Author Archives: Editor

Petrol to go even higher in May?

For a number of reasons including economic sanctions against Iran, as well as, the Rand to Dollar exchange rate S.A. may see petrol increase by a further 20 cents next month. Also a factor is the pickup in petrol consumption … read more


No, not that NCR, silly! The NCR–  the National Cash Register Company (NCR) are sending out sms’s to consumers telling them they have randomly won a prize by doing…absolutely nothing. As usual, all they have to do is pay R900 … read more

DCASA forum

The DCASA forum has now reached 120 members.         The forum is open to all Debt Counsellors as well as any consumers or credit providers who wish to join. The link to the forum can be found … read more

FNB getting a bad rep

Recently FNB has been approaching Debt Counsellors asking them to get consumers to pay more than their debt restructuring court orders for debt review say they must. Where the Debt Counsellor and consumer who is under debt review cannot increase … read more