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Money Matters...

If you find you spent more that you earned this month, then check out some ideas that may help you manage better next month. There is also information about savings and other money management ideas.

The Three Bucket Approach to Retirement

July 4, 2015 | Filed under Retirement

frm LIz Koh at Moneymax comes some sound advice on how best to get income from investments in retirement. She says this is a problem that has many possible solutions.

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Sweet Spot for First Home Buyers

June 30, 2015 | Filed under Buying a first home

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Proposed changes to the Reserve Bank’s restrictions on high-LVR residential mortgage lending could create opportunities for first home buyers outside the Auckland region. The Reserve Bank has released a consultation paper which proposes a tighter regime for Auckland and a more relaxed approach for other areas of the country. Read more from Liz Koh at MoneyMax

Your Biggest Household Expense

October 10, 2014 | Filed under Personal financial management

Look at your spending over the last year and you will no doubt find that, aside from your mortgage or rent, your biggest expense is food. Cutting back on how much you spend on food each week… Read more

Money Management for Couples

September 20, 2014 | Filed under Personal financial management

The question of who takes responsibility for managing financial affairs and setting goals and priorities in a relationship is one that has a number of different solutions.

The start of a relationship can mean a loss of financial independence that is difficult to adapt to…  Read more

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