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I am your life insurance policy

You and I have similar purposes in this world. It is your job to provide food, clothing, shelter, schooling, medicine and other things for your loved ones. You do this while I lie in a place of safe keeping. I have faith and trust in you. Out of your earnings will come the cost of my upkeep. At times, I …

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Holiday Safety Checklist

Whether you are travelling or simply spending time at home, here is a quick checklist to ensure your financial safety and a stress-free holiday. Protect your home Organise competent house sitters or have someone check on your home regularly. Alert your security company that you are going to be away. Check that your alarm is working and ringing through to your …

Annual Ladies Breakfast in Secunda

Iemas, a caring partner at the annual Ladies Breakfast

The annual Ladies Breakfast hosted by Laerskool Secunda took place on Saturday, 25 March at the Graceland Hotel, Casino and Country Club. Almost 600 ladies from the region attended the spectacular event which encompassed a motivational message, breakfast, prizes, gifts and live performances by Arno Jordaan as well as The Voice South Africa and Idols contestant PJ Pretorius. Iemas welcomed …

Graduates celebrating on completion of education by using an educational loan.

Why is education important?

Education is a fundamental driver of personal, national and global development. Investing in education is extremely important if you are a parent or even if you want to further yourself professionally. It is unlikely that there is ever a point in anyone’s life where learning and furthering yourself becomes unimportant or unnecessary. It is only through education that people are …

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Productive weekend for Iemas in Secunda

The last few days have been a busy and exciting time for Iemas in Secunda. Friday saw the hosting of a Wellness Day at the Secunda regional office which serviced all interested members from a holistic financial health perspective in the community. Saturday saw a very early start to the gathering of athletes for the annual PwC Kosmos 3-in-1 Comrades …

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Iemas helps break records!

The annual Mpumalanga Provincial Championships for primary school athletics took place on Saturday the 4th of March 2017, at the Secunda Lilian Ngoyi Stadium. Perfect weather welcomed the athletes and their supporters from the four competing districts, Enhlanzeni, Nkangala, Bohlabela and Gert Sibande, to determine who would represent the province at the upcoming South African Athletic Championships. As Iemas has …

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Introducing Iemas Insurance Brokers (Pty) Ltd

In line with the Iemas’ continued commitment to improve operational efficiency and long-term sustainability, a decision was approved to transfer the Short-term Insurance (STI) and Financial Advisory Services (FAS) business of Iemas to a subsidiary company that will be wholly (100%) owned by Iemas. This structure will also ensure a better fit with the Financial Services Board’s (FSB) requirements for …

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Ford Kuga recall in South Africa

Dear Iemas Member As a caring partner, your safety is our number one priority. Following Ford SA’s announcement last week about their Kuga models, we would like to draw your attention to the fact that your vehicle is being recalled for compulsory safety checks after a number of Ford Kugas catching fire. This recall affects Ford Kugas with 1.6 litre …

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Iemas, your partner who always cares!

Secunda was a buzz of activity as the 2017 Sasol Marathon kicked off on Saturday, 11 February. As the forerunner race of both the Comrades and Two Oceans Marathon, qualifying times was the priority of the day and as such runners were nervous. Iemas Financial Services, Secunda’s caring partner, was present to lend a supportive hand on the day. After …

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Iemas wins BANKSETA Skills@Work Award

Iemas Financial Services was recognised for its dedication towards skills development in South Africa when BANKSETA named the winners in the Financial Co-operatives category. The Skills@Work Awards give recognition to BANKSETA partners in the banking and microfinance sectors, rewarding their training initiatives, organisational support for people with disabilities and the institution’s contribution to socio-economic objectives. Iemas Financial Services received this …