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The Workplace Savings NZ Communication Awards 2015 are go!

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.

Regions lead uptake of house subsidy

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.

Youth KiwiSaver revolt kicks in, FUM pushes $30bn

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.

Pension funding planning falls short

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.

Annual KiwiSaver inflows verge on $5bn

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).