When you have multiple debts, it’s not only a challenging task to keep them under control, it can become a big stress on you and your family. Managing different interest rates, as well as varying minimum repayment amounts and repayment due dates, can be overwhelming and most of all, expensive.
The cooler weather has arrived and for the most of us, the temperature is due to drop even further. Taking care of a few things around the house before we hit the depths of winter could make all the difference.
The end of the income year means that now’s the time to review your current finances and set out your goals for the next 12 months. Here are some tips to maximise tax time.
After the initial excitement of purchasing property has worn off it can be easy to slip into ongoing loan repayments without too much thought. Here are my tips for paying off your loan quicker.
Teaching your child how to manage money can set them up with good financial behaviours for life. In a constantly changing financial environment, helping your child understand basic money concepts can have a big impact on their financial literacy.
A series of changes are set to kick in for first home buyers from 1 April 2015 with the introduction of KiwiSaver HomeStart. The new first home buyer packages have been designed to help people achieve the dream of buying their own home.