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How to escape from your car if you are caught in a flash flood

Saving your life can be as easy as turning your car around when you see water on the road. However, as we have experienced in Gauteng this past week, when the rain comes down in buckets, water levels can rise extremely quickly. Even in relatively shallow water, tyres can act as flotation devices - lifting up even big vehicles and sending them downstream. It can take just 60 cm of moving water to move a vehicle and carry it away - even if you are in an SUV! Despite your best efforts, you could f

Two North-West University students win MiWay 24-hour hackathon

25 top Honours and final-year students from 5 leading universities from around the country took part in the MiWay 24-hours Actuarial Hackathon to conceptualise, design and build an actuarial model.

How to Avoid Underinsuring Your Household Contents

Home may be where the heart is, but it is also where you keep your belongings and some of your prized possessions. It is for this reason that you should choose the right home contents insurance.

Addressing Those Common Claims Questions

Let’s be honest. Claiming from insurance is definitely not one of your priorities. But we all know that it’s bound to be something that will happen at some point in our lives. We thought we’d give you a bit of an insight into last year’s most common claims queries – and help you to avoid some common pitfalls.

MiWay Hosts Second Actuarial Hackathon

MiWay Insurance will host our second invitation-only Actuarial Hackathon in April 2019 where graduate students’ modelling skills, resourcefulness and perseverance will be put to the test.

Revamp Your Car In 6 Steps

Between lugging kids to sports practices with muddy equipment, eating messy snacks on the way to school and even (sometimes) bringing the family dog along for a hike, our car’s interiors go through a lot. Why not give your trusted “mommy ride” a bit of well-deserved TLC? It may not exactly be a new set of wheels, but we’re almost certain your family will like the idea and score you some extra “cool parent points”.

Become part of MiWay's Actuarial department!

MiWay's Actuarial department plays an essential role in the company since the work we do is at the core of insurance - i.e. charging the right client the right premium. We are responsible for claims reserving (estimating how much premium we should set aside for claims that we still need to pay, including claims we don't know about yet) and calculating how much capital we need to set aside to protect MiWay against unforeseen events. In addition to the more traditional actuarial work in short-ter

7 Ways To Have The Coolest Car This Summer

What a summer! Every few weeks seems to herald a new heatwave. Whether or not you’re a fan (pun intended) of the heat, don’t forget about your 4-wheeled bestie.

4 Ways To Get Your Team Amped For The Year

It sounds counter-intuitive, but it takes hard work to keep a team motivated enough to … work hard. This January, while everybody is setting up their strategies for the year, why not include “team motivation” in your plan? Here are 4 ideas to get you started on the road to making your team excited about coming to work (yes, even on Mondays)!

MiWay Runs With Wally For Another Year

For the fourth consecutive year, MiWay will sponsor the 2019 Wally Hayward Marathon. Now entering its 43rd year, the race is held in honour of legendary road runner, Wally Hayward, whose 60-year career culminated in an epic Comrades Marathon finish at the age of 80.

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