Sassa beneficiaries beware of scammers – Randfontein Herald

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has been made aware that social grant beneficiaries are being deceived to change their SASSA cards to take a certain unknown bank card.The scammers claim to be working for SASSA and advice SASSA clients to open an account with a certain bank by instilling fear that the gold […]

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Can I apply for a child grant if my partner isn't South African? – News24

Wednesday, 30 November19 Jul 2021The following question is part of Groundup’s Answers to your questions series and comes from a reader who needs information about the rules regarding child grants. The short answer You can apply for the child support grant if your partner is a refugee or permanent resident.Also read: Can an abandoned child get […]

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No‚ the R350 grant won’t be increased to R700- Sassa clears the air – GO! and Express

The SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) has called fake news on claims the R350 social relief of distress (SRD) grant applicants will receive R700 until March.This is after an advert was circulated on social media urging people to apply for the grant.“In 2022‚ over 575‚000 citizens will receive R700 payment. This is part of Sassa […]

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R350 GRANT: Give us banking details and avoid flocking to Post Office – Sassa – Radio 702

The Department of Social Development has announced that the R350 COVID-19 grant applications will open on Friday. Government sources say additional pay points and improve systems are going to be in place because we are likely to see bigger queues.The previous grant received more than 10-million applications, almost 6-million approved and now caregivers are also […]

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Sassa slammed amid claims it 'ran out of funds' for temporary disability grants – TimesLIVE

The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) continues to be the centre of conversations online after the agency suspended more than 200,000 temporary disability grants.According to Business Insider, the agency said the suspension was partially caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, after a number of grant extensions last year.The last official payment date for the temporary […]

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Elderly and persons with disabilities to receive social grant payments early – Radio 702

The payment of social grants for the elderly and persons with disabilities will be administered from the 30th of March.The agency's Henry De Grass says all other grants, like child support grants, should be collected from 1 April.The decision to bring forward the payment of April's grants by two days is in response to the […]

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R624? SRD grant means test needs to be higher, says local think tank – CapeTalk 567

Refilwe Moloto speaks to Institute for Economic Justice's research associate, Carilee Osborne, about Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu's gazetting of regulations to increase the social relief of distress (SRD) grant.– The means test threshold for the SRD grant was increased from R350 to R624.– The value of the grant itself will remain R350 until March […]

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Bungoma Elderly Man Who Relocated to Uganda as Boy Now Begs in Kampala Streets – Tuko.co.ke

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