When is a medical emergency an emergency?

When is a medical emergency an emergency?

You think there’s something seriously wrong with you, because you are having chest pains, and you go off to the trauma unit on a Sunday afternoon.
But many people have had an unpleasant surprise when their medical scheme or hospital plan does not want to pay for this, and they get landed with the bill, which could be substantial.

Financial terms

Financial terms

Financial terms can be confusing especially when it comes to reporting on economics or market returns. Just as confusing is the language used by insurance and retirement polices, yet understanding the difference between a beneficiary and a dependant can have a significant implication on a death benefit claim for example.