Category: A word from the king

5 ways to keep your holiday spending under control

As the year ends (and not a minute too soon!) it’s time to do what many of us fear… Shop for the holidays.

It’s so easy to lose control… Some of us overspend just to avoid spending days finding something suitable for a 3-year-old who freaks out if she sees the colour green. Or, we spoil our families with feasts with all the trimmings, 3 times a day, every day, when really, ordinary meals would do just as well most of the time. Or, we overspend because we’re particularly gifted when it comes to the art of gift-buying and we like to get all the extras. And the wrappings and cards.

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Protect your home during the festive season

December has become synonymous with surf, family time, sunshine, summer fun… And crime.

Unfortunately, our beautiful land is somewhat afflicted by an increase of burglaries and other serious crimes over the festive season. Coming home from your well-deserved time off can be a little sad. After all, it signifies the end of a memorable time. It can only be more devastating if you walk through your front door to see the place ransacked.

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