Articles

Work – time for a change?

  • Ruth
  • 9th of October 2018

Have you ever dreaded Monday morning? Most of us have at some point. But have you ever dreaded it with every fibre of your being and even hated the thought of getting in the car on a Monday morning and heading to spend eight hours at a place you just didn’t want to be at?…

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Advice to my younger self

  • NZHL
  • 27th of September 2018
  • advice

During Money Week 2018 we asked people ‘what was the one piece of advice you’d love to go back and give your younger self about money’? We got some amazing responses, here are some of our favourites:   To save and go travel instead of wasting money on food and dresses – ruzanforrest Pay off…

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Windfall

  • Ruth
  • 28th of August 2018
  • advice
  • debt reduction

I know a guy, let’s call him Tim. I think he is about 25 and in the last year he bought his first ever house. He is pretty proud of it and rightly so and I’ve noticed that the responsibility has made him grow up pretty quickly. That is he can’t go out drinking with…

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What lenders are looking for?

  • NZHL
  • 14th of August 2018
  • advice
  • buying a house
  • home loan application

When applying for a home loan it can be quite daunting, particularly if you have been declined by a lending institution before. It can sometimes be hard to know what lenders are looking for. Most applications are assessed on a case by case basis, and each lending institution will have its own lending criteria based…

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