INSIGHT: Identity fraud and your credit record


Identity theft is growing in South Africa. This is according to the Southern African Fraud Prevention Service. We look at how this can influence the credit records of the South African people.

Santa probably has a better credit score than you

Credit bureau, Compuscan, reveals that South Africans over the age of 60 fare best at managing their credit repayments over the festive season. On the whole though, South African credit consumers are unlikely to make it onto Santa’s good list when it comes to their credit behaviour.