InsuranceFundi was inspired by a couple of Financial Advisors who desperately wanted to help South African consumers make 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 best possible service to our clients & consumers alike.
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
Old Mutual Personal Cover | No two South African families are the same, so why settle for a one size fits all insurance cover?
Sunday lunch at our house probably has a completely different feel to when you sit down with your family and share a meal. And that’s fine because every family is kind of whacky, wonderful and weird all at the same time, right? The word "family" has been around since...read more
If you are the breadwinner in your family, the day may come when your phone rings and you are called upon to open up your heart and your wallet simultaneously. How many of your family members would reach out to you first when there is not enough money to cover a...read more
On the 17th of January in 1942 the “Louisville Lip” was born. His name was Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr and he would become one of the greatest boxers of all time. So great in fact, that he earned the nickname, the “Greatest.” You might know him by the name of Muhammad...read more
The amber light (or is it the red one?) is starting to flicker for us as South Africans. Tito was flinging around some big numbers in his speech. Let’s look at the worst of them. South Africa's Debt As a country, we are drowning in debt. For every one Rand earned by...read more
Tell us, what do you expect from your insurance? Some of us expect to be better off after a claim. But for most of us, we simply want to be in the same situation as we were before the loss. In this blog post, we look into car insurance excesses and how to avoid...read more
You may be wondering if there is any kind of financial relief being offered by the insurance and investment companies at the moment? We are going to take you through what each of these companies is offering you, their clients, during this time. Allan Gray If you’re...read more
If you're not part of any rewards programme, or you don't believe they work, what we're about to tell you will probably change your mind! The one thing this lockdown period has shown all of us is how we all need to have money saved up for a situation just like this,...read more