Blog Posts tagged “Unsecured lending”

Black Sash warns Committee about illegal lending to the poor

Feb. 17, 2014 (6 years, 3 months ago)

During its deliberations on the National Credit Amendment Bill, the Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry called in Black Sash, to brief members on the impact of unscrupulous lending on poor communities, specifically individuals who receive grants from the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA).

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Stop SASSA-CPS Debits Campaign

Feb. 13, 2014 (6 years, 3 months ago)

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The Black Sash, along with partner organisations and supporters of the STOP SASSA-CPS DEBITS CAMPAIGN, met with government officials to register the extent and impact of crisis facing millions of SASSA beneficiaries and their households. Our meeting on 29 January 2014, at Khotso House in Johannesburg, was the start of ...

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