Meth testing

Meth or Methamphetamine is a highly addictive and powerful stimulant that can affect the CNS (Central Nervous System). Meth is also called as ice, chalk, crystal, and several other names. It is a white powdery substance and odourless, and this crystalline powder tastes bitter, which dissolves easily in alcohol or water.  Meth can cause serious damage to your health, and it affects investors, house sellers & buyers, real estate businesses, and property managers.

The United States Drug Enforcement Admin has classified Meth as a Schedule II drug that is legally available without any prescription. However, if the individual takes an uninformed decision can make them lose a lot of money that is why you should take help of the professional services that can provide the right information on the drug and help you understand the threat. The professional advice can help you take a better decision.

Meth Testing:

Detection Time:  It can be noticed in urine around 3-5 days after taking the meth stimulant

Detection Level:  1,000mg/ml

This addictive stimulant has a high potential for dependency and abuse, and it is particularly prescribed for ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder) with obesity and hyperactivity.  This drug can increase physical activity, wakefulness, and decreases appetite.  This white powdery meth resembles a shiny blue & white rocks or glass pieces of various sizes. The individuals consume the meth by snorting, smoking, swallowing or injecting.

The addictive stimulant Methamphetamine is associated to amphetamine, but meth is stronger than amphetamine.  According to the survey conducted by NSDUH (National Survey on Drug Use and Health) in 2005, around 10.5 million people at the age of 12 or above have tried meth at least once in their lifetime. Meth effect can be longer than amphetamine, and it can cause more damage to the central nervous system.

The methamphetamine drug test is easy, and it can provide accurate results. To do the home drug test, you need to pass urine on the test strips, and this strip will show the results if you have taken the drug recently. It is a simple home drug test to find the accurate results.

However, the limited methamphetamine can be used for medical purpose, but the chemicals use to create crystal powder are mostly illegal, which is sidetracked by legitimate sources.  The chemicals that are used in meth include pseudoephedrine, red phosphorus, and anhydrous ammonia that used as an industrial refrigerant and agriculture fertilizer.

Street Meth is known by various names like chalk, meth, and speed. This chunky crystal drug resembles ice, and it is famously called as crank, ice, Tina, crystal, and glass.

Meth Symptoms: The symptoms of meth use include high state/euphoric state in the user, dilated pupils, loss of appetite, and enhance the physical activity, body temperature, and eye movement, nervousness, talking and sweating.

If the individual uses the meth for a long period, then he or she may have to face negative health conditions, and it may cause several dental problems, meth mouth, weight loss, confusions, anxiety, mood swings, insomnia, and very violent behavior.  The meth addicted users can behave like a psycho, and they can develop other psychotic features like auditory and visual hallucinations, paranoia, and delusions.

 

Towbar Installation

 

The towbar installation is a professional work. The towbar is the most identifiable part of the towing method. The towbar is designed to connect your car to the tow vehicle to have a safe flat towed.  The towbar service is the same for any manufacturer or model of the car, but the only difference is the type of the installation, basic design, and the towing capacity.

You can find several other aspects of towbar, including various features related to the different models.

Towbar Installation: In three steps you can install the towbar system to your car

  • Remove Bumbler, which is not required for all cars
  • Connect Beam congregates to chassis
  • Install Wiring – To install towbar on the car it needs to be placed on a hydraulic vehicle to elevate the car.

The installation method depends on the type of vehicle as some cars do not require to be raised on a hydraulic vehicle lift to mount the tow bar. But, for several types of cars, the bumper needs to remove to attach the towbar, and also it is not required to remove the bumper in all car models.  The towbar comes in two parts, the strong beam and the towbar assembly that is bounded below the car at different fixing points provided by the car manufacturer. Also, every manufacturer provides bumper construction or individual chassis of the model.  Also, various other factors involve in the towbar installation, which is why you need to find the professional services to install the tow bar on your car.

