Welcome to the official podcast forMyCreditStatus.co.za. Where we will be introducing you to Credit experts who will be providing valuable insight and advice from your Financial Health to improving your Credit Status and Score. Your host for the show is Laura Palmieri.
The National Credit Act (NCA) is aimed at protecting the consumer. To meet this objective, it affords consumers various rights. The NCA provides a balance between the rights and responsibilities of credit providers and consumers.
In today’s episode, we will be discussing your Consumer’s Rights in terms of the NCA. Our guest today is Gerrit Viviers, who is the National Credit Act Specialist for Moonstone Compliance & Risk Management.
In our second Podcast, we discuss in detail Debt Counselling. We were extremely privileged to have Benay Sager the Chief Operating Officer at DebtBusters on our show.
DebtBusters is South Africa’s largest and most trusted multi award-winning Debt Management company.
Debt Counselling is a formal legal process that provides for a consumer to be declared over-indebted and for the Debt Counselor to negotiate a restructured payment plan and obtain a court order confirming the new repayment plan.
In our first Podcast we will be discussing how to fix your Credit Report and improve your creditworthiness. We interviewed one of the leading Consumer Law expert in South Africa, Nicky Campbell. Nicky has written extensively on both the National Credit Act and the Consumer Protection Act. Graduating from Rhodes University, she was awarded the Juta prize for the best law student in SA . In our interview she offers practical tips and advice from a legal prospective. Contact Nicky at legalrights.co.za