InsuranceFundi was inspired by a couple of Financial Advisors who wanted to help South African consumers make the most informed insurance & investment decisions.
In the last decade, the blog has gained massive popularity and cemented itself as one of the leading independent financial services websites in the country. With over 1 000 articles on the site and a reach of tens of thousands, the team at InsuranceFundi is dedicated, not only to educating people on insurance & investments but also to offering the absolute best possible service to our clients & consumers alike.
Private healthcare in South Africa doesn’t come cheap! Most households that can afford to belong to a medical aid scheme spend a few thousand bucks a month for the reassurance that if they get sick, they can afford the best treatment possible. You might have more than...read more
If you belong to a medical aid in South Africa, there’s a fairly good chance you are with Discovery Health. It’s been around 25+ years since Discovery Health launched in South Africa, followed by their incredibly successful Vitality loyalty program. Discovery is,...read more
You can count on one hand the people who really know our deepest, darkest secrets…literally! First, there are our parents. Guaranteed they will tell anyone within earshot about everything from your first nappy change to the time you were 10 years old and decided to...read more
What’s the first thing that springs to mind when you hear the words “Big Mac”? McDonald’s, right? Possibly, you’ve eaten more than a few of them in your lifetime. So, why would you do that? Their burgers must be good or else you wouldn’t be buying them. Could it be...read more
2020 has probably made you realise how quickly things can change and it has you re-evaluating what you want out of life, for you and your family. We all have things we’re looking forward to doing, working towards and planning. If you and your family’s bucket list has...read more
Why would anyone want to become a financial advisor? Does it have something to do with the fact that you are your own boss? Or maybe because it is one of the few ways available to earn an above-average income? Maybe it has nothing to do with money and everything to do...read more
Rewards programmes aren’t new. The "link so you can save” strategy has been around for an awfully long time, with Adrian Gore and his innovative crew pioneering it all two and a half decades ago. Since then most local insurance companies, investment houses, banks and...read more
Do you use a computer for any online banking? Have you bought anything on the internet? Do you transfer money or use banking apps on your phone? If your answer to any of these questions is YES, then continue reading. Virtually everything these days is done online and...read more
Procrastination is the act of delaying or postponing something, and we are all guilty of it. Sure, some of us are a little better than others at ticking things off our to-do list, but most of us can’t say we’ve never put off until tomorrow what we could get done...read more
Saving for your retirement is a long-term strategy that could see you committing for 40-years plus. There is, however, just one glaring issue with a commitment that long into the future, right? Nobody knows what life is going to throw at us tomorrow, let alone a week...read more