Tow bar mounting costs:

Towbar installation cost also depends on the complexity of the installation. Though it looks simple, the strong convention component of the tow bar must be installed safely and properly. The cost will differ for each type of car or towbar. You must know that various factors that involve the mounting time that includes:

  • The towbar type
  • The type of Vehicle
  • Wiring kit
  • The type of towbar
  • Garage

The type of the towbar can have consequences such as installation time. The time that is involved in mounting the tow bar also depends on the type of the towbar.  The fixed tow bar takes less time compared to a retractable type.  The cost also depends on the mounting type.

The type of car

 

The structure of the car also plays an important role as the technician may need to make few alterations to mount the towbar on the car. Some cars need removing the bumper, delicate access points and making changes to the car.  If the installation takes more time, then the cost of the installation of the tow bar also increases accordingly.

Mounting Options:  The RV installation towbar offers the easiest and reliable connection as this type of towbar connects into the vehicle’s trailer hitch receiver easily; you don’t need to provide any extra connection point like car-mounted models. The benefits of the RV-mounted towbar include:

  • Stable, reliable connection and no coupler required
  • Safe, secure storage
  • Fold towbar up and put away beside motor home
  • Lock towbar to get a hitch lock
  • Easy to install, just need a hitch adapter to raise the height

 

Different types of dishwashers you can choose from

 

Dishwashers are very commonly bought for residential as well as commercial purposes. They save time and effort and can be a great utility item for your home, especially if you eat at home daily or quite often. You do not have to do the dishes every time you enjoy homemade food. Naturally, they are quite the favorite amongst homemakers. Over the time, latest technology and concepts have been introduced in the making of dishwashers NZ so as to serve the varying needs of the customers. And it is your duty to know and buy a dishwasher that will suit your requirements.

Types of dishwashers available

If you are planning to buy aDishwashers for your home, then it would be prudent that you accustom yourself with the different types of dishwashers NZ available in the market. To help you out, here is a compilation of the different varieties available:

Freestanding dishwashers

As the name goes, these washers can be placed anywhere in the kitchen without the need of any sort of support. If you have free space available in the kitchen, you can simply put one there. They can wash a good lot of dishes, pots, and pans simultaneously and are good for regular heavy use.

Built-in dishwashers

These are the commonest of the lot and are usually preferred by homeowners who have sufficient space in the kitchen and need to clean a good number of dishes every day or regularly. These dishwashers are of the permanent type and are usually installed in the kitchen cabinets or any free space that you may have.

Compact dishwashers

If your kitchen is quite small or you need a dishwasher for your RV, this is exactly what you need. The facilities offered by the compact dishwashers NZ are quite similar to those of the built-in washes, but their size is quite small so as to deal with the space crunch.

Countertop dishwashers

If you have a space crunch, then these can be your perfect choice too. You can conveniently place them on your kitchen counters since they are much like a microwave in size. However, you can wash only a limited number of dishes at a time.

Drawer dishwashers

Recently introduced in the market for offering for more convenience to the users, the drawer dishwashers NZ come with two different segments for washing dishes. There is a small segment that can hold a few dishes and a larger segment that can hold a good amount of dishes and pots and pans. This gives the convenience of using either of the segments depending on the volume of cleaning that you need.

Integrated dishwashers

These dishwashers NZ are best for those who want the benefits of a freestanding washer but do not want it to mar the beauty of their kitchen.

Portable dishwashers

These dishwashers can be good for people who have little or no space in their kitchens. Since they are very small in size and lightweight, users can easily stow them away when not needed and place them in the kitchen only when they need to use it.

How to get customers for your SEO services

 

In the field of online marketing, SEO has become a common name and if you are an expert in SEO, then surely you would know of it. As a method become popular, the competition on the very service increases quite a lot. The same thing has happened with SEO. In case you provide SEO services Auckland, then you already know the competition level. But what you need to know is how you can get over these competitions and get an edge over your competitors.

Recommendations

Over the course of time, you will see that recommendation is a powerful marketing t l. If you can work really well, for one customer, that single customer can really bring your more if you can provide him or her with good quality service. Whenever you are working for someone, just ask them to recommend your name to his or her friend or colleague for similar sort of work. Also, you can do the same using your connections in the local market as well. The most important benefit is that, this is a kind of marketing and yet you won’t have to spend a single penny.

