July 2022

GWII Mix n Mingle – Vegas Night themed event

Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted a Mix n Mingle – Vegas Night themed event, on 22 June, with main sponsor Discovery, and co-sponsor One Insurance. The cold didn’t stop them, because LUCK could have been on their side! Bringing their “Vegas” game, the ladies were in for a night of fun as they sat Read More

GWII Leaderwalk – Reimagine, Unlearn and Relearn

In collaboration with Business Engage and the 30% Club, Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) hosted a Leaderwalk on 14 June, with main sponsor Camargue Underwriting Managers, and co-sponsors Auto & General Insurance Company Ltd, Emerald Risk Transfer, Genasys Technologies (Pty) Ltd, Old Mutual Insure and SHA Risk Specialists. Themed Reimagine, Unlearn and Relearn, guest speaker Read More

Four key financial lessons you sometimes only learn over time

Nowana Sobopha, Investment Analyst at Momentum Investments, shared four key lessons she’s learned on her personal financial wellness journey – and notes a few ways in which a woman’s investment approach may differ to a man’s! 1. Not investing/saving for retirement – from the very beginning It is critically important to start saving for retirement Read More

Women are less ready for retirement. Here’s how to close the gap

How ready are you for retirement? Whatever your answer is, there’s a good chance it’s less ready than the average man. Unfortunately, there’s a retirement readiness gap between the sexes. Here’s why, and what you can do to close it. It’s common knowledge that South Africans, both men and women at all levels of income, Read More

What health issues or conditions affect women differently than men?

Some health issues that are common to both men and women affect women differently. Although the symptoms may be similar, the effects of the condition and the care necessary can differ significantly for women. In addition, some of these conditions might affect women primarily or more severely than men. For example, U.S women are at Read More