18 Side Hustles to Make Extra Money in New Zealand [2022]

Looking for a side hustle to make extra money that actually works in New Zealand? I get it. Sometimes it doesn’t matter how good you are at budgeting; if there isn’t enough to go around you can find yourself scrambling to pay the bills. Beautiful Aotearoa is a great place to live, but that lifestyle … Read more

14 Best Paid Survey Websites in New Zealand [2022]

Are you interested in taking paid surveys in New Zealand? Well, you’ve come to the right place.  Getting paid to do surveys is an easy way to earn extra money from home (it’s one of my top side hustles).  There are many options for online survey companies in New Zealand but not all are equal … Read more

10 Trade Me Selling Tips That’ll Get You More Money

Selling stuff on Trademe is still an excellent way to make extra money online in 2021. In this article, David shares his top ten trade me selling tips for getting your items sold and money in your back pocket (or bank account). Top 10 Trade Me Selling Tips 2022 There are many ways you can … Read more

7 Places To Get Help With Debt In New Zealand

Living with debt can feel like carrying a heavy secret around, day in day out, and makes getting help with debt feel even harder.  Society, by and large, teaches us that talking about money is taboo — an attitude that only perpetuates feelings of shame, stress and embarrassment over a problem that is actually quite … Read more

20 Hours Free ECE in a Nutshell

If you have children in childcare, you’ll likely have heard of the 20 hour Free ECE (early childhood education) subsidy that exists in New Zealand. 20 Hours Free ECE: What You Need to Know In this guide to the 20 hour ECE subsidy we cover the following What is 20 hours free ECE? Who is … Read more

New Zealand School Holidays 2021

Below we list all the New Zealand school holiday dates for 2021. Note the flexibility around start and finish dates is left up to the school so the best place to check your exact dates for New Zealand school holidays are with your school. 2021 school terms and school holiday dates Term 1 Number of … Read more

The Market NZ Refer a Friend

Searching for a The Market NZ Refer a Friend code? You savvy shopper you. Well. you’re in luck. Using this The Market Referral Code you’ll save $20 off your first purchase over $99. To be clear, I’ll also get a $20 coupon until 31 January 2020 What is The Market NZ? The Market is New Zealand’s … Read more

9 New Zealand Product Testing Companies That Want Your Feedback

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What if you could have some of the perks of being rich and famous, without the effort? Sadly, we’re not talking about the mansions – but just like a celebrity, you can get companies to send you free products to try, and use your opinions to influence brands. Product testing in New Zealand seems to … Read more

13 of the Best Money Making Apps in New Zealand [2022 Update]

When it comes to money-making apps NZ options have been lacking for a long time. I’m pleased to report that is no longer the case. Some people are surprised to learn about apps that make money or think they must be a scam. Well, there are plenty of scams in the making money online world, but … Read more

4 Wealth-Crushing Real Estate Investment Mistakes to Avoid

One of the main reasons I started to write about money was to share the many mistakes I have learnt in my ongoing journey to wealth. I’ve mentioned before that I purchased my first investment property at the age of 24. This blog is about my current and future financial position so I’m not going … Read more