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Sonja Visser

Microinsurance: Disruption for good

Innovation has been slow to reach the long-term insurance sector.  But the new age of individualised marketing has paved the way for smart companies to disrupt traditional insurance models by introducing products that are flexible and consumer-centric. (more…)

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Magcino Gule, Senior Manager for Travelsure at Old Mutual Insure.

Why travel insurance should be a top priority this festive season

For some, the end-of-year holiday season is the perfect time to escape on a well-deserved holiday to a destination abroad. However, many people who travel overseas are still not taking the appropriate measures to manage their risks when travelling to a foreign country. (more…)

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Bertus Visser, PSG Insure

Insurance issues to keep in mind when moving house

Moving from one home to another can be a very stressful time involving plenty of admin and heavy lifting, decisions, packing, unpacking; the list goes on. “But there is one way to remove a little stress, and that is to make sure your goods are sufficiently insured while you are moving,” says Bertus Visser, Chief […]

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What are the top three targeted industries for cybercrime?

Cybercrime is on the rise and virtually every industry is being affected in some way. However, some industries appear to be more susceptible than others. Let’s take a look at the industries believed to be the most attractive to cybercriminals, why, and what they can do to prevent a breach.  (more…)

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Richard Green, National Director of the South African Motor Body Repair Association (SAMBRA)

Insured – but could you still be liable for car repairs?

Motor vehicle insurance should be simple and, most importantly, provide the motorist with peace of mind. (more…)

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Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure

Avoid a chemical reaction: commercial insurance considerations you can’t ignore

AUTHOR: Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution, PSG Insure If you work with chemicals, you understand the associated risks. But are you aware of your insurer’s requirements to keep your business covered? (more…)

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Spring clean your insurance

By Nthabiseng Moloi, MiWay Head of Marketing & Brand. Spring has finally sprung, bringing with it warmer days and the distinctive scent of jasmine wafting in the breeze. Typically, this new season filled with promise is one that triggers a desire to spring clean – to clear out the winter cobwebs and start afresh. (more…)

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Insurance solutions for an emerging market economy

Underinsurance, high premiums, and insufficient contribution to the incremental development of local financial and intellectual capacity by reinsurers are but a few of the obstacles to emerging economies – and the short-term insurance sector in these markets. Insurers, however, can turn this around. (more…)

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