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Transaction Capital defies challenging environment - Moneyweb - Moneyweb.co.za

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:07:49 GMT


Moneyweb.co.za

Transaction Capital defies challenging environment - Moneyweb
Moneyweb.co.za
Transaction Capital has defied weak macroeconomic conditions and challenging trading conditions in its home market to produce a solid set of financial results.

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December fuel hike will leave consumers indebted and hungry ... - Cape Business News

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:31:26 GMT


December fuel hike will leave consumers indebted and hungry ...
Cape Business News
The proposed fuel hike in December is expected to hit indebted consumers the hardest.

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December fuel hike will leave consumers indebted and hungry - Economist - Independent Online

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:05:00 GMT


Independent Online

December fuel hike will leave consumers indebted and hungry - Economist
Independent Online
CAPE TOWN - The proposed fuel hike in December is expected to hit indebted consumers the hardest. Consumers are in for another price hike with fuel expected to swell by up to 70 cents a litre in December. The plunging rand and soaring crude oil prices ...

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Your most valued asset for thieves: your ID - Financial Mail

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 22:04:53 GMT


Financial Mail

Your most valued asset for thieves: your ID
Financial Mail
In terms of the National Credit Act, you're entitled to one free credit report a year from each of the bureaus. Alison Magrath of the Credit Bureau Association says all of the consumer bureaus have made various free products available for consumers for ...

Your most valued asset for thieves: your ID - Financial Mail

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 22:04:53 GMT


Financial Mail

Your most valued asset for thieves: your ID
Financial Mail
Van Schalkwyk says it's imperative that consumers check their credit reports with all of the consumer credit bureaus registered with the National Credit Regulator: Compuscan, Consumer Profile Bureau, Experian South Africa, TransUnion and Xpert Decision ...

Net1 moneylender headed for court - GroundUp

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:16:28 GMT


GroundUp

Net1 moneylender headed for court
GroundUp
... Selibi said the NCR had asked the National Consumer Tribunal in 2014 to cancel the registration of Moneyline on the basis that it included child and foster child grants in affordability assessments of customers, in contravention of the National ...

Retail of Furniture, Appliances and White Goods in South Africa 2017 - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:34:36 GMT


Retail of Furniture, Appliances and White Goods in South Africa 2017
PR Newswire (press release)
Report Coverage: The Retail of Furniture, Appliances and White Goods report describes the current environment, the effect of changes to the National Credit Act which constrained consumers' access to credit and other factors that influence the success ...

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Off with the on-the-road fee, says Credit Regulator - East Coast Radio

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 07:24:31 GMT


East Coast Radio

Off with the on-the-road fee, says Credit Regulator
East Coast Radio
In a nutshell, the Regulator says the National Credit Act does not allow for the charging of an on-the-road fee. The credit providers can and do charge an initiation fee. They can add an extended warranty, the cost of delivery, if the buyer doesn't ...

Off with the on-the-road fee, says Credit Regulator - East Coast Radio

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 07:24:31 GMT


East Coast Radio

Off with the on-the-road fee, says Credit Regulator
East Coast Radio
The National Credit Regulator is going after not the dealerships, but their bank partners which finance those deals, saying they have no legal right to add that fee to their contracts. That's because the Regulator doesn't have a mandate to “police” the ...

Two suspects appear in court for contravening national credit act - Mpumalanga News

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 08:12:17 GMT


Mpumalanga News

Two suspects appear in court for contravening national credit act
Mpumalanga News
Two suspects recently appeared in Lydenburg magistrate's court for contravening the National Credit Act Act 34 of 2005. This follows after Ms Tlou Violet Mkhabela, the owner of Ntswaki Cash Loans in Lydenburg and Thapelo Splender Mashego were ...

[LISTEN] Charging on-the-road fees is illegal - Eyewitness News

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 14:12:55 GMT


Eyewitness News

[LISTEN] Charging on-the-road fees is illegal
Eyewitness News
JOHANNESBURG - The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has issued Volkswagen South Africa's Financial Services with a compliance notice, warning it is wrongfully charging customers an on-the-road fee on credit agreements. Radio 702's Azania Mosaka ...

