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The devastating disasters that took place in Knysna, Plettenberg Bay and Cape Town will not push up the premiums of clients living in high risk areas, at least not for the next 12 months, this according to Standard Insurance Limited. Standard Insurance Limited says natural disasters have

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With June celebrated as Youth Month, Jonathan Kohler, CEO of Landsdowne Investment Properties shares, what he believes to be, the best way to help your child get a foot on the property ladder way ahead of their peers. “Parents can help their children get onto the

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Q Hi, I have met all prerequisites for extending onto common property and have received a go ahead at a special general meeting (SGM). My builder has changed the height of a wall from 1.5m to 1.7m which would change the pitch of the roof resulting in

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Q I've recently been made a trustee of the complex which I stay in. We have an elderly lady who is our caretaker. She has a terrible attitude, especially to coloured and black people; even saying to some of the white teenagers that they mustn't hang

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Q Hi, could you please advise about taxation rates if I rent out my house? I am not employed and do not have any other taxable income. My house would be rented out for R58,000 gross per month and I would receive R47,000 net after paying

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Q Hi, I run a small cleaning company employing six individuals. I would like to start contributing towards a retirement fund for my employees. What would be the best solution for a small company? I would like it if my employees can manage their contribution independently

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Q Hi there, we were walking our dog in Die Wilgers in Pretoria and came across these seed pods. What tree is this from? Thank you – Ryno [caption id="attachment_16603" align="alignleft" width="1000"] mde[/caption] A Hi Ryno, the images are of a tree called Moreton Bay Chestnut or Black bean;

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