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    Coffee Making, Latte Art, Barista Skills

    Has anyone heard of beans taking a big price increase? Was at my local roaster and he said green beans are up 50%, something about frost hitting Brazil. I remember reading something online a while ago
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    Prepaid meter City Power JHB

    1- They give you 30-odd units, so you have a while before you need to purchase 2 - I use Discovery Bank to get the 20% discount using Miles, but you can purchase from anywhere I believe Thanks for the conversion info.
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    Tips to Boost your eBucks - 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022

    Since the latest Ebucks monthly run - so maybe 2 weeks now. In the meantime I just went back to the normal checkers
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    Tips to Boost your eBucks - 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022

    I'm having a problem that none of my spend at a FreshX checkers is being picked up. Still under query with Ebucks
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    Tips to Boost your eBucks - 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022

    Did anyone else have a problem with Checkers spend? My purchases at my normal checkers are included, but spend at a new checkers (Freshx store, which doesn't show 'Checkers' on my statement) aren't included at all - despite clearing before month end.
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    Coffee Making, Latte Art, Barista Skills

    Rather take the money and buy the best grinder you can first - 5k should get you a decent grinder. Then you can save up again for the machine - the BBE is a good starting point, but not without a really good grinder.
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    Best Coffee Subscriptions in SA?

    Exactly the same happened to me. And only 1 of the six bags was near drinkable... I emailed to complain and their response was basically "we put all the coffee in the deep-freeze, so it it's still fresh, here's the link to an article" What a waste of money
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    For those of you that have/had braces....

    All-in, mine will cost around R50k - this includes removing, retainers for afterwards, 6-weekly appointments etc.
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    For those of you that have/had braces....

    I've just had braces fitted (at age 38). Only 2 days in, no pain, but quite uncomfortable still, hoping that goes quickly. Eating is a total pain though - there is food stuck everywhere in the braces. Is this normal? Does it get better? Is the Aqua Flosser worth it? especially versus normal...
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    Tips to Boost your eBucks - 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021

    Did you get a seperate payment from Ebucks for this? i.e. April Ebucks with Clicks 15%, and another payment for Clicks extra 15%
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    New Car - Finance vs Cash: best price

    This is what I was thinking... seems like a better way to get a discount is through financing and then settling.
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    New Car - Finance vs Cash: best price

    My father-in-law is buying a new car - was paid out by insurance for a write-off and has the cash to buy new, around R500k. I see all the specials/promos are built around interest rate/deposit/balloon etc - but nothing on a pure discount on the RSP for vehicles. So what is the best way to get...
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    Discovery bank Vs FNB

    What's in 'other' ?
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    How to invest in Vanguard (from SA) when not a US citizen or resident?

    I'm trying to transfer from Shyft to my TDA account - but I cant find bank details in TDA. Wants me to connect my bank account with TDA... What am I doing wrong?
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    Joburg Amateur Clubs (Seniors)

    I'm thinking to get back into football, looking for some JHB clubs that run senior/vets (maybe 35+) teams. Preferably West rand area, but even Randburg will be ok? Does anyone play/know of clubs?
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    Easy Equities good or bad?

    How easy was it transferring from your Global account to TDA?
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    The Nissan X-Trail Thread

    Anyone know if Nissan will retrofit that Connect infotainment system to older models?
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    Easy Equities USD Account Warning

    So you open a Wise account and transfer to that? Assuming you can transfer from Wise to TDA?
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    Easy Equities USD Account Warning

    Does anyone know if you can withdraw from your EE USD account to your Shyft account? Keeping it in USD