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Postal complaints, inquiries, customer service. You can also report postal crime, track and trace missing letters or parcels online, or look up postal codes online.
Guidelines for renting, buying or selling property through an estate or rental agent, how to protect your interests when doing so, and what you can do if things go wrong.
For advice and complaints about travel agents, tourist operators and establishments - including searches for registered guides and graded accomodation.
A digital literacy programme by the city of Johannesburg and the University of Johannesburg will tutor city residents in making constructive use of the city's free, public wireless broadband network, in the interests of job creation, economic growth and community development.
There is a small improvement in consumer credit health in South Africa, according to the Consumer Credit Index for the second quarter. But it's not all plain sailing as consumers are still under much strain in the face the stormy economic climate.
Commuters at Gugulethu and Khayelitsha taxi ranks will get access to free wifi, according to Project Isizwe, which will offer a cap of 250MB at a speed of 15mbps. Living without information is unthinkable, says the group, which also drives access in other parts of South Africa.
Mobile operator Vodacom has started the large-scale rollout of an EMV banking card that is accepted anywhere, and is linked to its mobile wallet offering, m-pesa. A chipped card, it is secure, and offers greater convenience, security and social inclusion.
Tapping into Africa's fast growing consumer market, African-focused trading firm CFAO Group has signed up five French retail brands that will open shops in its malls across the continent.