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DebiCheck Implementation Date – latest

DebiCheck Implementation Date in 2019 Updated The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has this month published (in the Government Gazette) a new effective date for DebiCheck (also known as Authenticated Collections). The updated implementation date will now officially be 31 October … read more

New PoPI Act Regulations

New PoPI Regulations Published The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development this month published new regulations relating to the Protection of Personal Information Act (Act 4 of 2013). The new regulations (which you can download below) set out many things … read more

No more Recession?

SA Technical Recession Technically Over The latest StatsSA figures showed the SA economy grew by 2.2% over the last quarter. The Rand even performed slightly better over those 3 months and this then technically brought an end to the local … read more

Court Shut Down (2018)

Court Shut Down Though not all courts are exactly the same, the general Magistrates Court shut down for the end of the year begins this weekend, the last day that most courts will hear cases will be Friday the 14th of December … read more

NCR Appeal Edcon Club Fees Ruling

NCR Appeal to the SCA Over Edcon Club Fees The long-running war between the National Credit Regulator and Edcon (and several other credit providers) over club fees seems set to enter yet another phase as the NCR has applied to the … read more

Capital Data To Handle Some Sanlam Personal Loans

Capital Data Take Over Older Sanlam Personal Loans Over the past few years, outsourced debt review service provider Consumer Friend have been handling debt review matters on Sanlam Personal Loans. All debt review related correspondence and proposals etc in regards … read more