SA’s first digital bank goes live in 500 Pick n Pay, Boxer Stores

Thursday, 14 February 2019|

TymeBank, South Africa’s first fully licensed digital bank, will go live in 500 Pick n Pay and Boxer stores next week in preparation for the formal launch later this month.

Pick n Pay trials a R5 reusable bag – made from green plastic bottles

Wednesday, 13 February 2019|

Reducing plastic waste one bag at a time.

Pick n Pay’s market store partnership with independent traders programme expands to Thokoza with the opening of Matlala Market

Wednesday, 13 February 2019|

The community of Thokoza this morning welcomed the opening of Matlala Market.

Dawie De Villiers, Group Chief Executive of Alexander Forbes, has commenced a strategic review and appointed an executive committee

Wednesday, 16 January 2019|

Alexander Forbes Group Chief Executive Dawie de Villiers, mandated by the AF Board, commenced a strategic review which was announced at its half-year results in December 2018.

Saving on Insurance to mark world savings day

Friday, 11 January 2019|

To mark world savings day, Dipesh Radia, spokesperson for Alexander Forbes Insurance, recommends that you evaluate your short term insurance policy and make sure that you are only paying for insurance cover that you actually need.

The risk of driving drunk

Friday, 11 January 2019|

By Dipesh Radia, Alexander Forbes Executive for Actuarial and Underwriting

10 New Year resolutions to help grow your bank balance

Thursday, 10 January 2019|

1. New Year, new me

Some of your New Year resolutions might require some new equipment such as a bicycle, trainers or a set of golf clubs. This should not

What happens to your retirement fund benefit when you emigrate?

Thursday, 10 January 2019|

By Jenny Gordon, Alexander Forbes Head of Retail Legal

Pick n Pay: Local community welcomes new market stores

Thursday, 20 December 2018|

Three Gauteng-based entrepreneurs have joined the Pick n Pay Market Store Partnership with Independent Traders programme with the opening of their respective market stores.

Pick n Pay donates R88,500 for school supplies for children affected by the Khayelitsha fire

Monday, 10 December 2018|

By Suzanne Ackerman-Berman

SAB: Hard-hitting short film shines spotlight on SA’s underage drinking challenge, calls on public to #BePartOfTheChange

Thursday, 6 December 2018|

The holiday season is upon us and SAB is intensifying its efforts to help reduce the harm caused by the misuse of alcohol with the launch of a short film focusing on preventing underage drinking in the latest instalment of the organisation’s 18+ Be The Mentor programme.

SAB: Hansa golden crisp brings easy drinking beer to South Africa

Friday, 23 November 2018|

Hansa Golden Crisp, a bespoke beer designed for unisex appeal, has been launched by The South African Breweries.

Refuel your car and fuel your smart shopper points!

Thursday, 22 November 2018|

Eearn Smart Shopper points at BP service stations across the country

Over R18m invested in marine conservation by Pick n Pay

Wednesday, 21 November 2018|

WWF-SA and Pick n Pay release “A decade of impact” report detailing the impact of building long-term partnerships.

Alexander Forbes: Emergency savings as part of your financial plan

Friday, 16 November 2018|

By Gary Fisher, Certified Financial Planner and Head of Member Education Services at Alexander Forbes

Oceana reports strong performance turnaround

Thursday, 15 November 2018|


More than 50% of members retire on 20% or less of their final salary before retirement

Wednesday, 7 November 2018|

This is one of the findings from the latest Member Watch™ analysis, commissioned by Alexander Forbes.

Alexander Forbes: Protect your financial information from cyber criminals

Wednesday, 7 November 2018|

Cybercrime is a top concern for the financial services industry, but the public should also remain vigilant about protecting their confidential information.

Alexander Forbes: Tips to finish your Black Friday shopping in the green

Monday, 5 November 2018|

Retailers already started getting shoppers revved up for the holidays with festive season advertising on display in October, and Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales are no exception.

Black Friday

Alexander Forbes: Financial well-being for different generations

Thursday, 1 November 2018|

By Happy Ngale, Alexander Forbes Financial Planner