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    Fibre - Moving House

    Hi, Does anyone know if moving houses counts as a 'cancellation' of a contract when signed up for fibre? My question relates to a situation where we have held back from getting fibre installed due to us possibly moving house soon. Free connection fees offered by ISPs are repayable if you...
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    Vodacom Migrate to Cheaper Contract after upgrade due date

    Hi Everyone, I am considering not taking a new device on my Vodacom contract. My upgrade is due on the 21st of May 2018. I am currently on a uChoose Flexi 200 + 1Gig of Data with a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge for R935pm (Gear VR Goggles Included). If I wanted to take a sim only deal, how...
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    Financial Advisor fees - PPS RA

    Just curious what sort of "Financial Advisor" fees and "Administration" fees people are paying on their PPS RA. Is everyone paying this as a % of investment value? I had previously negotiated mine down back in 2015, but still feel I am paying too much for the work being done. Probably cannot do...
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    Post Office charging Customs Handling Fee on Imports

    I order little gadgets from China about once a month. Up to now I've only been charged import duties and/or VAT once or twice. I wouldn't mind paying so long as I know the rules. I assume I'm normally not charged because the packages are small and low value. So today I received 3 switches...
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    Cheapest way to move money into SA (paying bond form overseas salary)

    I've searched but got no clear ideas on this. Has anyone got recent experience moving relatively large sums into SA? Context is, working in Aus, want to send lumps back a couple of times a year into SA account to pay a bond in SA from. Options that have come up are: paypal moneygram or...
  6. NeonNinja

    College Fees. Non refundable?

    I started yesterday, Monday, a Basic Ambulance Assistance course, which spans 5 weeks. Entire fee is R9k. So I'm 2 days in. Deposit is 5k. Paid full R9k. Now, I got an attractive call today for a job offer, I went for an interview 2 weeks back. Their terms and conditions say they...
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    Trip to Europe - How to pay while there

    Gf and I are heading off to Europe next month for some travelling :) :cool: Would appreciate advice on how to go about paying for day-to-day expenses, eg. groceries, petrol, accommodation. Older threads mention getting cold hard cash from Rennies, but I would prefer paying by card...
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    What is the cheapest bank account with zero/minimal ATM fees

    I've been with Nedbank for a while now, I'm considering opening a second bank account (with another bank) specifically for zero/reduced ATM fees and a reduced monthly charge. When you analyze the cost of drawing money from an ATM, the benchmark is 1% of the cost of the withdrawal, which is...
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    Importing fees - Item replaced under warranty

    Hi guys and gals I've got an item coming in as a warranty replacement (my pebble is acting up). I want to know if items replaced under warranty have import duties/fees attached to them? Im not keen to have to fork out another R600 in fees :( Thanks in advanced
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    Asking for more

    Hi, I was wondering if somebody can advise me? I have a S4 on contract from MTN. The contract is quite old and I am paying a high premium as the S4 had recently been released when I signed the contract. I've been with MTN since 2010. What I would like is free data with my contract...
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    Planet Fitness Service or the lack there off...

    Please help me I'm new to this forums but was driven here by just bad service, I'm not even sure if this is the right place to put this...? We applied for a downgrade for an Account at Planet Fitness to save some cash. So this is what happened: In Des 2013 we logged a downgrade request...
  12. LazyLion

    Toll fees slashed

    http://www.iol.co.za/business/budget/toll-fees-slashed-1.1240343 haha, sorry SANRAL and Mr. Gordhan, but I am still not buying one of your stupid little e-tag devices. And I am not paying your stupid toll fees either! At least, not until there is a commission appointed to find out what...
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    Architects Fees

    I recently decided it is time for the additions that I have been planning. So I asked someone in the family who is an architect if he wants to do the plans, with the idea that I can help them financially as it isn't going great with them. He did a mockup of how he sees it and we agreed to...
  14. PhreakBoy

    My biggest gripe with banks...

    Is that you can not successfully dispute fees. If I get billed incorrectly by any creditor I simply withold payment until the invoice is sorted out - both personal and business, however with banks you can't withold payment, hence they just send you in a never ending circle and the dispute...
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    512k down to 384k - Telkom ADSL downgrade Fee

    Hi I currently have a 512kbps ADSL line with Telkom. I now want to downgrade it to 384kbps, and then migrate the line to either SAOL or Cybersmart, so that I can sign up for an uncapped offering. I phoned Telkom this morning, and they now want to charge me a downgrade fee of R390...
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    Prices for Tutoring

    Some learners want me to teach them the basics of computer hardware, web design etc, I'm a poor teacher and need some ideas what to charge for the tutoring per hour, 1/2 day etc. Any ideas? :confused:
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