R44-billion is saved by 820 000 stokvels in South Africa each year, and more than 11-million South Africans are currently members of stokvels.
Does the store offer a secure shopping environment with electronic funds transfer facilities which are safer than cash payments?
A representative from JB Train Tours visited us in Soweto at one of our monthly Pensioner Group meetings and explained everything about the tour to us after listening to our travel needs.
As a stokvel member, you want to ensure that you get the most out of your modern savings solution and that means needing to grow your money.
While many South Africans think they can’t afford to travel, the reality is different.
The benefits of banking include regular monthly statements which accurately reflect balances and interest earned.
Two-thirds of grocery stokvels make bulk purchases from various retailers and wholesalers once a year, over the last four months of the year.
In the same way that parents prioritise saving for their child’s education over an extended period, they can do the same for travel – and the earlier they start, the better.
Visit Robben Island, Table Mountain, Cape Point, the beaches, V&A Waterfront and much more.
Entrance to the Pick n Pay Stokvel Community Indaba is free and attendees are guaranteed lunch and competition giveaways. Stokvel groups are required to wear their uniforms.