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Does SADC have an identity crisis?

SADC migrants in South Africa remit approximately R16.6 billion home annually. These remittances constitute the financial lifeline of many families back home. However, without access to sufficient, or any legal
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When the bus driver is the only option…

Access to formal remittance services is difficult for many migrants because of the onerous documentation requirements that banks and remittance providers impose on prospective clients. South Africa has long been
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The Many Faces of Social Exclusion

“Despite progress around the world, many people continue to face social exclusion. While not a cure-all, financial services have the potential to connect them to more opportunities.” Meet Aminata, a
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#BlackFriday blues!

“we buy things we don’t need with money we don’t have to impress people we don’t like”. This holds particularly true for financially stressed South African consumers. A famous quote
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