Get a website

People believe in what they actually see. So, unless you show them something that is interesting or beneficial for them, they are not going to come and ask you for seo services Auckland. Along with a good quality website, you need to get the social profiles ready as well. Social media is a powerful world and you can find your customers easily there by promoting your page online.

Job site profiles

Apart from manual marketing, you can also go for profile making. Choose the job sites that actually offers you good customer. Once you are there, register and login to set up your account. Fill up the columns of experience, what you do and why should one choose you and once your profile is complete, just wait for your first work there.

Automatic payment options

Many seo services Auckland providers have their websites, and there are rates as well, but to enable a package and start the work, the customers will have to contact them, ask the about the package and all the details and they only, they can start the work. But, what you need to do is, have a plan chart, rate chart and along with that an option to buy those packages, so that, a customer can activate certain package at will.

Services and rates

While describing the rates and the services you are offering, make sure that you are not trying to fool them. Do not hide any kind of cost from your customers because if you do so, he or she might not come back again.

Client follow up

This is a very important part of seo services Auckland. Even if you fail to get a particular job, you need to try till you can, because this may get you new customers and more work from the old customers as well. For this, you will need to call back your clients over the phone and ask them whether they will need another round of service or may be if they are interested in your services.

Different types of false eyelashes that you can choose from

 

For those looking to enhance the beauty of their eyes, false eyelashes are an excellent choice. They add volume to the natural lashes and make sure that they eyes look bigger, fuller and more glamorous. Though false lashes were initially used by celebrities, models and fashionistas, yet with time, they became popular amongst common women as well who wanted to look the best at all times. From being a part of party style to becoming a part of the regular style, the use of false lashes has increased rapidly. Naturally, different types of false lashes were manufactured to suit different occasions, styles, requirements and events.

Types of false eyelashes

You would be surprised to know that you can get a variety of false lashes in the market and each is meant for different types of wearers. Let’s take a look at the various options that are readily available:

Individual lashes

As the name goes, these lashes come in the form of single strands of hair or a bunch of them often tied together at the base. These lashes are generally great for covering up any empty space on the lash line so as to give the eyes a natural look.

Strip lashes

Unlike individual lashes or a bunch of lashes tied together, strip lashes are formed by attaching several hair strands to a strip which is then fitted to the natural lash line. Naturally, the strip eyelashes are meant to add a fuller and dramatic look to your eyes.

Bottom lashes

Usually, women prefer to put on false eyelashes on the upper lash line, but those who do not want to compromise with their beauty at all find the bottom lashes very useful. These lashes are attached to the bottom lash line and make the bottom layer of lashes look fuller as well. However, this is preferable only when you are going for super perky and glam look.

Three quarters

Not really very common, these lashes are meant to be attached only to the outer edge and are designed for the purpose only. If you want to notch up your retro party look, this may be a good option for you.

Natural lashes

These eyelash extensions aren’t made of natural hair but are termed as natural because they give the wearer a natural look. So, if you want your eyes to look beautiful every day but without being over the top, this is what you should pick for yourself. These false lashes blend extremely well with your natural ones and can be worn regularly and anytime, irrespective of where you are going.

Full volume

Good for matching with your party wear, the full volume eyelashes give your eyes a dreamy and sensual look and can make anyone fall for you. However, they are good for exotic parties only, but not for corporate parties that have a semi-formal dress code.

As you see, the options of eyelash types are too many. It is you who needs to decide what sort of look would suit the event that you are going to attend or whether you are looking for false eyelashes for daily wear; that will make your choice much easier.

Client Stories

What our Clients have to say…

Many New Zealanders are now making use of the Sentinel Lifetime Loan to enhance their quality of life in retirement.  Here are comments from some of our customers about the Sentinel Lifetime Loan.

“A big thank you from me to Sentinel for helping me with a Sentinel Lifetime Loan. I have painted the house inside and out.  It looks like a million dollars now.  I will certainly be recommending Sentinel to anybody about your Lifetime Loan.  Once again, thank you so much.”

