must work together for radical change

2015-09-15 10:54

A Fin24 reader has added to prominent businessman Herman Mashaba's criticism of SA's labour laws, calling it reverse racial discrimination and counter productive.

Top 10 comments: Dear Mr Ramaphosa...

2015-08-28 18:51

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa unwittingly invited several personalised comments this week after his attempts to sell the SA economy in Japan.

Top 10 comments: Zuma upbeat, Maimane's plan

2015-08-14 20:27

President Jacob Zuma came under fire in the top comment for the week as he shared his enthusiasm about the economy with South Africa.

Top 10 comments: SOEs 'economic black holes'

2015-07-31 19:50

Commentators took a wide-angle view on the SA situation this week, criticising the dire state of state-owned enterprises and lack of integrity in government institutions.

Shop trips for dad inspires life-long savings journey

2015-07-21 14:45

A Fin24 user tells her story of how her savings-conscious behaviour stems from her days as a teenager going to the shop for her father.

Top 10 comments: Savings-tax paradox outcry

2015-07-10 20:03

The launch of savings month has solicited a mixed response as commentators seemingly picked up on the paradox of being encouraged to save, while being primed for a VAT increase.

Letter from Greece: The gates of hell on earth

2015-07-06 10:38

A Fin24 user who lives in Greece says that looking into the future, she sees two gates but feels that whatever the outcome, Greece and its people are doomed.

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