Negotiation touches every part of our lives. Relationships in business and in our personal lives are negotiated. And the skills to do it effectively can often mean the difference between getting what you want or losing out. You don’t get what you deserve, you get
Hi, please advise me, I feel that I need to change my Will. I have two sons, their father and I have been divorced for many years, we do not have any grand children at this stage. I unfortunately have no contact with my eldest
Christmas lunch in my family is a big event, not necessarily a grand event, but big. Very big. Think family from near and far, dogs, cats and lots of noise!
I wouldn’t by any means, call it a culinary masterpiece, but every single dish that reminds
I say this every year, but I’m always amazed at how time flies. Just a few months ago we were starting off 2016. With the year flying past so fast it is hard to catch our breathas and really just think about what we have
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Perception is what you make it. If you don't control it then you allow someone else to determine it for you. PR is a tool to be used consistently across all your public platforms.
Hi, my parents are living in a retirement village in Durbanville, Cape Town. They have received a notice that they must pay, over and above their normal levy, the levy for the Community Schemes Ombud as well.
This is a lot of money for retired people
As a child one much anticipated camping holiday turned sour when my parents received a call from their alarm company to let them know our home has been broken into. The trip back home was sullen to say the least, with grumpy kids and upset
There are things buyers should not be doing when applying for a bond; things that could impair their chances of obtaining the finance they require. This is according to Adrian Goslett, regional director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa, who says buyers should avoid
My boundary wall has these huge cracks that run from the top to the bottom and I am scared it is going to fall over. What do I do? Please help. - Jenny
Dear Jenny, do your boundary walls look like the below photos?
All the cracks
Deeds office transfers in 2014 and 2015 show that Cape Town's deeds office records around 30% of the number of transfers nationally. FNB’s October 2016 barometer showed that Cape Town house price growth was 10.5% per annum while the bank’s November 2016 house price index