R.C.  Hamilton

“We would like to say thank you for the opportunity, the help, the consideration and advice you have given us in obtaining our Lifetime Loan.  Certainly a reason to smile!”

A.H.  Auckland

“My wife and I take this opportunity to thank Sentinel for the Lifetime Loan to us.  Our loan has assisted us to update our car, redecorate our unit, and thanks to you we plan a holiday later this year.”

R.E. Auckland

“I am most grateful to you for processing my loan so quickly.  I have been to Sydney to enjoy my grandson’s wedding and some time with my lovely daughters and their families.  I have appointments for a new hearing aid and new spectacles so knowing I can update myself in these matters is such a comfort and still feel secure with some money in the bank.  So thank you.”

I.H.  Hamilton

Our Pledge

The Sentinel Lifetime Loan Pledge

We recognise the trust that those taking out the Sentinel Lifetime Loan have placed in us.  In return, we make the following promise…



Pledge One

There is no requirement to make any loan repayments during the term of the loan.

Pledge Two

Your home will remain the place you live in for as long as you choose. When it is time for you to leave your home our No Negative Equity Guarantee means that, so long as all conditions of the loan have been met, what you will be required to repay following your death or moving to permanent long-term care will not exceed the sales proceeds of the property. There is no extra charge to you for this guarantee.

Pledge Three

It is important that you are absolutely happy with all aspects of the Sentinel Lifetime Loan. For this reason your legal work will always be performed by the solicitor of your choice who will then work with us to make sure everything has been fully explained and discussed. If at any time you want to contact Sentinel regarding the loan or any related matter we’ll be ready and waiting to help you.
Vaughan Underwood
Chief Executive Officer

Common Questions

Frequently asked questions about the Sentinel Lifetime Loan…

Because Sentinel’s Lifetime Loan is probably a new concept to you and your family, you may have questions about the Sentinel Lifetime Loan, and how it works.  

Below are a number of questions we imagine you may be asking, however for more detailed information please refer to  our brochure, or contact us here at Sentinel on 0800 488 740. 

How much will I be able to leave my Family ?

This will depend on how much you decide to borrow, interest rates, house price inflation and how long the loan is in force.  You can use the calculator on this website to estimate how much equity will remain in your home, at different house growth rates, over time.

Can I pay off all or part of the loan at any time ?

Although the loan is intended to be lifelong and you are not required to make any payments until the end, you can choose to repay all or part of the loan at any time.  As long as your loan is on a variable interest rate no early repayment fees will be charged.

Can I transfer my loan to my new house if I decide to move ?

The transfer of a Sentinel Lifetime Loan from one property to another is dependent on:

– the sale price of the existing property,
– the lessor of the buy price and value from a registered valuation (excluding chattels) of the new property,
– the age of the youngest resident at the time of transfer
– the balance of the loan (including all interest that has been added to the loan) at the time of transfer,
– the type of the new property
– a title search.

It is important to understand that there may be instances where the transfer may not be possible.

The ability to transfer a Sentinel Lifetime Loan to a Licence to Occupy Retirement Village unit is governed by the village management and the amount if allowably is very limited.

It is important to take into account real estate fees, moving costs and solicitor’s fees when calculating how much it will cost to move.

What happens to my home when I die or move into permanent long-term care?

Usually, the loan is repaid from the sale proceeds of your home.   The loan becomes repayable when you move permanently from your home – usually when you pass away or move into long term care. 

Can I borrow more later if I need it ?

You can apply to borrow more at any time. The amount that you may be entitled to borrow will depend on whether you have already drawn your full entitlement.

Any entitlement to further funds, over and above the original approved loan, is based on the age of the youngest resident at the time of applying and the property value at that time.  The current loan balance including accumulated interest is deducted from the entitlement to determine any additional funds that may be available. 

Who owns my home?

You always own your home, and can live there for as long as you choose.

 

For further details and in-depth answers to your questions about the Sentinel Lifetime Loan please contact us on 0800 488 740.  We’re always happy to help.

