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iol.co.za
Pyramid scams thriving in SAPyramid schemes in South Africa are more likely to collapse than be shut down,
Pyramid scams thriving in SA
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Pyramid schemes in South Africa are more likely to collapse than be shut down, thanks to regulatory arbitrage. The National Consumer Commission (NCC) this week said it was no longer pursuing an investigation into nine suspected pyramid schemes. It... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
Alleged Ponzi Scheme ExoneratedAlleged pyramid scheme DiPESA has been exonerated by the National Consumer Comm
Alleged Ponzi Scheme Exonerated
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Alleged pyramid scheme DiPESA has been exonerated by the National Consumer Commission (NCC) after an investigation showed that the business was "legitimate". In September 2015 the NCC launched a preliminary investigation into nine suspected pyramid... Read more
12d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Contract killing woesWell no, but many consumers assume that, and understandably so. But it's an ass
Contract killing woes
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
Well no, but many consumers assume that, and understandably so. But it's an assumption that can be very costly. Yes, the small print on the contract states that the contract ends only when the consumer submits written notification - usually 30 days... Read more
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iol.co.za
Crunch time for WorldVenturesDurban - Thousands of South Africans who invested in the multibillion-rand trav
Crunch time for WorldVentures
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Durban - Thousands of South Africans who invested in the multibillion-rand travel agency WorldVentures, and eight other alleged pyramid schemes, are about to take a knock as they scramble to protect their money. This is pending an announcement on... Read more
23d
iol.co.za
No resolution in sight for e-toll spatJohannesburg - The South African National Roads Agency Limited and and the Free
No resolution in sight for e-toll spat
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Johannesburg - The South African National Roads Agency Limited and and the Freedom Front Plus are going into mediation, each insisting it is fully correct. The FF+ has accused Sanral of operating e-tolls illegally because the gantries were never... Read more
24d
iol.co.za
Consumer Commission ducks e-toll issueJohannesburg - The National Consumer Commission has handed over a complaint abo
Consumer Commission ducks e-toll issue
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
Johannesburg - The National Consumer Commission has handed over a complaint about the illegality of e-tolls to Sanral to sort out - and forgot to tell the complainant. NCC spokesman Trevor Hattingh said: “The NCC, after assessing and analysing the... Read more
25d
iol.co.za
Consumers fight Eskom hikesCape Town - The government is facing more protests following widespread opposit
Consumers fight Eskom hikes
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
Cape Town - The government is facing more protests following widespread opposition to Eskom’s application to the National Energy Regulator for a 16.6 percent tariff increase. The tariff application comes as consumers are being hit hard on all fronts... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Major blow’ if Eskom gets 17% increaseCape Town - Consumers cannot afford to help Eskom “claw back” R22.8 billion by
‘Major blow’ if Eskom gets 17% increase
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
Cape Town - Consumers cannot afford to help Eskom “claw back” R22.8 billion by having electricity tariffs increased by 17 percent, Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry president Janine Myburgh said yesterday. The parastatal applied to the National... Read more
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27d
Business Standard India
Bling on display in night has no insurance coverA weekly selection of key court ordersA weekly selection of key court ordersLea
Bling on display in night has no insurance cover
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
A weekly selection of key court ordersA weekly selection of key court ordersLeaving jewellery in the display window of a shop and outside the safe in the shop during night might not be covered by the... Read more

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