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What every Kiwi needs to know about credit scores

2 October 2019

What every Kiwi needs to know about credit scores

What’s your number? If you’re about to rattle off your mobile phone digits, you might be surprised to know there’s another number that might make an even bigger difference in your life: your credit score.

Four mistakes to avoid when applying for a car loan

19 September 2019

Four mistakes to avoid when applying for a car loan

If you’re in the market for a new car, don’t forget to put as much time into getting your car finance right as you do into getting the right wheels. In no particular order, these are some common mistakes to avoid...

Selling a car with money owing on it

10 September 2019

Selling a car with money owing on it?

Lots of people borrow money to buy a car. After all, a car loan can be a great way to help you pay for your new vehicle, and a step in the right direction when it comes to building your credit score.

Is it a good idea to consolidate debt

28 August 2019

Is it a good idea to consolidate debt?

When you have a lot of different loans and payments going out of your bank account throughout the month, it’s sometimes hard to keep track of what you owe and where.

Debt servicing What is it and how does it relate to you

15 August 2019

Debt servicing: What is it and how does it relate to you?

Have you thought about taking out a loan lately? Then you might have heard the term “debt servicing”. But what does it really mean, and why should you care about it?Let’s start from the beginning…

Smart money steps to take in your 30s

8 August 2019

How to be financially savvy in your 30s

Your 30s often bring big decisions and new responsibilities – but this stage of life can also be an opportunity to set up your future wealth. So, we have sourced some tips for you, to help you make smart money decisions.

These money lessons for kids will never grow old

1 August 2019

Classic money lessons for your kids

Do you remember the first money lessons you got from an influential adult in your life? Whether it was putting money away with school banking or having to decide what item at the toy store you really wanted, these financial lessons stay with us for life.

Is your car costing you too much

18 June 2019

Is your car costing you too much?

The cost of a vehicle doesn’t end after being purchased. Petrol, repairs, Insurance, registration, WOF, servicing – little costs can add up quickly. Here are some money-saving tips for you.

New car saving or getting finance

11 June 2019

New car: saving or getting finance?

So you’ve found the car of your dreams - but you don’t have quite enough money saved. Or maybe you don’t have anywhere near enough money saved.

Eight must haves for your family car

7 June 2019

Eight must-haves for your family car

Need more room for your growing family? If you are considering buying a family car, you’ll want it packed with safety features - and perhaps some entertainment features to keep the little ones busy during long road trips. Here are eight must-haves for your new set of wheels.

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