It’s has been almost ten years since the National Credit Act was passed, with th aim of curbing reckless lending. But the problem is persisting. This year the National Consumer Tribunal (NCT) received double the number of complaints related to reckless lending, compared to last year. This practice has left many consumers sinking into debt.
National Credit Regulator (NCR) – Investigations & Enforcement: Manager
Call Centre 0860 627 627
Summit Financial Partners
Seasoned broadcast journalist Simphiwe Ncongwane is the new face on the Yilungelo Lakho team! He takes over from talented Siphiwo ‘Spitch’ Nzawumbi, and will alternate as a presenter with Alicia Jali. Simphiwe brings vast experience to our consumer affairs show, Yilungelo Lakho.
Watch Yilungelo Lakho every Friday at 13:30 on SABC 1. Catch the programme again on Mondays at 12:00 on SABC 1.
Yilungelo Lakho an interactive live show, aims at informing and educating consumers on their rights. Every Friday we focus on a particular topic for the entire hour – kicking off with an insert which serves as a background/scene setter, after which our studio guests/experts or commentators analyse the issue. Telephone lines are open during the whole show for viewers to participate.
Tollfree 0800 701 701
National Credit Regulator
0860 627 627
National Consumer Commission
0860 003 600
012 394 1700