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Medical aid
Hospital plans are cheaper than a full medical aid – but do they give enough cover? We look at what hospital plans cover and compare the cheapest plans.

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Your medical aid doesn’t pay for every type of medical expense you may incur. Here are some of the other financial products you may need.

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Medical aids are one of the biggest grudge purchases for South African consumers. But there are ways that you can cut the cost of your medical aid, or get more for your money.

sign saying mind the gap

Many South Africans are turning to gap cover to make up for the shortfall in their medical aids. We investigate the options.

pick the right medical aid

Find out how to choose the right medical aid scheme.

guide to pet insurance

If you’re a pet owner, chances are high that you spoil your cat or dog hopelessly - which is why it can be so heartbreaking when they fall ill. Use this checklist to make sure you can get them the care they need by taking out the right type of medical insurance.