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Sassa to explain loans which trap grant recipients in 'vicious cycle'

Feb 15 2018 12:29

The portfolio committee on trade and industry intends to ask the SA Social Services Agency to explain how grant recipients receive loans without any affordability tests being conducted.


WATCH: How debt creates economic apartheid

Feb 13 2018 09:28

Summit Financial Partners CEO Clark Gardner talks to Fin24's Moeshfieka Botha about the Draft National Credit Amendment Bill and similarities between reckless lenders and drug dealers.


Fear in stock market spurs SA fund manager's quiet picks

Feb 09 2018 10:49

A sharp slide from record levels has created pockets of opportunity in South African equities, according to a R36bn fund manager.


Getting a grip on 'sexually transmitted debt'

Feb 04 2018 16:42

Whatever the arrangements you have with your partner, when the relationship ends, your financial agreements are impacted too, cautions a debt expert.


PICS: A $9.3m LA mansion, restored to mid-century perfection

Feb 03 2018 11:00

The house, which has four bedrooms and four baths spread across approximately 4 500 square feet of living space, was built in 1959 by architect Eugene Kinn Choy.


Work trumps finances as main cause of stress for SA professionals

Feb 02 2018 08:49

Exercise remains the most common method of dealing with stress, which is one of the main culprits causing health problems among SA professionals, a survey shows.


Consumer Goods Council calls for proper impact assessment of credit bill

Feb 01 2018 19:32

A proper impact assessment study is needed on the proposed National Credit Amendment Bill, the Consumer Goods Council of SA tells Parliament.


Not all greed among financial institutions - MP

Jan 31 2018 22:00

It is not all about greed among financial institutions and it does not mean all are to blame for reckless lending, says ANC MP Joanmariae Fubbs.


Parts of credit amendment bill unconstitutional - BASA

Jan 31 2018 19:33

The Banking Association of South Africa says it is concerned about the constitutionality of aspects of the proposed National Credit Amendment Bill.


Reckless lending: control the 'dealer', not the 'addict' - expert

Jan 31 2018 12:45

Credit laws must be easier to enforce and simpler to understand, and the new draft bill should state clearly what unsecured credit is, says debt expert Clark Gardner.


BASA issues loan shark warning on draft bill on debt

Jan 30 2018 07:32

The draft bill on debt rescue should be managed responsibly, or people could resort to loansharks, warns the Banking Association of South Africa.

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