“Beneficiaries must note that the social grant payment is not meant for luxury life and to pay back loan sharks debt, but must be utilised to buy basic needs,” it said.
“The social grant is an intervention for poverty alleviation.
“Parents and legal guardians for child support grant beneficiaries must remember that the social grant is not meant for their needs, but for the child’s needs.
“The child must have proper clothing and nutritious food.”
For information, contact Sassa toll-free on 0800 60 10 11 from 8am-4pm weekdays.
#EarlyPayments: social grant beneficiaries are not forced to withdraw their Dec grants on 28 Nov 2019, they can withdraw on any day which suits them (after the 28th). Once the money is in the account it belongs to the client & will remain in the account #SASSACARES #SpendWisely pic.twitter.com/tgeerHtFaR— SASSA (@OfficialSASSA) November 21, 2019