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20
May
2020
| 14:24 Africa/Harare
The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on household incomes of South African consumers has stayed broadly stable over recent weeks, but the number of consumers who have lost their jobs has increased sharply since the beginning of April, according to
30
April
2020
| 13:48 Africa/Harare
The COVID-19 pandemic is causing similar financial challenges for consumers around the world, but new research indicates that Millennials are being challenged the most. A just-released TransUnion global report including seven regions on five
23
April
2020
| 15:18 Africa/Harare
The South African car market saw a significant decline in the number of new and used cars financed in Q1 2020 as the market started feeling the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, signalling a bleak forecast for the local automotive industry for the
16
April
2020
| 12:49 Africa/Harare
Almost eight in 10 South Africans (79%) said their household income has been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The newly released research from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that an additional 7% of South African adults said they expect
14
April
2020
| 12:34 Africa/Harare
With South Africa in lockdown, millions of consumers and businesses are facing some tough financial choices – but it’s vital that people stay in control of their credit through this stressful time. According to TransUnion’s latest Q4 2019 South
01
April
2020
| 16:42 Africa/Harare
Report provides a view of South African credit market leading up to COVID-19 response measures Total outstanding balances and new account originations up for all major consumer lending categories Bank personal loans pass credit cards

TransUnion Articles

13
March
2019
| 11:15 Africa/Harare
An estimated 34 million consumers[1] will be purchasing online in South Africa in 2019 and businesses need to adapt if they are going to protect these transactions, is the recommendation from TransUnion Africa. “The increased sophistication of
09
February
2018
| 14:40 Africa/Harare
A broken car window or minor scrape here, a few loose roof tiles or a little flood-damage there. Most people who habitually put off applying for or improving their home or vehicle insurance policies do so because they (often incorrectly) assume that
28
March
2017
| 00:00 Africa/Harare
TransUnion launched today its Auto Prefill solution intended for the underwriting of auto vehicles in the short-term insurance market. As a result of this solution, the time-consuming exercise of quoting for vehicle insurance is now a quick, easy
09
March
2017
| 01:00 Africa/Harare
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a trusted provider of global information solutions for assessing and managing risk, has launched an update on their successful Nipashe SMS short code solution – Nipashe 2.0. Nipashe 2.0 will still offer consumers the ability