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

Sharesies Referral Code: Get $5 Free

With a $15 welcome bonus on offer until August 23 there has never been a better time to grab a Sharesies referral code and start investing with Sharesies. Use this one to get started now: Join Sharesies Now How does Sharesies work? Sharesies started in 2016 with a goal of making investing as accessible for … Read more

5 Helpful Tips for Coping With Financial Stress

Are you experiencing money worries at the moment? If so, I’m very sorry to hear that. Sometimes it’s tough to read blogs by people who have it all figured out. For that reason, I wanted to share some of my money weaknesses and worries in the form of a real-life situation my family recently went … Read more

Help Bring Octopus Group Surveys to New Zealand

Listen up, survey takers. Octopus Group are keen to launch in New Zealand but they need your help to build their membership to 5000 members to go to market here. Octopus have long been the favourite of our survey takers in Australia and we have no doubt they will do great things in New Zealand. … Read more

Case Study: Cashflow Positive Property in Christchurch

Although I really want Mum’s Money to be about my readers, sometimes it is immensely helpful to read a personal story. In that vein, I am sharing this property investment case study about a recent real estate purchase my husband and I made in Christchurch. In February of 2019, we purchased an investment property in … Read more

The Beginners Guide to Property Investment in New Zealand

Are you interested in property investment in New Zealand? You aren’t alone. Investing in property is a topic we Kiwis love to discuss. Whether it’s your parent’s rental property ‘nest egg’ or your mate overseas who’s bought a rental at home while he travels, it’s no secret that us Kiwis love property. There’s a good … Read more

10 Easy Ways to Earn Free Gift Cards in New Zealand

One of the easiest ways to save money is to stop spending it. We all know that. But that doesn’t stop us needing to replace things when they break or buy gifts for the special people in our lives. One of my favourite money saving tips is to stop using your own money to pay … Read more