ABSA Call Centre Closes Early Today
Debt Counsellors are reminded that if they are trying to reach ABSA today in regard to debt review related matters, their call centre is closing early today (Friday 23rd June) due to an internal function.
The call centre will not be able to process calls but the email inboxes will still be able to receive mails etc. If you wish to deal directly with staff you are advised to make contact early today before the 2:30pm closing time.
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DCASA Meeting (W Cape) The Debt Counsellors Association of South Africa (DCASA) holds regular regional meetings to keep members up to date with industry developments and to discuss local issues affecting members. In May DCASA Western Cape met in Parow. … read more