Tropiese storm Harvey wat in VS woed, skok twee Suid Afrikaners

Vir twee Suid-Afrikaners van Philipstown in die Noord-Kaap is die belewenis van die tropiese storm Harvey “skokkend”. Jana en Marí van der Walt (28), ’n identiese tweeling, woon al sedert 2009 in Houston, waar Jana ’n professionele tennisafrigter is en Marí ’n verpleegster. “Ons het nog nooit so iets gesien nie,” het Jana Woensdagaand via […]
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Wat jy nodig het om oorsese burgerskap te ‘koop’

Europese programme vir internasionale burgerskap was tot dusver gewild onder Suid-Afrikaners omdat dit dikwels gekoppel is aan ’n belegging in eiendom in die lande en mense dit as minder riskant beskou. Só sê Marc J. Sharpe van die private-ekwiteitsmaatskappy LCR Capital Partners, wat Suid-Afrikaanse beleggers bystaan om ’n EB-5-visum vir permanente verblyfreg in Amerika te […]
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What you need to know about a tax-free savings income.

The allowance means that the first £1,000 interest on savings income for basic rate taxpayers (taxable income up to £33,500) is tax-free. For higher-rate taxpayers (taxable income up to £150,000) the PSA is £500. Anyone earning over £150,000 does not benefit from the new PSA. In addition, any taxpayers whose total taxable income is less […]
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5 reasons why America is a great place to call home

Despite some media bashing, America is still considered one of the best places to emigrate to. Here’s why. 1. The standard of living is pretty high – even if you’re not a big earner People are looked after in the States. Food and clean water are available to everyone, which is more than can be […]
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Expats in the USA aim to secure our future as ethnic group in South Africa

The wheels are rolling to take the ANC government to task in the USA, through a two-phased action. Through expats in the USA, Front National’s adv Jurg Prinsloo and FN international liaison officer Catryn Bosman will collaborate with an USA law firm and two Republican Congresswomen. The newest is that our statements and information have […]
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Sava Salinas – Highly rated by recent guests !! – Dominican Republic.

Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Sava Salinas is located in Las Salinas, 7 minutes’ drive from Playa Salinas Beach and facing Las Calderas Bay. Free WiFi access is available. Each well-appointed villa here will provide you with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, air conditioning and a balcony. There is a full kitchen […]
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Two stellar South African movies coming to Showmax – a must-watch for South Africans living abroad

Both of these thought-provoking tear-jerkers are a must-watch for South Africans living abroad, and they’re both coming to Showmax. Raising important issues currently facing South African society, the Afrikaans films Uitvlucht, from the director of Faith Like Potatoes, and Treurgrond, starring Steve Hofmeyr, are coming to Showmax for overseas viewers. Add them to your diaries – […]
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American Hotel – Stay in the Heart of Los Angeles !!

American Hotel is located in the Downtown Los Angeles Arts district in Los Angeles, 2.7 km from L.A. Live. STAPLES Center is 13 minutes’ drive away from American Hotel. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and features a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Some rooms feature a seating area where you can relax. […]
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Seven things South African expats need to get used to after moving to the States

Seven things expats need to get used to after moving to the States- You’d better get used to these as soon as possible. 1. People will love your accent Several times a day, you’ll hear people say, “Oh, my. I love how you speak.” 2. People will love your accent and then try and guess […]
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How to shop abroad and send stuff to South Africa with consolidated shipping from Postbox-Courier

Tired of South Africans often being left out of the bounty of gadgets and modern products available to overseas consumers, and South African Expats (SAFFAs) overseas finding it hard to find a decent reliable service to send gifts and stuff back home to friends and family? Well now, thanks to Postbox-Courier (PBC) who has stepped […]
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