Sentinel Lifetime Loan

Helping you maintain financial independence

The love affair New Zealanders have with their home is well documented.  So imagine being able to release some of the value you’ve built up in your bricks and mortar, without having to move. 

If you are aged 60 or over and own your own home, the Sentinel Lifetime Loan may provide you with a cash resource that you can use for whatever would make you smile.

Discover a new lease on life

With the Sentinel Lifetime Loan you can take some of the equity out of your home without having to sell, to help you maintain your financial independence in retirement. Now, your bricks and mortar could be worth their weight in gold.

The Sentinel Lifetime Loan is designed to last you the rest of your life and is usually repaid only when you die or move into long term care, although you have the freedom to repay at any time, without penalty as long as your loan is on a floating interest rate.  Unlike traditional loans there are no monthly repayments – in fact there is nothing to pay until you decide to sell the house or upon your death, moving into long term care or moving out of your property for any other reason.

With the Sentinel Lifetime Loan you are in control.  You can manage your loan and access funds as and when you need them.

Lifetime Loan Brochure and Fact Sheet

To receive a comprehensive brochure about the Sentinel Lifetime Loan, please call us on 0800 488 740 and we will be pleased to send one to you, or to download our brochure click here.  

Unfortunately due to current global financial conditions Sentinel has temporarily stopped accepting new loan applications.   Existing clients with Express Top-up facilities are unaffected and can continue to drawdown funds as usual.  If you would like to provide us your details and be contacted once Sentinel resumes new business lending please contact us and let us know.

Disclosure Statement

 

Sentinel Disclosure Statement – Qualifying Financial Entity

NAME:                         Sentinel Limited
TRADING NAME:        Sentinel
ADDRESS:
P O Box 33 1040,
Takapuna, AUCKLAND 0740
Level 1 87 Hurstmere Road,
Takapuna, AUCKLAND 0622

OTHER CONTACTS:
Phone: 0800 488 740
Email: enquire@sentinel.net.nz
Website: www.sentinel.net.nz

This is important information – it provides information about the product and advice that Sentinel offers and should help you to decide which financial adviser to choose.
Sentinel is a Qualifying Financial Entity (QFE) under the provisions of the Financial Advisers Act 2008, our registration number is FSP48342.  This information can be checked on the Financial Service Providers Register at www.fspr.govt.nz.  Sentinel is regulated by the Financial Markets Authority (FMA), you can obtain more information about the FMA from their website www.fma.org.nz or by calling them on 04 472 9830.
What sort of advice can a Sentinel QFE adviser provide?
Sentinel QFE advisers can give you information relating to the features and suitability of the Sentinel Lifetime Loan product.  The Lifetime Loan is a Home Equity Release mortgage and is classified as a Category 2 product under Financial Advisers Act 2008.
How are Sentinel advisers paid?
Sentinel staff are Nominated Representatives who are based in our office and will generally be in contact with you by phone, letter or email.  They do not receive any sales incentives for the completion of loans.  Sentinel also has a number of Nominated Representatives who can come out to your home.   There is no cost to you for their service; however they receive a commission from Sentinel when your loan is issued.

What to do if you have a complaint about: Sentinel, your Sentinel Lifetime Loan, or any aspect of your experience with us?

Sentinel is always striving to offer the best product and service we can to meet your needs.  If something happens that you are not entirely happy about we need to know so we can solve the problem and stop the same thing occurring in the future.

Please contact us as soon as anything occurs that you are unhappy with and we will do our best to solve the problem immediately.

If your complaint is serious and it can not be easily fixed we will ask that you provide us the details in writing, including the nature of the complaint and what you think should be done to resolve the situation.  We will notify you when we receive the complaint and then investigate all aspects of the matter before attempting to resolve all of your concerns.  We will keep you up to date with progress and advise you of any outcomes in writing.

What if I am still unhappy?

If you are not satisfied with our suggested solution Sentinel is a member of the Insurance & Savings Ombudsman’s Service of New Zealand (ISO), who act as our licensed dispute resolution service.  You can contact the ISO by;

Phone:             0800 888 202
Email:              info@ombudsman.org.nz
Post:                P O Box 10 845, Wellington 6143