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Your social media grumblings led to this, $6000 in funeral policy premiums = fully paid up

Sometimes it pays to voice your displeasure with something. In Zimbabwe, that is rarely the case and so when we see it happen, we just have to take a minute to celebrate. So, this is what having a voice feels like huh? Insurance is one of the bedrocks of a functioning economy. We need insurance […]

EcoSure to stop providing funeral services to NSSA members

EcoSure has come out announcing that it will be ending its Umbrella funeral cover for all its NSSA members. This move will be taking effect on 31 December 2022 and any eligible claims for pensioner deaths are to be submitted within 3 months of the death. This serves to inform you that with effect from […]

ZB Financial Holdings expands to Botswana

ZB Financial Holdings (ZBFH) has announced that it will be expanding its operations to Botswana. The move has been necessitated by the need for the group to diversify its revenue sources as stated by the Group CEO Shepherd Fungura. From a strategic point, ZBFH was motivated to establish in Botswana due to the need to […]

Is Nyaradzo running a funeral assurance scam as has been claimed on social media?

There’s been a lot of chatter about how funeral assurance services like Nyaradzo‘s are a scam on social media. I totally get where that sentiment is coming from. Let us talk about it. One of the main arguments against funeral policies was laid out in the form of an example thus: You pay US$20.57 per […]