A word of warning and loving suggestion to Knysna… I’ve expressed my worries about banks such as Africa Bank getting rich too quick by dishing out loans to those who should not qualify for loans. It’s the reason why i never joined the rush to Capitec. Even major banks such as FNB have introduced short term loans with interest rates akin to loan sharks. The banking industry is flailing the public. Not only does unnecessary debt make slaves of the poor forever, it pushes South Africa towards the edge of a cliff. Our country didn’t learn the lesson from the … ‘Click here to read full article…’
9 months ago, i wrote a letter to YOU, to every person who loves Knysna and wishes us all a safe future. If you never read it, or the subsequent 30 Ways to Help Knysna, i beg that you do so. Know where i stand. Know where i’m coming from. This current issue, that of Knysna Tourism/Greg Vogt/Lauren Waring, and YOUR RESPONSE & PHYSICAL ACTIONS, will decide whether i close down or continue. This issue, and whether we can act as a community, is the deciding factor for me. I’m prepared to face legal action or worse if there’s support … ‘Click here to read full article…’
Dear Lauren Waring, Each month I receive separate notification of rates and taxes on one bill, and electricity and water in the other. For some reason the Municipality choose to send me copies of your newsletters (and for example your recent note about debt write offs) with both accounts. Presumably your staff do the same with all other customers. So isn’t this duplication of effort doubling your printing bill unnecessarily? You’re supposed to be saving money, not squandering it. I look forward to your explanation (or that of one of the juniors). Regards Mike Wood'Click here to read full article...'