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Is a Kitset Home Right for Me?

For those who want to build their own home, a kitset home could be the perfect solution. They come in a range of styles and designs and are largely pre-assembled. They’re designed to be put up with far less effort than a normal build, and are aimed especially at those who will be able to provide the labour themselves. By using a kitset home, many people may find that they are in fact able to build a brand new home rather than buy one due to the costs saved and the flexibility of the build. There are a few things to consider before you jump in, however…

International Money Transfers

Whether you need foreign exchange for you or your business, making international money transfers online is easier and safer than ever.  Even if you’re new to the world of foreign exchange, taking advantage of the user friendly and effective international money transfers services available online means you can securely transfer money between countries in seconds and at your convenience – not simply when the banks are open…

Insurance

Are you prepared for the unexpected? Having comprehensive insurance cover will give you financial protection from the unpredictable aspects of life: serious health problems, medical emergencies, an inability to work, damage to your car, loss of your possessions and unexpected happenings when you are traveling.  While many people take the ‘fingers crossed’ approach when it comes to life risks, there are ways you can give your family the financial security they deserve. Not everything in life can be guaranteed, so it’s a good idea to manage whatever risks you can. The main risks are…

How to Borrow Unsecured Monies

Want to borrow some money? Don’t have a house you own to use for collateral? Here are some do’s and dont’s to guide you. Start with the big guns: If you need to borrow some money as an unsecured loan, your first port of call should be your own bank, where your wages go into. The reason why you should go to a major bank is because of the structure of the unsecured loan
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Household Cleaning Products

Make your home or work environment into a clean dream with great cleaning products and a good cleaning regime. Read on to find out more about household and commercial cleaning products, as well as natural, eco-friendly cleaning products and commercial cleaners…

Homestaging

For both home owners and real estate agents, home staging offers a win-win solution when preparing a house for sale. Owners no longer have to rely on their own sense of what looks good or worry about making an empty house appeal to potential buyers, and real estate agents without any style nous can leave interior and décor design to the experts. To negotiate the world of professional New Zealand home staging, remember…

Health Insurance

Why get health insurance in New Zealand? The public health system in New Zealand is the first point of call for any emergency or acute treatment; that is, when you suffer a critical or life threatening injury. If you present to a hospital with such a condition in New Zealand you will be treated immediately. However, for other health issues, even very serious ones like cancer treatment or heart surgery, to use the public health system may mean months or even years on a waiting list. Waiting lists for non urgent surgery are…
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Grab a Deal

There’s no avoiding the number of 24 hour deal websites that are popping up all over the web these days. The opportunities for shoppers out there to grab a deal are endless. Even the anti-shoppers that hate heading to the shops are benefiting from the increasingly easy way to impulse-buy online from the comfort of your desk.   Such daily deals websites operate in a variety of different forms and sell a range of different products, but all base themselves on the common foundation of large discounts on the recommended retail price of products and services that you can purchase online…

Getting the Perfect Gift

Most of us head to the nearest shopping mall when buying gifts, but what if there was another solution? How many times do you feel you’ve really nailed the perfect gift? Take a moment to think about the next gift you buy. Whether you’re shopping for a birthday, Christmas, wedding or a present for another special occasion, there are many alternatives to mainstream New Zealand gifts. Here are our top ten ideas to bring some imagination to your gift-buying…
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Franchise Information

Business franchises in New Zealand have only become well established relatively recently, as Kiwis begin to reap the benefits of the franchising business model. Read on for information on New Zealand franchises. What is a franchise? A franchise is a business operated by the franchisee under license from a franchisor. This licence is purchased and gives the franchisee the right to use trademarks, giving them access to the proven business methods and expertise of the franchisor…