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ConsumerTalk with Wendy Knowler

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Consumer journalist Wendy Knowler provides useful insights and tips on how to make the most of your buying power.

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Check the T&Cs before booking your wedding supplier, warns Wendy Knowler

Check the T&Cs before booking your wedding supplier, warns Wendy Knowler

Consumer journo Wendy Knowler says there must always be a detailed contract in place between bridal couples and wedding vendors.

5 habits of a sussed supermarket shopper

5 habits of a sussed supermarket shopper

ConsumerTalk's Wendy Knowler helps you navigate your trolley successfully through the aisles of your favourite stores.

That's not what we paid for: Cape NGO left hanging after Glotrade botches order

That's not what we paid for: Cape NGO left hanging after Glotrade botches order

The Social Project ordered 200 tablets from Glotrade but the tech company didn't deliver and hasn't reimbursed them, months later.

[WATCH VIDEOS] Crash test results of SA compact cars

[WATCH VIDEOS] Crash test results of SA compact cars

NCAP and AA SA's 'SaferCarsForAfrica', first independent crash test assessment of some of SA's most popular compact small cars.

4 tips to protect yourself online on Black Friday

4 tips to protect yourself online on Black Friday

Consumer expert Wendy Knowler has some essential tips on how to make sure you are not taken for a ride on Black Friday.

'Yes' to a telemarketer is the same as signing a contract (and here's the catch)

'Yes' to a telemarketer is the same as signing a contract (and here's the catch)

The call between a client and a telemarketer is the equivalent of signing on the dotted line, says consumer journo Wendy Knowler.

What happens when your brand new heater erupts, or worse? Product liability 101

What happens when your brand new heater erupts, or worse? Product liability 101

Injured by an electric item you bought? Consumer journo Wendy Knowler and lawyer Kirstie Haslam explore product safety complaints.

6 tips on getting the most out of lay-bys

6 tips on getting the most out of lay-bys

Consumer correspondent Wendy Knowler explains what paying off goods 'on lay-by' means and how to protect yourself.

Banking ombud on fraud trends (and how 'tap-and-go' contactless cards work)

Banking ombud on fraud trends (and how 'tap-and-go' contactless cards work)

Concerns have been raised about the security of contactless bank cards, which are identified by a wireless symbol on its surface.