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TexShare Databases

Some of the resources listed below are TexShare Databases and are marked with an asterisk (*). These are made available to you through the TexShare Program administered by the Texas State Library. A TexShare login is required for the use of these databases. 

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Ithala Taxi Finance offers clients an opportunity to buy a commercial vehicle through a hire purchase agreement which will be used to ferry passengers and is properly registered with the taxi industry regulatory bodies


  • Own a commercial vehicle in a period of up to 60 months.
  • Get prime based competitive interest rate.
  • Opportunity to create income and wealth.
  • Employment creation.


  • A member of the Taxi Association.
  • With valid Operating Licence and Route Permit.
  • Be prepared to have an Ithala trabsactional account for Loan Repayment.

Rates & Fees

  • Monthly repayments are done through salary deduction by employer
  • A once off initiation fee will be charge to the maximum allowed by National Credit Act (NCA)
  • A monthly Service fee is also charge as the maximum allowed by the NCA
  • The interest rate is prime-linked over the term of the loan