Why you can’t afford not to have Medical Gap Cover!

Medical gap cover

It was going to happen sooner or later and you were always going to be the loser. What am I on about? Behind the scenes, there is a battle going on between two industries – the medical schemes and the insurance companies. The loser has always been the insurance industry, but ultimately it’s you. Medical […]

All you need to know about Zestlife Gap Cover


Today we’re asking two questions: Is gap cover a waste of money? Is Zestlife just out there to take your money? Before we answer those questions, here are three things we hate about medical care in South Africa: Spending thousands of Rands a year on medical aid when we seldom claim The thought of having […]

Has your medical aid told you about the gap?

[banner id=”19730″] Will your medical aid pay 100% of the cost for a stay in hospital? Maybe…maybe not. But I wouldn’t bet on it if I was you. Could I ask you to carefully read what is written below – and take action? This article could one day save you, or your loved ones, thousands of Rands. I believe […]

Is your medical aid telling you the whole truth?

[banner id=”19730″] Would you trust me with your blank, but signed, cheque? Okay, okay, I realise that cheques are a lot like cassette tapes – disappeared a long time ago in the eighties – so let me put it another way for you… Who would you trust with your debit card and PIN number? I mean […]

Can you believe what goes on in hospital?

[banner id=”19730″] How comfortable would you be if you didn’t have medical aid? I love reading the letters page in the newspaper. Don’t you also wonder if anyone in government reads them as well? Anyway, there’s an opinion piece on the failure of public hospitals. In the article they talk about one guy needing a hip replacement operation […]