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Pay back that study loan!

Credit Ombud Manie van Schalkwyk explains why it’s vital that students pay back their study loans. Thousands of students rely on study loans to see them through their years of studying at tertiary institutions. Without these loans, many would not have a chance to obtain the vital ticket to employment which degrees and diplomas offer a...

Do you qualify for credit amnesty?

Credit Ombud Manie van Schalkwyk unpacks the credit amnesty, and separates out the myths from the facts. In the lead-up to 1 April, there have been many misconceptions regarding the credit amnesty: exactly who will benefit, what information will be removed and even when it was going to be implemented. We will now see the real effects of removing...