How Long the Road Accident Fund Takes to Settle Claims

How Long the Road Accident Fund Takes to Settle Claims

In South Africa, the Road Accident Fund (RAF) compensates individuals who are injured in road accidents they weren’t solely responsible for causing. If you’ve been injured, you may be able to claim compensation for medical expenses, loss of income and, in the case of...
Expenses to Expect When Selling Your Home in SA

Expenses to Expect When Selling Your Home in SA

Selling your house and moving to a new area usually means an exciting change in your life. It could be a new job, moving your kids to a new school or just a change of scenery in a new city. But even this kind of positive change can be unexpectedly pricey. Here are the...
Bridge Loan on Your Property Sale

Bridge Loan on Your Property Sale

A surprising number of costs are involved in selling a property. The lengthy transfer process also means some of these costs are due before you get the proceeds from the sale. This is when it might be necessary to get a bridge loan on your property sale. This finance...
What is a Bridge Loan?

What is a Bridge Loan?

A bridge loan is a type of short-term loan that’s used to cover financial obligations in anticipation of a windfall, such as the profits of a sale or a settlement payout. This type of interim loan is commonly used in real estate when you need to cover the costs...