Thursday, December 13, 2018
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Taking Out Debt For A Bond Deposit Is Risky

First time homebuyers often get caught by surprise when banks ask for a deposit in order to secure a home loan.  Lee Mhlongo, FNB Housing Finance CEO says that when applying for a home loan, banks will access your credit status to establish whether you will be able to meet the bond payments. Depending on the outcome, you are either...

Show You Care For Rare This February

In South Africa, where lack of medical infrastructure and research and support is a challenge, Rare Diseases South Africa is encouraging the community to ‘know your genealogy’ and ‘research your family tree’. On 28 February 2018, Rare Diseases South Africa (RDSA) will launch its 11th annual Rare Disease Day. This year’s theme is ‘research’ which aims to improve research efforts,...

Movies To Watch This Weekend

Grab your friends and see what’s happening at the movies!INSIDIOUS: THE LAST KEY The creative minds behind the hit Insidious trilogy return for INSIDIOUS: THE LAST KEY. In the supernatural thriller, which welcomes back franchise standout Lin Shaye as Dr. Elise Rainier, the brilliant parapsychologist faces her most fearsome and personal haunting yet: in her own family home. Catch Insidious: The...

A FRESH START: Conversion And Migration In Style And Sophistication

SOUTH AFRICA, Johannesburg (8 February 2018) – People are fast becoming digital citizens, and Kwenta Media is not far behind. The publishing house has moved its popular publication, known for its groundbreaking content, Essays Of Africa, to a world of augmented reality. The now interactive digital magazine will be accessible to our readers on a whole new platform, and...

Should Your Partner Be Your Best Friend?

My answer to this question is a resounding YES! Of course every situation comes with it’s own pros and cons, but today let’s not be the Debbie Downers of the world, let’s look at the benefits of having a best friend in your partner! Should your partner be your best friend? A lot of people say that your partner and...

Introducing Jennifer Lopez As The New GUESS Girl

GUESS is proud to introduce actress, singer, dancer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and fashion icon, Jennifer Lopez as the new GUESS Girl. “When I got the call from Paul Marciano asking me to become the new GUESS Girl, I was thrilled and excited to be a part of such an iconic brand that I have loved since I was a teenager,” says Jennifer...

The Girl Code

If you have female besties, I hope you know all the rules of the Girl Code! No? Well, to give you an idea, the code consists of unspoken rules that you and your ladies should follow. While you might feel that this may make the friendship rigid and boring, when you use the rules wisely, you’ll see that that...

Underneath It All: Why The Perfect Bra Fit Matters!

Truth be told, there’s nothing more confident boosting than a professionally fitted bra. Few things are as irritating as sitting in a meeting and constantly having to discreetly re-position a bra strap that keeps falling off your shoulder. Or feeling the back of your bra ride up when you were sure it fitted perfectly in the changing room. Catching a...

Sorry! – I’m On A Credit Diet

It is that time of the year where many people make new years resolutions from losing weight, cutting down on carbs, limiting alcohol intake, saving money, letting go of toxic relationships, becoming a better person – the ‘fresh start’ list goes on. The Credit Ombud, Mr. Nicky Lala Mohan challenges South Africans to go on a credit diet. Financial health...

Turn A Trip To A Marathon Into A Weekend Of Fun

The Old Mutual Om die Dam Ultra Marathon is a highlight on the sporting calendar and Budget Rent a Car is excited to be the official car rental partner for the second year running. The marathon will take place on 17 March 2018 and is the largest inland ultra-marathon in South Africa, offering a 50km ultra marathon, a 21km half-marathon,...