In the investing section we help you work out what kind of investor you are; provide useful information on the risk profile of different investment types and give you the fundamentals of managing your investments to meet your goals.
The information is useful to novice investors and serves as a good reminder to confident investors.
In the Getting Advice section we'll talk you through how to find and work with an adviser and what to do if you have problems. We'll also cover mortgage, insurance and investment advice in depth.
The everyday finance section explains everyday financial services like banking and insurance, what conduct you should expect from them and what to do when things don't go as expected.
The KiwiSaver & Superannuation section talks about the New Zealand superannuation scheme, KiwiSaver and how to manage your KiwiSaver to achieve your goals. We also provide you with information about other superannuation schemes, and how to transfer your overseas retirement fund to New Zealand.
Investment scams are becoming increasingly more sophisticated at targetting even the most vigilant person. Because many scams are operated by criminals overseas, once you’ve given them any money it is very hard and very rare to get it back – even from countries with tough anti-fraud laws. Where you send it probably isn’t where it ends up. That’s why it’s vital you protect yourself by keeping informed. Follow the quick links below for more information.