Health Insurance cover

In South Africa, health insurance is generally used as a cheaper option to belonging to medical aid. Companies that cannot afford to subsidise full medical aid cover for their employees, may be able to pay for health insurance cover. I … Read more

Turnberry gap cover 2021

Turnberry gap cover products for 2021 Turnberry have launched their gap cover products for 2021. Keeping a watchful eye on their affordability, especially due to the Covid-19 pandemic. They expect the claims usage to escalate in the early parts of … Read more

Stratum Benefits product updates for 2021

Stratum Benefits product updates for 2021 released. Stratum Benefits product updates for next year have been released. From my perspective, a well thought out set of updates. They have released a youtube video, which i have copied in below. This … Read more

Ambledown gap cover 2018 (old Complimed)

Ambledown gap cover changes for 2018. The changes to the Ambledown gap cover product can be viewed on their website: click here.   I do not have enough queries regards Ambledown, to warrant a comprehensive breakdown.


The FIA Awards Winners have been announced. Short Term Insurer of the Year – Personal Lines: SANTAM Short Term Insurer of the Year – Commercial: RENASA Short Term Insurer of the Year – Corporate: SANTAM INSURANCE Underwriting Manager of the … Read more

Draft Demarcation Regulations

The Council for Medical Schemes and the Dept. of Health, have issued a media statement: Circular 79 of 2016, which concerns the Draft Demarcation Regulations. The media statement provides a summary of the draft Regulations, the consultation process, amendment of … Read more

Discovery Gap cover delayed!

News just in from Discovery As you may or may not know ( i have not yet written about this – I have now. ). The Council for Medical Schemes and the Department of Health tabled their third draft of … Read more

You can get Gap Medical Aid cover over age 65!

FInally, i once again write in this blog. I have had quite a few older people (excuse me) asking for gap medical aid cover. So, i thought that it might be a good idea to put something in this blog. … Read more