Investing

Invest smarter with thinkmoney – find out how to make your money work harder.

Creating a path to financial freedom

Sean Folan decided to take a bold approach with his finances - even though it meant doing something different to what his family advised. Find out how his plan has made a difference to Sean's financial future.

Got the market wobbles?

Seen some media reports recently about the global share markets falling? Wondering what it all means and why it's affected your KiwiSaver balance? We break it down for you.

Checklist: How to get financially prepared

Been playing ostrich with your finances for too long? Time to take your head out of the sand and get your finances under control! Use this handy checklist to help get you started.

Insurance – for peace of mind

Having the right insurance in place could help you through a difficult time. But – what’s the right cover for you? And what do you need to protect?

Why do I need life insurance?

What is life insurance and why is it important? Life insurance isn’t so much for you. It’s for your family, should something happen to you.

How to start a savings plan

Do you live outside your means? Don't worry - you're not alone. Find out how to how to tackle your spending and start a budget - without becoming a Nigel-no-mates.

Dream big. Live better. Save well.

Putting a price on your dreams might be scary - but it makes it easier to work towards achieving your dream.

When the unexpected isn't a nice surprise

Are you prepared if the unexpected happens? Having a rainy day fund might just help you bounce back if the going gets tough.

Saving creates freedom

Contributing to a regular savings plan allows you to take charge of your cash and make it work for you

Kombucha and...KiwiSaver?

You are the recycling guru and want to live in a clean, green ethical world. So how do you make sure your KiwiSaver savings is invested in funds that align with your values?

Socially responsible investing explained

Watch an animated guide to socially responsible investing. You don't have to choose between your values and making money