February had barely ended when moms across the world began lamenting the Easter holiday period and all the sugary treats it typically entails for their kids. The time is legitimately a tough time for any parent, with marshmallow eggs around every corner. It’s easy enough to

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Business tip of the day Quality relationships are vital for an entrepreneur. Build your network and keep good records of each person, ask for their advice and offer advice to them when asked. If you don't know the answer to their questions, then research it and

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It’s a tale as old as time; unscrupulous opportunists will take advantage of unsuspecting individuals whenever, wherever and however. Booking travel and accommodation online for the upcoming Easter holiday period is exactly such an opportunity. In fact, the ever increasing ease of booking online has made

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Successful small businesses and start-ups are driving this country’s economy. Not only do these entrepreneurs support themselves, they are creating jobs and contributing to South Africa’s GDP.  What’s more, if you were to ask a group of entrepreneurs they are likely to unanimously say that

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Q Can a non-owner and non-resident without proxy attend a trustees’ meeting and voice an opinion knowing he cannot vote without proxy? – Sandy A Hi Sandy, there is no such thing as a proxy for a trustee meeting. If an owner cannot attend they have to give their

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Q Hi, I would appreciate your view on whether it is still a good time to be investing in UK property? A Yes, certainly for South Africans because of the political uncertainty currently being experienced in the country. On Friday 31st March 2017, the rand lost 9% to

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“Hello?” “Susan, has David paid his rent yet? It’s the 3rd of the month and I don’t see his rental payment in my account yet.” “Oh hi, Louise. He actually smsed me on Saturday to say he was making payment on Monday first thing. Yesterday was a

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