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May I claim unemployment insurance benefits if I resign voluntarily?

May I claim unemployment insurance benefits if I resign voluntarily?

By Sanette Viljoen Facts: Mrs X worked in Oudtshoorn for almost nine years. Her parents live in Bellville and their health has deteriorated a lot recently. Her parents cannot afford home care and she had no other choice but to resign from her job to look after her parents. She has been in Bellville for a few months and is  … Read more

Your Budget-Friendly Plan To Enjoying A Retreat At Home

Your Budget-Friendly Plan To Enjoying A Retreat At Home

By Anja van den Berg You don’t have to go to Bali, Costa Rica or Italy to find solace, silence and sanctuary. Although a week-long yoga retreat or meditation immersion can be just what the doctor ordered, perhaps your pocketbook will be more pleased if you stay home. With a little bit of planning and ingenuity, you can create a  … Read more

What is debt counselling?

What is debt counselling?

By Nico Strydom To consumers who cannot keep up with paying their debts, debt counselling often seems to be their only and last option. What is debt counselling? Debt counselling is a formal legal procedure which makes it possible for consumers with too much debt to obtain assistance from a debt counsellor who will help the client to restructure his  … Read more

SARS may inspect your bank account!

SARS may inspect your bank account!

By Sanette Viljoen There is constant conflict between a bank and its clients regarding personal information that is given through to the South African Revenue Service (SARS). May SARS interfere with my bank account and my money in that account? Many people take umbrage at the bank or bank manager, as the information that they give to the bank and  … Read more

Saving: How does pensioner discounts and special offers work for senior citizens?

Saving: How does pensioner discounts and special offers work for senior citizens?

Tania du Toit Amid price hikes, increased VAT, unaffordable fuel and more, small outcomes for senior citizens are hidden in an amazing number of pensioner discounts and/or benefits in shops and shopping. This initiative of “giving-back-to-the-community”, as one chain store manager puts it, is known to many senior citizens, but many are not aware of it. This article wishes to  … Read more

RETIREMENT PLANNING

Recent research shows that only 4 out of every 100 professionals will be able to retire independently one day. Is your current retirement annuity adequate? How can you make extra provision for your golden years? Solidarity Financial Services offer excellent advice that will help you to make provision for your own unique needs as well as those of your loved ones. Click here to find out more.

LIFE INSURANCE: INCOME PROTECTION AND DISABILITY COVER

No one wants to think about it but it is a reality that fate can strike at any day, minute or second. Therefore, before you even consider saving or investing money, you have to see to it that your current income is protected. Click here to read more.

SHORT TERM INSURANCE

What do you pay monthly for your car and household insurance? Are you satisfied with the service and benefits your current service provider offers? Are you not sure if you would have adequate cover should one of your valuable possessions be stolen or damaged? Let us review your current insurance profile and in so doing you can save loads of time, money and effort!

INVESTMENT ADVICE AND REVIEW OF YOUR EXISTING PORTFOLIO

Are you in two minds about buying that beach cottage or rather investing those extra rands? Solidarity Financial Services offers members excellent, professional and thoroughly researched investment advice.

Debt counselling is a process that was introduced by the National Credit Act to assist consumers who have high debt levels and are in trouble. The aim of debt counselling is to restructure debt and establish a repayment plan that is supported by creditors or that is found by the court to be fair in the circumstances.

In other words, it is a form of rehabilitation that carries on in a structured manner until a consumer’s debt levels return to “normal” and he/she can function normally like any other consumer who controls his/her debt levels.


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If you are interested in such a service the drafting of a will is one of the many services Solidarity offers, and Solidarity will also handle your estate after death.


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WHAT WILL A NEW VEHICLE COST?

Although buying or selling a car is exciting, some people experience this as pretty traumatic. They struggle to decide which model they should choose and how to get financing, and find the paper work attached to a transaction problematic. Solidarity Financial Services will attempt to provide information that will make things so much easier for you. Click here to calculate the cost of a new vehicle.

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