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January 1, 2010

Spotting a Risky Investment

January 1, 2010

It is now much easier than it was to spot a risky investment. On 1 March, 2010 it became compulsory for all non-bank deposit takers (including finance companies, building societies and credit unions) to have a credit rating from an approved rating agency such as Standard & Poor, Moody or Fitch. The exceptions are those deposit takers with less than $20 million in deposits. Investors now have…

Kāpiti Coast Business Network – all welcome

January 1, 2010

Kāpiti Chamber of Commerce is inviting anyone interested to attend their Kāpiti Coast Business Network.Date: Monday 9 February 2015Time: 5.15 to 7pmVenue: Kāpiti Club Inc32 Marine Parade, Paraparaumu BeachNo entry chargeBar charges applyInformalNo need to registerJust arriveAll welcome Second Monday each month (except January) Short business profiles presented.This meeting the guest speaker is Corrin Miller, owner of Smoooch Natural Products.No requirement to be a Member of the…

COMMUNITY News

Paekākāariki Express Rides for Life

March 6, 2013

The Paekākāariki Express, Christian Cullen, and six others are riding their bikes from Cape Reinga to Bluff to raise money for the Neonatal Trust. They plan to raise $1millon dollars for the trust.The All Black legend and his group left Cape Reinga on February 25 and will arrive in Bluff on March 15.This is a fabulous cause. It could be your own baby a family member or…

Confidence for Kids workshops in Raumati South

March 6, 2013

“Workshops that Increase Confidence, Overcome Anxiety and Improve Communication Skills in Children, Teens & Adults”Raumati South Memorial Hall – Saturday 11th, 18th, 25th May & 1st June Time: from 1pm – 5pm on all daysA different topic will be covered each week, and during this time the child will benefit from :- reduced anxiety, better concentration at school and at home, ability to build stronger and/or new…

Have Fun and Learn Something New at Your Community Centre

January 28, 2013

Te Newhanga Kāpiti Community Centre is now running a community social and educational programme. Come along, learn something new, meet new people and have fun. Numbers are limited register early to avoid disappointment.Floral Art Helen Potter, Florence Carmichael & Elva JamiesonLearn how to design and construct fabulous floral art arrangementsfor your table top. Our fully qualified tutors will show you howto create five spectacular arrangements including a…