Volkswagen Financial Services SA to challenge NCR - Fin24

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 11:23:32 GMT


Fin24

Volkswagen Financial Services SA to challenge NCR
Fin24
“The National Credit Act allows consumers to be given a quotation which sets out the cost of credit before signing credit agreements. Consumers should request this quotation from their credit providers so that they can properly check the cost of credit ...
Were you overcharged by Volkswagen SA?Northglen News

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GroundUp: Credit regulator to investigate moneylender - Daily Maverick

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 22:05:28 GMT


Daily Maverick

GroundUp: Credit regulator to investigate moneylender
Daily Maverick
The National Credit Regulator (NCR) is investigating XY Money Loans in Somerset West following complaints by social grant beneficiaries who accused the company of keeping their Sassa cards as collateral for loans. GroundUp visited a branch in Belvedere ...

VW Financial Services put on notice over fees - Independent Online

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 20:03:31 GMT


Independent Online

VW Financial Services put on notice over fees
Independent Online
The NCR said these fees were not permitted to be charged on credit agreements by the National Credit Act. NCR chief executive Nomsa Motshegare said the compliance notice instructed Volkswagen Financial Services South Africa to refund consumers and ...

VW Financial Services put on notice over fees - Independent Online

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 20:03:31 GMT


Independent Online

VW Financial Services put on notice over fees
Independent Online
JOHANNESBURG - Volkswagen Financial Services South Africa became the second company in a month to feel the wrath of the National Credit Regulator (NCR) after it was issued with a compliance notice for charging consumers an on-the-road fee, ...

Now VW ordered to repay fees - Times LIVE

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 06:07:34 GMT


Independent Online

Now VW ordered to repay fees
Times LIVE
... regulator did the same to BMW Finance, on the basis that such fees, referred to by some dealerships as a "dealership" fee or "service and delivery fee", are not among extra charges the National Credit Act allows credit providers to add to a credit ...
VW credit arm told to repay illegal deductionsIndependent Online

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Now VW ordered to repay fees - Times LIVE

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 06:07:34 GMT


Independent Online

Now VW ordered to repay fees
Times LIVE
The wheels of justice are turning fast at the National Credit Regulator - on Tuesday it declared "on-the-road", admin and handling fees, routinely added to VW Financial Services car finance deals, are illegal and ordered VW to refund those who'd been ...
VW credit arm told to repay illegal deductionsIndependent Online

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Volkswagen's 'on the road' fee torpedoed by NCR - Times LIVE

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 09:56:59 GMT


Times LIVE

Volkswagen's 'on the road' fee torpedoed by NCR
Times LIVE
"These fees are not permitted to be charged on credit agreements by the National Credit Act‚" said a statement by the NCR's Lebogang Selibi on Tuesday. The compliance notice has instructed Volkswagen Financial Services South Africa to refund consumers ...
Volkswagen South Africa ordered to repay customers for “on the road fees”BusinessTech

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Volkswagen's 'on the road' fee torpedoed by NCR - Times LIVE

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 09:56:59 GMT


Times LIVE

Volkswagen's 'on the road' fee torpedoed by NCR
Times LIVE
The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has issued a compliance notice to Volkswagen Financial Services South Africa (Pty) Ltd for charging consumers an on the road fee‚ admin fee and handling fee on credit agreements. "These fees are not permitted to be ...
Volkswagen South Africa ordered to repay customers for “on the road fees”BusinessTech

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Credit regulator orders VW to refund customers 'on-the-road fees' - Business Day

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 09:04:45 GMT


Business Day

Credit regulator orders VW to refund customers 'on-the-road fees'
Business Day
Volkswagen (VW) must refund customers "on-the-road fees" and other charges added to its vehicle finance agreements, the National Credit Regulator said on Tuesday. This echoed a similar statement the regulator issued to BMW Financial Services SA on ...

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