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Is the Reserve Bank leading us into a recession?

July 25th, 2014 -

Several sets of news came out this month which appear to fly in the face of, and contradict our blind belief in New Zealand’s “rock star economy”.  The ANZ Business Outlook survey shows business confidence declining as economic growth... Read more

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Is Debt Consolidation an Option for You?

July 23rd, 2014 -

A Debt Consolidation Loan is entered into for the purpose of paying off multiple debts by transferring them into a single loan. Debt consolidation loans do not reduce your debt directly, but could be a good way to re-organise your debt, making your... Read more

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Goal Setting

February 7th, 2014 -

So the New Year has rolled around again and it is time to set those New Year’s resolutions or goals. At first thought, it seems a straight forward process of just firing off some things you know you want to do, be, or have done by the end of the... Read more

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Helping Kids To Save

February 3rd, 2014 -

Ages 3-5: The Lesson: You may have to wait to buy something you want. Activities For Ages 3 To 5 1. Create three jars – each labeled “Saving,” “Spending” or “Sharing.” Every time your child receives money, whether for doing chores or... Read more

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Time to take action…

January 31st, 2014 -

Did you have sufficient funds saved for the Christmas holiday period?  If you didn’t, saving a little throughout the year is really the smart way to plan for Christmas. Depositing regular amounts into your NZCU Christmas Saver throughout the... Read more

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It’s Back To School Time!

January 24th, 2014 -

It’s that time again when holidays finish and school starts again for a new year. For some children, it’s their very first time at school and they’re probably a bit scared. For every child, it’s a new class, perhaps a new teacher. For many... Read more