United Airlines – the fine print doesn’t matter.

| April 14, 2017

I trust my airline to treat me fairly and get me there safely. I don’t expect them to beat me up before the plane has left the tarmac. I accept that turbulence might throw me around and trust the airline’s employees will do their best to limit my injuries – not cause them while we are still on the ground!

P2P Lending as an investment for beginners -2

| September 13, 2016

The risks rise accordingly in relation to the interest rate. The higher the rate, the higher their assessment of the risk of default but there are some ways to reduce the effects a default would have on your total portfolio:

Will 10th May bring on a “bacon day” in NZ Parliament ?

| May 16, 2016

I have a feeling we might see bacon, and lots of it, on the menu soon at Parliament House in Wellington.

Online dating – Avoiding the disasters

| October 26, 2015

To help proof yourself from these scams, set a simple few rules before you start.

Online dating – Why would you?

| October 19, 2015

So if you are normal, over 30 and have a life, online dating is probably your best option.

The Ashley Madison Affaire

| October 4, 2015

Firstly, which is the biggest sin here? . . .To be on such a site or to try and wreck thousands of marriages?

Samsung Smart TV eavesdropping scare – Meh!

| April 2, 2015

It’s reasonable to assume that they do a bit of snooping first to make sure their suspicions are well founded. Ok, so it’s illegal and unethical (and of course strongly denied by all authorities)

The overtime scam

| September 6, 2014

Beware of the term “salary” it can often hide an employment scam and so can the title “trainee manager”.

The Australian Government Lied – It’s coming back!

| January 24, 2014

I mentioned this to an employee yesterday and they responded with. “What’s was Workchoices, I know it was hated but what was it?”

Ransomware – the next computer nasty!

| January 18, 2014

Although police don’t advise businesses to pay the ransom, when all their business files are locked up, what can they do?