NETWORKING EVENTS - Auckland Luncheon 9th September & Wellington Breakfast 10th September
WSNZ and WiS are delighted to have Alisa Caldwell, Moneywise Global as guest speaker. The topic: Flight Centre’s journey: excellence in employee relations. Click here for more information and to register.
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27 August 2015
The Workplace Savings NZ Communication Awards are set to kick off for the 16th year running. Entries open on the 1st September 2015.
24 August 2015
First-home buyers in the regions are leading the uptake of new subsidies worth up to $20,000 as Aucklanders struggle with ever-increasing house prices. Close to 7000 applications from first-home buyers have been made for new, larger HomeStart housing subsidies, new figures reveal.
16 August 2015
Just two months after the government cancelled the $1,000 kickstart sign-on payment, KiwiSaver growth in the 24-and-under market has fallen off a cliff, according to the latest Inland Revenue Department (IRD) statistics.
12 August 2015
Almost two-thirds of New Zealanders nearing retirement have not yet worked out how much money they will need to keep afloat after retiring, a new survey has found.
9 August 2015
KiwiSaver inflows were up 17 per cent in the 12 months to the end of June with contributions hitting $4.8 billion compared to just over $4 billion (up 33 per cent on 2013) during the previous annual period, according to new figures released by the Inland Revenue Department (IRD).