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 2022

Below we list all the New Zealand school holiday dates for 2022. 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. 2022 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 [2023 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 scams. 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