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Mixed feelings about Excess?What is it really?

Mixed feelings about Excess?What is it really?

Your laptop has just been stolen and you need to claim. You follow all the steps on the Granadilla app with Wayde our claims bot. You’ve uploaded all the documents…

Sasha Findlay November 6, 2019
The reward for being an awesome customer

The reward for being an awesome customer

At Granadilla, we believe that transparency is a cornerstone of what we do. And when it comes to your money, you have the right to know how your premiums are being…

Sasha Findlay August 5, 2019
Granadilla insures everyday heroes

Granadilla insures everyday heroes

When one of our customers, Ethan Coetzee, claimed for his lost Airpods and then a couple of days later called us to explain that he found them and wanted to pay…

Sasha Findlay June 3, 2019
Meet the Granadilla team at this year’s AI Expo Africa

Meet the Granadilla team at this year’s AI Expo Africa

Do you love all things AI and automation? Then come have a coffee with the Granadilla team at the AI Expo Africa in September! Our founder, Jonathan Walker will…

Sasha Findlay May 31, 2019
What happens when a group of techies start an insurance company?

What happens when a group of techies start an insurance company?

Granadilla is here to lighten your load when it comes to complicated, impersonal and expensive insurance. Through the smart and educated use of technology, Granadilla…

Sasha Findlay May 27, 2019
Granadilla lets you enjoy the dawn of DIY insurance.

Granadilla lets you enjoy the dawn of DIY insurance.

The rise of Insurtech Gone are the days where you have to rely on call centres, other people or companies to get your finances in ship-shape. Today, most banks have…

Sasha Findlay May 9, 2019
Granadilla gets accepted into the Google Accelerator for Ads programme

Granadilla gets accepted into the Google Accelerator for Ads programme

Granadilla Insurance is excited to announce that they have been selected to participate in the Google Accelerator for Ads programme. Google has chosen a specific…

Sasha Findlay May 6, 2019
A new generation are demanding a new kind of insurance

A new generation are demanding a new kind of insurance

At Granadilla, we are all about catering to the new needs of the people- whether you are a Millennial or not. Times have shifted and the services we provide our…

Granadilla March 25, 2019
Spend less time on insurance...

Spend less time on insurance...

When you sign up to Granadilla, we have no call centres to keep you on the line for what feels like an interminable time, no call centre agents rambling off terms…

Granadilla March 20, 2019
No call centres? So how does one contact Granadilla?

No call centres? So how does one contact Granadilla?

We may have dumped all the lame stuff but the processes still remain. Who do you contact to get a quote or sign up for cover? How do you contact us if you need to…

Granadilla March 20, 2019
How does the Granadilla smart wallet work?

How does the Granadilla smart wallet work?

Granadilla is all about disruption and unsettling the traditional insurance model. Easy sign-ups, speedy claims and cash back in your wallet. Because we’re all…

Granadilla March 5, 2019
Granadilla Insurance asks Millennials, “what’s your table worth”?

Granadilla Insurance asks Millennials, “what’s your table worth”?

Insurance is sometimes the last thing on a Millennial’s mind. It’s the one industry that has yet to prove its innovative and disruptive side- two terms that…

Granadilla February 20, 2019
Claiming? With Granadilla it’s a cakewalk

Claiming? With Granadilla it’s a cakewalk

Claiming is notoriously cr*p – excuse our use of adjective. But the whole point of having insurance is that, when things go pear-shaped, claiming should be easy-peasy-Granadilla-squeezy.…

Granadilla November 28, 2018
Wearables to watch: Smart watches for the fit and fabulous

Wearables to watch: Smart watches for the fit and fabulous

Beyond the ketogenic diet, few subjects inspire such heated dinner-table debate between the health-tracking-obsessed as what your smartwatch of choice should be.We’re…

Granadilla November 23, 2018
The GoPro Hero 7 really is the hero of the action camera genre. Here’s why.

The GoPro Hero 7 really is the hero of the action camera genre. Here’s why.

With tech improvements we generally are used to incremental change – a slightly improved camera, new interactions with an interface, the ever-changing headphone…

Granadilla October 23, 2018
Get covered, refer friends, get some Randelas back in your pocket

Get covered, refer friends, get some Randelas back in your pocket

These days, eish, it feels like money just runs out of our wallets faster than it takes Caster to finish the 800.But all isn’t doom and gloom and Corn Flakes…

Granadilla October 22, 2018
Meet Bryte, the super-smart underwriter who’s got our back

Meet Bryte, the super-smart underwriter who’s got our back

Even though Granadilla aims to keep the whole insurance thing light and bright, we do know that our customers want to feel secure about where their money goes. And,…

Granadilla October 9, 2018
How to pick the right headphones for you?

How to pick the right headphones for you?

Your colleagues hate your penchant for 90s pop, your treadmill workout needs some new vooma or you fancy yourself a DJ. We all have different reasons to want a rocking…

Granadilla September 27, 2018
Everything you need to know about Apple’s 2018 iPhone announcement

Everything you need to know about Apple’s 2018 iPhone announcement

It’s the biggest annual event for the Apple-obsessed, and as your tech-loving insurer of choice we’ve read through all the analysis paralysis of the Apple announcement…

Granadilla September 17, 2018
Down with one-size-fits-none insurance

Down with one-size-fits-none insurance

See that guy on the dancefloor? The one dancing like John Travolta at 65 (sad), but drunker? You know how his night’s going to end – bumping into someone twice…

Granadilla August 13, 2018
Reimagining insurance

Reimagining insurance

The insurance game is changing, and Granadilla plans to be an important part of the new face of the industry. Jonathan Walker is the Founder and CEO of Granadilla,…

Granadilla August 10, 2018