Unclaimed benefits – the human face

August 2018 Fairheads has launched two unclaimed benefit funds – the Fairheads Unclaimed Benefit Preservation Pension Fund and the Fairheads Unclaimed Benefit Preservation Provident Fund. Below are two case studies where we have been successful in tracing people who had monies due to them.   Case study 1 Imagine the sense of elation and achievement when we managed to trace a …

Unclaimed benefits – R7.5 billion on behalf of 938 000 members

January 2017 By David Hurford, Director: Marketing and Consulting, Fairheads Benefit Services According to the Financial Services Board, registered unclaimed benefit funds currently hold around R7.5 billion in assets on behalf of close to 1 million members. That’s around R7 500 per member that’s sitting in unclaimed funds, generating administration fees for the administrator and investment fees for the investment manager. A cursory review of the …

Fairheads’ field agents warmly received

September 2015 Fairheads Benefit Services is reaching out to members and guardians in a new and exciting way – we now have two field agents on the road, in a Fairheads-branded vehicle which doubles up as a mobile office. In this way we are bringing service face-to-face service directly into people’s homes or at a place close to them, such …