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How much is enough for retirement in South Africa?

The results of the latest independent tracking study commissioned by retirement income specialist Just SA revealed that a vast majority of South African pensioners are drawing (or planning to draw) an unsustainable rate of monthly retirement income. This means they run the risk of using up their retirement savings too …

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Good news for second-hand car buyers in South Africa

The Automobile Association (AA) has launched a service to give South Africans credible information on pre-owned vehicles before purchase. This will be done through independent vehicle dealerships and AA Approved workshops across the country, the association said. Through the service, the AA said that dealerships can offer an AA 125-point …

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10 scams targeting customers in South Africa right now: FNB

With a rapidly evolving fraud landscape where fraudsters are leveraging the latest technologies and constantly refining their modus operandi, businesses should always be on guard to avoid falling victim to the latest scams which could potentially see them losing millions while also suffering reputational damage. Roshan Jelal, head of fraud …

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The average price for a freehold home in this sought-after area in South Africa has gone up R600,000 in less than two years

After two and a half years of reality checks and changes, it’s no surprise that South Africans are a little wary of making large, or long-term decisions right now, notes Rawson Properties. The uncertain economy, skyrocketing inflation, and escalating interest rates certainly don’t make property purchases an intuitive choice. According …

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