Wendy Knowler Consumer journalist

Wendy Knowler is one of SA's foremost consumer journalists, known for her columns published by TimesLIVE and her contributions to radio stations. She also hosts training workshops for businesses around SA. Her expertise is based on 20 years of mediating conflict between consumers and companies.

Fake Telkom directory listing scam’s debt collectors fined for ... Fake Telkom directory listing scam’s debt collectors fined for illegal conduct

The director and four employers of a registered debt collecting firm have each been fined an effective R110,000 by the ...

Tiger Brands gets labour court order against striking workers in ... Tiger Brands gets labour court order against striking workers in Germiston

Tiger Brands on Monday obtained an order from the labour court in Johannesburg declaring the strike by workers at its ...

LiquiFruit recalls some apple juice products over elevated ... LiquiFruit recalls some apple juice products over elevated levels of mould toxin

A week after Appletiser announced a recall of six batches of its product due to elevated levels of a mould toxin, ...

Price gouging forces Competition Commission to act against rogue ... Price gouging forces Competition Commission to act against rogue companies

Covid-19 provided the Competition Commission with a crash course in how to successfully bring price-gouging companies ...

Lovers targeted in 'courier' scam & cellphone insurance cover ... Lovers targeted in 'courier' scam & cellphone insurance cover explained

Fraudsters spend months grooming their victims into believing that they are in a relationship with them, before sending ...

Koo recall: None of the cans were supplied to other food ... Koo recall: None of the cans were supplied to other food manufacturers

The company which manufactured the millions of cans recalled this week by Tiger Brands - due to a minute risk of very ...

Passengers stranded as Mango Airlines suspends flights Passengers stranded as Mango Airlines suspends flights

Hundreds of Mango ticket holders were left stranded at Joburg’s OR Tambo and Cape Town international airports on ...

Durban consumers cry foul over food prices — but was it ... Durban consumers cry foul over food prices — but was it profiteering?

Chatsworth resident 'Priya' is among many Durbanites accusing their local grocery stores of profiteering from the ...