COMMUNICATION AWARDS - Recognising Excellence
Thank you for your Communication Awards entries. We're excited to see who the winners will be following the Judges' deliberation.
:: Communication Awards Ceremony - 3rd December from 5.15pm. Who will take out this year's Excellence in Communication Award? Celebrate with our winners! This event is free to attend. Register here.
:: Auckland Members End of Year "Bubbles & Craft Beer" Evening - Wednesday 9th December from 5.30pm. This event is free to members and their staff. Register here to attend.
:: Wellington Members End of Year Wine Options - Wednesday 16th December from 5.30pm. This event is open to members and their staff. Find out more.
CERTIFICATE IN TRUSTEESHIP - 25th & 26th November
We only have a couple places left if you would like to partipate in this tailored professional development programme being held in Wellington. Email Tracey McIntyre to register.
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15 November 2015
KiwiSaver providers have been told how the Official Assignee will access the savings of people who go bankrupt.
9 November 2015
The Westpac Massey Fin-Ed Centre has released updated Retirement Expenditure Guidelines to help New Zealanders plan for their retirement. The new report, which was developed in partnership with Workplace Savings NZ, shows there is a growing gap between the cost of living in retirement and New Zealand Superannuation payments.
9 November 2015
New calculations show NZ retirees won't be able to just use national superannuation if they have ambitions beyond a 'no-frills' lifestyle.
8 November 2015
KiwiSaver sign-ups have dipped again over September to an all-time low, falling to less than half the rate recorded in the month prior to the removal of the $1,000 ‘kickstart’ incentive.
3 November 2015
Savers are told what their total pot of money is but are left to their own devices to work out whether they are on track for retirement.