12 Tips How to Keep Your Home Safe Over the Festive Season

12 Tips How to Keep Your Home Safe Over the Festive Season: Johannesburg, December 10th 2019:- Whether you live in a house or flat, if you’re going away soon, then follow these tips.So it’s finally December and you’re going on holiday after the nightmare demanding year that was 2019. Such joy! Such relief! But what happens to your home while you’re away? It’s no secret that many people go on holiday at this time of year and their homes might be more susceptible to break-ins. We’ve rounded up a few tips so you can have peace of mind while you’re … [Read more...]

Drawing from your home loan – Penny Wise or Pound Foolish?

Drawing from your home loan – Penny Wise or Pound Foolish?: 11 November 2019, Johannesburg : It can be tempting to access funds in your home loan, refinance or extend your home loan when you need the money to make a big purchase. Luxury vehicles, boats, new furniture, and expensive cruises or vacations are typical large purchases that homeowners may use as excuses to increase a home loan when interest rates are low or they need quick access to cash. The problem with doing this is that these purchases quickly depreciate in value – your debt … [Read more...]

Thulani Dlomo’s not home: On the trail of SA’s most famous spy

Durban in the News: Thulani Dlomo's not home: On the trail of SA's most famous spy: Thulani Dlomo has been missing for nearly nine months. News24 went to Durban to knock on doors where Dlomo was known to have lived. But the missing spy, unsurprisingly, was not there. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

First African Home Education Indaba Held

First African Home Education Indaba Held: ‘Home education is a right of parents and children that must be protected by every state. Nations that respect and protect the right of parents and children to home educate demonstrate a commitment to respecting human rights, but governments which restrict home education don’t trust their citizens,’ said Mike Donnelly, SC, Director of Global Outreach at the HSLDA. He was a key speaker at the historic first African Home Education Indaba, held in Pretoria from 17-19 October, 2019. Delegates from a number … [Read more...]