The festive season is almost upon us, which means that scammers will be on the lookout for victims to swindle.
After consuming copious amounts of alcohol during the festive season, it might do the majority of the population good, if South Africans resolve to follow the recent trend in the UK, where an increasing number of Brits have swapped booze for healthier beverage options, such as tea, for an entire month. This is known as ‘Dry January’.
Raids in Nyanga, Cape Town have resulted in the arrest of nearly 500 suspects for various offences.
The boy’s death comes after a separate incident on Friday, in which two children survived a near drowning at the same lagoon.
When planning a trip overseas, make sure that your bank is aware of your travel plans so they can advise you on the best foreign exchange solutions.
As the festive season draws near, cybercriminals will pull out all the tricks in the book to try and cheat consumers out of their hard earned cash.
“When it comes to drug-related crimes 917 persons were arrested, which resulted in the confiscation of 270 kg of dagga, 803 dagga plants, 42 grams of Cocaine, 48 grams of Crystal Meth, 281 grams of Khat, 47 grams of Nyaope and 169 Mandrax tablets”.
Here is a list of retailers/online stores participating in Black Friday on 27 November:
– By Calvin Ndlovu Consumers are often tempted to miss the end of year home loan repayment if they have not budgeted for the festive season spending. This is risky from both a financial and credit perspective. Customers need to look at the long term effect of missing a bond installment in order to fund…
The power outages implemented by Eskom over the weekend might be the country’s last for 2014, said the utility. But, it could not rule out load shedding completely. “Heading into the festive period, we will be doing a lot of maintenance, although the demand for electricity will be lighter as well. All in all, I…