Industry News

What you need to know about travel insurance

November 8th, 2017

What’s your biggest fear when travelling? Your trip being cancelled or cut short? Losing your luggage? Getting seriously ill? Being in an accident? An act of terror? Natural disasters? Many of us don’t like to think about these possibilities, but they can and do happen. For this reason, regardless of whether you’re going on a quick domestic trip or an overseas expedition, travel insurance is a must. […]

Somerset West youth nominated for young entrepreneurs award

November 2nd, 2017

He has established and managed a successful business, initiated a social media campaign which led to a large truck transporting much needed supplies to a fire ravaged Knysna, and been nominated for an award for young entrepreneurs.  It’s hard to believe the young man who has achieved all this is only 17 years old. And, […]

Mini-budget in a nutshell

October 27th, 2017

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s maiden budget performance in Parliament on Wednesday afternoon did not leave any room for celebration, and government’s finances and prospects over the next three years do not present a rosy picture. Low economic growth (down to an expected 0.7% this year) has resulted in skyrocketing risks, with the Medium-term Budget Policy […]

‘Cheap’ insurance can sometimes be an expensive lesson – what to look out for

October 27th, 2017

They say ‘you get what you pay for’ which is why when it comes to car and home insurance cheaper is not always better. There are quite a few factors to consider when deciding on your short-term insurance provider and if you’re looking for cheap insurance, it could end up costing you more than you bargained for. Ask yourself […]