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What Should you Know Before Taking out a Funeral Policy

Funerals are unfortunately a fact of life, they are traumatic and expensive. Few families are ever really prepared for a funeral. The emotional and financial strain of a funeral can however be prevented by taking out a funeral insurance policy. Here are some benefits...

When is an Extended Motor Warranty Required

Purchasing and maintaining a vehicle is an expensive undertaking and even entry level vehicles in South Africa now retail for over a R100 000. When calculating the cost of ownership you shouldn’t just rely on the purchase price, but should also factor in running and...

Your First Home Loan

Buying your first home can be both thrilling and scary and getting your first mortgage loan is usually part of the process. Obtaining a mortgage loan can be confusing and stressful for many people, especially if this is a new experience. Without a doubt your home,...

Personal Loans Online

It has never been easier applying for a personal loan. All banks offer personal loans and you can even apply at selected retailers who have partnered with major banks and provide personal loans under their own brands. If you don’t feel like leaving your home you...

Financing Your New Car

You’ve found the car that makes your heart race at 120 beats per minute. Now only one thing stands between you and the car of your dreams: financing the purchase. In a perfect world, you’d pay the full price in cash without blinking. But if you’re like the seven out...

Home Loan Financing Options

You have found your dream home and everything seems perfect, now comes the crunch, How to come up with the cash for your new home? Buying a home is the biggest investment most of us will make during our lives, how to pay for this investment therefore requires some...

Car Finance Options

You have found your dream car and unless you intend paying cash for it you need to arrange for vehicle finance. Most vehicle buyers will use vehicle finance provided by a bank/finance company. Fortunately there are a number of finance options provided by banks &...

How To Ensure You Qualify For Your Home Loan

Since the National Credit Act was implemented and the start of the global economic crisis it has become more difficult to qualify for a mortgage loan from your bank. To qualify for a mortgage loan your bank will require that you meet the following criteria: Have a...

What You Need To Know About Home Loans

You’ve finally found your dream house and are ready to commit but there’s that question of home mortgage affordability. The current recession in South Africa certainly doesn’t help, Don’t let this thought scare you away just yet. Find out if...