How banks can cash in on hidden charges

2018-08-09 21:45

Increased competition may be driving down banking fees overall – but a lack of transparency means businesses may end up paying in other ways.

Banks are indispensable, but beware the charges

2018-04-30 07:40

Widely seen as a grudge purchase, it is nearly impossible to imagine a world without the convenience and security offered by modern-day banks.

High bank charges force immigrants to send money home 'hand-to-hand'

2017-05-10 11:00

Migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in South Africa send billions of rands home to their countries of origin every year.

Malema wants state banks

2014-02-16 12:30

EFF leader Julius Malema is calling for government-owned banks that would grant qualifying customers interest free loans.

SA’s most expensive bank

2010-09-27 14:19

Absa has relinquished the unenviable position as the country’s most expensive bank in Finweek’s annual bank charges study.


Eight simple ways to save big on bank charges

2018-07-01 14:04

There's good news on bank charges. You're already saving, and you could be saving more.

This bank is still the cheapest for personal transactions, Solidarity research shows

2017-08-10 21:14

Capitec bank still reigns supreme when it comes to bank charges related to personal transaction accounts, research revealed.

How the cheapest bank in SA stacks up against the rest

2016-08-10 18:41

All four big banks are now in fierce competition with Capitec in the basic bank account market, a new report on bank charges shows.

Bank of England holds course on rates

2014-01-09 14:29

The Bank of England has left monetary policy unchanged, sticking to its plan to keep interest rates at a record low.

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