New AARTO bill and the potential impact on your insurance premium

In a recent turn of events, President Cyril Ramaphosa has signedthe Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (AARTO) Bill into law. The bill proposes introduction of a demerit system for South African drivers, and it is expected to fundamentally change driving in the country. The AARTO Bill will result in the setting up of a demerit system for […]

Reckless driving can see your insurance claim rejected

Insurance won’t apply in cases of illegality and reckless behaviour The implications of driving under the influence of alcohol, without a valid driver’s licence or reckless driving can be profound– all can lead to an outright rejection of your insurance claim if there is an accident and damage or loss of property. Far worse, it […]

Good groundwork for short-term insurance

Having adequate short-term insurance cover is an important part of ensuring that your younger loved ones are well taken care of. When they leave home, preparing your older child (or perhaps a younger sibling, or friend) for the adult world ahead will help them make sensible moves towards a healthy financial future. These reminders are […]