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November 2018

Car

Common car finance mistakes and how to avoid them

November 28, 2018

Applying for car finance can be difficult if you have never done it before. You will likely make some mistakes during the process, but this is common and natural. However, there are some that you should avoid making in order to have a successful finance application. Once you have searched your local car dealerships for a second-hand car that you like and want to buy, your used car search will need some financial backing. If you would like to avoid…

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When is the best time to buy a new car?

November 20, 2018

So it is time for you to look for a new car. Your old one just does not fit the bill any more and you are in need of something fresher, newer and faster. While this can be an exciting time, it can also be difficult to know when to buy a new car. If you have done your online research on “pre-owned cars near me” you will know where to find trusted used car dealers in your area. But…

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Top things to do near Canal Walk this festive season

November 20, 2018

During the festive season, it can be difficult to find activities for the whole family to enjoy. Your older children might want to spend more time with their friends than their family and your younger children might be aching for an outdoor adventure or two. Meeting these needs can prove tricky. You can do some research on “shopping malls near me” to find the perfect family fun, however, especially if you are living in Cape Town. Canal Walk is a…

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How to buy a car for your parents

November 20, 2018

As your parents age, they might need extra help with certain things. These can be anything from helping them to pay bills they might have forgotten or lending a hand with certain DIY projects they might no longer be able to complete. And you might have to help them with big financial decisions, such as buying a new car to suit their needs. You can go to the used car dealerships in Gauteng to ask for advice on which cars…

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How to make a small living room feel elegant

November 20, 2018

Having a living room on the smaller side does not mean that it cannot be chic and elegant. You can make the room feel glamorous, even if it can only fit a two-seater couch, coffee table and television. But, it can be difficult to know exactly how to do this. You might be completely stuck for ideas or are not even sure where to start. You can start by looking for stylish sofa covers in Cape Town to match the…

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Are you financially ready to buy a car?

November 19, 2018

Buying a car is not a small purchase. There is a lot of consideration that has to go into the decision to purchase a car, especially when it comes to the financial side of things. You will have to have a serious look at your financial situation when shopping for a new car, but there are some ways to know whether or not you are financially ready. When buying a car and applying for vehicle finance in South Africa, your…

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Who is the regular driver of your car and why it matters

November 15, 2018

Your car insurance is taken out in order to plan for the future. You have no idea what could be around the corner, which is why you need to be prepared for every eventuality. But so many people do not read the fine print and end up not listing the correct regular driver(s) of their car. This means that if the car is in an accident and you try to claim insurance, you might face some serious difficulties. When you…

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First time at an auction? These are the different ways to bid on a car

November 15, 2018

Buying a car at an auction is an affordable way to find the car of your dreams. A car auction offers a more diverse choice of vehicles than you realise, allowing you to find the one that best suits your needs. But if it is your first time at a car auction, you might be a little unsure of the different bidding options available. When you are considering buying from the many cars on auction, you will need to know…

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Magically modern bedroom design tips

November 14, 2018

Furnishing and decorating your bedroom can be fun. Essentially, you are creating a sanctuary to go home to after a long day of work or a day filled with running errands. One decor style, in particular, has become more and more popular over the years, and that is the modern look. A modern bedroom does not have to be harsh or minimalistic. You can look for stylish comforter sets in South Africa with monotone designs for visual interest or introduce…

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How to go about refinancing your balloon payment

November 7, 2018

When people choose to finance their cars, they have their own reasons as to what type of financing they choose. And one of those financing options is balloon payments. These types of payments are ideal for people who cannot afford to put down large down payments on cars or commit to normal repayment amounts each month. While it might sound good in the beginning, you always need to remember that at some point in your life, you will need to…

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