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Weekly Wrap-Up 21 - 25 June

By Staff Writer

Monday:

Missed your chance to get tickets to the World Cup games? Well, you can always catch them in 3D at selected Ster Kinekor cinemas. Read more about the World Cup games in 3D at Ster Kinekor cinemas.

Tuesday

It's important to use your World Cup windfall to its full potential instead of wasting all the extra cash. Read more about how to spend your World Cup windfall.

Wednesday

Google Street View hit South Africa recently and insurers have warned about the potential security risk this could hold. Read more about the Google Street View security risk.

Thursday

Car rentals are being forced to sell their stock before the World Cup is even over after car rentals did not do as well as expected. Read more about car rental companies selling their stock.


Friday

Government are considering making third party insurance mandatory for everyone who makes use of the public roads. Read more about the possibility of third party insurance becoming mandatory.

Recent Articles

Featured Fuel rewards programme – how to fill up on petrol and points

South Africa’s volatile economy has often meant that factors like the fuel price bear the brunt. This year alone the country’s fuel price has fluctuated by between R1.50 to almost R3, which has put increasing pressure on motorists. That said, many of the bigger South African brands have provided some relief by way of fuel rewards programmes.

Are you entitled to your spouse’s pension after divorce?

Divorce means more than just parting ways with your partner. It may also involve parting ways with your assets. The Divorce Act states that your retirement fund forms part of your assets. This means that it will be considered when dividing up your assets.

Retrenched – which payments are you entitled to?

In the current struggling economic climate, retrenchments are a regular occurrence and not everyone survives the cut. If you find yourself on the receiving end of retrenchment you may have questions about the payments that are due to you.

Do you want to settle your debt?

You may be considering settling your credit account, whether it’s a credit card or various store accounts, now may be as good a time as any. This especially if you have saved, or you received a tax return or salary bonus. 

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