Buying your first home, be it a do-up, apartment, investment or dream home, is a really big deal.
Savings & Investment
It's possible to have a very love/hate relationship with a credit card. In December, we love them; by January, they make seem rather more problematic!
What is Money
As New Zealand moves forward from the worst recession in 70 years, thorny questions surrounding succession planning will again be at the fore…. and it's going to be a rough ride for some.
Last week S & P commented that they may have to downgrade various Credit Unions and Building Societies because these organisations mainly lend money on mortgages on housing, and house prices in Auckland are red hot
It sounds sensible to have one scheme, but with any financial decision, you need to weigh up the pros and cons.
If this is something that is concerning you then be sure to read through these tips and guides.
A new "by investors, for investors" online service aims to fill the knowledge gap in the financial services industry by comparing the performance of investment advisers.
Whether thinking about building or combing through the real estate listings for your next house consider whether that perfect new home will still suit your needs 10 years from now.
Saving gives us a sense of achievement, more personal freedom, access to cash in emergencies, may allow us ease our workload, and maybe we can retire sooner.