Welcome to our blog

Welcome to our blog

Why you need building insurance and how to switch from your bank

Home advice

If you own a home with the help of a bond, then you are legally bound by the bank to have building insurance in place to protect their investment. But besides being able to pay back your bond should your home be destroyed in a fire, structural insurance also gives you the peace of mind that you will personally be adequately covered.


Our latest TV ad: One-of-a-kind insurance for a one-of-a-kind country

Santam News

Our latest TV ad: One-of-a-kind insurance for a one-of-a-kind country

Our new TV ad takes a fly-on-the-wall look at foreigners from India to the UK, from the Netherlands to Japan, as they share anecdotes about South Africa with their friends. Take a look and tell us what you think.

Cash business? Make sure you have the right insurance cover

Business advice

Cash business? Make sure you have the right insurance cover

“Money is king” is a saying that still rings true especially for small businesses. But having a lot of cash on your premises increases your risk of armed robberies and burglaries. There are however, a number of ways in which you can protect yourself.

New Santam 2017 TV commercial

What we do

New Santam 2017 TV commercial

We live in interesting times. A time of invention where our homes are controlled by smart devices, cars drive themselves, and deliveries are done by drones. It makes you wonder: in a world where things go wrong, wouldn’t you rather be with the insurer that makes it right? If you are considering switching insurers, speak to your broker, get a quote now or call us on 061-292 8136.

Pay the right insurance premiums

Car advice

Pay the right insurance premiums

As your car ages, your insurance should be adapted accordingly. If you want to make sure you pay the right premium for your car insurance, make sure it is insured for its correct value.

Cyber crime is huge: how to protect your business

Intermediary advice

Cyber crime is huge: how to protect your business

Cyber criminals no longer only target large corporates. Big or small business, city or small town – no one is exempt from criminals trying to gain access to your money or personal information. South Africa has the third highest number of cyber crime victims worldwide, while cyber crime is now the fourth most reported economic crime in South Africa, according to the findings of PwC's 2016 Global Economic Crime Survey.

What to do in the event of an earthquake

Weather

What to do in the event of an earthquake

Earthquakes or tremors are not common in South Africa but the 5’5 magnitude earthquake in Orkney in August 2014 highlighted the importance and value of ensuring your own safety and the safety of those you love. Santam’s experts recommend the following guidelines in the event of an earthquake, severe tremor, no matter where you are.

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