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OP SOEK NA ‘N TYDDEEL-EIENAAR WAT ONGELUKKIG IS MET QUALITY VACATION CLUB

KENNISGEWING OP SOEK NA ‘N TYDDEEL-EIENAAR WAT ONGELUKKIG IS MET QUALITY VACATION CLUB   Ek is Trudie Broekmann, eienaar van ‘n prokureursfirma in Kaapstad wat spesialiseer in verbruikersreg. Ons is ...
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Car claims- what if you buy a stolen or defective car?

Our firm today finalised a claim by a consumer who inadvertently bought a stolen car from a dealership. The car was impounded by police shortly after our client started using ...
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Everything you need to know about cooling-off

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0jv4zLww6bg&ab_channel=TrudieBroekmannAttorneys ...
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Radio 702 interview on timeshare and debit orders

Take a listen to the podcast: https://www.702.co.za/podcasts/176/the-best-of-breakfast-with-bongani-bingwa/373838/holiday-clubs-illegally-debiting-consumer-accounts ...
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WHEN A CONSUMER CANNOT RETURN GOODS

There are various situations where the Consumer Protection Act* gives consumers the right to return goods and obtain a refund: Cooling-off period: goods bought after direct marketing can be returned ...
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Debit orders, unresponsive banks and rogue suppliers

We've had lots of complaints from consumers over the years about debit order abuse by suppliers, for example: that debit orders keep going off despite the contract with the supplier ...
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Tips for cyber-security

We have seen a high incidence of recent fraud and identity theft. Harness your inner sceptic each time you’re asked to click on a link, give out your password or ...
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Now is the time to cancel your timeshare

If you are unhappy with having to pay a levy but receiving scarcely any value in exchange, contact us to enquire about cancellation. We have by now cancelled over 400 ...
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Cooling-off period – returning goods after direct marketing

After certain purchases, all a consumer needs is a “Get out of Jail Free” card, like the one that features in Monopoly. Section 16 of the Consumer Protection Act (CPA) ...
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Should I get a will drawn up?

I'd like to start by explaining what will happen to what you own after you die if you don't have a will: a family member must report your death to ...
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