Weekly Wrap Up - 2 6 August 2010

By Staff Writer
Monday: NCR hails court ruling as a step forward

The National Credit Regulator (NCR) welcomed last week's judgment by the North Gauteng High Court in a case brought by African Bank as a major step forward in the interpretation of consumer protection legislation.

Tuesday: Expense management is the key to financial recovery

Expense management is driving the corporate path to recovery as official statistics highlight a return to economic growth...

Wednesday: Another cool initiative form FNB - helping employers pay the un-banked

FNB has launched a new payment solution, Pay Wallet, which enables employers to pay their un-banked employees' funds into a cellphone...

Thursday: Research shows South Africans need to get financially literate

Recent research reports indicate that South Africa's public desperately need education in terms of financial literacy....

Friday: South Africans need to get financially literate, luckily SASI have got a plan

SASI is getting down to business at grassroots level with its latest initiative to raise financial literacy in communities nationwide..

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Discovery Vitality: The impact it had on my health

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Rand runs out of steam in lead-up to budget speech

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The cover you need at every age and stage

Insurance is often neglected during people’s twenties and inflated during their forties. So, which insurance products should you pursue at which age?

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