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Home Security Tips

Would you prefer an easy nights’ sleep or a visit from the police and a late night phone call to your insurance company? A few precautions around the home makes all the difference. Most burglars are opportunistic, and the brazen will attempt to break in while you are home and during the day. Don’t make it easy for them. Here are some ways you can be clever with home security…

Finding Body Confidence

If you don’t feel good about the body you have, you’re not alone.  The number of diet programmes available are evidence of how many people are concerned with their body size and shape – and their continued existence also shows that diets are at best temporary solutions.  Happily, there is an alternative. In the culture we live in, there is a widespread belief that a slim, streamlined figure is better and healthier than a big, curvy one.  This belief is often incorrectly presented as a timeless and universal truth…
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Building a Home

Building a new home or renovating an existing house is a lot easier now, with loads of information already published on the Internet by various providers. You can easily use the online resources when starting to build a house. New Zealand being an island country situated in Pacific Ocean is noted for its geographical location, with its closest neighbors being Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Caledonia…
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A Moving Checklist

Whether you’ve got a new job that requires a relocation, or you’re moving out of your parents place to your own house, or maybe it’s just time for a change of scenery. Whatever your reasons, moving house can be an exciting time for all involved. At the same time, it can take a lot of organisation and preparation to move all of your furniture and belongings to your new home. There’s a lot to think about. Perhaps the most important question is whether you’re going to employ the services of your friends and family to help you move or…
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Travel Ideas

Do you have some well-earned time off due to you? We’ve put together some travel ideas and some key areas to think about to help you with your travel planning this year. Now that you have some holiday time owing and you’ve decided to book yourself a holiday, you’ll need to start with a destination. And what better place to look than with our own borders here in New Zealand? Here in New Zealand, we’re very fortunate in that we have a wide diversity of landscapes across the country…
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Planning A Vacation

Planning a vacation and searching for flights and hotels is often the least fun part about holidaying. Instead of keeping your eye out on the papers for daily specials, and trawling through website after website looking for the best deals, you can now book all of your travel online from NZS.com’s new travel deals section. Powered by Wego, we’ve launched a travel search section which gives you…
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NZ Attractions

New Zealand is a top holiday destination with a vibrant tourism and New Zealand travel sector, and NZ attractions across the country keep visitors entertained all year round. Our unlimited range of NZ attractions and activities include everything from bungy jumping and sky diving, to glacial hiking, horse trekking, health and beauty relaxation treatments, scenic flights and so much more. Visitors can choose from adventure attractions, arts and culture activities, golf courses, Maori culture attractions, zoos and wildlife parks…
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How to Make Your Camping Trip Go Perfectly

One of the great staples of the kiwi summer- or any time of year- is the family camping trip. No matter where we are in the country, we make it a point to get away for a few weeks, escape the stress of jobs and life, and just relax. But not all holidays end up relaxing. Although camping is meant to be a leisurely time, once things start to unravel and go wrong, it can quickly become a nightmare. Poor preparation and lack of planning are the usual culprits behind this, and most disaster holidays could have been saved with a little forethought…
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Building a Garage

Thinking about building a garage on your property? Kitset garages are a great way add value to your property, and offer the convenience of more space for your growing family. With a growing number of garage and kitset home companies offering their products throughout New Zealand, these versatile and affordable building options have become a staple of Kiwi properties…

Financial Management

Financial management is the smartest way to ensure your personal and business finances don’t get out of hand. In a sensitive economy it pays to plan ahead with your finances, have back-ups and make sure you get yourself out of the rut that can lead to debt. Before you begin your first step for financial management, write down your personal income or the amount your business expects to bring in on a monthly basis on one list. Then make another list of all of your expenses. You’ll need to grab your bank statements in order to do this so you can compare dollar for dollar…
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