26Apr 2018

The position of women in traditional/customary marriages was previously equal to that of minors. This was due to the fact that Customary law systems are patriarchal in nature, meaning they elevate the status of men above and to the detriment of women. For example, the doctrine of male premogeniture in customary inheritance discriminated against women in […]

03Apr 2018

Question. ‘Please tell me more about Debt Review and how do I exit Debt Review?’ Available to an over-indebted consumer, debt review is a 3-5 year solution where a Public Distribution Agency (PDA) distributes funds to your creditors on a monthly basis after a Debt Counsellor has renegotiated and arranged an alternative repayment plan for […]

13Mar 2018

Did you know? According to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme, a total of 408 000 applications for full tertiary study funding have been received as at February 2018. During the Budget Speech we learned that R57 billion has been allocated for free higher education and training. Although the exact process and arrangements remain unclear, government will be […]