OPINION | Insure your possessions when moving home

Can a removals company deliver your furniture to you – after a cross-country move and maybe a spell in storage – ...


OPINION | Tread dual-SIM terrain with degree of care

The internet has created a global marketplace, but for South African consumers who spot stuff online and desperately ...


Lower insurance premiums bid up in smoke

In a 2017 article Sanlam Personal Finance spelt it out in hard numbers – a healthy, non-smoking 25-year-old man could ...


OPINION | Clip wings of practice of losing return ticket

Did you know that if you book a return flight with an airline, or have onward bookings, and then don’t take the initial ...


OPINION | Factions within the ANC stand in Cyril’s way

The greatest threat to Cyril Ramaphosa’s reform agenda is of course the unfolding, full-on project launched by the ...


Surprise! You're paying for expensive valet

The beach sand which a Jo’burg family left in the boot of their hired car after their Christmas holiday ended up ...


Should you dress up to shop? Couple fumes as security guard berates student over short ...

Is it offensive to pop down to your local supermarket on a Sunday morning wearing shorts‚ a T-shirt and no shoes?


OPINION | Check those ‘extra’ fees at car dealerships

Motor dealerships are at their most creative when called upon by an unhappy customer to break down the “on the road” or ...


OPINION | When the CPA trumps stores’ internal policy

Imagine taking your car in for a mechanical repair under warranty and being told that the warranty is void because ...


OPINION | Retailers battling to live up to their mission

Consumers aren’t having a good time right now, and nor are retailers.