Tag Archives: hope

Happy Youth Day, South Africa! Why not take our Youth Day Quiz?   1. Youth Day commemorates the Soweto Youth Uprising on 16 June 1976. On this day hundreds of people were killed when schoolchildren protested against the Bantu Education Act, poor facilities, overcrowded classrooms, etc. This iconic photo captured by Sam Nzima during the Soweto […]

The only problem is that the law is very expensive. People earning less than R5500 per month may have access to free Legal Aid. The rest may need to fork out hundreds of thousands for legal help. Unless you have legal cost insurance = payment of an affordable and fixed monthly premium that pays out […]

  Child maintenance questions have been flooding our social@legalhero.co.za mailbox. We have compiled a short information piece to shed light on the many uncertainties surrounding this topic. Please note that this piece is compiled from the viewpoint of our many female Women’s Month readers. It is, however, not uncommon for fathers to be the principal caretaker of […]

Happy Friday! Our days are even happier with this brave man keeping us safe. Constable Siboniso Tembe exhibited true bravery and dedication in a recent investigation into the murder of an elderly couple. He helped ensure the conviction of three men. It is truer than ever that not all heroes wear capes! In the photo […]

This weekend might be a great time to get your ducks in a row and write a Will! DIY Wills are, however, dangerous and can be declared invalid. If you are a Legal Hero policyholder, rather contact your hero and ask for professional assistance. 5 FAQ’s answered:  1. What are the basic formalities? a) Write/ […]

What happens to my estate when I pass on?    Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness – Desmond Tutu.  The passing of a loved one is never easy. To make matters even worse, there is a certain amount of legal work that comes with the territory. […]