48 days ago

What would The School of Life teach?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The National Party introduced their policy called 'teaching the basics brilliantly' last year regarding changing school curriculums. They are referring to reading, writing and maths.

However, some people believe school should actually be more practical, teaching kids to change tyres and balance their finances. Thinking about all the skills that have benefited you over the years, tell us what would be taught at your School of Life?

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5 days ago

Are you a first home buyer?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hello!
Are you a first home buyer? Is your mortgage going up and up with rising interest rates and you’re now struggling to make ends meet? Have you lost the ability to save any extra cash?

We’re reaching out from the Tova show, the flagship weekly politics podcast on Stuff, as we prepare a special episode on the interest rate crunch and how it’s affecting Kiwis - we’d love to hear your stories.

Please comment below if you would like to share your story, or email tova@stuff.co.nz. We give you our commitment to treat your experience with sensitivity and care.

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1 day ago

Learner Licence - Free Programme

Linda Kaiou from Citizens Advice Bureau Otara Inc

Literacy Aotearoa
Otara Library - Monday 15 April 2024 10am - 1pm
FREE LEARNER LICENCE COURSE
Contact: Jacob Koria jkoria.103@literacy.org.nz or
Contact Otara Library 09 3010101 - ask for Otara

9 hours ago

Electrical Maintenance Residential and Commercial

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No call-out fee. For your electrical needs, contact us for friendly and prompt services. Contact phone number: 0274992242.