June 7, 2018

THE DREADED “F” WORD – READ ABOUT THE LATEST AMENDMENTS TO THE FICA PROCEDURE

The main purpose for the enactment of FICA and FICAA is to identity any proceeds that originates from crime and other illegal activities, as well as […]
February 26, 2018

AM I STILL LIABLE FOR MY SPOUSE’S DEBT AFTER DIVORCE?

A husband and wife buy a house together. Their marriage takes a tumble, along with their ­finances, and they have to sell their home and are […]
May 17, 2016

THE APPLICATION OF THE TALEM QUALEM RULE

In situations where a wrongdoer causes some form of damage to a victim, the victim might suffer more damage than one might usually expect. This might […]
November 25, 2015

KLOP JOU FINANSIES VIR DIE AANKOOP VAN ‘N EIENDOM?

Die kostes verbonde aan die aankoop van ‘n nuwe eiendom behels meer as bloot die voorgeskrewe prokureurskoste vir die registrasie van die transport.   Voornemende Kopers moet […]
November 25, 2015

FINANCES WHEN PURCHASING A PROPERTY

The costs associated with the purchase of a new property are more than just the prescribed conveyancing fees for the registration of the transfer. Prospective buyers […]
March 25, 2014

DIE WISSELWERKING TUSSEN DIE WET OP VERBRUIKERSBESKERMING EN DIE NASIONALE KREDIETWET, EN DIE MOONTLIKHEID VAN BOETES BY DIE AFLOS VAN KREDIETOOREENKOMSTE

Mnr Swart koop ‘n BMW-motor in terme van ‘n huurkoop ooreenkoms en sy finansiering word deur BMW-finansiering gedoen. Na ‘n paar maande erf mnr Swart ‘n […]
March 25, 2014

THE INTERPLAY BETWEEN THE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT AND THE NATIONAL CREDIT ACT, AND THE POSSIBILITY OF PENALTIES WITH EARLY SETTLEMENT OF CREDIT AGREEMENTS

Mr Black buys a BMW car in terms of a hire purchase agreement and the financing is done through BMW Finance. After a few months Mr […]